A Better Tomorrow
- 2 hr 4 min
'A Better Tomorrow' is a Korean gangster crime drama starring Joo Jin-mo, Song Seung-hun, Kim Kang-woo and Jo Han-sun. This film is a remake of the orignial 1986 Hong Kong film, 'A Better Tomorrow'. Directed by Song Hae-sung, this film tells an intense story of betrayal and crime among brothers. Inseperable friends Hyuk and Young-chun are arms traffickers. However, they have a lot of guilt from a terrible wrong they committed while they were escaping from North Korea. While they were escaping, they left behind Hyuck's younger brother, Chul. As a result of his treasonous decision, Hyuck's family faced severe punishment and his mother died in prison. Hyuk feels terrible about his mistakes and even tries to earn back his brother's trust when he escapes to South Korea and becomes a police officer but to no avail. The plot really escalates when Young-chun pressures Hyuk into doing one last job for their gang, which is the case that now Officer Chul is in charge of.