Superstar Rain and well-known film actress Lee Na Young (of cult classic Ireland
) return to dramas after five-to-six year hiatuses for the swashbuckling action drama RUNAWAY: PLAN B
. From the writer-director pair behind the year's earlier smash hit Chuno
, this high-budget romantic comedy was filmed all across Europe and Asia, with locations including Tokyo, Shanghai, Macau, and Hong Kong.
The star-studded cast includes Lee Jung-jin of 9 End 2 Outs
and Daniel Henney of "X-Men Origins: Wolverine" and My Lovely Sam Soon
. Well-known Japanese singer Uehara Takako and Japanese actor Takenaka Naoto contribute to the drama's international flair. An almost instant hit, Runaway: Plan B
is a high-profile, stylish, unique action romance.
During the outbreak of the Korean War, a vast amount of money disappeared. Sixty years later, it has resurfaced, sparking an international frenzy as fortune hunters, detectives, private operatives, and policemen go on the hunt for it, jockeying with each other to find and secure it. Among those with a stake in it are Jin Yi (Lee Na Young), a mysterious operative, and Ji-woo (Rain), a spy with his own motives. Jin Yi approaches Ji-woo under false pretenses, planning to use him to get closer to the money. As the two tread an international trail in their search for the money, an attraction springs up between them. But can this relationship survive in the face of their constant deception of each other?
Things are further complicated by Do Soo (Lee Jung Jin), a talented investigations officer who pursues Ji-woo, and femme fatale Mi Jin (Yoon Son Ha), who pursues Ji-woo in the romantic sense. Mi Jin, a woman with a haunted past, initially indends to kill Jin Yi, but falls for Ji Woo instead, and the two women become rivals for Ji Woo's affections. Kieko (Uehara Takako) and Kai (Daniel Henney) are two other individuals who become caught up in these tumultuous events.
Also known as Fugitive and Domangja.
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