SEO Bok is a highly anticipated Korean science fiction action movie directed by Lee Yong-joo and starring Gong Yoo, Park Bo Gum, Jang Young Nam and Lee Tae-jong.
SEO Bok Release Date
The movie revolves around a future CIA agent named SEO Bok, whose past becomes a mystery when he goes missing. He is presumed dead and when his body is found, Bok has taken over the leadership of the spy agency. But his past returns and he must fight his way against enemies from within and out. Principal photography started in May 2021.
One interesting fact about the movie is that it has already been postponed several times before its planned release date. In April, it was postponed due to the release of The Fantastic Mr Fox which was in the works as well. And in May, the movie’s casting was delayed yet again.
On July 8th, it was revealed that the movie is undergoing changes and cuts for the second shooting session. However, there are reports stating that the movie is now set to be released on December 10, 2021. Whether this will be the final date for the movie or not, we will just have to wait and see.
One of the most notable characters in the movie is the protagonist, Seo Bok, played by Gong Yoo. Although the character seems to be an average government worker, he is actually the father of one of the main female characters, Lee Tae-jong. The two became lovers at the start of the film but the story shows that there is more to their relationship.
There are several reasons why the two of them are getting into each other’s company. It is possible that the chemistry between the two of them worked well because it draws the audience’s attention SEO Bergen. However, the chemistry between the two of them also did not work out well, as they often bickered with each other, and one had accused the other of being possessive towards his partner.
Most of the time, the storyline of the film revolved around the romance between SEO Bok and Park Geon-seo. However, there were some scenes where the two of them had a fling. In one scene, the two of them nearly got into a fight when the latter bit Seo. Fortunately, the two of them were saved by their boss, which made the entire film interesting and exciting to watch.
Another character that got his spotlight in the film was the villain, Dr. X, played by Kim Tae-hoon. This role saw Kim become one of the best and most beloved male actors in Korean cinema history. It was also one of the most difficult roles to successfully do, since most of the movie’s scenes were interspersed with Kim Tae-hoon’s character telling horrible stories about his former co-workers, patients, and even his own daughter.
Unfortunately, upon its release date, the movie only received a mediocre response from viewers. One reason for this was the acting. A number of viewers found that the characters were not believable and this caused them to lose interest in watching the film altogether. With this said, Kim Tae-hoon is sure to be popular once again, since viewers are sure to find him likable and believable once more.