Watch: New Korean Thriller Films ‘The Tooth and the Nail’ and ‘House of the Disappeared’

The Tooth and the Nail

Director: Jung Sik, Kim Hwee

Cast: Go Soo, Kim Joo-hyuk (The Truth Beneath), Park Sung-woong (A Violent Prosecutor)

Based on the 1955 novel of the same name by Bill Ballinger, the story takes place in 1940′ Kyungsung (old name of Seoul) and features a man (played by Go Soo) who flings himself into the mystery behind his fiancée’s death.

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House of the Disappeared

Director: Lim Dae-woong

Cast: Kim Yun-jin (Ode to My Father), Ok Taec-yeon, Jo Jae-yun

Scripted by director Jang Jae-hyun of The Priests, 2015, the story follows a woman (played by Kim Yun-jin) who faces up to 25 years in jail for the death of her husband and the disappearance of her son. Upon her release she returns to her home, where the incident took place.

Additional source: Kobiz