THE THIEVES Steals onto Blu-ray and DVD February 12
All for the Money. One for the Revenge. Every Man for Himself.
Source: Well Go USA, MPRM Communications
Special Thanks to Leif Helland
Debuting on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital February 12th from Well Go USA Entertainment, THE THIEVES (도둑들, Dodookdeul, 2012) made box office history as Korea’s highest-grossing movie to date, with more than a half-million tickets sold on the first day and over 10 million tickets sold in the first three weeks. Director Dong-hoo Choi’s (WOOCHI, THE BIG SWINDLE, TAZZA: THE HIGH ROLLERS) high stakes heist film follows five thieves at the top of their game as they plan to plan to pull off a major Casino robbery. The all-star ensemble includes Gianna Jun (SNOW FLOWER AND THE SECRET FAN), Kim Hae-suk (THIRST), Kim Hye-su (MODERN BOY), Kim Soo Hyun (TV’s THE THIRD HOSPITAL), Kim Yun-seok (PUNCH), Angelica Lee (SLEEPWALKER), Lee Jung-Jae (THE ACCIDENTAL GANGSTER), Oh Dal-su (THE TRAFFICKERS), Kwok Cheung Tsang (THE BULLET VANISHES) and Simon Yam (IP MAN, IP MAN 2). Bonus materials include two behind-the-scenes featurettes.
It’s the score of their lives — if they can pull it off. Five thieves at the top of their game, and the crew is assembling for their biggest job yet. Popie’s the muscle and brains, Pepsee’s the safecracker, Yenicall climbs walls, Zampano is the strategy man, and Chewingum is the master of disguise. But this new score — it’s hot. Maybe too hot. But who can resist the Tear of the Sun: a 318-carat diamond, worth 20 million dollars, and locked away in a casino. The vault is impenetrable, the location covered in cops, and everyone knows there’s no honor among thieves — especially not the crew Macao Park, Popie’s old partner, has forced their team to work with.
As they gear up and stroll into the casino with a plan, skills, and a whole lot of nerve, they quickly learn that avoiding the cops may not be their toughest problem. What’s Macao Park’s real motive? Who will betray them all? And who will walk away with the diamond?
THE THIEVES has a runtime of approximately 136 minutes and is not rated.
• “Meet The Thieves” Featurette
• “The Making of THE THIEVES” Featurette
Catalog #: WGU01388B
UPC Code: 812491013885
Catalog #: WGU01387D
UPC Code: 812491013878
About Well Go USA
Well Go USA, Inc. is a theatrical and home entertainment distribution company that specializes in bringing top content, including the best in Asian Cinema to North America. As a leader in independent film distribution, Well Go’s titles can be seen across a variety of formats and platforms including in theaters, on DVD, Blu-ray, digital (video-on-demand, electronic sell-through and streaming) and broadcast television through cable and satellite. Since 1994, Well Go has acquired and released over 2,000 titles worldwide. In 2005, Well Go expanded its distribution to North America where five to ten titles are released monthly.
Well Go USA’s corporate headquarters are in Plano, TX with offices in Taiwan and China.