Synopsis Concrete Utopia, the situation after the great earthquake in Korea
When the only building remains after a devastating earthquake, the situation among the survivors begins to become tense.
concrete utopia it became the umpteenth film made based on the best-selling webtoon. concrete utopia is a new disaster thriller about the aftermath of a massive earthquake. The cast includes Lee Byung-Hun, Park Seo-Joon, Park Bo-Young, Choi Young-Do, and Kim Sun-Young.
The film is directed by Uhm Tae-Hwa, based on the comic webtoon created by Kim Soong-Nyoong. It will be shown in Indonesian theaters on August 23, 2023. This was confirmed by Feat Pictures with the post, and Cinépolis Indonesia released the official trailer on their YouTube channel.
concrete utopia will tell the story that begins when the survivors gather at the Hwang Goong Apartments, the only building still standing in Seoul that was hit by an earthquake.
Young-Tak (Lee Byung-Hun) temporarily leads the residents of Hwanggoong’s apartment. When a crisis occurs, Young-Tak tries to protect the residents from outsiders. Min-Sung (Park Seo-Joon) is a civil servant.
He was chosen by Young-tak and became his assistant. Myeong-Hwa (Park Bo-Young) is Min-Sung’s wife and nurse. She took care of the wounded.
In the previously released character poster, the presence of Young Tak (Lee Byung Hun), the temporary leader of the residents of the Hwang Goong Apartment, overwhelms the viewers’ attention with his gaze and intense atmosphere alone.
There is a caption that says: “I think this apartment has been chosen”, which arouses the curiosity of viewers about his leadership.
Along with the character of Min Sung (Park Seo Joon), the text that reads, “It will all end if they kick us out of here,” shows his desperation to protect his family.
On the other hand, the text on Myung Hwa’s (Park Bo Young) poster reads, “Shouldn’t it be our priority to find a way to survive together?” showing his determination, trying not to lose faith even in a life and death situation.
Also, Geum Ae (Kim Sun Young) with the sentence: “Only our residents are allowed to enter this complex”, Hye Won (Park Ji Hoo) with the sentence: “Everyone looks very hopeful”.
Also, Do Kyun (Kim Do Yoon) with his line, “It’s a problem even if you have a conscience and even if you don’t,” which increases the tension and increases the anticipation for the story that will happen in the Hwang Goong apartment.