“Sector 7″ – A New Korean Creature Feature
Below you will find several photos, a poster above and the official plot synopsis in between, for the forthcoming South Korean creature feature Sector 7 by Kim Ji-hoon. The movie centres on a group of workers on an oil rig called the ‘eclipse’ and they are terrorised by an underwater sea creature. The film is shot in 3D and is one of the most anticipated movies in Korea. Sector 7 stars Ha Ji-Won, Ahn Seong Ji, Lee Han Wee and Park Cheol-Win, and will be released in Korea next summer. There is no word on international distribution as of yet.
Official Plot Synopsis:
In Sector 7, an underwater oil field located south of Jeju Island, Hae-jun is working as a marine equipment manager on an oil prospecting ship called Eclipse. Joining the crew later is Jeong-man, a former colleague of Hae-jun’s father, assigned to Eclipse as captain. Though his job is to oversee the withdrawal of the ship, he suggests conducting some drilling one last time. After 3 weeks of preparation, Hae-jun takes new recruit underwater, but he sinks to the bottom of the sea when his equipment fails. Shortly after crew members begin to turn up dead, one by one, their bodies viciously mutilated. What the few survivors soon discover is a transparent underwater creature they encountered once before. The viral monster infiltrated the ship through the drilling pipe and has been feeding on the crew to survive. For Hae-jun and his colleagues, a fight for their lives begins.