2017 - Action

Presented out of competition at the 74th Venice Film Festival

By the master John Woo, contemporary remake of a Japanese classic and adaptation of Juko Nishimura’s novel “You must across the River of Wrath”. Manhunt is the story of lawyer Du Qiu, framed for murder in Japan, who attempts to clear his name while escaping the police chase and the attacks of mysterious killers. Veteran Detective Yamura feels that this open and closed case is hiding something so quickly. Is the real killer lurking somewhere else? Is there a conspiracy behind the brutal murder?

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Directed by John Woo Cast Hanyu Zhang, Masaharu Fukuyama, Ji-won Ha, Jun Kunimura