Netflix has its most viewed Korean action movie: Hunters in the Wild. In a post-apocalyptic Seoul, a seasoned hunter must confront a demented doctor who conducts experiments on humans, and seeks to stop him. What are the keys to this breathless film?
Hunters in an Inhospitable Land is a kind of sequel to Survivors: After the Earthquake, with a Seoul devastated by an earthquake in which only one building was left standing: inside, a scientist is doing tests on teenagers to, supposedly, save humanity . But the truth is darker.
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In this context, the intrepid hunter played by action star Don Lee in Hunters in the Wild must rescue a teenager from the hands of this scientist, as he keeps her captive with his dangerous secret purpose.
“Badland Hunters” is the original title of the film with Don Lee as the hero Nam San. By: Cha Min-jung/Netflix
Already Survivors: After the Earthquake (Concrete Utopia) had been a success after being released a few months ago. Badland Hunters operates as a sequel and, at the same time, as a spin-off. He starts from the same earthquake and deals with what happens in another area of the city and with other protagonists, three years later.
What is “Hunters in a Bad Land” like, the most watched post-apocalyptic action film
This is what Hunters in an Inhospitable Land tells. In this Seoul destroyed after this large-scale earthquake, the survivors live in the Bus district, with problems due to the scarcity of drinking water and food, the attack of criminal gangs and the threat of giant animals such as crocodiles.
Nam San (Don Lee) is a hunter who catches these beasts and feeds them to the town, in exchange for an exchange of goods. Han Su-na (Roh Jeong-eui), a teenager whom he has protected for years, becomes trapped in the apartment complex that she promised herself as a refuge. This will get you into action.
Don Lee must rescue a teenager from the hands of a scientist who is holding her captive. By: Cha Min-jung/Netflix
Don Lee, the actor from Zombie Station (and who was also in Eternals, from 2021, from Marvel and in The Roundup saga) is the star of this film in which the scientist Yang Gi-sum (Lee Hee-jun) seems to be developing a vaccine that will lead humanity to its “salvation.” But the lies surrounding his methods—and his experiments on his own daughter—do not bode well.
While the young Han Su-na (Roh Jeong-eui) begins to feel the pressure that Gi-sum offers her to drink drinking water, Nam San and another character, Choi Ji-wan, discover the lie and join up with an ex-military woman. of the apartment building, Lee Eun-ho (An Ji-hye), to save the young woman.
The truth of the mad scientist's investigations will appear in Hunters in an Inhospitable Land, which will combine science fiction with non-stop action and Don Lee will show off physically and dramatically. For all these reasons, this film is the most viewed on Netflix.
Lee Hee-jun is the mad scientist Yan Ki-in “Badland Hunters.” By: Cha Min-jung/Netflix
Cast of “Hunters in an Inhospitable Land”
Ma Dong-seok as Nam-sanLee Hee-joon as Yang Gi-suLee Jun-young as Choi ji-wanRoh Jeong-eui as SunaAn Ji-hye as Eun-ho
Trailer for “Hunters in an Inhospitable Land”