Showbox sells Thieves, Nameless Gangster
Korea’s Showbox has scored further sales on heist action thriller The Thieves and recent hit Nameless Gangster: Rules Of The Time.
The Thieves, directed by Choi Dong-hoon, has gone to China (Lava Film), Hong Kong (Edko Films) and Thailand (L.H. Moviefusion) during this market. Currently in post-production, this heist action thriller revolves around a group of thieves who attempt to steal a $20m blue dimond from a Macau casino.
Meanwhile, Nameless Gangster: Rules Of The Time has gone to Japan (KRCG), China (Binci Media), Hong Kong (i-Cable Entertainment), French-speaking Europe (Metropolitan Filmexport), Spain (Mediatres Estudio) and Ex-USSR and the Baltics (Maywin Films).
Showbox also sealed several deals on action thriller A Company Man, starring So Ji-sub, which has gone to Japan (Pony Canyon), Indonesia (Ram Indo), Thailand (STG Multimedia),
German-speaking Europe (Splendid Film) and French-speaking Europe (Synergy Cinema).
In addition, L.H. Moviefusion took Thai rights for thriller The Scent and romcom Love On-Air. The Scent was also sold to Hong Kong (Edko Films) and Singapore (Shaw Renters).