Those of you who live in America and wish to see more Korean representation on the big screen can celebrate!  The action movie “Quick” is slated to open in selected theaters in the United States and Canada later this month. 

The film’s production company, CJ Entertainment, confirmed that “Quick” will make its US premiere at CGV Cinema in Los Angeles on August 19.  Next, it will hit twelve other cities in the US, as well as several Canadian cities.

In Korea, “Quick” premiered on July 20 and sold over 2.3 million tickets.  It is directed by Cho Bum Goo and stars Lee Min Ki and Kang Ye Won.  It is about a motorcycle messenger who must try to figure out who planted the bomb inside his girlfriend’s helmet and how to remove it.  Sounds exciting!