From writer, director and producer Lương Đình Dũng (Drowsy City aka Thành Phố Ngủ Gật) comes the latest Vietnamese action thriller 578 Magnum.
Synopsis: A container truck driver, Hùng, lives an idyllic life with his little daughter, An. The father and the daughter become the closest companions in every journey with their orange container truck. Life goes on like that until An has to leave her father to go to school. One day, Hùng is informed that An is suffering from a severe depression. Relying on his old skills in the past and finding out the truth, Hùng becomes enraged and pained to know that his little girl was kidnapped and sexually abused by a male stranger. Starting his lone and intense journey looking for and chasing after the unknown abuser, Hùng realizes that to hunt down that psychopath he has to counter the massive underground forces behind them.
The cast is led by Alexandre Nguyễn (End of a Gun) along with Hoàng Phúc Nguyễn (Clash), former Miss Universe Vietnam H’Hen Niê, Nguyễn Lâm Thảo Tâm and Jessica Minh Anh.
Action is handled by Korean stunt veteran Oh Sea Young (Snowpiercer) with director of photography by Morgan Schmidt (Furie).
578 Magnum is set for release in Vietnam on March 25th.