The new movie “The Road to Boston” has released a poster and teaser!
“The Road to Boston” tells the story of Korean national marathon runners who are looking forward to taking part in an international marathon event for the first time since the liberation of Korea. The Boston Marathon is a prestigious marathon event with a rich history and prestige, which has been held every year on the third Monday of April since its launch in 1897. The film “The Road to Boston” tells about the journey and anecdotes of the first from Korea who will overcome the chaotic national situation after liberation.
In a newly released poster, Ha Jung Woo, Im Siwan and Pae Sung Woo run together under the sunlight before the marathon.
The teaser of “The Road to Boston” begins with the story of the stadium announcer: “The winner of the 1936 Berlin Olympic Marathon was Song Ki Tei (Japanese pronunciation of the name Song Ki Chang, a Korean who won a gold medal in the marathon for the 1936 Olympic Games in Berlin, who was supposed to participate in the competition as part of the Japanese delegation). This is followed by a male voice: “Since we couldn’t run under our own names, we have to make sure that our children can run for their country under their own names.” During the marathon, the attention of the crowd is focused on the marathon runner, who is called “the second Son Ki Chung” in the T-shirt of the Korean national team.
Watch the full teaser below!
“The Road to Boston” directed by Kang Jae-gyu, who directed the films “Shiri” and “Taegukgi”, is scheduled to be released in September 2023 during the Chusok holiday in Korea. Stay tuned!