Main poster and release date set for movie “The Policeman’s Lineage” starring Cho Jin-Woong & Choi Woo-Sik. The film is based on Japanese novel “Keikan no Chi” by Joh Sasaki, which was previously adapted into 2009 TV Asahi drama special “The Policeman’s Lineage.” Caption on the main poster asks “Two police officers on the border. Who will you trust?”
“The Policeman’s Lineage” is now scheduled for release January 5, 2022 in South Korea.
Plot Synopsis by AsianWiki: Park Gang-Yoon (Cho Jin-Woong) is the chief of an investigation team that deals with serious crimes. His team has an unrivaled arrest record. Park Gang-Yoon prioritizes making arrests. For that, he doesn’t mind using illegal methods to get information.
Choi Min-Jae (Choi Woo-Sik) is a rookie police officer. He is a man of principle. To obtain a secret document about his deceased father, he accepts a mission to monitor Park Gang-Yoon and gather information on his corrupt dealings. He then joins Park Gang-Yoon’s team.