Veteran actor Mon Confiado is on a roll as he showed yet another set of stills, this time from the US-set film for which he will be starring in, days after sharing photos from the South Korean crime movie he is also a part of.
Helmed by Filipino-American indie director Marcia Chavez, the film — titled “Turncoat” — also stars Italian actress Annaluisa Capasa.
According to Mon, the film will follow the story of a mild-mannered man who lives a happy and quiet life with his Italian wife in LA [Los Angeles]. But things take a sudden turn when mysterious people started telling him he was a former hitman in Manila.
The synopsis adds that his character was charged as someone else for whom they’ve been looking. The question: Is this a case of mistaken identity or he has a history no one knows about? He must confront his violent past.
A mild mannered man lives a happy and quiet life with his Italian wife in LA. Suddenly mysterious people telling him he was a former hitman in Manila and charging that he is someone else for whom they’ve been looking. Is this a case of mistaken identity or he has a history no one knows about? He must confront his violent past. “TURNCOAT” A Marcial Chavez Film Coming Soon!
Meanwhile, the South Korean film “The Golden Holiday” — directed by Kim Bong-han — also stars Kwak Do-won and Kim Sang-ho.
First stills added for the upcoming Korean movie “THE GOLDEN HOLIDAY" 국제수사 (2020) • A Showbox (쇼박스) Entertainment Corp • Directed by Kim Bong-han • With Kwak Do-won, Kim Dae-myung, Kim Hee-won, Kim Sang-ho, Mon Confiado, Shin Dong-mi, Lee Yoo-jin-I • Genre: Action-Adventure-Crime • Synopsis: The first family trip to the Philippines turns into an investigation of local murder case surrounding ’Yamashita’s Gold’. A laid-back countryside detective Byung-su (Kwak Do-won) takes his family to the Philippines for his 10th wedding anniversary. In fact, his hidden agenda is to track down his old friend Yong-bae (Kim Sang-ho) who scammed him and got away a few years ago. In Manila, Byung-su finds Yong-bae in prison for murder, and hears about the case surrounding ‘Yamashita’s Gold’. Swayed by a share of the Gold that Yong-bae offers, Byung-su suddenly becomes embroiled in the case. • Release date in Korea : 2020 • Photos credit to Showbox Corp Korea
The film tells the story of a detective’s supposed family trip to the Philippines that turned into an investigation of a local murder involving “Yamashita’s Gold.”