Including Rain, his co-stars in movie ‘Red Muffler’ (working title) about fighter pilots like ‘Top Gun’ being attempted domestically for the first time, recently had dinner to solidify the friendship in a restaurant located in Seoul’s Cheongdam-dong, and psychologically they prepared.
After dinner, they went off to a bar and Rain paid off the drinking. He received loud applause from them by saying, “I’ve made my decision after due reflection, so I feel more burdened than ever by the major task I took on. I try to do my best to make it become very successful.”
The production and distribution company of this movie is CJ Entertainment.
‘Lee Mi Kyung’, the Vice-President of the company and a heavy hitter of Korean film industry, is known to cast Rain as the leading character herself, as all the parts, from the earliest planning stage to the final cast, have been spearheaded by her.
She didn’t attended the dinner, but ‘Choi Joon Howan’, the Executive Director of the company, were represented at the dinner with her secretaries by the Vice-President.
The storyline of blockbuster movie ‘Red Muffler’ is as follows :
Flight Lieutenant ‘Jung Tae Hoon’ (Rain), the youngest fighter pilot in Black Eagle team, tries an absolutely forbidden maneuver which speeds over the limit while putting on an air show, so he gets into trouble with the team and is shunted off to a regional combat air patrol. While there, he falls in love with Sergeant ‘Yu Se Young’ (Shin Se Kyung), a female aircraft mechanic who is very strict and uptight.
A scene in the film, while there are dogfights between South Korea and North Korea aircraft (F15K vs MIG29 ), a fighter pilot from South Korea ejects from the falling airplane near the border and is isolated within it. The story’ll show the intrepid combat air patrols’ efforts to rescue the isolated pilot on the razor’s edge.
‘Red Muffler’ starring Rain begins shooting late in February.
Credit to Newsen http://news.nate.com/view/20110215n03853
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