Pipeline begins with an explosion and the tempo of director Yu-ha’s heist movie hardly ever slows down after that. What causes the lethal inferno is an incompetent try to siphon off oil from an underground pipeline. One slip up and an oil thief may die a horrible loss of life, however that risk doesn’t cease thieves from making an attempt. None is as expert because the grasp oil thief nicknamed Drill Bit, performed by Seo In-guk.
The giant sums he collects for realizing when and faucet into underground pipes pay for his fancy sports activities automotive and designer fits. He’s in it for the cash and he’s pleased with the abilities that purchase him costly issues. Those in-demand expertise have made him just a little conceited.
A bigger than normal paycheck convinces him to work for Gun Woo, the pinnacle of an oil refinery, performed by Lee Soo-hyuk. Drill Bit could also be a prison, however he’s mainly an honest man. Gun Woo, however, is a cartoon villain, planning a money-making scheme that won’t solely damage these he employed to drill, but in addition many harmless bystanders.
While Pipeline is quick paced and humorous, counting on inept criminals and cops for laughs, ultimately the story settles on an vital fact. Drill Bit and his teammates are criminals, however life provided them few reliable decisions. Gun Woo is a company chairman, with limitless sources, however he’s ready to sacrifice harmless lives to amass extra money.
Drill Bit’s prison workforce consists of Jeobsae, performed by Eum Moon-suk, who was so humorous within the dramas Backstreet Rookie and Hello, Me. He performs a welder, spying on his teammates, and he does so to comedian impact. The workforce is rounded out by actors Tae Hang-ho, Bae Da-bin and Yoo Seung-mok. While many of the workforce members signed as much as finance the opportunity of a contemporary begin, ultimately they understand that taking down Gun Woo is extra vital.
Seo In-guk and Lee Soo-hyuk, have labored collectively greater than as soon as and may at present each be seen within the TV drama Doom At Your Service, however Pipeline is their greatest appearing collaboration but. Their characters’ intense interactions propel a sequence of brutal showdowns, a few of which contain creative makes use of for a blow torch. Seo is relatable as a person whose conceitedness hides his emotions, whereas Lee is sort of comical in his very plausible villainy.
The movie rushes alongside on the tempo of a gushing pipeline with loads of adrenaline-boosting motion scenes. Scriptwriter and director Yu-ha beforehand directed Gangnam Blues, starring Lee Min-ho, Howling, starring Song Kang-ho, and A Frozen Flower, starring Jo In-sung, Joo Jin-mo and Song Ji-hyo. It’s possible the director loved filming Pipeline, as his twist on the tried-and-true heist style is enjoyable to observe. The film premiered in South Korea on May 26.