After making a return from the grave in the recent Fast & Furious film, Sung Kang stars in Snakehead. Dazzler Media are set to release this indie crime thriller in August, today we get a look at the UK Trailer.
Inspired by true events, a woman in search of the ‘American Dream’ travels from Taiwan to New York. She’s there to help a human trafficker nicknamed ‘Snakehead’. She quickly rises through the ranks of the family, however we quickly learn, the ‘American Dream’ isn’t the only reason why she’s in New York.
Kang will always be seen as Han, nice to see him try something a little different . As for the film feels like American Gangster with Taiwanese/Chinese gangsters. It also premiered at Toronto Film Festival last year.
In a tense crime story inspired by true events, Sister Tse travels from Taiwan to New York with the help of a human smuggler known as a “Snakehead”. Gaining favour with the matriarch of a crime family, she quickly rises through the ranks. However, a better way of life isn’t the only reason she came to America, and desperately searches for her daughter.
Starring Shuya Chang (Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword of Destiny), Jade Wu (Luke Cage), Richie Ng (Killerman), Devon Diep (Honest Thief) The film is also written and directed by Evan Jackson Leong (Linsanity).
Snakehead will be released in the UK and Ireland on DVD along with Download-to-Own from 1st August.