The Tower(Korean: 타워 2012): Directed by Ji-hoon Kim
6.6/10(IMDB) | Drama, thriller | 121min | January11, 2013(USA)
“The Tower” is a 2012 South Korean disaster thriller film strory based on a luxury residential building takes a horrific turn when a fire breaks out in central Seoul on Christmas Eve.The lead roles play by Sol Kyung-gu,Son Ye-jin ,Kim Sang-kyung, see full cast.
On Christmas Eve, Mr. Jo, the owner of the complex, plans to host a “White Christmas” party for tenants and VIPs, with helicopters flying overhead and massive lights mounted below them, sprinkling snow on the party;Lee Dae-ho (Kim Sang-kyung) is a single parent and manager of the luxury landmark building complex;Dae-ho had promised to spend the day with his daughter Ha-na at an amusement park,but had to cancel when he is needed at the party;When Yoon-hee(Son Ye-Jin), the food mall manager with a secret crush on Dae-ho, agrees to babysiting Hana during the party, his Christmas is saved.
When the party is in full swing, and while Young-cheo offers a rose in an elevator to Min-jung, immense wind gusts cause one of the helicopters to lose balance and the attached lights smash through the glass bridge linking the two buildings of the Tower Sky and into one side of the buildings. Then another helicopter crashes into the house, causing the helicopter to leak fuel and the building catches fire; When unthinkable disaster strikes all over ;Dae-ho and Young-ki(Sol Kyung-Gu) must summon all their strength and bravery to save the lives of thousands.