An ex-mercenary killer is framed for the murder of a renowned corporate leader. He is accompanied by an ordinary doctor who is desperate to save his abducted pregnant wife, and together they embark on a dangerous 36-hour pursuit.
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A loose remake of the 2010 French film "Point Blank," "The Target" is a post-"Bourne" thriller so generic it could have come out literally any year since 2002. It's hard to believe Korean cinema could produce a movie with action sequences this chopped up in the editing bay, but since director Yoon Hong-seung is credited under the one-word name "Chang," we can pretend he's an escapee from Luc Besson's stable.