After Busan and Peninsula, the director talks about a third film

A new sequel to Korean director Yeon Sang-ho’s zombie saga is looming.

As her last baby, Hellbound, just debuted on Netflix, Yeon Sang-ho It may not be done with its “Busan” franchise. The director of Last Train to Busan (2016), who also signed the sequel entitled Peninsula (2020), has ideas for a third film in his zombie saga.

I believe the zombie genre is very traditional but at the same time, depending on what you bring to it, it can be completely new. “, first explains Yeon Sang-ho in Variety. “Personally, I have some ideas in terms of development for a sequel, what happens after Peninsula. It’s something I want to do on film. However, since there are a lot of productions I’m working on right now, so I have to make sure to organize my ideas. “

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One thing seems clear: it will not be a serial sequel to the Last Train to Busan : “I want to continue this saga with a series of films. In Korea, the circumstances are not very favorable to create a Korean language series with visuals comparable to those of the Last Train to Busan. So another film seems more realistic to me. Afterwards, at the level of the universe, I want these three films to be linked. Peninsula was a post-apocalyptic film that focused on car chases. The story I am thinking of for the 3 part would be closer to the Last Train to Busan, with a story taking place in a small and tight space. This is something I have in mind right now … “

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