Stylish series from cult director attracts with a gloomy trailer

The deadly games from Squid Game have become somewhat surprisingly a phenomenon. After Parasite won an Oscar, they once again proved the popularity of South Korean films and series. The next high-profile series from the land of Soju and Bibimbap will soon follow on Apple TV +. What is meant is Dr. Brain, for which successful director Kim Jee-woon (A Tale of Two Sisters) is responsible. The trailer for it was released this week.

Check out the trailer for Dr. Brain on:

Dr. Brain – S01 Trailer (English) HD

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What is the sci-fi series Dr. Brain?

In the science fiction thriller Dr. Brain can become the scientist Se-won (Lee Sun-kyun) connect to the brains of the dead and so immerse yourself in their memories. In it he looks for clues as to what is behind the mysterious death of his family. But the technology also influences Se-won’s own behavior.

What more about Dr. Brain should know

While Netflix has already released several South Korean series with Kingdom, Squid Game and a few others, Dr. Brain a first for the competition from Apple TV +. As usual with the streaming service, big names were used in front of and behind the camera. Dr. Brain is based on a Webtoon by Hong Jac-ga, who also created the template for the science fiction blockbuster Space Sweepers. Well-known Korean stars like Lee Sun-kyun (Parasite) and Lee Yoo-Young (Diva) are in front of the camera.

Local fans of Korean cinema should listen carefully to the director of the matter: after all, Kim Jee-woon is one of the country’s best-known filmmakers, who not only proved how deep he is with the brutal serial killer hunt I Saw the Devil The abyss of the thriller genre is willing to look.

The zappendustere story of Dr. Brain should come in handy. So if you’re looking for Squid Game Thriller entertainment with plenty of style (and probably less social criticism), this could be the right place for you.

When is Dr. Brain to Apple TV +?

Dr. Brain consists of six episodes and will be released on November 3, 2021 on Apple TV +.

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