BBC Storyville - North Korean Kidnap: The Lovers and the Despot (2017)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2371 Kbps | 1h 34mn | 1.66 GiB
Audio: English AAC 125 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: EnglishGenre: Documentary | Thriller
The bizarre and sensational story of the despot who stole a film star. In 1978, North Korea's movie-loving dictator Kim Jong-il arranged for the Hong Kong kidnap of South Korea's leading lady, Choi Eun-hee. Choi had left South Korea in search of a new start. Her marriage to Shin Sang-ok, her long-term collaborator and one of the country's most successful filmmakers, had collapsed when Choi found out about his affair and second family with a younger actress. After her disappearance Shin, retracing her last known steps, also fell into the hands of Kim's kidnappers.