Korean court halts global release of Netflix thriller ‘Time To Hunt’

Published on Apr 09, 2020

Korean court halts global release of Netflix thriller ‘Time To Hunt’

Yoon Sung-hyun’s thriller was set to launch worldwide on April 10.

Netflix’s worldwide launch of Korean director Yoon Sung-hyun’s thriller Time To Hunt has been halted by a temporary injunction from Seoul Central District Court.

After picking up worldwide rights from local investor and distributor Little Big Pictures, the streaming service were planning to release the Berlinale title in 190 countries tomorrow (April 10).

However, sales company Contents Panda brought a suit against Little Big Pictures, disputing their right to sell non-Korean rights to the film as they see their original international sales rights contract with Little Big Pictures as still valid.

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