SNOWPIERCER is an anticipated post-apocalyptic sci-fi thriller film which marks the English-language debut of “The Host” helmer Bong Joon-ho (奉俊昊). The ensemble cast including Chris Evans, Tilda Swinton, Ed Harris, Song Kang-ho (宋康昊), Ko Asung/Go Ah-sung (高雅星), Jamie Bell, John Hurt, Octavia Spencer, Ewen Bremner, and Alison Pill.
Based on the French graphic novel Le Transperceneige, the film is set in a future where, after a failed experiment to stop global warming, an Ice Age kills off all life on the planet except for the inhabitants of the Snow Piercer, a train that travels around the globe and is powered by a sacred perpetual-motion engine. A class system evolves on the train but a revolution brews.
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