Hostage: Missing Celebrity is a 2021 South Korean reality action thriller film, written and directed by Pil Kam-sung for Next Entertainment World. It is a feature debut of director and is based on 2015 Chinese film Saving Mr. Wu.
After a VIP movie premiere, Korean top movie star, Jung Min, gets kidnapped by strangers. As he tries to find his way out, his kidnappers demand from him a considerable amount of ransom money within 24 hours. Jung Min encounters real brutality that is way different and more extreme than what he has seen in the movies. At first, he thinks someone is playing a prank, but the kidnappers’ cruelty helps him realize that the abduction is no joke.