Appearing at the wrong place at the wrong time can sometimes lead to devastating consequences. When a fifteen-year-old boy becomes the sole witness of a murder, his life gets turned into a nightmare.
Starring Kang Ha Neul and Jung Woo, New Trial is a film based on the real incident of a young man who spent 10 years in prison after an abusive investigation for a crime he did not commit. The movie topped the South Korean box office on its opening weekend, attracting over one million viewers over five days. New Trial grossed over $7.3 million, accounting for 34 percent of the total weekend box office.