The King

The King


Total votes: 1543

Director & Screenwriter: Han Jae Rim

Release Date: Jan 18, 2017

Duration: 2 hr. 14 min.

Year: 2017

Rank: #2441

Country: South Korea

Native Title: 더 킹

Content Rating: 15+ – Teens 15 or older

Alternative Titles: Deo King

Genre: Crime, Drama, Political, Thriller


Born in a poor family, Park Tae Soo learns that power is the most important thing in life and decides to become a prosecutor, the biggest symbol of power in the ’90s. After entering the most prestigious law school, experiencing democratic resistance in Korea, Tae Soo finally reaches his goal of becoming a prosecutor but his life is no better than a salaryman. By chance, he joins a clique of powerful prosecutorswith wealth and authority. He finally gets a taste of a life of the top hierarchy, but as he enjoys the sweetness of supremacy, he also sees the cruel side of it.

(Source: KoBiz)


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