On the eve of the founding of the Joseon Dynasty, a delegation of Chinese envoys is transporting the Emperor’s State Seal only to have it swallowed by a whale mid-journey. The substantial reward announced for its return motivates Jang Sa Jung and his mountain men to hunt down the whale. Soon enough he clashes with Yeo Wol, the female pirate captain, putting them on course for an uncharted adventure.
The Pirates 1
Director: Lee Seok Hoon
Screenwriter: Chun Sung Il
Release Date: Aug 6, 2014
Duration: 2 hr. 10 min.
Country: South Korea
Native Title: 해적: 바다로 간 산적
Content Rating: 13+ – Teens 13 or older
Alternative Titles: Haejuk: Badaro Gan Sanjuk, Haejeok: Badaro Gan Sanjeok, Pirates: The Bandit Who Went to Sea
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Historical