The Swordsman

The Swordsman


Total votes: 1018

Director & Screenwriter: Choi Jae Hoon

Release Date: Sep 23, 2020

Duration: 1 hr. 40 min.

Year: 2020

Rank: #1629

Country: South Korea

Native Title: 검객

Content Rating: 15+ – Teens 15 or older

Alternative Titles: geomgaek

Genre: Action, Drama, Historical, Martial Arts


Set during the chaotic period of the Ming-Qing dynasty transition, Tae Yul, the best swordsman in Joseon, lives in seclusion with his daughter Tae Ok in the mountains after failing to protect and prevent the downfall of Gwanghaegun of Joseon. As Tae Yul’s eyesight begins to fail due to an old injury, Tae Ok seeks to find a treatment for him. When she is captured and taken away by the slave traderGurutai, Tae Yul is forced to raise his sword again in order to save her.


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