My HanCinema | Sign up, Why ? Your E-mail   Password    Auto| Help
HanCinema :: The Korean Movie and Drama Database, discover the South Korean cinema and drama diversity Contact HanCinema HanCinema on TwitterFaceBook HanCinema PageHanCinema on Twitter
NewsLetter DailyWeekly
26 Years (26년)

26년 (26-nyeon)

Directed by Jo Geun-hyeon (조근현)

Screenplay by ,


135min | Release date in South Korea :

A top secret project led by athletes, gangsters, police officers, heads of companies, and heads of bodyguard departments to convict 'that person' who is the main culprit of the massacre that happened 26 years ago in 1980 in Gwangju.


26 Years | Cast

26 Years | HanCinema Reviews

26 Years | News

Attention You're reading the news with potential spoilers, make them spoiler free, dismiss

  • [HanCinema's Actor Spotlight] Park Joon-myeon and Lee Mi-do

    As lovely as it would be to live in a world where popular entertainment is all about representation and inclusion, this is sadly not the case. Presentation matters in any industry where popularity and glamour play a part. Looks and marketability matter. Depending on the specific industry or type of work, it can sometimes be all that matters. We live in a world where gender inequality is also a reality. Men can still lead works if not strictly within the category most popular in terms of visual appeal,...More
  • [HanCinema's Film Review] "26 Years"

    Works that tackle grim history are never an easy thing to make. But when that history and its wounds are still fresh and the sociopolitical circumstances of the events the work is based on are not just something which had its closure, handling them becomes a very daring and very serious move. "26 Years" is a story based on a comic and on the true and bloody events of the 1980 Gwangju Uprising,...More
  • [HanCinema's Film News] New Korean Films Inbound...

    K-Films Coming Soon: ★★★★ "Late Spring": A sculptor loses his zest for life after being diagnosed with a progressive disorder, but with the help of those around him he finds new meaning and purpose. (11/20) ★★★★ "He Who Loves the World": A documentary detailing reverend Son Yang-won (1902-1950, known as 'the Saint with the heart of Jesus') and his selfless caring of patients during the Korean War. (11/20) ★★★ "Mot": A group of teenagers celebrating their last winter vacation leaves one of them dead and the other missing, years later they reunite to discover the truth. (11/20) ★★★★ "Dad for Rent": A lazy, unemployed dad, supported by his wife, gets outed by his daughter when she puts him up for rent online. (11/20),...More
  • Starlet Receives Best Actress Award at Milan Film Fest

    2014/05/15, Source,
    Lee Yoo-young picked up the best actress award at the Milan International Film Festival on Monday for her portrayal of a young mother of two in postwar Korea for the film "Late Spring". She is the first Korean to receive the honor at the festival, dubbed Italy's Sundance,...More
12345678910>> 2>

26 Years | Shopping

26 Years | Pictures

  • 26 Years's picture
    26 Years
  • 26 Years's picture
    26 Years
  • 26 Years's picture
    26 Years
  • 26 Years's picture
    26 Years
  • 26 Years's picture
    26 Years
  • 26 Years's picture
    26 Years
  • 26 Years's picture
    26 Years
  • 26 Years's picture
    26 Years
SmallestSmallMedium Slideshow, Slider

View all 139 pictures for "26 Years"

Funding Promotion

26 Years (26년) - Movie


26 Years (26년) - Movie


26 Years (26년) - Movie

30 Seconds

26 Years (26년) - Movie

Making of Music Video

26 Years (26년) - Movie


26 Years (26년) - Movie

Special Ending Credit

26 Years (26년) - Movie

5 Minutes Special Trailer

26 Years (26년) - Movie

12 2>

26 Years | Reviews

26 Years | Facts

 Produced by
 Choi Yong-bae (최용배)
 Mo Seong-jin (모성진)
 Kang Pool (강풀)
 Original work
 Lim Tae-hyeong (임태형)
 Lighting/cinematography department
 Kim Hong-jib (김홍집)
 Kim Yong-soo (김용수)
 Martial arts team
 Kim Tae-hwan-I (김태환)
 Martial arts team
135 min 
Web site
Festival(s) & award(s)
Sales or release dates & Box Office
Airing dates : 2012/11/29
South Korean Box Office
Source : &
As of 2013.01.20 : 2 953 092  admissions (total)
As of 2013.01.13 : 2 949 385 admissions (total)
As of 2013.01.06 : 2 946 792 admissions (total)
As of 2012.12.30 : 2 935 355 admissions (total)
As of 2012.12.23 : 2 874 684 admissions (total)
As of 2012.12.16 : 2 557 760  admissions (total)
As of 2012.12.09 : 1 815 871 admissions (total)
As of 2012.12.02 : 803 191  admissions (total)
As of 2012.11.25 : 12 375  admissions (total)

26 Years | Community

Your reviews


Commenting guidelines

- Stay on topic and do not spam.
- Emoticons are fun, but actual thoughts are appreciated.
- Refrain from abusive language.
- Post only in English, as this is an English language community.
- Do not share pages or media unrelated to the topic you are commenting on.
- Do not request or mention illegal download/streaming services.
- No graphic content allowed.
- Respect the right of other users to share their opinion. Arguments are welcome, fights are not.

Comments which break the rules will be erased. Repeated rule breaking will result in blacklisting.

To participate to HanCinema, you must sign up or log in. Sign up, Why ?

Fan club  
Quick message
Message board

To participate to HanCinema, you must sign up or log in. Sign up, Why ?

Old message board

26 Years (26년)

Subscribe to HanCinema Pure to remove ads from the website (not for episode and movie videos) for US$2.99 per month (you can cancel anytime).
The first step is to be a member, please click here : Sign up, then a subscribe button will show up.


Remove ads

Sign up




Visible, hide
Learn to read Korean in 90 minutes or less using visual associations Shop for Korean Beauty and Cosmetics Online | YESSTYLE Korean Fashion - Women Korean Fashion - Men