A feeble minded prince feels too much pressure in being a prince, but there is Choong-nyeong! Tae-jong created strong regal power with a revolt against the prince. He orders his son Choong-n... More
Controversy reignited over King Gwanghae 2012/09/17, Source,
A still from "Masquerade", the film about the controversial king of the Joseon Dynasty. by Oh Hang-nyeong. Provided by CJ Entertainment
King Gwanghae of the Joseon Dynasty brings mixed feelings to those reflecting on his past acts. While he is known as a realist who attempted to balance the great powers of Asia during his time, he is also accused of assassinating his half-brother, the Grand Prince Yeongchang, and removing his stepmother, Queen Inmok, from her royal position and confining her within the palace. These acts of deceitfulness led to King Gwanghae's ousting, and he has no honorary title, which is traditionally bestowed upon national leaders from the dynastic period,...More
[HanCinema's Film Review] Korean Weekend Box Office 2012.09.07 ~ 2012.09.09 2012/09/10, HanCinema's Korean Box Office Review (2012.09.07~ 2012.09.09)
Tony Gilroy's "The Bourne Legacy" marks the first foreign film at number one since "The Dark Knight Rises" at the end of July. The peak of the Korean summer has bee dominated by local releases, but not this weekend. With close on 30% of the ticket sales going to Gilroy's popular action thriller, "The Bourne Legacy" snapped up the ticket sales with 523,776 admissions in 588 screenings around the country. Last week's top pick was demoted to second, as Kim Hong-seon's "The Traffickers" had to settle for 303,537 and second place,...More
As of 2012.08.05 : 84 123 84 110 admissions (total)
As of 2012.07.29 : 2 512 admissions (total)
A feeble minded prince feels too much pressure in being a prince, but there is Choong-nyeong! Tae-jong created strong regal power with a revolt against the prince. He orders his son Choong-nyeong, who is always buried in books and not his first son Yang-nyeong who is always after booze and women, to invest in the prince. Stressed, Choong-nyeong decides to escape from the palace...
There is also a slave called Deok-chil who looks just like Choong-nyeong! Deok-chil is bad tempered, fights before talking and admires the owner. One day visits the palace to save a woman who was dragged off for being the offspring of a spy and he falls unconscious under the wall...
When he awoke, the slave had become a king
When he awoke, the slave had become a king! The prince had become a slave! The story of King Sejong which no one knew about. Who is the real king?
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