By Sok-Yun KIM

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Action/Adventure - Completed 2011

18th century Joseon is shaken to the roots by a serial murder of magistrates. King suspects the murders are related to high officials and secretly detective K is secreted commissioned by King to look into the case.

    • Year of production
    • 2011
    • Genres
    • Action/Adventure, Comedy
    • Countries
    • KOREA (South)
    • Languages
    • KOREAN
    • Budget
    • 0 - 0.3 M$
    • Duration
    • 115 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Sok-Yun KIM
    • Writer(s)
    • Tak-Hwan KIM, Chun-Hyung LEE, Nam-Kyu LEE
    • Producer(s)
    • Jho- Kwang-Soo KIM (Blue Generation Film), Yoon-Jin JO (Blue Generation Film)
    • Synopsis
    • It’s the 16th year of King Jeong-jo’s rule, a series of murders break out in the capital of Joseon. King suspects that the murders are a part of some high officials’ conspiracy to cover up an embezzlement scandal. He commissions a famous detective K to solve the case and find out who is behind.
      K’s investigation is off to a shaky start as he gets attacked by assassins from day one. He narrowly escapes death with the help of a dog seller, Seo Pil. Together, they head out to Jeokseong to find Wolfsbane – the flower that holds key to the case. In Jeokseong, they meet a beautiful business magnate, Han who seems to hold far more secrets than she first appears.