The Bow



On a fishing boat at sea, a 60-year old man has been raising a girl since she was a child. It is agreed that they will get married on her 17th birthday. They live a quiet and secluded life, renting the boat to day fishermen and practicing strange divination rites. Their life changes when a teenage student comes aboard.

  1. Kim Ki-duk

    Director, Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Seo Ji-Seok

    Seo Ji-Seok


  2. Jeon Kuk-hwan

    Jeon Kuk-hwan

    Student's Father

  3. Seong-hwang Jeon

    Seong-hwang Jeon

    Old Man

  4. Han Yeo-reum

    Han Yeo-reum

    Young Girl

  5. Jo Seok-hyeon

    Third Man

Full Cast & Crew

The Bow
The Bow



Original Title

Status Released

Release Information

  • May 12, 2005
    15세 이상 관람가


Original Language Korean

Runtime 1h 29m

Budget $10.00

Revenue -



Content Score


Yes! Looking good!

Top Contributors

Popularity Trend

By signing up for an account on TMDb, you can post directly to Twitter and Facebook.

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.


s focus the search bar
p open profile menu
esc close an open window
? open keyboard shortcut window

On media pages

b go back (or to parent when applicable)
e go to edit page

On TV season pages

(right arrow) go to next season
(left arrow) go to previous season

On TV episode pages

(right arrow) go to next episode
(left arrow) go to previous episode

On all image pages

a open add image window

On all edit pages

t open translation selector
ctrl+ s submit form

On discussion pages

n create new discussion
w toggle watching status
p toggle public/private
c toggle close/open
a open activity
r reply to discussion
l go to last reply
ctrl+ enter submit your message
(right arrow) next page
(left arrow) previous page