The King

(2017)

Overview

Born in a poor family, Tae-su learns that the power is the most important thing in life and decides to become a prosecutor, the biggest symbol of power in the 90’s. After entering the most prestigious law school, experiencing democratic resistance in Korea, Tae-su finally reaches his goal of becoming a prosecutor but his life is no better than a salary man. By chance, he joins a clique of the powerful prosecutors with wealth and authority. He finally gets a taste of a life of the top hierarchy, but as he enjoys the sweetness of supremacy, he also sees the cruel side of it.

  1. Han Jae-rim

    Director, Writer

Facts

Original Title 더 킹

Status Released

Release Information

  • January 18, 2017
    15세 이상 관람가
    Theatrical

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Original Language Korean

Runtime 2h 14m

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