The King and the Clown (2005)

Director
JunIk Lee

Main cast
Kam Wu-seong; Jung Jin-young; Kang Sung-yeon; Lee Joon-gi; Hang-Seon Jang

Genres
Drama, History, Thriller

Description
Set in the late 15th century during the reign of King Yeonsan, two male street clowns and tightrope walkers, Jangsaeng (Gam Wu-seong) and Gong-gil (Lee Joon-gi), are part of an entertainer troupe. Their manager prostitutes the beautiful Gong-gil to rich customers, and Jangsaeng is sickened by this practice. After Gong-gil kills the manager in defense of Jangsaeng, the pair flee to Seoul, where they form a new group with three other street performers...


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