Tag Archives: Kung Fu

King Geunchogo (2010) *

King Geunchogo chronicles the rise of one of Korea’s great warrior kings and the coming of a golden age for the Baekje Empire. King Geunchogo follows Prince Yeogo who was prophesied to lead the empire but was banished by his father, King Biryu (Yoon Seung Won). Yeogo joins a ragtag band of criminals who goes […]

Great Seer, The (2012) *

This star studded period drama pits politics against divination. Ji Jin Hee stars as Yi Seong Gye, the first king of the Joseon Dynasty, whose rise to power relies heavily upon mystical seer and expert of Feng Shui Ji Sang (Ji Sung). Beyond Seong Gye’s political strife, Ji Sang must face a battle of his […]

Tree with Deep Roots (2011) *

From the writer of the epic historical Queen Seondeok comes another grandiose historical about one of the greatest kings of Korea, King Sejong. Beloved and wise, King Sejong was a man of science and technological advancement than he was of war. His scientific achievements led to the betterment of his subjects’ lives, and increased his […]