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Seeking the King

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Seeking the King Movie Details:

Hangul왕을 찾아서
Hanja王을 찾아서
Literal meaningIn Search of the King
Revised RomanizationWang-eul chaj-aseo
McCune–ReischauerWangŭl ch’ajasŏ
Language Korean
Release date2024 (Expected)
Running timeTBA
StarringKoo Kyo-hwan
Yoo Jae-myung
Directed by Won Shin-yun
Written byWon Shin-yun
Music byEmily Rice
Production CompanyWith A Studio
8 Pictures
A2G Entertainment
Distributor WYSIWYG Studio

Seeking the King Movie Cast & Characters:

  • Koo Kyo-hwan as Kim Do-jin: a public health center doctor who dispatched to the DMZ’s Punchbowl Village.
  • Yoo Jae-myung as Ju-bok: a resident of Punchbowl Village with a sense of justice.
  • Seohyun as Jeong-ae: the only nurse at the Punchbowl Village Health Center.
  • Park Ye-rin [ko] as Deok-jin: the leader of an alley that travels throughout Punchbowl Village.
  • Park Myung-hoon as Gwan-u: a company commander of the 66th Infantry Regiment who has a crush on Jeong-ae.
  • Yu Seong-ju [ko] as Lee Seo-yeol: Do-jin’s superior who is a colonel.


A story about restoring laughter, happiness, and justice that we lost through the meeting of a young man and a giant robot at a time when even the tragedy of history had to be buried in our hearts.

Seeking the King Movie Budget & Box Office Collection:

Opening DayTBA
Domestic CollectionTBA
International CollectionTBA
Worldwide CollectionTBA

About Seeking the King Movie:

Seeking the King (Korean: 왕을 찾아서) is an upcoming South Korean science fiction film directed and written by Won Shin-yun, and starring Koo Kyo-hwan, Yoo Jae-myung, and Seohyun. The film tells the story of a young man encountering a giant robot during the most tragic era in modern Korean history. It is scheduled for release in the summer of 2024.

It follows the adventures of military doctor Do-jin and the villagers in the Demilitarized Zone as they encounter a giant, unidentified guest in the summer of 1980.