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July 26, 2023
2hr 9min
Status: released

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Smugglers Movie Details:

Revised RomanizationMilsu
Country South Korea
Language Korean
Release dateJuly 26, 2023
Running time2hr 9min
StarringKim Hye-soo
Yum Jung-ah
Zo In-sung
Park Jeong-min
Kim Jong-soo
Go Min-si
Directed by Ryoo Seung-wan
Written byKang Hye-Jeong
Produced byKang Hye-jeong
Cinematography by Young-hwan Choi
Music byChang Kiha
Production CompanyFilmmaker R&K
Distributor Next Entertainment World

Smugglers Movie Cast & Characters:

  • Main
    • Kim Hye-soo as Jo Chun-ja, a smuggler.
    • Yum Jung-ah as Um Jin-sook, Chun-ja’s best friend and the eldest sister of the smuggler who is the leader of Haenyeo.
    • Zo In-sung as Sergeant Kwon, the national smuggling king.
    • Park Jeong-min as Jang Do-ri, the youngest child.
    • Kim Jong-soo as Lee Jang-chun, a customs officer.
    • Go Min-si as Go Ok-bun, the youngest hidden card who runs a coffee shop.
  • Supporting
    • Park Kyung-hye as Dok-soon, a haenyeo
    • Kim Jae-hwa as haenyeo
    • Baek Joo-hee as Somers[better source needed]
    • Shim So-young as Diver
    • Park Jun-myeon as Yang Geum-ne, a haenyeo
    • Joo Bo-bi as Lee Eok-cheok, a haenyeo


Set in the 1970s, the film’s story revolves around an action crime of Haenyeo who gets caught up in smuggling against the background of a peaceful small sea village.

Smugglers Movie Budget & Box Office Collection:

Worldwide CollectionUS$37.8 million

About Smugglers Movie:

Smugglers (Korean: 밀수; Hanja: 密輸; RR: Milsu) is a South Korean action crime film directed by Ryoo Seung-wan, who co-wrote the film with Kim Jeong-yeon. The film stars Kim Hye-soo, Yum Jung-ah, Zo In-sung, Park Jeong-min, Kim Jong-soo, and Go Min-si.

The film was officially invited to the Special Presentations section at the 2023 Toronto International Film Festival, which was held from September 7th to 17th following the Locarno International Film Festival.

Principal photography began on June 5, 2021.

Smugglers was released theatrically on July 26, 2023.