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The King's Case Note (임금님의 사건수첩)

임금님의 사건수첩 (im-geum-nim-eui sa-geon-soo-cheob)

Directed by Moon Hyeon-seong (문현성)

Screenplay by

Action Adventure Comedy

114min | Release date in South Korea :

A clever King and his brilliant chronicle keeper hunt for the truth behind a crime that threatens the throne and the stability of the country.


The King's Case Note | Cast

  • Lee Sun-kyun (이선균)
    Lee Sun-kyun (이선균)
    Yejong of Joseon (예종)
  • Ahn Jae-hong (안재홍)
    Ahn Jae-hong (안재홍)
    Yoon Yi-seo (윤이서)
  • Kim Hee-won (김희원)
    Kim Hee-won (김희원)
    Nam Geon-hee (남건희)
  • Kyung Soo-jin (경수진)
    Kyung Soo-jin (경수진)
    Seon-hwa (선화)
  • Jung Hae-in (정해인)
    Jung Hae-in (정해인)
    Heuk-woon (흑운)
  • Joo Jin-mo-I (주진모)
    Joo Jin-mo-I (주진모)
    Jik Je-hak (직제학)
  • Jang Young-nam (장영남)
    Jang Young-nam (장영남)
    Soo-bin (수빈)
  • Kim Hong-pa (김홍파)
    Kim Hong-pa (김홍파)
    Joseon dynasty prime minister (영의정)
  • Kim Eung-soo (김응수)
    Kim Eung-soo (김응수)
    First vice-premier (좌의정)
  • Jo Young-jin (조영진)
    Jo Young-jin (조영진)
    Second vice-premier (우의정)
  • Uhm Ji-sung (엄지성)
    Uhm Ji-sung (엄지성)
    Prince Jaseong (자성군)
  • Kang Chan-hee (강찬희)
    Kang Chan-hee (강찬희)
    Young Yejong (어린예종)
  • Kim Gil-dong (김길동)
    Kim Gil-dong (김길동)
    Gunman 1 (괴한1)
    Ahn Yong-woo (안용우)
    Gunman 2 (괴한2)
  • Geum Gwang-san (금광산)
    Geum Gwang-san (금광산)
    Gunman 3 (괴한3)
    Seong Do-hyeon (성도현)
    Dogwang Hong (홍도광)
  • Park Hyoung-soo (박형수)
    Park Hyoung-soo (박형수)
    Officer 1 (사관1)
    Kim Min-jae (김민재)
    Officer 2 (사관2)
  • Lee Won (이원)
    Lee Won (이원)
    Officer 3 (사관3)
    Lee Jae-hwan (이재환)
    Officer 4 (사관4)
    Jeong Tae-ya (정태야)
    Officer 5 (사관5)
    Baek Joo-hwan (백주환)
    Officer 6 (사관6)
  • Park Jeong-sik (박정식)
    Park Jeong-sik (박정식)
    Officer 7, coroner (사관7, 검시관)
  • Hong Ki-joon (홍기준)
    Hong Ki-joon (홍기준)
    Daejeon eunuch (대전내관)
    Choi Yeong-do (최영도)
    Minister 1 (대신1)
  • Moon Kyeong-min (문경민)
    Moon Kyeong-min (문경민)
    Minister 2 (대신2)
  • Jung Do-won (정도원)
    Jung Do-won (정도원)
    Dogwang Jeong (정도광)
    Hong Jae-seong (홍재성)
    Passerby 1 (행인1)
    Jeon Seung-jae (전승재)
    Passerby 2 (행인2)
    Yoon Seong-mo (윤성모)
    Aristocrat [yangban] (양반)
    Lee Jeong-min (이정민)
    Police chief (포도대장)
    Ahn So-rim (안소림)
    Prince Jaseong's court lady (자성군궁녀)
  • Na Hye-jin (나혜진)
    Na Hye-jin (나혜진)
    Female slave (여종)
    Jang Moon-gyoo (장문규)
    Fisherman 1 (어부1)
  • Shim Wan-joon (심완준)
    Shim Wan-joon (심완준)
    Fisherman 2 (어부2)
  • Seo Kwang-jae (서광재)
    Seo Kwang-jae (서광재)
    Chief royal secretary (도승지)
    Lee Seung-hoon (이승훈)
    One-eyed fisherman (애꾸어부)
  • Kim Tae-hoon-III (김태훈)
    Kim Tae-hoon-III (김태훈)
    Royal court physician (어의)
    Jang Seong-won (장성원)
    Nam Geon-hee's subordinate 1 (남건희수하1)
    Yang Joon-seok (양준석)
    Nam Geon-hee's subordinate 2 (남건희수하2)
  • Kim Jung-young (김정영)
    Kim Jung-young (김정영)
    Manufacturing court lady (제조상궁)
  • Lee Sang-won-I (이상원)
    Lee Sang-won-I (이상원)
    Chief gatekeeper (수문장)
    Lee Jae-hyeon (이재현)
    Disguise (내금위장)
    Byeon Woo-jin (변우진)
    Bald head assailant 4 (대머리괴한4)
    Na Dae-han (나대한)
    Bald head assailant 5 (대머리괴한5)
    Park Seong-yong (박성용)
    Bald head assailant 6 (대머리괴한6)
    Lee Jong-woon (이종운)
    Minister 3 (대신3)
    Heo In-goo (허인구)
    Minister 4 (대신4)
    Lee Yeong-ho (이영호)
    Minister 5 (대신5)
  • Kim Kyung-tae (김경태)
    Kim Kyung-tae (김경태)
    Minister 6 (대신6)
    Kim Hak-choong (김학충)
    Minister 7 (대신7)
    So Nam-seop (소남섭)
    Minister 8 (대신8)
    Choi Kang-cheol (최강철)
    Minister 9 (대신9)
    Go Jae-kyeong (고재경)
    Minister 10 (대신10)
    Kang-joon (강준)
    Baby Prince Jaseong (아기자성군)
  • Seo Byeong-cheol (서병철)
    Seo Byeong-cheol (서병철)
    Remembrance eunuch (회상내관)
    Kim Dong-in (김동인)
    Parasol eunuch (양산내관)
    Kwon Joong-hyeon (권중현)
    Six-stringed Korean zither [geomungo] court musician (거문고악공)
    Hang Sang-eun (항상은)
    Double-headed drum [janggu] court musician (장구악공)
  • Choi Ri-ho (최리호)
    Choi Ri-ho (최리호)
    Flag bearer fisherman (기수어부)
    Lee Chang-seon (이창선)
    Garak country fisherman 1 (가락국어부1)
    Kim Hwi-yeol (김휘열)
    Garak country fisherman 2 (가락국어부2)
    Park Jin-ook (박진욱)
    Garak country fisherman 3 (가락국어부3)
    Kim Jong-hoon (김종훈)
    Garak country fisherman 4 (가락국어부4)
    Hwang Sang-jin (황상진)
    Garak country fisherman 5 (가락국어부5)
    Lee Wong-hee (이웅희)
    Garak country fisherman 6 (가락국어부6)
    Jo Seong-joon (조성준)
    Garak country fisherman 7 (가락국어부7)
  • Im Ho-joon (임호준)
    Im Ho-joon (임호준)
    Garak country fisherman 8 (가락국어부8)
    Lee Seung-il (이승일)
    Nam Geon-hee's subordinate 3 (남건희수하3)
    Jeong Jae-hoon (정재훈)
    Nam Geon-hee's subordinate 4 (남건희수하4)
    Lee Yeon-woo (이연우)
    Express messenger (파발꾼)
    Yang Hee-cheol (양희철)
    Gwangnaru horse soldier (광나루말병사)
    Choi Woo-seong (최우성)
    Lime military engineer 1 (석회공병사1)
    Choi Yong-hoon (최용훈)
    Lime military engineer 2 (석회공병사2)
  • Shin Seong-hoon (신성훈)
    Shin Seong-hoon (신성훈)
    Constable 1 (포졸1)
  • Song Hoon (송훈)
    Song Hoon (송훈)
    Constable 2 (포졸2)
    Im Yong-soon (임용순)
    Seon-hwa's father (선화아버지)
    Lee Hyeon-ah (이현아)
    Gisaeng court musician (기생악공)
    Yoon Ho-jeong (윤호정)
    Court lady 1 (궁녀1)
    Kim Ji-seong (김지성)
    Court lady 2 (궁녀2)
    Kim Jeong-hwan (김정환)
    Yejong calligraphy's stand-in (예종서예대역)
    Lee Jong-am (이종암)
    Yi-seo calligraphy's stand-in (이서서예대역)
    Ri Kang (리강)
    Yejong drawing's stand-in (예종그림대역)
  • Park Jung-min (박정민)
    Park Jung-min (박정민)
    Crown Prince Uigyeong - Special appearance (의경세자)
  • Sung Byung-sook (성병숙)
    Sung Byung-sook (성병숙)
    Daebi - Special appearance (대비)

The King's Case Note | HanCinema Reviews

  • [HanCinema's Film Review] "The King's Case Note"

    If you're searching for a run-of-the-mill, Joseon-era film, look elsewhere because "The King's Case Note" is far from the usual sageuk (historical) fare. In fact, the entire 114 minutes of Moon Hyeon-seong's ("As One") Joseon-era whodunnit boasts of its own flavor (mostly of the comical sort), which manifests itself as a double-edged sword. Some of it was brilliantly executed, like the comic moments between the king and his chronicler (in a very Sherlock and Watson-esque pairing) that were laugh-out-loud funny, but the undependable pace that catered to the humor detracted from the film's cohesion,...More

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CJ Entertainment (CJ Entertainment)
CJ Entertainment (CJ Entertainment)
 Moon Hyeon-seong (문현성)
 Jeong Ee-mok (정의목)
 Kim Yoo-jin-IV (김유진)
 Boom operator
 Kim Tae-seong (김태성)
 Score composer
 Kim Tae-seong (김태성)
 Kim Dong-young-I (김동영)
 Sin Min-kyeong (신민경)
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114 min 
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Airing dates : 2017/04/26
South Korean Box Office
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As of 2017.06.04 : 1 634 038  admissions (total)
As of 2017.05.28 : 1 632 885  admissions (total)
As of 2017.05.21 : 1 631 224 admissions (total)
As of 2017.05.14 : 1 612 723  admissions (total)
As of 2017.05.07 : 1 493 075  admissions (total)
As of 2017.04.30 : 722 376 admissions (total)
As of 2017.04.23 :  11 008  admissions (total)

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