Forbidden Quest(Movie, 2006)

Original title: "음란서생" (Korean/KO)
2h 22min | Genres: Romance / Love, Drama, Comedy
Forbidden QuestRating: 3.2/5 (with 5 votes)
Forbidden Quest (Korean: 음란서생; RR: Eumranseosaeng) is a 2006 South Korean period drama film about a scholar during the Joseon Dynasty who begins to write erotic novels, and becomes the lover of the King's favorite concubine. The film has not been released in Europe or America, and is only available on region 3 DVDs since May 27, 2006. ()
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About Forbidden Quest

Yun-seo comes across an 'indecent novel' by chance. Hesitant to read such a book at first, he is soon inspired to write one himself. He even asks his family rival and infamous captain of guards, Gwang-heon, to draw the illustrations for his books. Their book "Heukgokbisa" is soon the most talked about in town and is eventually read by Jeong-bin, the king's favorite concubine. With Jeong-bin's involvement, two men are soon drawn in a tricky web of palace intrigue.

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Additional Information

Production country: South Korea
Plays in: Joseon
Original language: Korean (KO)
Spoken languages: Korean (KO)
Translated into 5 languages: English (EN), French (FR), Hungarian (HU), Korean (KO), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 02/23/2006
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
Revenue: 15,610,000 USD

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