The Swordsman: “Three different swordsmen meet each other for their own reasons.” Tae Yul, a swordsman in his thirties goes out to find his only daughter after losing one of his eyes. Min Seung Ho, the Joseon Dynasty’s best swordsman chooses an ordinary simple life after perceiving the transient nature of power. Gurutai, the best swordsman in Qing Dynasty aspires to become the best even in the Joseon Dynasty.
- Movie: The Swordsman
- Revised romanization: Geomgaek
- Hangul: 검객
- Director: Choi Jae-Hoon
- Writer: Choi Jae-Hoon
- Release Date: September 23, 2020
- Runtime: 100 min.
- Distributor: Opus Pictures
After the dethronement of Gwanghaegun, the country’s best swordsman Tae Yool (Jang Hyuk) vanishes. Joseon itself is in chaos due to the conflict between Qing and Ming Dynasty. Gurutai (Joe Taslim) is a member of the imperial family of Qing. He makes unreasonable demands upon Joseon. Under this situation, Tae Yool’s daughter Tae Ok (Kim Hyun-Soo) is taken by Gurutai’s subordinates. Tae Yool picks up his sword again to save his daughter.
- The Swordsman Torrent Files started filming began June 15, 2017 and finished September 14, 2017.