Set at an unspecified point in the five centuries that make up Korea’s Joseon Dynasty—one of the most culturally influential periods of Korean history—Kingdom, directed by Kim Seong-hun, follows a young prince struggling to deal with the passing of his father. Except his father hasn’t exactly passed...because he’s risen from the dead—something being kept secret from the prince and Korea at large until the inevitable happens, throwing the kingdom into chaos as it deals with the startlingly rapid hordes of the dead.
This is a story about the fate of the ancient kingdom, suffering from court intrigues and famine. Once a new misfortune comes on his land. These are the hordes of the walking dead. The crown prince, falsely accused of treason, goes on a journey around the country to learn the truth about his father and a strange epidemic that threatens his kingdom.Read more »