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18 Ratings

The Throne


Directed by Lee Joon-Ik
South Korea, 2015
Drama, History


Set in 18th century Korea, long-ruling King Yeongjo’s struggle with his son, Sado, sees the king take extreme measures in order to deal with his heir.

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The Throne Directed by Lee Joon-Ik

Awards & Festivals

Asia Pacific Screen Awards

2016 | Nominee: Best Performance by an Actor

Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival

2015 | Winner: Grand Prize

Asian Film Awards

2016 | 2 nominations including: Best Composer

Grand Bell Awards (South Korea)

2015 | Winner: Best Supporting Actress

2015 | 6 nominations including: Best Film

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