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The Great Seer (2012)
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The Great Seer (2012)
Original name: 대풍수
Genre: Action, History, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: The Great Seer is a 2012 South Korean historical television series, starring Ji Sung, Ji Jin-hee, Song Chang-eui, Kim So-yeon and Lee Yoon-ji. Set during the turbulent decline of Goryeo, it is about practicers of divination and the power that they hold over the fate of the country. It aired on SBS from October 10, 2012 to February 7, 2013 on Wednesdays and Thursdays at 21:55 for 35 episodes.
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, touching, family saga
Plot: joseon dynasty, conspiracy, political intrigue, king, betrayal, murder, rivalry, monarchy, assassination attempt, princess, invasion, love triangle, historical event, prophecy, husband wife relationship, coronation, treason, love and romance, heroes, queen, prince, pregnancy, religion, politics, death ...
Time: 14th century
Place: korea

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, exciting, tense and serious films and TV series with plots about king, betrayal, rivalry, royal family, murder, royalty and joseon dynasty mostly in Romance, History and Drama genres. Some movies like The Great Seer: The Kingdom of the Winds (2008), Bridal Mask (2012), Six Flying Dragons (2015), The Moon Embracing the Sun (2012), Iljimae (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Kingdom of the Winds (2008)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, History
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: The Kingdom of The Winds, also known as The Land of The Wind, is a 2008 South Korean historial drama, broadcast on KBS from 10 September 2008 to 15 January 2009. It was directed by Kang Il-soo, written by Choi Wan-gyu, Jung Jin-ok, Park Jin-woo; ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: ancient korea, legend, politics, betrayal, family relations, heroes, kingdom, conspiracy, rivalry, love triangle, family secret, rescue mission ...
Time: 1st century
Place: korea
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Bridal Mask (2012)
Genre: Action, History, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Bridal Mask is a 2012 KBS2 period drama based on the popular Korean manhwa by Huh Young-man. The setting takes place in Seoul, Korea during the 1930s Japanese colonial era. The plot of the TV drama is slightly modified from the original graphic ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting, captivating
Plot: military, rebellion, tragic hero, criminal, police, murder, friendship, family in danger, betrayal, heroism, imprisonment, tough guy ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The Great Queen Seondeok (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Queen Seondeok is a 2009 South Korean historical drama, starring Lee Yo-won, Go Hyun-jung, Uhm Tae-woong, Park Ye-jin, Kim Nam-gil and Yoo Seung-ho. It chronicles the life of Queen Seondeok of Silla. It aired on MBC from May 25 to December 22, 2009 ...
Style: epic, psychological, captivating, atmospheric, tense
Plot: power struggle, political intrigue, queen, empire, royal family, political leader, prophecy, murder, palace, palace intrigue, revenge, warrior ...
Time: 7th century, ancient times
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Six Flying Dragons (2015)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: “Six Flying Dragons” is a Period drama depicts the ambitions and success stories of 6 people around Prince Lee Bang Won. This drama also depicts the ideological and political conflict between Prince Lee Bang Won and Jung Do Jeon who is the man ...
Style: tense, enigmatic, exciting, disturbing, suspense
Plot: joseon dynasty, martial arts, tragedy, ambition, betrayal, political conspiracy, treason, palace intrigue, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, political intrigue, government corruption ...
Time: 14th century
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Moon Embracing the Sun (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: Moon Embracing the Sun is a 2012 South Korean historical television drama series, starring Kim Soo-hyun, Han Ga-in, Jung Il-woo and Kim Min-seo. It aired on Munhwa Broadcasting Corporation from January 4 to March 15, 2012 on Wednesdays and Thursdays ...
Style: captivating, serious, stylized, emotional, epic
Plot: joseon dynasty, royal court, loveless marriage, romance, true love, love and romance, love affair, memory loss, political conspiracy, royal family, husband wife relationship, love triangle ...
Time: middle ages
Place: korea, asia, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Iljimae (2008)
Genre: Action, History, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Iljimae is a 2008 South Korean historical action television drama series, starring Lee Joon-gi in the title role of Iljimae, Han Hyo-joo, Lee Young-ah and Park Si-hoo. It is loosely based on a comic strip Iljimae, published between 1975 and 1977, by ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, touching, exciting
Plot: tough guy, heroes, family relations, criminal, orphan, family secret, friendship, treason, revenge, father son relationship, young love, betrayal ...
Time: 17th century
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
My Country: The New Age (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 80 min.
TV show
Story: Set during the turbulent time of the fall of Goryeo and the founding of Joseon, two former friends face-off against one another over a woman and the future shape of the nation.
Style: tense, exciting, disturbing, sincere
Plot: joseon dynasty, friendship, king, power struggle, warlord, murder, rivalry, society, culture clash, destiny, violence, life is a bitch ...
Time: 14th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Kim Soo Ro (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: This drama charts the life of Kim Soo Ro, legendary founder of Geumgwan Gaya, the ruling city-state of the Gaya confederacy, which dominated sea trade and iron working during the Three Kingdoms Period. Kim Soo Ro's fiery temperament, charisma ...
Style: captivating, tense, psychological, atmospheric, family saga
Plot: conspiracy, love, rivalry, love triangle, historical event, emperor, murder, sword fight, betrayal, rise to power, legend, slavery ...
Time: 1st century
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The King 2 Hearts (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 65 min.
TV show
Story: The King 2 Hearts is a 2012 South Korean television series, starring Ha Ji-won and Lee Seung-gi in the leading roles. It is about a South Korean crown prince who falls in love with a North Korean special agent. It aired on MBC from March 21 to May ...
Style: emotional, touching, captivating, tense
Plot: wedding, love, terrorist group, tradition, throne, king, bodyguard, love and romance, conspiracy, monarchy, prince, investigation ...
Place: korea, north korea, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Slave Hunters (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: The Slave Hunters is a 2010 South Korean action historical drama set in the Joseon Dynasty about a slave hunter who is tracking down a general-turned-runaway slave as well as searching for the woman he loves. It aired on KBS2 from January 6 to March ...
Style: captivating, tense, psychological, exciting
Plot: slave, joseon dynasty, bounty hunter, slavery, conspiracy, love triangle, tragic hero, political intrigue, chase, false accusation, deception, rivalry ...
Time: 17th century
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Scarlet Heart: Ryeo (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, History, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Scarlet Heart: Ryeo is the remake of Chinese drama Bu Bu Jing Xin that stars IU as a woman who gets time-warped back to the Goryeo dynasty, and becomes involved with a very large family of princes, some of whom are vying for the throne, or her ...
Style: romantic, captivating, touching, sweet, harsh ...
Plot: love triangle, broken heart, royal family, romantic triangle, time travel, rivalry, sweetheart, time traveler, love, king, throne, palace ...
Time: 10th century
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Princess' Man (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: The Princess' Man is a 2011 South Korean television series, starring Park Si-hoo, Moon Chae-won, Kim Yeong-cheol, Song Jong-ho, Hong Soo-hyun, and Lee Soon-jae. It is a period drama about the forbidden romance between the daughter of King Sejo ...
Style: captivating, serious, exciting, tense
Plot: star crossed lovers, forbidden love, nobility, rise to power, throne, princess, betrayal, father daughter relationship, political conflict, love and romance, fall in love, shakespeare's romeo and juliet ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Dong Yi (2010)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: In 1961, there is a young girl named Dong Yi who lives in a slave village. She then decides to work in the palace as a servant. A few years later, she meets King Sukjong and they fall in love with each other. The King later makes her his concubine. ...
Style: touching, sentimental, captivating, sincere
Plot: joseon dynasty, love, palace, love triangle, queen, palace intrigue, king, harem, royal court, power struggle, life turned upside down, intrigue ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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The Legend (2007)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, History, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: This drama portrays the life of the 19th king of Goguryeo, Hwanwoong, who was sent from the heavens to make the world a better place. He falls in love with Saeoh and gives her the joojak necklace; however, Kajin becomes jealous since Saeoh has given ...
Style: epic, tense, serious, exciting
Plot: curse, power struggle, ancient korea, good versus evil, rivalry, warrior, sorcerer, conspiracy, self sacrifice, politics, father son relationship, murder ...
Time: 5th century, prehistory
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Scholar Who Walks the Night (2015)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, History, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: When Jo Yang Sun is driven out of house and home after her father is framed for a crime, she is forced to crossdress in order to make ends meet as a bookseller, where she meets Kim Sung Yeol, a handsome, but mysterious scholar who is actually a ...
Style: captivating, sincere, tense, exciting
Plot: vampire human love, vampire, cross dressing, supernatural power, immortality, reincarnation, love and romance, rivalry, couples, gender disguise, death, friendship ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The King's Doctor (1998)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: The King's Doctor is a 2012 South Korean television series, starring Jo Seung-woo and Lee Yo-won. It aired on Munhwa Broadcasting Corporation from October 1, 2012 to March 25, 2013 on Mondays and Tuesdays at 21:55 for 50 episodes. The drama ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, romantic, semi serious
Plot: joseon dynasty, doctor, princess, queen, king, physician, peasant, medical, medicine, betrayal, political intrigue, friendship ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Arthdal Chronicles (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, History, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 80 min.
TV show
Story: In a mythical land called Arth, the inhabitants of the ancient city of Arthdal and its surrounding regions vie for power as they build a new society.
Style: suspense, political, epic, tense, enigmatic ...
Plot: ancient world, prophecy, rise to power, fictional country, politics, romance, leader, native, secret, culture clash, tribe, invasion ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, ancient times
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Charles II: The Power and The Passion (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 188 min.
TV show
Story: The chronicle of Charles II's time on the throne, his 10 year exile from Oliver Cromwell's England, and his triumphant return.
Style: serious, realistic, epic, baroque
Plot: king, royal family, politics, mistress, social differences, rise and fall, ambition, political unrest, rebelliousness, political intrigue, infidelity, rivalry ...
Time: 17th century
Place: england, europe, holland, london, netherlands ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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The Spanish Princess (2019)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: The beautiful Spanish princess, Catherine of Aragon, navigates the royal lineage of England with an eye on the throne.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: royal court, king, royal family, queen of england, historical figure, death, intrigue, tudors, rivalry, dishonesty, ambition, family ...
Time: 15th century, 16th century
Place: england, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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The Tudors (2007)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Ireland, Canada, USA, UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Tudors is a history-based drama series following the young, vibrant King Henry VIII, a competitive and lustful monarch who navigates the intrigues of the English court and the human heart with equal vigor and justifiable suspicion.
Style: captivating, stylized, serious, sexual, realistic ...
Plot: historical character, royal court, love triangle, queen, king, royal family, intrigue, aristocracy, throne, betrayal, power struggle, heir ...
Time: 16th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
River Where the Moon Rises (2021)
Genre: History, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Born a princess and raised a soldier, Pyeong Gang is a woman with big dreams and limitless ambition. Determined to become the first Empress of Goguryeo, Pyeong Gang will stop at nothing to make her dream come true. Clever and level headed, Pyeong ...
Style: tense, captivating, disturbing, suspense
Plot: female assassin, princess, unconditional love, female warrior, conspiracy, assassin, female protagonist, female ninja, relationships, warrior, female soldier, palace ...
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31%
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Haechi (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: South Korea
Duration: 35 min.
TV show
Story: Set during the Joseon Dynasty period, the series follows three people from different walks of life who came together to help Prince Lee Geum claim the throne and reform the Saheonbu.
Style: political, dorama, disturbing, captivating
Plot: joseon dynasty, teamwork, king, crown prince, friendship, power struggle, royalty, prince, warrior, royal family, martial arts, romance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Hwarang: The Poet Warrior Youth (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, History, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Set during the Silla dynasty, Sam Maekjong is the son of the fallen king and present queen regent, Jiso, but he has been kept in hiding for protection ever since he was a young boy, when his father was murdered. Over the years the powerful nobles ...
Style: captivating, dorama, disturbing, visually appealing
Plot: ancient korea, romance, heir to the throne, brotherhood, royal palace, martial arts, king, warrior, royal family, friends, fighting the system, unlikely friendships ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Su Baek-hyang, the King's Daughter (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: This is the story of Su Baek-hyang, born as the elder daughter of King Mu-ryeong but unable to retain her title of princess due to her ambitious younger sister, Sol-hui. Humble and hard-working, she was taught never to want or to desire beyond what ...
Style: political, romantic, harsh, captivating, touching
Plot: ancient korea, princess, exile, battles, marriage, royal family, love, family relations, romance, true love, palace intrigue, romantic relationship ...
Place: korea
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30%
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Jodha Akbar (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: Jodha Akbar is an epic drama about a sixteenth century story of the political marriage of convenience between a Mughal emperor Abu'l-Fath Jalal ud-din Muhammad Akbar and a Rajput princess Jodha Bai. The show focuses on how their political ...
Style: captivating, sentimental, realistic, epic
Plot: marriage of convenience, princess, ruler, muslim, emperor, marriage, betrayal, husband wife relationship, politics, romantic rivalry, political intrigue, true love ...
Time: 16th century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Madame De Pompadour: The King's Favourite (2006)
Genre: History, Romance
Country: Switzerland, France, Belgium
Duration: 192 min.
TV show
Story: Jeanne Poisson, the headstrong, ambitious, witty and erudite, catches the eye and heart of French King Louis XV at a costumed ball. She masters the art of seduction well enough to become accepted even by the Queen, corpulent mother of ten. As a ...
Style: sentimental, stylized, intense, atmospheric, realistic
Plot: infidelity, state affairs, royal court, love, love story, sibling relationship, betrayal, husband wife relationship, love triangle, love and romance, politics, marriage ...
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Crowned Clown (2019)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 80 min.
TV show
Story: The story takes place at a time in Joseon history, when upheaval and power struggles surrounding the throne had reached extreme levels. In order to escape those who plan to assassinate him, the king puts a clown, who looks exactly like him, on the ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, serious, realistic, touching ...
Plot: joseon dynasty, politics, romance, king, father son relationship, love affair, forbidden love, friendship between men, tragic love, love and romance, unfulfilled love, true love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Gu Family Book (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: Gu Family Book is a 2013 South Korean television series starring Lee Seung-gi and Suzy. The fusion martial arts action historical drama is about a half man-half monster who is searching for a centuries-old book that according to gumiho legend, ...
Style: exciting, captivating, light, humorous
Plot: betrayal, supernatural, immortality, transformation, love and romance, couples, rivalry, healing power, interspecies romance, love, werewolf, half breed ...
Time: 16th century
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The White Queen (2013)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK, France
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Set against the backdrop of the Wars of the Roses, the series is the story of the women caught up in the protracted conflict for the throne of England.
Style: captivating, stylized, serious, suspense, realistic
Plot: aristocracy, queen, royal court, royal family, monarchy, king, throne, seduction, love and romance, young woman, intrigue, betrayal ...
Time: 15th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Mr. Sunshine (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: South Korea
Duration: 80 min.
TV show
Story: Based in Shinmiyangyo, or the U.S. expedition to Korea in the late 19th century, Mr. Sunshine tells the story of a Korean boy born into a family of a house servant running away to board an American warship, later to return to his homeland as a U.S. ...
Style: sentimental, captivating, factual
Plot: love triangle, culture clash, patriotism, destiny, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, betrayal, propaganda, historical event, tragic event, childhood friend, stereotypes, social realism ...
Time: 19th century
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%