Seondal: The Man Who Sells The River


Movie: Seondal: The Man Who Sells the River (English title) / Bongyi Seondal Kim (literal title)
Revised romanization: Bongyi Kimseondal
Hangul: 봉이 김선달
Director: Park Dae-Min
Writer: Park Dae-Min
Producer: Kim Tae-Won, Park Jae-Hyun, Kim Bong-Seo, Suk Dong-Joon
Cinematographer: Kim Jong-Jin
Release Date: July 6, 2016
Runtime: 121 min.
Genre: Comedy / Adventure / Period-17th Century
Distributor: CJ Entertainment
Language: Korean
Country: South Korea


Kim Seondal (Yoo Seung-Ho) is a genius swindler, possessing an alluring appearance and boldness. He works with Bo-Won (Ko Chang-Seok), Female Buddhist Yoon (Ra Mi-Ran) and Gyeon (Xiumin). The swindler team is famous nationwide.

The team decide to steal tobacco which is the most expensive traded product. For their plan, they have to deceive the most powerful man Sung Dae-Ryeon (Cho Jae-Hyun).