An epic based on the myth of Jumong Taewang, founder of the kingdom of Goguryeo in 37 B.C., (one of the three kingdoms of Korea).
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 Jumong (81 episodes, 2006-2007)
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 So-suh-no (81 episodes, 2006-2007)
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 Prince Tae-so (81 episodes, 2006-2007)
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 Kum-wa (81 episodes, 2006-2007)
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 Lady Yu-hwa (81 episodes, 2006-2007)
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 Wan-hu (81 episodes, 2006-2007)
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 Yeo Mi-eul (81 episodes, 2006-2007)
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 Bu Deuk-bul (81 episodes, 2006-2007)
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 Woo-tae (81 episodes, 2006-2007)
Jung-hoon Ahn ...
 Ma-ri (81 episodes, 2006-2007)
Gye-in Lee ...
 Mo Pal-mo (81 episodes, 2006-2007)
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 Ye Soya (81 episodes, 2006-2007)
Won-jae Lee ...
 Do-chi (81 episodes, 2006-2007)
Yong-woon Kwon ...
 Moo-song (81 episodes, 2006-2007)
Do-hwan Bae
(81 episodes, 2006-2007)
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 Sa-yong (81 episodes, 2006-2007)
So-yeong Dan ...
 Yu-Seong (81 episodes, 2006-2007)
Kyeong-seon Han
(81 episodes, 2006-2007)
Won Ki-Jun ...
 Min-woo (81 episodes, 2006-2007)
Bo-yeong Kim
(81 episodes, 2006-2007)
Byeong-ki Kim ...
 Ta-bal Yeon (81 episodes, 2006-2007)
Kyeong-hwan Park ...
 Bu Boon-no (81 episodes, 2006-2007)
Kwi-hyeon Song
(81 episodes, 2006-2007)
(81 episodes, 2006-2007)
Ho-min Yeo ...
 Oi (81 episodes, 2006-2007)
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 Hae Mo-su (53 episodes, 2006)
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An epic based on the myth of Jumong Taewang, founder of the kingdom of Goguryeo in 37 B.C., (one of the three kingdoms of Korea).

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15 May 2006 (South Korea)  »

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The Book of the Three Hans  »

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$31,000,000 (estimated)
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A children's program was created due to the "Jumong" series' popularity. The TV series has been remade into an animation called "Adventures of Jumong". See more »

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Followed by Baramui Nara (2008) See more »

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Just fantastic
15 September 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

My kids go to a dual language program (Spanish English) plus we speak a third language at home. So naturally they are comfortable with movies that are in foreign language.

My son (8) developed his reading from this series (by being forced to reading the subtitles) no doubt and it is really nice to expose them to a different ethos and not the Hollywood formula crap. We are still on the 16th episode, so quite a few more to go.

The complex plot and the ambiguous morality at times is really challenging. The main actor a little weak I agree but maybe "he" will grow into it as well


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