A moving historical drama set in the Chosun Dynasty of old Korea, Dong Yi tells the story of a simple maid that rises high in the royal court as a consort and, ultimately, mother of the ... See full summary »
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A moving historical drama set in the Chosun Dynasty of old Korea, Dong Yi tells the story of a simple maid that rises high in the royal court as a consort and, ultimately, mother of the 21st king of Chosun. Filled with pageantry, romance, adventure and thrilling action, Dong Yi brings ancient Korea to life in this ratings favorite. D. Bannon is the author of The Elements of Subtitles. Written by D. Bannon

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king | love | queen | court maid | palace | See All (8) »

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Official Sites:

Official site [South Korea]

Country:

South Korea

Language:

Korean

Release Date:

22 March 2010 (South Korea) See more »

Also Known As:

A királyi ház titkai See more »

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South Korea

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MBC-TV Korea See more »
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past traces
26 April 2017 | by KirpianuscusSee all my reviews

at the first sigh, perfect choice for a genre of viewers. at the second, a special form of fairy tale. or propaganda. or just a beautiful trip in the past of Koreea, in a seductive embroidery of romance, characters, clothes and ceremonies. its precious gift - to send the feel to be unique against the different dramas about the history of country, with same ingredients and spices, using the same recipes. a story about courage and fight. about generosity. and hope. beautiful in a admirable way. because, remembering small truths, it is the useful window to a magnificent world.


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