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The Emperor: Owner of the Mask 

Goonjoo-Gamyunui Jooin (original title)
Set in the 18th-century Joseon, it tells the story of Crown Prince Lee Sun and his fight against a powerful and wealthy organization Pyunsoo hwe, who controls the country behind the scenes.... See full summary »
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Series cast summary:
Seung-ho Yoo ...  Crown Prince Lee Sun 40 episodes, 2017
So-Hyun Kim ...  Han Ga-eun 39 episodes, 2017
Hyun-soo Shin Hyun-soo Shin ...  Chong-woon 38 episodes, 2017
Myung-Soo Kim ...  commoner Lee Sun 37 episodes, 2017
Jun-ho Heo ...  Dae Mok 36 episodes, 2017
Cheol-min Park ...  Woo Bo 36 episodes, 2017
Sun-kyung Kim ...  Queen 29 episodes, 2017
So-hee Yoon ...  Kim Hwa-goon 28 episodes, 2017
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Set in the 18th-century Joseon, it tells the story of Crown Prince Lee Sun and his fight against a powerful and wealthy organization Pyunsoo hwe, who controls the country behind the scenes. He becomes a hope for the people who suffer from lack of water due to the greed of Pyunsoo hwe, who tried to privatize the nation's water supply. With the help of the woman he loves, Ga-eun, Lee Sun overcomes adversity and grow as a just ruler. Written by Anonymous

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Korean

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10 May 2017 (South Korea) See more »

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The Emperor: Owner of the Mask See more »

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A bit scary
8 March 2019 | by ersbelSee all my reviews

This story is a bit scary. Hour, after hour of Asian entertainment on Netflix. And they all tell the same story, although densely populated the Asian countries have only a handful of individuals. The rest is just a mass that requires food and shelter from the king in order to worship him. And make no mistake, the king is not an individual either, he is only the provider and the slave to their whims and happiness.


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