They all try to return to life as it was, but it only makes things worse. Although it was wrong that he was emotionally cheating on the king, he was also a victim; a victim of circumstance. And if lust is the reason Hong-lim can't stay away from the queen which Hong-lim stated was the case, truthfully or not then why not make it impossible for it to ever happen again? Cant say its love.Next
Even when he falls in love with the queen and he knows the queen feels the same, he sacrificed to continue "the King's Subject" as to be the queen's lover is far more forbidden at least to him.
He does promise the king that he was acting out of mistaken lust. Also I do not shrink in face of man on man love having seen enough gay porn thanks to my status as a "faghag" not my words but the scenes were so awkward it felt literally like two straight actors bravely plowing forward. However, the lack of an heir leaves the king open to deposition from the Yuan dynasty and treachery from his own nobles.Next
The approach was modern but the story is quite different from those Korean movies and movies I'd watched.
I find that your understanding of the story is quite laudable.
Think from the POV of HL, fucking confusion, yeah.
I use the term cheating here loosely considering all parties involved had prior knowledge.Next
I think that your opinion and your assessments of the movie were almost the same as my thoughts.
Hong-lim has spent his formative years in the company of men, was introduced to sex by a man. I was bummed that I disliked the movie so much, but at least other people enjoyed it.
Tidak dapat bercinta dengan ratunya karena dia jatuh cinta dengan pengawalnya, Hong Lim, raja meminta mereka berdua untuk tidur bersama.
I felt it was a test for Hong Lim.... But we must suspend disbelief, even if the queen and Hong Lim pretty much disliked each other up til that point.
It is very persuasive and real, made my heart feel sorry for him even the King is merciless killing those peole involved in.