Set in Busan, South Korea during the 1970’s, Lee Doo-Sam (Song Kang-Ho) works for a group who become involved in smuggling high priced items like gold and watches. The government then implements a crackdown. Lee Doo-Sam becomes the scapegoat for his boss and serves time in prison. When he is released, Lee Doo-Sam jumps into the business of manufacturing and distributing methamphetamine. At a party, he meets lobbyist Kim Jung-A (Bae Doo-Na) who has connections with powerful people. Kim Jung-A joins Lee Doo-Sam’s business venture. Lee Doo-Sam makes incredible profits, but he becomes restless and gets addicted to methamphetamine.
Meanwhile, Prosecutor Kim In-Goo (Cho Jung-Seok) is transferred to the Busan Prosecutors’ Office. While investigating a drug case, he notices Lee Doo-Sam. He targets Lee Doo-Sam and the powerful people who took bribes from him.
|Tagline:||RISE AND FALL OF A DRUG LORD WHO STUNNED THE NATION IN 1970S|
|Cast:||Bae Doo-na, Choi Duk-Moon, Choi Gwi-hwa, Jo Jung-suk, Jo Woo-jin, Kim Dae-myung, Kim Hae-gon, Kim So-jin, Lee Bong-ryeon, Lee Hee-joon, Lee Joong-ok, Lee Seo-hwan, Lee Sung-min, Park Ji-hwan, Park Kyung-Hye, Song Kang-ho, Song Young-chang, Yoon Je-moon, You Jae-myeong|