If the quality of a movie could be gauged by how happy the cast is filming it, then The Tailors (Sanguiwon) is a sure fire win based on the bursting with joy cast at the movie press conference this week. I’m not exaggerating by describing the cast at the press conference as so giddy and glowing one would think they were all getting married or something equally celebratory. The movie released a full cast poster ahead of its premiere featuring all four leads Han Suk Kyu, Go Soo, Park Shin Hye, and Yoo Yeon Seok, supplementing the gorgeous individual character posters released a few weeks ago.
I’m still iffy about the story about two rival royal tailors duking it out for supremacy at court to dress the King and Queen but it’s no joke how beautiful the movie looks based on posters and previews alone. The colors and textures on the royal clothing are to-die-for. I also love how all four leads perfectly express each character in the poster above, from cheeky Go Soo as the upstart tailor, serious Han Suk Kyu as the establish old school veteran, melancholy Park Shin Hye as the Queen, and authoritative Yoo Yeon Seok as the King. Continue reading