Swindlers, The

Information and ratings for Swindlers, The

14A(14A) Coarse Language


Korean-language Crime/Thriller. Eight years after the death of his father, a con artist (Hyun Bin) teams up with a crooked prosecutor (Yoo Ji-tae) to steal 300 million dollars from an elusive criminal.

Content elements

  • Frequent use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context; frequent use of scatological slang, cursing, profanity, and vulgar expressions
  • Infrequent portrayals of hand-to-hand and weapons violence, some in a suicide context - little blood and detail
  • Frequent portrayals of alcohol and tobacco use in a recreational context

Thematic elements

  • Appearance versus reality
  • Revenge
  • The value of teamwork

Classification rationale

Rated 14A for coarse language and some violence

Classification date

November 29, 2017