This Korean film is filled with many twists and turns. The King is unsuccessful in getting the Queen pregnant and convinces his homosexual lover, Hong Rim, to undertake the task. Hong Rim and the Queen fall in love and meet clandestinely apart from their attempts to give the King an heir. The plot thickens when the King discovers the love affair. The King feels doubly wronged because his lover has cheated on him with his Queen and attempts at revenge take strange twists in this tale of tragedy.