The Drug King on Netflix: Date, Plot, & Reviews on Netflix: Release Date & Details


A petty smuggler from Busan dives headfirst into illicit drug trafficking in the 1970s and rises to become king of narcotics exports to Japan. The Drug King featuring Kang-ho Song, Jung-suk Jo, Doona Bae, and Ju-Seon Eo is streaming on Netflix starting Thursday, February 21, 2019. The movie is directed by Min-ho Woo.

Netflix release date Thursday, February 21, 2019
Time 3:00 AM ET / 12:00 AM PT
Stream Netflix
Starring Kang-ho Song, Jung-suk Jo, Doona Bae, and Ju-Seon Eo
Genre Action
Rating TV-MA


The Drug King is a action movie with a 71% score on Rotten Tomatoes and IMDb audience rating of 6.2 (3,763 votes).

IMDb 6.2
RottenTomatoes 71%
MetaCritic N/A

Parental Rating

Here is what parents to know – The Drug King parental rating is TV-MA. A TV-MA content rating means that material is unsuitable for children under 17. The program is specifically designed to be viewed by adults. This program may contain one or more of the following: crude indecent language (L), explicit sexual activity (S), or graphic violence (V). R and TV-MA are about equivalent ratings content-wise.


Watch The Drug King trailer below to get you excited for the release.

You can view the Netflix’s The Drug King official page. Be sure to check out all of the new releases coming to Netflix in February 2019.

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