MOVIES South Korea
The Gangster, The Cop, The Devil (2019)

The Gangster, The Cop, The Devil (2019)

The Gangster, The Cop, The Devil (2019)
IMDb: 6.9
109 min

In Cheonan, a serial murder case takes place, but the case becomes more and more of a mystery. Only Tae-suk, a cop, immediately senses that all the cases are by…

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Genre: Action, Crime
The Host (2006)

The Host (2006)

The Host (2006)
IMDb: 7.0
120 min

Gang-du is a dim-witted man working at his father’s tiny snack bar near the Han River. Following the dumping of gallons of toxic waste in the river, a giant mutated…

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The City of Violence (2006)

The City of Violence (2006)

The City of Violence (2006)
IMDb: 6.7
92 min

Tae-su, a detective fighting organized crime, returns to his hometown for his high school friend Wang-jae’s funeral. There, he meets his old friends Pil-ho, Dong-hwan and Seok-hwan and they reminisce….

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Genre: Action, Thriller
Shark Bait (2006)

Shark Bait (2006)

Shark Bait (2006)
IMDb: 4.2
77 min

After losing everything, a young fish, Pi, goes to live with his family on the Reef. There he meets the love of his life but finds that she already has…

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Genre: Animation, Family
Curious George (2006)

Curious George (2006)

Curious George (2006)
IMDb: 6.5
87 min

When The Man in the Yellow Hat befriends Curious George in the jungle, they set off on a non-stop, fun-filled journey through the wonders of the big city toward the…

A Dirty Carnival (2006)

A Dirty Carnival (2006)

A Dirty Carnival (2006)
IMDb: 7.4
141 min

Byung-du is a 29-year-old career criminal, working for the middle-rank enforcer Sang-chul. Burdened with a terminally ill mother and taking care of younger siblings, Byung-du is feeling financial pressure as…

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Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
The Promise (2005)

The Promise (2005)

The Promise (2005)
IMDb: 5.6
121 min

An orphaned girl, driven by poverty at such a young age, makes a promise with an enchantress. In return for beauty and the admiration of every man, she will never…

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The Bow (2005)

The Bow (2005)

The Bow (2005)
IMDb: 7.2
90 min

On a fishing boat at sea, a 60-year old man has been raising a girl since she was a child. It is agreed that they will get married on her…

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Genre: Drama, Romance
Sympathy for Lady Vengeance (2005)

Sympathy for Lady Vengeance (2005)

Sympathy for Lady Vengeance (2005)
IMDb: 7.6
115 min

After a 13-year imprisonment for the kidnap and murder of a 6 year old boy, beautiful Lee Guem-ja starts seeking revenge on the man that was really responsible for the…

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Genre: Drama, Thriller
Shadowless Sword (2005)

Shadowless Sword (2005)

Shadowless Sword (2005)
IMDb: 6.5
117 min

A Wuxia adventure out of South Korea, The Legend of the Shadowless Sword is a handsome martial arts epic by Kim Yung-jun (Flying Warriors). The film’s simple story allows for…

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Genre: Action
Seven Swords (2005)

Seven Swords (2005)

Seven Swords (2005)
IMDb: 6.2
153 min

Seven warriors come together to protect a village from a diabolical General.

Genre: Action, Drama
A Bittersweet Life (2005)

A Bittersweet Life (2005)

A Bittersweet Life (2005)
IMDb: 7.6
120 min

Kim Sun-woo is an enforcer and manager for a hotel owned by a cold, calculative crime boss, Kang who assigns Sun-Woo to a simple errand while he is away on…

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Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Tae Guk Gi: The Brotherhood of War (2004)

Tae Guk Gi: The Brotherhood of War (2004)

Tae Guk Gi: The Brotherhood of War (2004)
IMDb: 8.1
140 min

When two brothers are forced to fight in the Korean War, the elder decides to take the riskiest missions if it will help shield the younger from battle.

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A Moment to Remember (2004)

A Moment to Remember (2004)

A Moment to Remember (2004)
IMDb: 8.2
117 min

A young couple’s love is tested when Sun-jin is diagnosed with a rare form of Alzheimer’s disease.

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Genre: Drama, Romance
3-Iron (2004)

3-Iron (2004)

3-Iron (2004)
IMDb: 8.0
88 min

A young man, whose only possession is a motorcycle, spends his time riding around the city looking for empty apartments. After finding one, he hangs out for a while, fixing…

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Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Fighter In The Wind (2004)

Fighter In The Wind (2004)

Fighter In The Wind (2004)
IMDb: 7.0
120 min

An account of karate competitor Choi Yeung-Eui who went to Japan after World War II to become a fighter pilot but found a very different path instead. He changed his…

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Genre: Action, Drama
Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter… and Spring (2003)

Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter… and Spring (2003)

Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter… and Spring (2003)
IMDb: 8.1
103 min

An isolated lake, where an old monk lives in a small floating temple. The monk has a young boy living with him, learning to become a monk. We watch as…

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Genre: Drama
Take Point (2018)

Take Point (2018)

Take Point (2018)
IMDb: 5.4
119 min

On the day of the U.S. presidential election in 2024, a team of elite mercenaries embark on a secret CIA mission to abduct North Korea’s politician in an underground bunker…

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Genre: Action
Oldboy (2003)

Oldboy (2003)

Oldboy (2003)
IMDb: 8.4
120 min

With no clue how he came to be imprisoned, drugged and tortured for 15 years, a desperate businessman seeks revenge on his captors.

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A Tale of Two Sisters (2003)

A Tale of Two Sisters (2003)

A Tale of Two Sisters (2003)
IMDb: 7.2
115 min

A recently released patient from a mental institution returns home with her sister, only to face disturbing events between her stepmother and the ghosts haunting their house- all of which…

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Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance (2002)

Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance (2002)

Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance (2002)
IMDb: 7.6
129 min

This is the story of Ryu, a deaf man, and his sister, who requires a kidney transplant. Ryu’s boss, Park, has just laid him off, and in order to afford…

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Sex Is Zero (2002)

Sex Is Zero (2002)

Sex Is Zero (2002)
IMDb: 6.6
96 min

At Sunjong University, a few students are serious, including Eun-hyo, who works hard at aerobics in hopes of doing well in a national competition. Most students goof off: drinking, partying,…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Oasis (2002)

Oasis (2002)

Oasis (2002)
IMDb: 7.9
133 min

Oasis is a love story of two young people abandoned by families. A young man released from prison visits the widow of the man he killed drunk-driving. There he meets…

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Genre: Drama, Romance
Daria in ‘Is It College Yet?’ (2002)

Daria in ‘Is It College Yet?’ (2002)

Daria in ‘Is It College Yet?’ (2002)
IMDb: 8.2
90 min

All vile things must come to an end, and for Daria Morgendorffer that means it’s time to look beyond high school to college. Our little girl has grown up so…

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Volcano High (2001)

Volcano High (2001)

Volcano High (2001)
IMDb: 6.0
120 min

Volcano High School is marking its 108th. Every student is a martial arts expert, so it is not surprising to see tea leaves moving in the shape of dragons or…

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Genre: Action, Comedy
My Sassy Girl (2001)

My Sassy Girl (2001)

My Sassy Girl (2001)
IMDb: 8.0
123 min

Based on a series of true stories posted by Ho-sik Kim on the Internet describing his relationship with his girlfriend. These were later transformed into a best-selling book and the…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
My Boss, My Hero (2001)

My Boss, My Hero (2001)

My Boss, My Hero (2001)
IMDb: 6.3
98 min

This gangster comedy tells of a successful young mobster who has taken over the fashionable Myeongdong district of Seoul. When he mistakes the poet Yun Tong-ju for a liquor similar…

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Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
The Warrior (2001)

The Warrior (2001)

The Warrior (2001)
IMDb: 7.2
158 min

In 1375, China was in chaos between Yuan Dynasty and Ming Dynasty. Coryo (an ancient kingdom of Korea then) sent a delegation of many diplomats, soldiers and a silent slave…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History
Friend (2001)

Friend (2001)

Friend (2001)
IMDb: 7.4
113 min

The film follows the lives of four childhood friends: Joon-seok, the leader, whose father is a powerful mob boss; Dong-su, whose father is an undertaker; class clown Jung-ho; and Sang-taek,…

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Genre: Action, Drama
Bad Guy (2001)

Bad Guy (2001)

Bad Guy (2001)
IMDb: 6.8
100 min

A criminal who runs a brothel becomes obsessed with a beautiful college student. When she rejects him he sets her up by introducing her to a loan shark and when…

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Joint Security Area (2000)

Joint Security Area (2000)

Joint Security Area (2000)
IMDb: 7.8
110 min

In the DMZ separating North and South Korea, two North Korean soldiers have been killed, supposedly by one South Korean soldier. But the 11 bullets found in the bodies, together…

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Il Mare (2000)

Il Mare (2000)

Il Mare (2000)
IMDb: 7.6
105 min

Eun-joo moves out of her house “Il Mare”, leaving behind a Christmas card for the eventual new owner of the house in 1999. In it she asks him/her to forward…

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Barking Dogs Never Bite (2000)

Barking Dogs Never Bite (2000)

Barking Dogs Never Bite (2000)
IMDb: 7.0
110 min

An idle part-time college lecturer is annoyed by the yapping sound of a nearby dog. He decides to take drastic action.

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Genre: Comedy
Invader ZIM: Enter the Florpus (2019)

Invader ZIM: Enter the Florpus (2019)

Invader ZIM: Enter the Florpus (2019)
IMDb: 7.6
71 min

ZIM discovers his almighty leaders never had any intention of coming to Earth and he loses confidence in himself for the first time in his life, which is the big…

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The Handmaiden (2016)

The Handmaiden (2016)

The Handmaiden (2016)
IMDb: 8.1
145 min

1930s Korea, in the period of Japanese occupation, a young woman is hired as a handmaiden to a Japanese heiress who lives a secluded life on a large countryside estate…

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Snowpiercer (2013)

Snowpiercer (2013)

Snowpiercer (2013)
IMDb: 7.1
126 min

In a future where a failed global-warming experiment kills off most life on the planet, a class system evolves aboard the Snowpiercer, a train that travels around the globe via…

Memories of Murder (2003)

Memories of Murder (2003)

Memories of Murder (2003)
IMDb: 8.1
132 min

1986 Gyunggi Province. The body of a young woman is found brutally raped and murdered. Two months later, a series of rapes and murders commences under similar circumstances. And in…

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Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Happy End (1999)

Happy End (1999)

Happy End (1999)
IMDb: 7.0
99 min

Set during the 1999 Asian fiscal crisis Ki-Mun has lost his job and feels ashamed at having to act as domestic housekeepr for his career woman wife Bo-ra. Bo-ra feels…

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Genre: Drama
A Taxi Driver (2017)

A Taxi Driver (2017)

A Taxi Driver (2017)
IMDb: 7.8
137 min

May, 1980. Man-seob is a taxi driver in Seoul who lives from hand to mouth, raising his young daughter alone. One day, he hears that there is a foreigner who…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History
The Battleship Island (2017)

The Battleship Island (2017)

The Battleship Island (2017)
IMDb: 7.1
132 min

During the Japanese colonial era, roughly 400 Korean people, who were forced onto Battleship Island (‘Hashima Island’) to mine for coal, attempt to escape.

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Genre: Action, Drama, War
Okja (2017)

Okja (2017)

Okja (2017)
IMDb: 7.3
120 min

A young girl named Mija risks everything to prevent a powerful, multi-national company from kidnapping her best friend – a massive animal named Okja.

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Blade of the Immortal (2017)

Blade of the Immortal (2017)

Blade of the Immortal (2017)
IMDb: 6.8
140 min

Manji, a highly skilled samurai, becomes cursed with immortality after a legendary battle. Haunted by the brutal murder of his sister, Manji knows that only fighting evil will regain his…

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Genre: Action, Drama
Along with the Gods: The Two Worlds (2017)

Along with the Gods: The Two Worlds (2017)

Along with the Gods: The Two Worlds (2017)
IMDb: 7.3
139 min

Having died unexpectedly, firefighter Ja-hong is taken to the afterlife by 3 afterlife guardians. Only when he passes 7 trials over 49 days and proves he was innocent in human…

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Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy
The Villainess (2017)

The Villainess (2017)

The Villainess (2017)
IMDb: 6.7
129 min

A young girl is raised as a killer in the Yanbian province of China. She hides her identity and travels to South Korea where she hopes to lead a quiet…

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Genre: Action, Drama
The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature (2017)

The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature (2017)

The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature (2017)
IMDb: 5.4
91 min

When the evil mayor of Oakton decides to bulldoze Liberty Park and build a dangerous amusement park in its place, Surly Squirrel and his ragtag group of animal friends need…

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Norm of the North: King Sized Adventure (2019)

Norm of the North: King Sized Adventure (2019)

Norm of the North: King Sized Adventure (2019)
IMDb: 3.3
90 min

An ancient Chinese artifact has been stolen by a villainous archaeologist named Dexter. With the help of his Lemming friends, Norm must keep his word and embark on a journey…

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To Kill with Intrigue (1977)

To Kill with Intrigue (1977)

To Kill with Intrigue (1977)
IMDb: 5.4
106 min

Young master Cao Le chases his pregnant girlfriend away from the family castle. He does it in order to save her from vicious bandits who are going to murder his…

Genre: Action, Drama
Rampant (2018)

Rampant (2018)

Rampant (2018)
IMDb: 6.3
121 min

Ancient Korea, 17th century. While the paranoid King Lee Jo of Joseon, vassal of the Qing dynasty, feels surrounded by conspirators and rebels, a dark evil emerges from the bowels…

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Burning (2018)

Burning (2018)

Burning (2018)
IMDb: 7.6
148 min

Deliveryman Jongsu is out on a job when he runs into Haemi, a girl who once lived in his neighborhood. She asks if he’d mind looking after her cat while…

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Garfield’s Pet Force (2009)

Garfield’s Pet Force (2009)

Garfield’s Pet Force (2009)
IMDb: 4.1
73 min

Nothing in the world can make Garfield get involved in anything besides eating, until the muscular super cat Garzooka comes crashing into Cartoon World from the Comic Book universe with…

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Dragon Wars: D-War (2007)

Dragon Wars: D-War (2007)

Dragon Wars: D-War (2007)
IMDb: 3.5
90 min

Based on the Korean legend, unknown creatures will return and devastate the planet. Reporter Ethan Kendrick is called in to investigate the matter…

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A Frozen Flower (2008)

A Frozen Flower (2008)

A Frozen Flower (2008)
IMDb: 7.2
133 min

A historical drama set in the Koryo dynasty and focused on the relationship between a king and his bodyguard. Under the dominance of Yuan Dynasty China, the king of Goryeo…

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Genre: Drama
Red Cliff (2008)

Red Cliff (2008)

Red Cliff (2008)
IMDb: 7.4
148 min

In 208 A.D., in the final days of the Han Dynasty, shrewd Prime Minster Cao convinced the fickle Emperor Han the only way to unite all of China was to…

Red Cliff Part II (2009)

Red Cliff Part II (2009)

Red Cliff Part II (2009)
IMDb: 7.6
142 min

The battle of Red Cliff continues and the alliance between Xu and East Wu is fracturing. With Cao Cao’s massive forces on their doorstep, will the kingdoms of Xu and…

Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
The Chaser (2008)

The Chaser (2008)

The Chaser (2008)
IMDb: 7.9
125 min

Joong-ho is a dirty detective turned pimp in financial trouble as several of his girls have recently disappeared without clearing their debts. While trying to track them down, he finds…

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Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
The Good, The Bad, The Weird (2008)

The Good, The Bad, The Weird (2008)

The Good, The Bad, The Weird (2008)
IMDb: 7.3
130 min

The story of three Korean outlaws in 1930s Manchuria and their dealings with the Japanese army and Chinese and Russian bandits. The Good (a Bounty hunter), the Bad (a hitman),…

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Woman Is the Future of Man (2004)

Woman Is the Future of Man (2004)

Woman Is the Future of Man (2004)
IMDb: 6.4
88 min

As the first snow falls in Seoul, two old friends reunite; one is a successful college professor, and the other, a struggling filmmaker recently returned from the United States. After…

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Genre: Drama, Romance
Tale of Cinema (2005)

Tale of Cinema (2005)

Tale of Cinema (2005)
IMDb: 7.1
89 min

In Seoul, the paths of two men and one woman intersect and move apart from one another, centering around their love for cinema. A suicidal student meets a young woman…

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Genre: Drama
Illang: The Wolf Brigade (2018)

Illang: The Wolf Brigade (2018)

Illang: The Wolf Brigade (2018)
IMDb: 6.0
139 min

In 2029, the elite police squad Illang combats a terrorist group opposing reunification of the two Koreas. But another enemy may be lurking nearby.

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Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation (2018)

Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation (2018)

Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation (2018)
IMDb: 6.3
97 min

Dracula, Mavis, Johnny and the rest of the Drac Pack take a vacation on a luxury Monster Cruise Ship, where Dracula falls in love with the ship’s captain, Ericka, who’s…

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Operation Chromite (2016)

Operation Chromite (2016)

Operation Chromite (2016)
IMDb: 6.1
111 min

A squad of soldiers fight in the Korean War’s crucial Battle of Incheon.

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Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
The Tiger: An Old Hunter’s Tale (2015)

The Tiger: An Old Hunter’s Tale (2015)

The Tiger: An Old Hunter’s Tale (2015)
IMDb: 7.3
139 min

In 1925 Korea, Japanese rulers demand the last remaining tiger be killed. The tiger easily defeats his pursuers until a legendary hunter takes him on.

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Secret in Their Eyes (2015)

Secret in Their Eyes (2015)

Secret in Their Eyes (2015)
IMDb: 6.3
111 min

A tight-knit team of FBI investigators, along with their District Attorney supervisor, is suddenly torn apart when they discover that one of their own teenage daughters has been brutally murdered.

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The Adventures of Rocky & Bullwinkle (2000)

The Adventures of Rocky & Bullwinkle (2000)

The Adventures of Rocky & Bullwinkle (2000)
IMDb: 4.1
92 min

Rocky and Bullwinkle have been living off the finances made from the reruns of their cartoon show. Boris and Natasha somehow manage to crossover into reality and team up with…

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Assassination (2015)

Assassination (2015)

Assassination (2015)
IMDb: 7.3
140 min

Assassination is set in Korea and Shanghai in the 1930’s during the Japanese occupation. The government resistance assigns a secret commando group with killing collaborators.

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Genre: Action, Drama
A Man and a Woman (2016)

A Man and a Woman (2016)

A Man and a Woman (2016)
IMDb: 6.8
115 min

Sang-min comes to Finland to send her autistic son to a special camp. She feels so alienated in snow covered-white Helsinki. Ki-hong is an architect working in Finland on dispatched…

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Genre: Drama, Romance
The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water (2015)

The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water (2015)

The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water (2015)
IMDb: 6.0
92 min

Burger Beard is a pirate who is in search of the final page of a magical book that makes any evil plan he writes in it come true, which happens…

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Last Knights (2015)

Last Knights (2015)

Last Knights (2015)
IMDb: 6.2
115 min

When an evil emperor executes their leader, his band of knights – bound by duty and honour – embarks on a journey of vengeance that will not come to an…

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Genre: Action, Adventure
Psychokinesis (2018)

Psychokinesis (2018)

Psychokinesis (2018)
IMDb: 5.9
101 min

An ordinary guy suddenly finds he has superpowers he can use to help his spirited daughter and the people around them, but he also runs into trouble in the process.

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Genre: Action, Fantasy
The End of April (2017)

The End of April (2017)

The End of April (2017)
IMDb: 5.5
120 min

Hyunjin, a test taker, moves into an old apartment. There are strange sounds from next door where a strange boy named Hyunggu lives. One day, Hyunggu and his mother are…

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The Nut Job (2014)

The Nut Job (2014)

The Nut Job (2014)
IMDb: 5.7
85 min

Surly, a curmudgeon, independent squirrel is banished from his park and forced to survive in the city. Lucky for him, he stumbles on the one thing that may be able…

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Cold Eyes (2013)

Cold Eyes (2013)

Cold Eyes (2013)
IMDb: 7.1
119 min

HA Yoon-ju becomes the newest member to a unit within the Korean Police Forces Special Crime Department that specializes in surveillance activities on high profile criminals. She teams up with…

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Genre: Action, Crime
Final Recipe (2013)

Final Recipe (2013)

Final Recipe (2013)
IMDb: 7.1
97 min

Hao’s Singaporean restaurant is in danger of going out of business. Hao’s grandson, Mark, secretly travels to Shanghai to attend a cooking competition despite his grandfather’s wishes for him to…

Moebius (2013)

Moebius (2013)

Moebius (2013)
IMDb: 6.4
89 min

A wife, overwhelmed with hatred for her husband, inflicts an unspeakable wound on their son, as the family heads towards horrific destruction.

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Genre: Drama
The Thieves (2012)

The Thieves (2012)

The Thieves (2012)
IMDb: 6.8
135 min

A gang of South Korean thieves team up with a Hong Kong crew to steal a diamond necklace from a heavily-guarded casino safe in Macau. As the cops close in,…

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Genre: Action, Crime
The Tower (2012)

The Tower (2012)

The Tower (2012)
IMDb: 6.6
121 min

On Christmas Eve at Tower Sky, an ultra-luxurious building complex, a White Christmas party is held to dazzle its equally high-end tenants and VIP guests. Dae-ho, the manager of the…

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Genre: Action, Drama
Masquerade (2012)

Masquerade (2012)

Masquerade (2012)
IMDb: 7.8
131 min

During the confusing and conspiratorial Joseon Dynasty King Gwang-hae orders his councilor, HEO Kyun, to find him a double in order to avoid the constant threat of assassination. HEO Kyun…

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Genre: Drama
Nameless Gangster (2012)

Nameless Gangster (2012)

Nameless Gangster (2012)
IMDb: 7.1
134 min

A corrupted customs officer, Choi Ik-hyeon, faces losing his job. Then, his life turns around as he meets ganster Choi Hyeong-bae who has connection with the Yakuza. They quickly form…

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Genre: Crime, Thriller
The Yellow Sea (2010)

The Yellow Sea (2010)

The Yellow Sea (2010)
IMDb: 7.3
136 min

The region where the borders of North Korea, China, and Russia come together, forms a sort of modern day wild west, where more than half of the population relies on…

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Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
The Man from Nowhere (2010)

The Man from Nowhere (2010)

The Man from Nowhere (2010)
IMDb: 7.8
119 min

His only friend called him ‘the man from nowhere’… Taesik, a former special agent becomes a loner after losing his wife in a miserable accident and lives a bitter life…

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