Tag: South Korea

Student A (2018) 7.2

Student A (2018)

Jang Mi-Rae (Kim Hwan-Hee) is an introverted and timid high school student. The other students in her class treated her as an outcast. At home, she lives in fear of her violent alcoholic father. She escapes into her onli...

A Resistance (2019) 6

A Resistance (2019)

Since the Japanese occupation, Koreans fought for independence at home and abroad. Started on March 1, 1919, the national protest held at least 2 months. It was called the-March 1st Movement. "Long Live Korean Independen...

The Chaser (2008) 7.8

The Chaser (2008)

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 a clue that the vanished girls were...

Architecture 101 (2012) 7.2

Architecture 101 (2012)

35-year-old architect Seung-Min receives a visit at his office from a woman. Seung-Min doesn't recognize the woman at first, but then realizes the woman is Seo-Yeon. Seo-Yeon is his first love, but he hasn't seen her sin...

My Bossy Girl (2019) 6.3

My Bossy Girl (2019)

Hwi So is a university student, majoring in engineering. He has a warm heart, but he lacks social skills. Hwi So enjoys creating robots, but he has never had a girlfriend before. One day, Hye Jin suddenly appears in fron...

We Are Brothers (2014) 6.3

We Are Brothers (2014)

Two brothers were separated at an orphanage. Years later, the brothers meet again and they try to find their mother. But, what really bother themselves is one is a buddhist's shaman and the other one is a christian's pas...

White Night (2009) 6.6

White Night (2009)

A pawnbroker is found murdered in a remote town. Police suspect that he was murdered by an acquaintance, as even the most experienced investigator on the case could identify no signs of resistance. Three people come unde...

Empire of Lust (2015) 5.9

Empire of Lust (2015)

Kim Min-jae (Shin Ha-kyun), is a brilliant general who's distinguished himself by protecting the borders of the recently established Joseon dynasty. He keeps a close eye on Yi Bang-won (Jang Hyuk), the fifth son of King ...

December (2013) 7.1

December (2013)

In January, a couple walks downtown at dawn. Is this a love story? Situations following after 'February' and 'March' put audiences in confusion. An intriguing narrative structure built on twisting time and converting rel...

Glove (2011) 6.9

Glove (2011)

Kim Sang-nam (Jeong Jae-yeong), a hot-tempered former professional baseball player, is sent to the countryside to coach a team of hearing-impaired players in order to avoid media coverage of his recent involvement in an ...

Saem (2017) -

Saem (2017)

Ma Doo-Sang goes to Seoul to find his first love, but he suffers from a disease that makes him unable to recognize faces. He begins working as a delivery man for a Chinese restaurant. He soon meets three women who all lo...

Search Out (2020) 5.3

Search Out (2020)

A trainee policeman, a job seeker and a hacker team up to find out who sent the message "What is the significance of your life?" to a woman who ended up committing suicide.::Anonymous...

The Bacchus Lady (2016) 7.1

The Bacchus Lady (2016)

The Bacchus Lady looks into the issue of elderly prostitution in South Korea. So-Young, an elderly lady who provides sex services to the male senior citizens using the pretext of selling Bacchus (an energy drink) to them...

The Secret Mission (2019) 6.3

The Secret Mission (2019)

Set in the 1940's when Korea was under Japanese occupation. Korean people were banned from speaking their own language during that time....

Ordinary Person (2017) 5.8

Ordinary Person (2017)

An up-righteous police officer with a wife and son gets involved with a conspiracy after he arrested a murderer by chance. His weakness was his son needed an operation to treat his legs. Which path to choose? Righteousne...

Split (2016) 5.4

Split (2016)

A man once called a bowling legend teams up with a bookie and an autistic genius bowling player.::Oldboy...

Fukuoka (2019) 7

Fukuoka (2019)

Hae-hyo and Jea-moon were very good pals in college, eventually going their separate ways after falling in love with the same girl. They have not seen or heard from each other ever since. As time passes and Jea-moon appr...

Okay Madam (2020) 6.8

Okay Madam (2020)

Mi-Young runs a shop at a traditional market, where she makes and sells twisted bread sticks. Her husband Seok-Hwan works as a computer repairman. One day, Seok-Hwan wins a free trip to Hawaii. Mi-Young and Seok-Hwan wil...

Project 577 (2012) 6.3

Project 577 (2012)

In 2010, when Ha Jung Woo won the best actor at the 46th Paek Sang Arts Awards for his work in movie "Take Off," he mentioned in his speech that he would walk across South Korea if he wins the award again. In the followi...

Wonderful Nightmare (2015) 7.1

Wonderful Nightmare (2015)

A clerical error in heaven leads to Yeon-woo's untimely death. To fix the mistake, she must live as another woman for a month.::anonymous...

Typhoon (2005) 5.8

Typhoon (2005)

Myung-sin, who has become a pirate, lives with hatred in his heart and endures the hardships, seeks revenge on the two nations, North and South Korea, using nuclear waste that has the devastating power of plutonium. Se-j...

A Korean in Paris (2015) 5.4

A Korean in Paris (2015)

A husband scours the underworld of Paris looking for his wife who went missing during their honeymoon two years ago. He shows her photo to prostitutes in the backstreets but to no avail, so his search continues....

The Truth Beneath (2016) 6.7

The Truth Beneath (2016)

After an extremely close national assembly race, Jong-chan wins the nomination of his party. He and his wife Yeon-hong are fully committed to the campaign and when their teenager daughter Min-jin goes missing, Jong-chan ...

“Amphibia” (2019) 7.8

“Amphibia” (2019)

Ordinary Anne Boonchuy, 13, finds a treasure chest that sends her to Amphibia, a world full of frogs, toads, and giant insects. With help from Sprig, she must adjust to life in Amphibia and discover her first true friend...

Seoul Searching (2015) 7

Seoul Searching (2015)

During the 1980s, the Korean government created a special summer camp for "gyopo" or foreign born teenagers where they could spend their summer in Seoul to learn about their motherland. While the intentions of the progra...

It’s Time to Love (2013) 6.5

It’s Time to Love (2013)

On-yoo is an adult childhood cancer survivor. When he's not practicing with his boy band, Oh-yoo often volunteers at the hospital's pediatric cancer ward. One day, he recognizes the familiar face of an overdose patient.:...

Upside Down (2015) -

Upside Down (2015)

304 people drowned as the car ferry sank. Four fathers recall their memories of their children; high school students who were on their field trip. Professors, lawyers, journalists, an activist, a diver, and a politician ...

Peninsula (2020) 5.5

Peninsula (2020)

Peninsula takes place four years after the zombie outbreak in Train to Busan. The Korean peninsula is devastated and Jung Seok, a former soldier who has managed to escape overseas, is given a mission to go back and unexp...

Voice of a Murderer (2007) 6.9

Voice of a Murderer (2007)

One day, the only son of famous news anchor HAN Kyung-bae, disappears without a trace. Soon, the kidnapper calls the mother demanding a $100,000 ransom. The police assign a veteran inspector to the case and assemble a to...

The Beast and the Beauty (2005) 6.7

The Beast and the Beauty (2005)

A white lie makes things even more difficult for Dong-gun when his blind girlfriend regains sight after a successful operation. Will she love him for who he is?::anonymous...

Hanbando (2006) 4.8

Hanbando (2006)

A Korean reunification plan is upset by a Japanese invasion plot, revealing a century-old secret between the countries.::Anonymous...

Finding Mr. Destiny (2010) 6.5

Finding Mr. Destiny (2010)

Gi-joon starts an agency that helps people locate their long-lost first loves and Ji-woo becomes his first client. She is dragged there by her worried father, Captain SEO, who learns that Ji-woo is still hung up on Kim J...

Wishing Stairs (2003) 5.9

Wishing Stairs (2003)

In a Korean boarding school, there is a legend about its twenty-eight steps stairway: when the twentieth-ninth step appears, the fox will grant a wish to the climber. The lesbian ballet student Kim So-hee is in deep love...

Silmido (2003) 7.1

Silmido (2003)

Based on a true story of 1968 Korean Republic Army plan to assassinate North Korean president Kim Il-Sung. 31 criminals and death row inmates are recruited into secret training on the island of Silmi; for two years they ...

Long Live the King (2019) 5.5

Long Live the King (2019)

Jang Se Chool is the boss of a gang. He has been in love with Kang So Hyun for the past 3 years, even though she constantly rejects him and tries to push him away. Having had enough, she tells him that she can't be with ...

Slow Video (2014) 6.5

Slow Video (2014)

Yeo Jang-Boo (Cha Tae-Hyun) possesses extraordinary visual acuity, he can sees everything in slow motion. He is able to see things that ordinary people cannot. When he was a little, people laughed at him. Afterwards, he ...

Start-Up (2019) 6.3

Start-Up (2019)

Two boys in stormy period are becoming real adults as they experience a world that doesn't go their way.::KoBiz...

May 18 (2007) 7.1

May 18 (2007)

Kang Min Woo leads a relatively peaceful life with his younger brother Kang Jin Woo. Min Woo has been captivated by Park Shin Ae, friend to Jin Woo and daughter to Park Heung Su. Min Woo, being shy, manipulates Shin Ae i...

Alice in Earnestland (2015) 6.9

Alice in Earnestland (2015)

Soonam struggles to pay bills for her vegetative husband. Despite her hard work, there's no hope and her husband never seems to wake up. A cruel fairy tale with LEE's shocking performance.::anonymous...

My Teacher, Mr. Kim (2003) 6.5

My Teacher, Mr. Kim (2003)

A teacher attempts to lure his handful of students in a small, rural school to Seoul so that he can move on to a better school. His efforts backfire however, and his school becomes one of the highest ranked in the nation...