Film Society of Lincoln Center's 60 Years of South Korean Cinema

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Home Is Where the Heart Is (Maum-ui Kohyang)
Yun Yong-gyu, 1949; 78 min
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1.
The Aimless Bullet (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A pressured accountant, his war veteran brother and their dysfunctional family struggle with integrating into post-War Korean society. (110 mins.)
Director: Hyun Mok Yoo
 
2.
Ardor (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
In revenge for her husband's infidelity, a young beautiful housewife, Mi-heun, starts an affair with an attractive young doctor... (112 mins.)
Director: Young-Joo Byun
 
3.
Asako in Ruby Shoes (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
U-in (Lee Jung-jae) is a public servant and bored by his job and his life. He feels lonely and is interested in a red-haired girl he meets at work... (117 mins.)
Director: Je-yong Lee
 
4.
Birdcage Inn (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Streetwise Jin-a moves into a boarding house run by a small, close-knit family. But her unacceptable behavior threatens to destroy them all. (105 mins.)
Director: Ki-duk Kim
 
5.
Chilsu and Mansu (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A painter quits his job and looks to an old acquaintance for work and a place to stay. (109 mins.)
Director: Kwang-su Park
 
6.
Chunhyang (2000)
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Mongryong marries the beautiful Chunhyang without telling his father, the Governor of Namwon. When his father is transferred to Seoul... (120 mins.)
Director: Kwon-taek Im
 
7.
Gilwe-eui younghwa (1995 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Director: Sun-Woo Jang
 
8.
The Coachman (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A man tries to raise his two sons and two daughters under some of the most adverse conditions known to man... (120 mins.)
Director: Dae-jin Kang
 
9.
The Daughters of Kim's Pharmacy (1963)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
After an aggressive man lets his anger get the better of him, his wife takes her own life and he is forced to go on the run. The son he leaves behind grows up to have 4 daughters, but there is rumored to be a curse on his family. (97 mins.)
Director: Hyun Mok Yoo
 
10.
Declaration of Fools (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
This is a film which ridicules the weaknesses of South Korean society. (97 mins.)
Director: Jang-ho Lee
 
11.
Cheot sarang (1993)
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A college freshman majoring in drama finds herself falling in love with a chain-smoking guest lecturer at her school despite their substantial age difference (110 mins.)
Director: Myung-se Lee
 
12.
Flower in Hell (1958)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A country bumpkin (Dong-shik) goes to Seoul in order to bring his older brother (Young-shik)back to the country. Little does he know Young-shik is a petty crook involved with a prostitute (Sonia) who is servicing American GIs. Then Sonia comes onto Dong-shik... (87 mins.)
Director: Sang-ok Shin
 
13.
Green Fish (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Returning home and finding his town drastically changed, a former soldier falls in with gangsters. (111 mins.)
Director: Chang-dong Lee
 
14.
The Hidden Hero (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
A reporter finds himself torn between differing political beliefs after the Korean liberation from Japan. (96 mins.)
Director: Kwon-taek Im
 
15.
Gyae-got-un nalui ohu (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
In a suburban apartment on the hottest day of the century, we find the women fanning and chatting in... (108 mins.)
Director: Min-Yong Lee
 
16.
My Mother and Her Guest (1961)
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Ok-hui lives with her grandmother, her mother and the maid. People refer to their house as the "Widow House" because all three adult women who live there are widows. One day, a teacher named Mr. Han moves into the house as a lodger. (103 mins.)
Director: Shin Sang-okk
 
17.
The Housemaid (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A composer and his wife are thrown into turmoil when a housemaid becomes more than they bargained for. (109 mins.)
Director: Ki-young Kim
 
18.
Jealousy Is My Middle Name (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
This award winning debut film from director Park chan-ok tells the story of a young graduate student... (124 mins.)
Director: Chan-ok Park
 
19.
Lovers in Woomuk-Baemi (1990)
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(114 mins.)
Director: Sun-Woo Jang
 
20.
Low Life (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
A Heroic, yet a tragic life of a fearless man begins! School days filled with fist fights It is at the... (105 mins.)
Director: Kwon-taek Im
 
21.
Madame Freedom (1956)
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(125 mins.)
Director: Hyeong-mo Han
 
22.
The Man with Three Coffins (1987)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A young man travels to various regions of South Korea to scatter the ashes of his dead wife. (117 mins.)
Director: Jang-ho Lee
 
23.
Marine Battleground (1963)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A division of marines survive a battle with the Chinese army but find themselves stranded without contact on the wrong side of the front. (110 mins.)
Director: Man-hui Lee
 
24.
Gyeolhon iyagi (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Tae-gyu and Ji-hye get married. Two young lovers dreamed of the ideal married life which each had respect for each other... (101 mins.)
Director: Ui-seok Kim
 
25.
Nowhere to Hide (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A team of police hunt down a villain. (112 mins.)
Director: Myung-se Lee
 
26.
Our Twisted Hero (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A fifth-grade classroom takes on a political structure which reflects Korea's history of coups and dictatorial regimes. (119 mins.)
Director: Jong-won Park
 
27.
Peppermint Candy (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Consists of five phases of a man's life about why he committed suicide in the end. (129 mins.)
Director: Chang-dong Lee
 
28.
A Petal (1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A young girl is caught up in the 1980 Gwangju massacre, where Korean soldiers killed hundreds, if not thousands... (89 mins.)
Director: Sun-Woo Jang
 
29.
The Power of Kangwon Province (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
(Korean with English subtitles) Helmed by one of Korea's leading directors, Hong Sang-soo, Jisook joins... (110 mins.)
Director: Sang-soo Hong
 
30.
The Road Taken (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
The movie is based upon the true story of Kim Seon-myung, a communist who steadfastly refuses to recant... (108 mins.)
Director: Ki-Seon Hong
 
31.
Sampoganeun kil (1975)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Going through a jail and a site of construction, a young laborer Young-Dal meets middle aged Mr. Jeong... (95 mins.)
Director: Man-hui Lee
 
32.
Silmido (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Based on a true story of 1968 Korean Republic Army plan to assassinate North Korean president Kim Il-Sung... (135 mins.)
Director: Woo-Suk Kang
 
33.
Namgwa buk (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
(114 mins.)
Director: Ki-duk Kim
 
34.
Areumdawoon sheejul (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A story of two 13-year-old boys in a small country village during the last days of the Korean War. Sungmin's... (120 mins.)
Director: Kwangmo Lee
 
35.
Take Care of My Cat (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
In the port city of Icheon, five female friends struggle to stay close while forging a life for themselves after high school... (112 mins.)
Director: Jae-eun Jeong
 
36.
To the Starry Island (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Moon Chae-Ku and his friend Kim Chul try to bring the body of Moon's father back to his native Kwisong Island for burial... (102 mins.)
Director: Kwang-su Park
 
37.
On the Occasion of Remembering the Turning Gate (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Actor Kyung Soo leaves Seoul to visit an old classmate. The reunion with his friend does not amount to much... (115 mins.)
Director: Sang-soo Hong
 
38.
Seashore Village (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
At an ocean side village, many fishing boats never return from the high sea, and many of the women in the village assume they are widows when their husbands never return. One of them, Seongku, begins an affair with a coal worker. (91 mins.)
Director: Soo-yong Kim
 
39.
Why Has Bodhi-Dharma Left for the East? (1989)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Three people live in a remote Buddhist monastery near Mount Chonan: Hyegok, the old master; Yong Nan... (137 mins.)
Director: Yong-Kyun Bae