Best Korean Movies II (TEARJERKING / MELANCHOLY)

by Yogesh Prabhu | created - 22 Mar 2013 | updated - 10 Aug 2014 | Public

One stop for:

*Sad Korean Movies *Sad Korean Drama *Sad Asian Movies and Drama


I'm a very huge fanatic of this genre... Asians are the masters of melancholies... some are real tearjerkers and some are really heartbreaking ... Being a lover of asian drama I've included some top class korean & Japanese drama'... I don't like to make a separate list for drama'.. So it is now here...See what I saw, feel what I felt,cry like I cried and love like I loved...

Check out My other lists:

1.Best Korean Movies I

2.Best Korean Movies II (TEARJERKING / MELANCHOLY)

3.Best Korean Movies III (ACTION)

4.Best Korean Movies IV (CRIME/THRILLERS/MYSTERY)

5.Best Korean Movies V (ROMANTIC COMEDY)

Can't find in IMDb:

Full House (2004 TV series) Glass Slipper (Korean Drama - 2002) Taste Sweet Love (Korean Drama - 2004)


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1. Ssang-hwa-jeom (2008)

133 min | Drama, History, Romance

7.2
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A historical drama set in the Koryo dynasty and focused on the relationship between a king and his bodyguard.

Director: Ha Yoo | Stars: In-sung Jo, Jin-mo Ju, Ji-hyo Song, Yong-gu Do

Votes: 2,859

2. Palwolui Keuriseumaseu (1998)

Not Rated | 97 min | Drama, Romance

7.7
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Hahn Suk-Kyu suffers from a fatal disease. He meets Shim Eun-Ha and falls in love with her. What will be the fate of this love - will it be a tragic ending?

Director: Jin-ho Hur | Stars: Suk-kyu Han, Eun-ha Shim, Goo Shin, Ji-hye Oh

Votes: 2,852

3. A Moment to Remember (2004)

117 min | Drama, Romance

8.2
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A Korean love story about a young couple's enduring love, which is tested when 27 year old Sun-jin is diagnosed with a rare form of Alzheimer's disease.

Director: John H. Lee | Stars: Woo-sung Jung, Ye-jin Son, Jong-hak Baek, Sun-jin Lee

Votes: 17,814

4. Baekmanjangja-ui cheot-sarang (2006)

116 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.4
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Jae-Kyung (Hyun-Bin ) is a tough guy, who is a high school senior,If he turns 19 years means, he could be a millionaire by inheriting his deceased grandfather's wealth. Unfortunately his ... See full summary »

Director: Tae-gyun Kim | Stars: Hyun Bin, Yong-joon Cho, Do-hyeon Lee, Han-sol Lee

Votes: 4,029

5. Hellowoo goseuteu (2010)

111 min | Comedy, Drama

7.7
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A man's failed suicide attempt enables him to see ghosts, who later keep following him everywhere. It is now up to him to fulfill their wishes to make them go away.

Director: Young-Tak Kim | Stars: Tae-hyun Cha, Ye-won Kang, Moon-su Lee, Chang-Seok Ko

Votes: 2,913

6. Keulraesik (2003)

127 min | Drama, Romance

7.9
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A college student finds a diary detailing a long-ago love triangle involving her mother, her future father, and his best friend.

Director: Jae-young Kwak | Stars: Ye-jin Son, In-sung Jo, Seung-woo Cho, Ki-woo Lee

Votes: 6,337

7. Neukdaeui yuhok (2004)

113 min | Action, Drama, Romance

6.7
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Han-kyung comes to town to live with her mom. Attracted to her pure charm, the most popular guys Hae-won and Tae-sung fight each other for her.

Director: Tae-gyun Kim | Stars: Han Sun Jo, Dong-won Gang, Chung-Ah Lee, Da-hye Jeong

Votes: 627

8. Deiji (2006)

Not Rated | 110 min | Drama, Romance

7.6
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About a tragic love triangle story involving young painter Hye-young, Interpol detective Jeong Woo, and professional hitman Park Yi.

Director: Wai-Keung Lau | Stars: Ji-hyun Jun, Woo-sung Jung, Sung-jae Lee, Sara Bernardo Aires

Votes: 5,018

9. Tae Guk Gi: The Brotherhood of War (2004)

R | 140 min | Action, Drama, War

8.1
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64 Metascore

A drama about the fate of brothers forced to fight in the Korean War.

Director: Je-kyu Kang | Stars: Dong-gun Jang, Bin Won, Eun-ju Lee, Hyeong-jin Kong

Votes: 33,953 | Gross: $1.11M

10. Seulpeumboda deo seulpeun iyagi (2009)

Not Rated | 105 min | Drama, Romance

7.6
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"K" loves Cream but has terminal cancer so he keeps his love for her secret and tries to find a mate for her before he dies so she will not be alone after he dies.

Director: Tae-Yeon Won | Stars: Sang-Woo Kwon, Bo-young Lee, Beom-su Lee, Jong-hak Choi

Votes: 1,759

11. Nae yeojachingureul sogae habnida (2004)

123 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.3
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The heart-warming romance story between Kyungjin and Myungwoo. Even though he has passed away, he will be always with Kyungwoo forever.

Director: Jae-young Kwak | Stars: Ji-hyun Jun, Hyuk Jang, Su-ro Kim, Ki-woo Lee

Votes: 5,869

12. Urideul-ui haengbok-han shigan (2006)

120 min | Drama, Romance

7.6
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A suicidal girl started to visit a convicted murderer awaiting execution every Thursday.

Director: Hae-sung Song | Stars: Na-yeong Lee, Dong-won Gang, Yeo-jeong Yoon, Shin-il Kang

Votes: 1,000

13. Yeonae soseol (2002)

Not Rated | 106 min | Drama, Romance

7.3
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Two girls confused between love and friendship leave their mutal friend Ji-Hwan unexpectedly. Years later, Ji-Hwan departs on a long journey to find his old friends as he confronts a ... See full summary »

Director: Han Lee | Stars: Tae-hyun Cha, Ye-jin Son, Eun-ju Lee, Yong-woo Park

Votes: 1,555

14. ...ing (2003)

104 min | Romance

7.4
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Mi-na is a high school student living alone with her mother, dreams of having the perfect boyfriend. But can any man hope to live up to her image of the ideal partner?

Director: Eon-hie Lee | Stars: Soo-jung Lim, Rae-won Kim, Mi-sook Lee, In-mun Kim

Votes: 1,947

15. Nae sarang (2007)

111 min | Comedy, Romance

6.8
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Director: Han Lee | Stars: Woo-seong Kam, Kang-hee Choi, Tae-woong Eom, Il-Woo Jung

Votes: 221

16. Saedeu mubi (2005)

Not Rated | 108 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.4
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Several couples struggle with their relationships

Director: Jong-kwan Kwon | Stars: Woo-sung Jung, Soo-jung Lim, Tae-hyun Cha, Jung-ah Yum

Votes: 2,764

17. Yeoseonsaeng vs yeojeja (2004)

119 min | Comedy, Drama

6.8
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Mi-ok an school teacher that is famous for her hysterical behavior. One day, one of her student Mi-nam challenges Mi-ok over a new handsome looking teacher Sang-min. They both try to get ... See full summary »

Director: Kyu-sung Jang | Stars: Jung-ah Yum, Se-yeong Lee, Ji-hun Lee, Hee-Bong Byun

Votes: 292

18. Jibeuro (2002)

PG | 80 min | Drama

7.8
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63 Metascore

Seven-year-old Sang-woo is left with his grandmother in a remote village while his mother looks for work. Born and raised in the city, Sang-woo quickly comes into conflict with his ... See full summary »

Director: Jeong-hyang Lee | Stars: Seung-ho Yoo, Eul-boon Kim, Hyo-hee Dong, Kyung-hyun Min

Votes: 4,232 | Gross: $0.44M

19. Domabaem (2006)

117 min | Romance

7.0
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One sunny day, a young boy named Jo-kang meets a curious young girl dressed in a bright yellow raincoat. She tells everyone in school that she is an alien and whomever she touches will be ... See full summary »

Director: Ji-eun Kang | Stars: Seung-woo Cho, Hye-jeong Kang, Ju-yeon Byeon, Jin-young Jung

Votes: 734

20. Parang-juuibo (2005)

Not Rated | 95 min | Drama, Romance

7.2
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Beautiful student Su-Eun prevents her fellow student Su-Ho to drown in the ocean. Su-Ho however, does not know who saved him, until Su-Eun tells him after a while. The love between them ... See full summary »

Director: Yun-su Jeon | Stars: Tae-hyun Cha, Hae-suk Kim, Yun-seok Kim, Jung-hee Moon

Votes: 2,134

21. Cheon-gook-eui woo-pyeon-bae-dal-boo (2009)

107 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance

6.9
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Jaejoon, isn't your ordinary postman, he delivers letters to Heaven from those missing their loved ones.

Director: Hyung-min Lee | Stars: Jae-Joong Kim, Hyo-ju Han

Votes: 523

22. April Snow (2005)

Not Rated | 105 min | Drama, Romance

6.8
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A man and a woman meet in the hospital after their respective partners are involved in a car accident. After learning that their spouses have been having an affair, the two begin one of their own.

Director: Jin-ho Hur | Stars: Yong-jun Bae, Ye-jin Son, Kook-huan Chun, Clazziquai

Votes: 1,440

23. Hatsuyuki no koi (2007)

102 min | Romance

6.6
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Min is a Korean boy moves to Japan with his father who is a potter. One day at a local shrine, he meets Nanae, a beautiful Japanese girl with stunning eyes who is aspiring to be a painter. ... See full summary »

Director: Sang-hee Han | Stars: Joon-Gi Lee, Aoi Miyazaki, Seon-Yeong Baek, Seon-Mook Cho

Votes: 808

24. Hearty Paws (2006)

97 min | Family

7.3
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A young boy steals a puppy for his younger sister's 6th birthday.

Director: Eun-Hyung Park | Stars: Kil-kang Ahn, Dal-i, Min-a Jeong, Dong-Young Kim

Votes: 363

25. Eun-mil-ha-gae eui-dae-ha-gae (2013)

124 min | Action, Comedy, Drama

6.9
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A group of spies, the 5446 Corps were trained by North Korean special forces since their youth, with a goal of unifying Korea. They are ambitiously dispatched to South Korea, where each ... See full summary »

Director: Cheol-soo Jang | Stars: Soo-hyun Kim, Gi-woong Park, Hyun-woo Lee, Hyeon-ju Son

Votes: 2,467

26. We-ding-deu-re-seu (2010)

109 min | Drama

7.7
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Go Eun (Song Yoon Ah), a wedding dress designer and single mom, has only a limited number of days to live. Before parting from her young daughter So Ra (Kim Hyang Gi), Go Eun wants to do ... See full summary »

Director: Hyeong-jin Kwon | Stars: Hyang-gi Kim, Yun-ah Song, Mi-seon Jeon, Sang-woo Chae

Votes: 438

27. Haebaragi (2006)

Not Rated | 116 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.4
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Released from prison, Taesik goes to live with an adopted mother. He takes a job and tries to live a quiet life with his new family. His efforts are threatened when a politician seeks to knock the family restaurant down to build a mall.

Director: Seok-beom Kang | Stars: Jeong-su Han, In-jae Heo, In-seong Hwang, Eun-pyo Jeong

Votes: 1,395

28. Hamoni (2010)

Not Rated | 115 min | Drama

7.5
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Female prison inmates form a choir.

Director: Dae-gyu Kang | Stars: Yunjin Kim, Mun-hee Na, Ye-won Kang, Joon-myeon Park

Votes: 567

29. Kidari ajeossi (2005)

99 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.4
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Young-mi (played by the fresh and wonderful Ha Ji-won) lost her parents when she was still young, but despite such hardship, she manages to live her life cheerfully. Helping her out is a ... See full summary »

Director: Jeong-sik Kong | Stars: Hyun Bin, Bo-ra Geum, Ji-won Ha, Jun-ha Jeong

Votes: 451

30. Anata wo wasurenai (2007)

130 min | Drama

6.6
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Journey of Military school graduate student Soo-hyun (Lee Taesung), who travels from Korea to japan for further Education. He meets Yuri (Makii). As both share similar interests in Music, ... See full summary »

Director: Junji Hanado | Stars: Junko Hamaguchi, Hideko Hara, Takatoshi Kaneko, Tae-Sung Lee

Votes: 95

31. Ba:Bo (2008)

99 min | Comedy, Romance

7.5
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A mentally challenged man trying to keep his mother's only wish alive at any cost while trying to reconcile with his first and only real crush.

Director: Jeong-kwon Kim | Stars: Tae-hyun Cha, Ji-won Ha, Sulli Choi, Hyeong-gook Im

Votes: 1,113

32. Nae sa-rang nae gyeol-ae (2009)

121 min | Drama

6.8
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A funeral director meets a man who has been battling Lou Gehrig's disease since he was young. The two fall in love and hope for a cure that can keep him alive.

Director: Jin-pyo Park | Stars: Ji-won Ha, Myung-min Kim, Neung-mi Nam, Ha-ryong Lim

Votes: 238

33. Oniichan no hanabi (2010)

109 min | Drama

7.2
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Director: Masahiro Kunimoto | Stars: Kengo Kôra, Mitsuki Tanimura, Mayumi Asaka, Yoshiko Miyazaki

Votes: 69

34. His Last Gift (2008)

112 min | Drama

7.0
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Director: Young-jun Kim | Stars: Hyeon-jun Shin, Jun-ho Heo, Ji-won Ha, In-hwa Jeong

Votes: 175

35. The Last Blossom (2011)

125 min | Drama

7.1
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Middle aged housewife Kim In-Hee's (Bae Jong-Ok) mother-in-law (Kim Ji-Young) has Alzheimer's disease, her physician husband (Kim Kap-Soo) is always tired and indifferent to her needs and ... See full summary »

Director: Kyu-dong Min | Stars: Chong-ok Bae, Kim Jee-Young, Kap-su Kim, Ha-seon Park

Votes: 58

36. Kimi ga odoru natsu (2010)

Drama

6.1
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Director: Hideyuki Katsuki | Stars: Tatsuya Fujiwara, Daisuke Ryû, Yoshiko Miyazaki, Haruka Kinami

Votes: 14

37. Nada sô sô (2006)

118 min | Drama, Romance

6.9
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8-year old Yotaro gains a 3-year old step-sister, Kaoru, when his mother marries a jazz musician who plays in a club in Naha, Okinawa where they live. Before long Kaoru's father deserts ... See full summary »

Director: Nobuhiro Doi | Stars: Satoshi Tsumabuki, Masami Nagasawa, Kumiko Asô, Eiichirô Funakoshi

Votes: 607

38. My Sassy Girl (2001)

Not Rated | 123 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.1
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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 movie ... See full summary »

Director: Jae-young Kwak | Stars: Tae-hyun Cha, Ji-hyun Jun, In-mun Kim, Wok-suk Song

Votes: 39,832

39. Shan zha shu zhi lian (2010)

114 min | Drama, Romance

7.1
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Romance sparks between a young woman and a young man from different economic backgrounds during China's Cultural Revolution of the 1960s and '70s.

Director: Yimou Zhang | Stars: Dongyu Zhou, Shawn Dou, Meijuan Xi, Xuejian Li

Votes: 2,177

40. Tong-jeung (2011)

104 min | Drama, Romance

6.8
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After losing his family when he was young, Nam-soon feels no pain. He cannot feel physical pain and is emotionally barren until he meets Dong-hyeon, who calls herself a vampire because she ... See full summary »

Director: Kyung-taek Kwak | Stars: Sang-Woo Kwon, Ryeowon Jung, Dong-seok Ma, Sa Hee

Votes: 432

41. Autumn Tale (1998)

PG | 112 min | Drama, Romance

7.6
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81 Metascore

Magali, 45, is a wine producer in the south of France. She's a widow, and her best friend, Isabelle, decides to find her a new husband. She puts an ad in the local newspaper and finds a ... See full summary »

Director: Éric Rohmer | Stars: Marie Rivière, Béatrice Romand, Alain Libolt, Didier Sandre

Votes: 3,498 | Gross: $2.08M

42. Kiraware Matsuko no isshô (2006)

130 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

7.9
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When Matsuko dies of murder, her nephew Sho gets to progressively unveil many details of her mysterious past, discovering she wasn't only a forgotten outcast but led a very interesting yet bizarre life.

Director: Tetsuya Nakashima | Stars: Miki Nakatani, Eita, Yûsuke Iseya, Mikako Ichikawa

Votes: 5,023

43. Yeolliji (2006)

105 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.4
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Now and Forever tells the emotional journey of a playboy who finds true love in his relationship with a beautiful girl he met at the hospital.

Director: Seong-jung Kim | Stars: Ji-Woo Choi, Seong-guk Choi, Hyeon-yeong, Hee-kyung Jin

Votes: 258

44. Taiyô no uta (2006)

119 min | Drama, Romance

7.4
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Kaoru dreamily gazes from her bedroom window each morning just before dawn. She can see a stretch of the beach in front of her parent's house on a hill in Kamakura, but focuses upon the ... See full summary »

Director: Norihiro Koizumi | Stars: Yui, Takashi Tsukamoto, Kuniko Asagi, Eri Fuse

Votes: 1,205

45. Mama (II) (2010)

71 min | Drama

7.0
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Directors: Nikolay Renard, Yelena Renard | Stars: Ludmila Alyohina, Sergey Nazarov

Votes: 24

46. 7-beon-bang-ui seon-mul (2013)

127 min | Comedy, Drama

8.2
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A story about love between a mentally-ill father and his lovingly adorable daughter. Accused of murder and rape, her father's home is prison.

Director: Hwan-kyung Lee | Stars: Seung-ryong Ryu, So Won Kal, Dal-su Oh, Man-sik Jeong

Votes: 8,738

47. Yeolhan-beonjjae eomma (2007)

106 min | Drama

6.9
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A woman suddenly appears at Jae-sus house. Nothing in her hands, nowhere to go, the womans empty eyes meet with round eyes of the eleven year-old boy. He regards the woman as another person... See full synopsis »

Director: Jin-seong Kim | Stars: Hye-su Kim, Ga-yeong Hong, Ki-jun Hong, In-jeong Hwang

Votes: 128

48. Adeul (2007)

Not Rated | 109 min | Drama

7.1
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Lee Gang-sik sits in jail with a life sentence because of murder. His good behavior the last 15 years earns him the opportunity to be released for one day & visit his family. But how will his son, whom he let down for 15 years, react?

Director: Jin Jang | Stars: Seung-won Cha, Deok-Hwan Ryu, Kim Jee-Young, Sang-hun Lee

Votes: 139

49. Ocean Heaven (2010)

96 min | Drama

7.6
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Explores the subject of parental love and autism in kids.

Director: Xiaolu Xue | Stars: Jet Li, Zhang Wen, Lun-Mei Kwei, Yuanyuan Zhu

Votes: 2,020

50. Ne-beu-en-ding-seu-to-ri (2012)

108 min | Comedy, Romance

6.4
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Easy-going Dong Joo (Tae Woong) hasn't been too organized about his life. While bank teller Song Kyung (Jung Ryeo Won) plans everything. They both get diagnosed with a terminal illness. It ... See full summary »

Director: Yong-joo Jung | Stars: Hye-Kyung Ahn, Hwa-yeon Cha, Tae-hyun Cha, Eun-ju Choi

Votes: 176

51. Ajiantamu burû (2006)

110 min | Drama, Romance

6.8
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Director: Meiji Fujita | Stars: Hiroshi Abe, Nao Matsushita, Hijiri Kojima, Kuranosuke Sasaki

Votes: 14

52. Tada, kimi wo aishiteru (2006)

116 min | Drama, Romance

7.6
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Heavenly Forest is About a Photographer name Makoto who travels to New York during Christmas to look for his best friend, Shizuru. The two first met when Makoto attended his University ... See full summary »

Director: Takehiko Shinjo | Stars: Aoi Miyazaki, Hiroshi Tamaki, Munetaka Aoki, Saori Ban

Votes: 2,379

53. Boku no kanojo wa saibôgu (2008)

115 min | Action, Comedy, Romance

7.0
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Jiro is a lonely university student. One day he meets a beautiful and interesting woman who turns out to be a Cyborg lacking manners and emotions.

Director: Jae-young Kwak | Stars: Haruka Ayase, Keisuke Koide, Risa Ai, Nya Daigo

Votes: 3,010

54. Pieta (2012)

Not Rated | 104 min | Crime, Drama

7.2
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72 Metascore

A loan shark is forced to reconsider his violent lifestyle after the arrival of a mysterious woman claiming to be his long-lost mother.

Director: Ki-duk Kim | Stars: Min-soo Jo, Jung-Jin Lee, Ki-Hong Woo, Eunjin Kang

Votes: 10,279 | Gross: $0.02M

55. Cheotsarang sasu gwolgidaehoe (2003)

108 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.7
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A young student falls madly in love with a professor's daughter. Promised by the professor that he will let him marry his daughter if he graduates from university with a law degree, the ... See full summary »

Director: Jong-rok Oh | Stars: Tae-hyun Cha, Ye-jin Son, Dong-geun Yun, Ji-ru Sung

Votes: 510

56. Tong-jeung (2011)

104 min | Drama, Romance

6.8
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After losing his family when he was young, Nam-soon feels no pain. He cannot feel physical pain and is emotionally barren until he meets Dong-hyeon, who calls herself a vampire because she ... See full summary »

Director: Kyung-taek Kwak | Stars: Sang-Woo Kwon, Ryeowon Jung, Dong-seok Ma, Sa Hee

Votes: 432

57. Ditto (2000)

110 min | Romance, Sci-Fi

7.2
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Two students, separated in time, are somehow able to talk to each other using amateur radio, one in 1979 and the other in 2000.

Director: Jeong-kwon Kim | Stars: Ji-tae Yu, Ha-neul Kim, Ji-won Ha, Seung-min Lee

Votes: 1,559

58. Welkkeom tu Dongmakgol (2005)

Not Rated | 133 min | Comedy, Drama, War

7.8
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Soldiers from both sides of the Korean divide live among villagers who know nothing of the war.

Director: Kwang-Hyun Park | Stars: Jae-yeong Jeong, Ha-kyun Shin, Hye-jeong Kang, Ha-ryong Lim

Votes: 5,565

59. Koizora (2007)

129 min | Drama, Romance

7.1
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Mika is a fresh high school student who starts texting a mysterious boy. She is shocked when he reveals who he is - Hiro, a delinquent attending her school. What she doesn't know is that Hiro isn't as bad as he seems.

Director: Natsuki Imai | Stars: Yui Aragaki, Haruma Miura, Yûko Asano, Yôsuke Asari

Votes: 2,251

60. Tada, kimi wo aishiteru (2006)

116 min | Drama, Romance

7.6
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Heavenly Forest is About a Photographer name Makoto who travels to New York during Christmas to look for his best friend, Shizuru. The two first met when Makoto attended his University ... See full summary »

Director: Takehiko Shinjo | Stars: Aoi Miyazaki, Hiroshi Tamaki, Munetaka Aoki, Saori Ban

Votes: 2,379

61. Geuhae yeoreum (2006)

121 min | Drama, Romance

7.3
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Once in a Summer (Hangul) is a 2006 South Korean melodrama/romance film directed by Jo Keun-shik. The film stars Lee Byung-hun and Soo Ae. It won Best Film and Best Director (for Jo) at the 15th Chunsa Film Art Awards in 2007.

Director: Geun-shik Jo | Stars: Byung-hun Lee, Soo Ae, Duk-moon Choi, Seok-yong Jeong

Votes: 674

62. Failan (2001)

Not Rated | 115 min | Drama, Romance

7.7
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Kangjae, a small time gangster receive a news that his wife Failan is dead. Failan, his wife who he never met.

Director: Hae-sung Song | Stars: Min-sik Choi, Cecilia Cheung, Dae-Hoon Jeong, Hyeong-jin Kong

Votes: 4,778

63. Grave of the Fireflies (1988)

Not Rated | 89 min | Animation, Drama, War

8.5
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A young boy and his little sister struggle to survive in Japan during World War II.

Director: Isao Takahata | Stars: Tsutomu Tatsumi, Ayano Shiraishi, Akemi Yamaguchi, Yoshiko Shinohara

Votes: 164,096

64. Gyeoul yeonga (2002– )

60 min | Romance

8.1
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Jun-Sang moves to a small town in the country and meets Yoo-Jin in the local high school. They fall in love, but Jun-Sang faces a terrible tragedy and gets killed in a car accident. Ten ... See full summary »

Stars: Ji-Woo Choi, Yong-jun Bae, Ha Jae-Young, Yong-ha Park

Votes: 733

My most favourite drama of all time.....10000x

65. Endless Love (2010)

Drama, Romance

8.4
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Endless Love is a Philippines television series adaptation of the Korean television series Autumn in My Heart. It premiered on Monday, 14 June 2010 on DZBB-TV (nationalwide) and GMA Pinoy ... See full summary »

Stars: Zarah Mae Deligero, Lexi Fernandez, Odette Khan, Dingdong Dantes

Votes: 28

66. Seulpeun yeonga (2005– )

Drama

8.0
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Hye-In was blind when she was born, Jun-Young's mother work in night clubs and make Jun-Young being laughed by friends. Once Jun-Young and Hye-In walked together, Hye-In gave Jun-Young a ... See full summary »

Stars: Seung-ho Yoo, Da-hee Lee, Jennie Pines, Hee-kyung Jin

Votes: 137

also known as Sad Love Story

67. Tree of Heaven (2006– )

Romance

7.7
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Stars: Dong-hwan Jung, Cheong Kim, Reina Asami, Wan Lee

Votes: 65

68. Yurihwa (2004– )

60 min | Drama

7.5
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Stars: Ha-neul Kim, Dong-geon Lee, Seong-su Kim, Yi-jin Jo

Votes: 28

69. Lovers in Paris (2009– )

Drama

7.0
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Stars: Jubail Andres, Jairus Aquino, Ching Arellano, Hyubs Azarcon

Votes: 12

70. Nang rang 18 seh (2004– )

63 min | Comedy, Romance

7.2
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Two children are promised to each other by their families, yet lose touch shortly after that and only meet again 18 years later. Despite clashing personalities, they give marriage a shot hoping to make it work and that love will follow.

Stars: Hae-suk Kim, Soon-jae Lee, Hye-jeong Yu, Ji-hye Han

Votes: 112

71. Yeoleum hyangki (2003– )

Romance

6.9
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Stars: Seung-heon Song, Ye-jin Son, Jin Ryu, Ji-hye Han

Votes: 125

aka Summer Scent

72. Nae Yeojachinguneun Gumiho (2010– )

60 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance

8.0
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Chae Dae Wong, an aspiring actor, unwillingly releases a Gumiho, a legendary nine-tailed fox, from her centuries-old prison. He runs away terrified and ends up injuring himself badly, but she saves his life and asks to stay by his side.

Stars: Min-a Shin, Seung-gi Lee, Min-woo No, Soo-Jin Park

Votes: 1,517

73. Sangdooya hakgyo kaja! (2003– )

60 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.0
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Stars: Soo-hyun Hong, Rain, Hyo-jin Kong, Dong-geon Lee

Votes: 122

aka Sang Doo! Let's Go to School

74. Areumdawoon naldeul (2001– )

60 min

8.0
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Sun-jae's father and Sung-chun are like brothers. Sun-jae's father was murdered by Sung-chun in 1975 before Sun-jae was born. Sung-chun's involvement in the murder was covered up. In 1985 ... See full summary »

Stars: Ha Jae-Young, Ji-Woo Choi, Jae-yeong Ha, Byung-hun Lee

Votes: 57

aka Beautiful Days

75. Lovers in Paris (2009– )

Drama

7.0
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Stars: Jubail Andres, Jairus Aquino, Ching Arellano, Hyubs Azarcon

Votes: 12

76. Herbs (1999– )

30 min

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Star: Sophie Grigson

77. Oktapbang goyangi (2003– )

60 min | Romance

8.0
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Stars: Rae-won Kim, Da-bin Jeong, Jeong-yun Choi, Hyeon-woo Lee

Votes: 94

aka Cat on the Roof or attic cat...... my favourite one

78. Love Letter (2003– )

60 min | Drama

7.1
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Lee Woo-Jin, also known as Andrew (Jo Hyeon-Jae), became an orphan at a young age and ended up living with his abusive aunt. He faithfully prays that one day God will save him from his ... See full summary »

Stars: Soo Ae, Jin-hee Ji, Hyeon-jae Jo, Hyeon Ju

Votes: 34

79. Yurihwa (2004– )

60 min | Drama

7.5
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Stars: Ha-neul Kim, Dong-geon Lee, Seong-su Kim, Yi-jin Jo

Votes: 28

80. Won-deo-pool la-i-peu (2005– )

Comedy, Romance

7.5
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Stars: Jun-yong Choi, Eun-jeong Han, Hyeon Ju, Jae-won Kim

Votes: 69

81. Gaeul donghwa (2000– )

53 min | Drama, Romance

8.1
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A heartbreaking tell of two people who are separated after its discovered they aren't brother and sister. The separation grows their love after they were abruptly kept apart.After 10 years ... See full summary »

Stars: Seung-heon Song, Hye-Kyo Song, Bin Won, Na-na Han

Votes: 754

Autumn in My Heart or Autumn love

82. Ballieseo saengkin il (2004– )

Drama

8.2
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Lee Soo-jung is a travel agent who is seeking her good luck in Bali after a harsh and unforgiving childhood. She meets Jae-min, Kang In-wook, and Young-joo in Bali, three seemingly perfect ... See full synopsis »

Stars: Ji-won Ha, In-sung Jo, Yeh-jin Park, Ji-seob So

Votes: 147

Memories of Bali

83. Ichi rittoru no namida (2005– )

47 min | Drama, Romance

8.9
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This TV drama version of "Ichi rittoru no namida" tells the story of 15-year-old Ikeuchi Aya, an ordinary girl and a new highschool student. But soon she discovers she has spinocerebellar ... See full summary »

Stars: Erika Sawajiri, Ryô Nishikido, Hiroko Yakushimaru, Takanori Jinnai

Votes: 1,419

84. Aishiteiru to ittekure (1995– )

Romance

7.7
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Hiroko meets Koji one day while attempting to grab an apple from a tree. Afterwards, they meet several times in the park, until she learns that Koji cannot speak or hear. She learns ... See full summary »

Stars: Kazuyuki Aijima, Etsushi Toyokawa, Takako Tokiwa, Yumi Asô

Votes: 24

85. Summer Snow (2000– )

8.6
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A love story between a young man who has been forced to grow up too quickly, and a young woman with an ailment that has placed restrictions on her life. Natsuo (Domoto Tsuyoshi) has been ... See full summary »

Stars: Tsuyoshi Dômoto, Ryôko Hirosue, Chizuru Ikewaki, Shun Oguri

Votes: 305

86. Puropôzu dai sakusen (2007– )

Drama, Fantasy, Romance

8.2
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Ken and Rei have been friends since childhood. Though he has been in love with her for years he was never able to tell her. On the day of her wedding to another man Ken sees a picture of ... See full summary »

Stars: Tomohisa Yamashita, Masami Nagasawa, Nana Eikura, Yûta Hiraoka

Votes: 492

87. Tatta hitotsu no koi (2006– )

54 min | Drama, Romance

7.2
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Stars: Makoto Akita, Kazuya Kamenashi, Haruka Ayase, Erika Toda

Votes: 201

88. Taiyo no uta (2006– )

54 min | Drama

7.7
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Stars: Takayuki Yamada, Erika Sawajiri, Gaku Hamada, Shôichirô Masumoto

Votes: 102

89. Boku no hatsukoi wo kimi ni sasagu (2009)

122 min | Drama, Romance

7.3
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As a child Takuma is diagnosed with a heart condition that requires care from a cardiologist. He soon becomes friends with his doctors young daughter Mayu while being treated at the ... See full summary »

Director: Takehiko Shinjo | Stars: Mao Inoue, Masaki Okada, Natsuki Harada, Keiko Horiuchi

Votes: 1,571

90. Taiyo no uta (2006– )

54 min | Drama

7.7
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Stars: Takayuki Yamada, Erika Sawajiri, Gaku Hamada, Shôichirô Masumoto

Votes: 102

91. Taisetsu na koto wa subete kimi ga oshiete kureta (2011– )

Drama

7.4
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Shuji is a young teacher whose confidence and honesty has made him popular with the students. He is engaged to Natsumi, also a teacher at the same high school. At the morning of the new ... See full summary »

Stars: Haruma Miura, Erika Toda, Emi Takei, Hirofumi Arai

Votes: 75

92. Hana zakari no kimi tachi e: Ikemen paradaisu (2007– )

54 min | Comedy, Drama

8.2
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Mizuki disguises herself as a boy and transfers to the same all-boys high school her idol, Izumi Sano, a high-jump athlete that gave up on the sport, attends. In between the antics of their classmates, she'll try to get him to jump again.

Stars: Maki Horikita, Shun Oguri, Tôma Ikuta, Yûma Ishigaki

Votes: 1,133

93. Asukô mâchi: Asuka kôgyô kôkô monogatari (2011– )

Drama

7.3
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Stars: Emi Takei, Tôri Matsuzaka, Kento Kaku, Takashi Sasano

Votes: 40

94. Rasuto furenzu (2008– )

56 min | Drama

7.8
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Last Friends tackles issues that afflict the current generation. Michiru's mother has brought a man back to their home and she is bullied at her workplace where she works as a beauty ... See full summary »

Stars: Shigenori Yamazaki, Eita, Asami Mizukawa, Masami Nagasawa

Votes: 390

95. Ni hong guang guan gao gao gua zhi: Nu zi gong yu (1994)

87 min | Romance

5.8
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David's lover has died and his Lovers Sister is coming back from America to tie up loose ends. David who is gay soon finds he is in love with his exes sister. Marie (Peta-maree) and Selina ... See full summary »

Director: Andy Wing-Keung Chin | Stars: Siu Chung Mok, Joyce Jiang, Selena Chau-yuet You, Peta-Marie Rixon

Votes: 12

96. Mianhada, saranghanda (2004– )

70 min | Drama, Romance

8.6
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Mu-Hyuk, A Korean adopted to Australia, is a tough but very attractive street guy. he is shot in the head at his girlfriend's wedding and must wait for his death. He decides to come back to... See full summary »

Stars: Ji-seob So, Soo-jung Lim, Kyung-ho Jung, Hye-yeong Lee

Votes: 787

also known as Mianhada Saranghanda

97. Rabu shaffuru (2009– )

60 min | Comedy, Drama

8.0
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A power failure strands four apartment dwellers living on the same floor in the elevator. While stuck, they decide to try "shuffling" their love relationships and partners with each other.

Stars: Daigo, Shihori Kanjiya, Karina, Hijiri Kojima

Votes: 245

98. We Got Married (2008– )

71 min | Reality-TV

7.4
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Where celebrities take part in a virtual marriage. The couples are given missions to get closer together, and help their marriage grow.

Stars: So-eun Kim, Jae-rim Song, Jong-hyeon Hong, Jin-Young Hong

Votes: 71

99. Orutorosu no inu (2009– )

Drama

7.9
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Stars: Mayumi Asaka, Natsuki Harada, Haru, Akiko Hyûga

Votes: 67

100. Sunao ni narenakute (2010– )

Drama

7.2
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The blossoming friendship of five young people who were brought together by Twitter, and their journey to finding honesty with each other and with themselves.

Stars: Eita, Juri Ueno, Megumi Seki, Tetsuji Tamayama

Votes: 113