Korean films

by MrKaya | created - 29 Dec 2013 | updated - 1 month ago | Public
 Refine See titles to watch instantly, titles you haven't rated, etc
  • Instant Watch Options
  • Genres
  • Movies or TV
  • IMDb Rating
  • In Theaters
  • On TV
  • Release Year
  • Keywords




IMDb user rating (average) to
Number of votes to »




Reset



Reset
Release year or range to »




































































































1. Oldboy (2003)

R | 120 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

77 Metascore

After being kidnapped and imprisoned for fifteen years, Oh Dae-Su is released, only to find that he must find his captor in five days.

Director: Chan-wook Park | Stars: Min-sik Choi, Ji-Tae Yoo, Hye-jeong Kang, Dae-han Ji

Votes: 499,351 | Gross: $0.71M

2. Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance (2002)

R | 129 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

56 Metascore

A recently laid off factory worker kidnaps his former boss' friend's daughter, hoping to use the ransom money to pay for his sister's kidney transplant.

Director: Chan-wook Park | Stars: Kang-ho Song, Ha-kyun Shin, Doona Bae, Ji-Eun Lim

Votes: 60,845 | Gross: $0.05M

3. The Housemaid (2010)

Not Rated | 107 min | Drama, Thriller

68 Metascore

A man's affair with his family's housemaid leads to dark consequences.

Director: Sang-soo Im | Stars: Do-yeon Jeon, Jung-jae Lee, Yuh-Jung Youn, Woo Seo

Votes: 9,119 | Gross: $0.15M

4. The Taste Of Money (2012)

Unrated | 115 min | Drama, Thriller

54 Metascore

Newly-hired gofer Young-Jak Joo becomes a key pawn in a powerful South Korean corporate-crime family obsessed with sex, money, and intrigue. The family bribes a government official to take ... See full summary »

Director: Sang-soo Im | Stars: Kang-woo Kim, Yun-shik Baek, Yuh-Jung Youn, Hyo-jin Kim

Votes: 1,302

5. The Chaser (2008)

Not Rated | 125 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

64 Metascore

A disgraced ex-policeman who runs a small ring of prostitutes finds himself in a race against time when one of his women goes missing.

Director: Hong-jin Na | Stars: Yoon-seok Kim, Jung-woo Ha, Yeong-hie Seo, Yoo-Jeong Kim

Votes: 55,990

6. The Thieves (2012)

Not Rated | 135 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

75 Metascore

After a heist in South Korea, a gang of 5+1 fly to Hong Kong to look into a heist, in a Macau casino, of a $30M diamond, planned by someone unreliable. He brings in HK thieves as well. Can anyone be trusted?

Director: Dong-hoon Choi | Stars: Yoon-seok Kim, Jung-jae Lee, Hye-su Kim, Ji-Hyun Jun

Votes: 8,743 | Gross: $0.69M

7. The Good the Bad the Weird (2008)

R | 130 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

69 Metascore

The story of two outlaws and a bounty hunter in 1940s Manchuria and their rivalry to possess a treasure map while being pursued by the Japanese army and Chinese bandits.

Director: Jee-woon Kim | Stars: Kang-ho Song, Byung-hun Lee, Woo-sung Jung, Je-mun Yun

Votes: 32,767 | Gross: $0.13M

8. Untold Scandal (2003)

124 min | Drama

73 Metascore

In late 1700s Korea, Lady Cho challenges the playboy Lord Jo-won into seducing and sleeping with her husband's coming young, virgin concubine. Lady Cho agrees to sleep with him if he succeeds.

Director: Je-yong Lee | Stars: Mi-sook Lee, Yong-jun Bae, Do-yeon Jeon, Hyeon-jae Jo

Votes: 2,133 | Gross: $0.06M

9. The Intimate (2005)

98 min | Drama, Romance

Her lover has never taken a dangerous risk in his life. She has been for seven years and is going to get married next month. One day she meets a handsome stranger, who asked her to spend ... See full summary »

Director: Eun-tae Kim | Stars: Hyun-Ah Sung, Dong-Hyuk Cho, Ye-ryeong Kim, Chang-Yong Lee

Votes: 885

10. Green Chair (2005)

98 min | Drama, Romance

When an ordinary housewife is convicted for seducing a minor, reckless love leads to obsession and creeping doubt.

Director: Cheol-su Park | Stars: Jung Suh, Ji-ho Shim, Yun-hong Oh, Jeon-han Kim

Votes: 960

11. Lady Vengeance (2005)

R | 115 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

75 Metascore

After being wrongfully imprisoned for thirteen years and having her child taken away from her, a woman seeks revenge through increasingly brutal means.

Director: Chan-wook Park | Stars: Yeong-ae Lee, Min-sik Choi, Shi-hoo Kim, Yea-young Kwon

Votes: 69,989 | Gross: $0.21M

12. In Her Place (2014)

115 min | Drama

A weathered woman and her odd teen-aged daughter live in isolation on a desolate farm in South Korea. An affluent city woman comes to them seeking help with a sensitive matter and the three... See full summary »

Director: Albert Shin | Stars: Ji-hye Ahn, Hae-yeon Kil, Chang-hwan Kim, Jae-rok Kim

Votes: 115

13. Kundo: Age of the Rampant (2014)

Not Rated | 137 min | Action, Drama, History

56 Metascore

A period action film centered on a militia group who turn against an unjust nobility.

Director: Jong-bin Yoon | Stars: Jung-woo Ha, Dong-Won Gang, Sung-min Lee, Jin-woong Cho

Votes: 2,943 | Gross: $0.28M

14. Memories of Murder (2003)

Not Rated | 132 min | Action, Crime, Drama

82 Metascore

In a small Korean province in 1986, two detectives struggle with the case of multiple young women being found raped and murdered by an unknown culprit.

Director: Bong Joon Ho | Stars: Kang-ho Song, Sang-kyung Kim, Roe-ha Kim, Jae-ho Song

Votes: 127,011 | Gross: $0.01M

15. Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter... and Spring (2003)

R | 103 min | Drama, Romance

85 Metascore

A boy is raised by a Buddhist monk in an isolated floating temple where the years pass like the seasons.

Director: Ki-duk Kim | Stars: Ki-duk Kim, Yeong-su Oh, Jong-ho Kim, Young-min Kim

Votes: 75,393 | Gross: $2.38M

16. Venus Talk (2014)

PG-13 | 109 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Shin Hye, Mi Yeon, and Hae Young are three vivacious women who help each other through the tangles of their romantic lives, from tentative first dates to Viagra-taking husbands and ... See full summary »

Director: Chil-in Kwon | Stars: Uhm Junghwa, So-Ri Moon, Min-soo Jo, Jae-yoon Lee

Votes: 149

17. 3-Iron (2004)

R | 88 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

72 Metascore

A transient young man breaks into empty homes to partake of the vacationing residents' lives for a few days.

Director: Ki-duk Kim | Stars: Seung-Yun Lee, Hee Jae, Hyuk-ho Kwon, Jeong-ho Choi

Votes: 48,532 | Gross: $0.24M

18. Secret Love Affair (2014)

Not Rated | 60 min | Drama, Music, Romance

A love story of a young poor student pianist fell in love with his piano teacher, who was married to another man. Despite disapproval from the society and the "moral standard," their pure love for each other only grew stronger. Could she give up her status that she had long fought for? Could their love win over the adulterate world around them?

Stars: Hee-ae Kim, Ah-In Yoo, Hyuk-kwon Park, So-yeon Jang

Votes: 341

19. A Muse (2012)

129 min | Drama, Romance

Lee Jeok-yo is a 70ish year old man who is a respected poet. He cares fondly for his 30ish year old disciple Seo Ji-woo. The world of these two men are shaken when 17-year-old high school ... See full summary »

Director: Ji-woo Jung | Stars: Hae-il Park, Mu-Yeol Kim, Go-eun Kim, Man-sik Jeong

Votes: 1,617

20. The Silenced (2015)

99 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

A girl is transferred to a mysterious boarding school, where she is forced to discover its secrets to survive.

Director: Hae-Young Lee | Stars: Won-Hee Go, Ryun Jo, Bo-Bi Joo, Dong-Hyun Kim

Votes: 3,091

21. Queen of the Night (2013)

113 min | Comedy, Romance

Nerdy Yeong-soo has married the perfect housewife Hee-joo. But at the reunion for his university class, the allure of winning a kimchi-fridge makes her dance a super-sexy show. Yeong-soo wonders if her past isn't as pristine as he thought.

Director: Je-Yeong Kim | Stars: Jeong-myeong Cheon, Min-Jung Kim, Bo-reum Han, Jeong-su Han

Votes: 254

22. Tazza: The Hidden Card (2014)

R | 147 min | Crime, Drama

Go-ni's nephew, Ham Dae-gil, enters the gambling underworld only to be used as a scapegoat in a deal gone wrong. Now he's planning his revenge by entering one big fatal game.

Director: Hyeong-Cheol Kang | Stars: Seung-Hyun Choi, Se-Kyung Shin, Yoon-seok Kim, Hae-Jin Yoo

Votes: 1,920 | Gross: $0.25M

23. The Second Woman (2012)

102 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller

Hui Bao is an actress rehearsing for a performance in a theater play alongside her boyfriend Nan. Falling sick and being unable to perform in the play, her twin sister Hui Xiang replace her... See full summary »

Director: Miu-Suet Lai | Stars: Shu Chen, Mengmeng Niu, Qi Shu, Meijuan Xi

Votes: 213

24. The Treacherous (2015)

133 min | Crime, Drama, History

The story of Joseon's tyrant king Yeonsan who exploits the populace for his own carnal pleasures, his seemingly loyal retainer who controls him and all court dealings, and a woman who seeks vengeance.

Director: Kyu-dong Min | Stars: Ji-Hoon Ju, Kang-woo Kim, Ho-jin Chun, Ji-yeon Lim

Votes: 1,092

25. Hope (2013)

Not Rated | 122 min | Drama

Story of an 8 year old girl coping with a gruesome rape damaging her internally and affecting emotionally, trying to overcome all obstacles in the aftermath of the incident with a good support from those around her.

Director: Joon-ik Lee | Stars: Re Lee, Kyung-gu Sol, Ji-won Uhm, Hae-sook Kim

Votes: 5,119

26. Man on High Heels (2014)

125 min | Action, Comedy

From people's eyes he seems like a sadistic cop who give no mercy to his enemy. But, deep inside his heart Ji-wook hides his desire to become a woman.

Director: Jin Jang | Stars: Seung-Won Cha, Jeong-se Oh, Esom, Kil-kang Ahn

Votes: 1,138

27. Luck-Key (2016)

112 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

A hapless loser assumes the identity of an amnesia victim without knowing that he is an assassin.

Director: Kae-Byeok Lee | Stars: Hae-Jin Yoo, Joon Lee, Yun-hie Jo, Ji-yeon Lim

Votes: 1,757 | Gross: $0.46M

28. Sunny (2008)

126 min | Music, Romance, War

In hot pursuit of the husband that left her to fight in the Vietnam War, a woman becomes the lead singer of a traveling band that she hopes will cross paths with him again.

Director: Joon-ik Lee | Stars: Soo Ae, Jin-young Jung, Wipawee Charoenpura, Mi-ryeong Cho

Votes: 352

29. The Handmaiden (2016)

Not Rated | 145 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller

84 Metascore

A woman is hired as a handmaiden to a Japanese heiress, but secretly she is involved in a plot to defraud her.

Director: Chan-wook Park | Stars: Min-hee Kim, Jung-woo Ha, Jin-woong Cho, So-Ri Moon

Votes: 103,524 | Gross: $2.01M

30. The Throne (2015)

125 min | Drama, History

Set in 18th century Korea, long-ruling King Yeongjo's struggle with his son, Sado, sees the king take extreme measures in order to deal with his heir.

Director: Joon-ik Lee | Stars: Kang-ho Song, Ah-In Yoo, Geun-young Moon, Hae-sook Kim

Votes: 1,903

31. Along With the Gods: The Two Worlds (2017)

Not Rated | 139 min | Action, Drama, Fantasy

After a heroic death, a firefighter navigates the afterlife with the help of three guides.

Director: Yong-hwa Kim | Stars: Jung-woo Ha, Tae-Hyun Cha, Ji-Hoon Ju, Hyang-gi Kim

Votes: 11,153 | Gross: $1.91M

32. Tune in for Love (2019)

122 min | Drama, Romance

In 1994 during the IMF crisis, two people meet while exchanging stories on a radio program. They fall in love, but can't quite seem to get the timing right.

Director: Ji-woo Jung | Stars: Go-eun Kim, Hae-In Jung, Hae-Joon Park, Gook-hee Kim

Votes: 1,619

33. The President's Barber (2004)

R | 116 min | Comedy, Drama

Follows a president's barber, his wife, and their only son through four decades of tumultuous Korean history.

Director: Chan-sang Lim | Stars: Kang-ho Song, So-Ri Moon, Jae-eung Lee, Yeong-jin Jo

Votes: 831



Recently Viewed