North Korea (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)



1. Pulgasari (1985)

95 min | Action, Drama, Fantasy

5.2
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In feudal Korea, the evil King becomes aware that there is a peasant rebellion being planned in the country. He steals all the iron farming tools and cooking pots from the people so that he... See full summary »

Director: Sang-ok Shin | Stars: Son Hui Chang, Ham Gi Sop, Jong-uk Ri, Gwon Ri

Votes: 876

2. Hong Kil-dong (1986)

108 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

6.8
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The illegitimate son of a nobleman defends peasants from greedy rulers, confounds local bandits, and struggles for permission to marry his tasty upper-crust sweetheart despite their vast societal differences. Then ninjas arrive.

Directors: Kil-in Kim, Sang-ok Shin | Stars: Kye-Sung Chan, Son Hui Chang, Sun-bu Choe, Yong Il Hwan

Votes: 424

3. Ten Zan - Ultimate Mission (1988)

84 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

4.1
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Terrorists are making genetic experiments on kidnapped girls. Professor Larson, dreams of creating a master race to rule the world. Scientific organizations in Asia and Europe hire a group of mercenaries who are tasked to kill them.

Director: Ferdinando Baldi | Stars: Frank Zagarino, Mark Gregory, Romano Kristoff, Jinny Rockers

Votes: 75

4. A Broad Bellflower (1987)

92 min | Drama

6.3
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In a humble rural village, a man aspires of leaving his home behind and moving to the prosperous city, while his lover wishes to stay and transform the town into an ideal and harmonious community.

Directors: Eun-hie Choi, Kyun Soon Jo, Sang-ok Shin | Stars: Ryung Jo Kim, Mi Ran Oh, Yeon Ock Song

Votes: 59

5. A Flower Girl (1972)

TV-PG | 127 min | Drama, Musical

5.9
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The country is occupied by the Japanese imperialists. Koppun is selling flowers at the market to get some money to buy medicine for her sick mother. Her brother is imprisoned, her father ... See full summary »

Directors: Ik-gyu Choe, Hak Pak | Stars: Son Byung-ok, Chon Sob Han, Yong Hui Hong, Ren Rin Kim

Votes: 181

6. The Tale of Chun Hyang (1990)

146 min | Drama, Music, Romance

7.3
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A tender hearted young noble man, Mong Ryong, falls in love with the famous Chun Hyang, the most beautiful girl of a Korean village, who is also a pure hearted artist but unfortunately from... See full summary »

Directors: Yong-Gyu Yoon, Won Jun Yu | Stars: Sun Gyu Choe, Yong Suk Kim, Jong Hwan Ko, Son Yong Kim

Votes: 19

7. Office 39 - Kim's Cash Machine (2020)

58 min | Documentary

6.9
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Directors: Sebastian Weis, Lukas Augustin, Carl Gierstorfer

Votes: 7

8. Dalam-iwa Goseumdochi (1977– )

TV-14 | Animation, War

4.5
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Two teenagers (Geumsaegi and Juldarami) fight against an evil army.

Stars: Lim Bok Hee, Kim Dae Hong, Won Jeong Suk, Gwon Nyeong Ju

Votes: 101

9. Wolmi Island (1982)

92 min | Action, Drama, War

5.4
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Director: Gyong-sun Cho | Stars: Hyun Chang-Gyeol, Gyong-sun Cho, Chang-su Choe, Jung Eui-Gyeom

Votes: 26

10. The Schoolgirl's Diary (2007)

94 min | Comedy, Drama

5.3
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A student experiences different conflicts as she works toward being a scientist.

Director: In Hak Jang | Stars: Mi-hyang Pak, Jin-mi Kim, Cheol Kim, Jeong-mi Kim

Votes: 159

11. Order No. 027 (1986)

77 min | Drama, War

4.8
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A group of elite soldiers is sent across the border to South Korea to destroy a military base. The soldiers are well aware of the inherent suicide nature of their mission, but are happy to ... See full summary »

Directors: Ki Mo Jung, Eung Suk Kim | Stars: Sung Chol Cha, Yong Chol Choe, Pong Ho Han, Kwang Jo

Votes: 132

12. Sea of Blood (1969)

260 min | War

7.6
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A revolutionary novel, film, and opera created in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) about the mass killings during the long period of the Japanese occupation of Korea.

Director: Ik-gyu Choe

Votes: 18

13. The Kites Flying in the Sky (2008)

98 min | Drama

6.0
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Directors: Hyon-Chol Kim, Phyo Kwang | Stars: Chang-sun An, Seo Hsin-Sook, Choi Hui-Yeong, Kim Il-Hyun

Votes: 10

14. Sogum (1985)

8.0
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Director: Sang-ok Shin | Star: Eun-hie Choi

Votes: 8

15. Meet in Pyongyang (2012)

95 min | Drama

4.9
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Directors: Kim Hyan Choi, Xierzhati Yahefu | Stars: Alice Liu, Kim Ok Rim, Yuling Tao, Pak Jong Taek

Votes: 7

16. Unsung Heroes (1978)

Action

4.6
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The film follows Yu Rim, a Korean expatriate in the United Kingdom working as a journalist, who is ordered by the Democratic Peoples Republic of Korea to proceed to Seoul and gather intelligence on the United States Forces Korea.

Directors: Ko Hak-lim, Ryu Ho-son | Stars: Larry Allen Abshier, Son Dae-won, James Joseph Dresnok, Kim Duk-sam

Votes: 21

17. The Tale of Chun Hyang (1959)

Drama

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Director: Yong-Gyu Yoon | Stars: Shin Chang-gyu, Eo In-hui, Kim Sun-Young

18. The Other Side of the Mountain (2012)

Not Rated | 103 min | Drama, Romance, War

7.5
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A North Korean nurse and a South Korean soldier fall in love during a tumultuous time of the Korean War, and experience lifetimes of consequences, separation and pain, with the hope of reuniting one day.

Director: In Hak Jang | Stars: Hyang Suk Kim, Ryung Min Kim, Jung Taik Park

Votes: 10

19. A Traffic Controller on Crossroads (1986)

59 min | Drama

6.1
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A driver learns the importance of obeying traffic regulations.

Director: Che Phun Ki | Stars: Ri Sol Hee, Ko Sam He, Ri Song Il, Ri Yong Nam

Votes: 56

20. Namuhal-abeojiga jun seonmul (2007 TV Movie)

14 min | Animation

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A young bear breaks off a branch of a flimsy tree, and he gets punished by other trees for it. Then he is called by the Grandfather Tree, and he will soon learn the importance of trees.

21. An Emissary of No Return (1984)

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Director: Sang-ok Shin | Stars: Chang-su Choe, Son Dae-won, Min Hwang, Kim Jun-sik

22. Oh, Youth! (1995)

92 min | Comedy, Drama

5.7
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Director: Jong-pal Jon | Stars: Ryon Hwa Kim, Yong Suk Kim, Ryon-gu Nam, Hwang Song Ok

Votes: 27

23. Star of Korea (1985)

Biography, History

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Directors: Ii Jong-Sun, Kil-son Om, Sang-ok Shin | Stars: Min Hwang, Ri Song Il, Young-Keun Kim, Lee Moon-ho

24. Repatriation (2003)

149 min | Documentary

7.8
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North Korean spies return to their homeland.

Director: Dong-won Kim

Votes: 145

25. The Day the Mountain Cried

107 min | Drama, Romance, War | Completed

A sumptuous, epic love story revealing the powers of passion during the time of war. Initially set in 1950's North Korea during the war with South Korea, Son-a, a stunningly beautiful young... See full summary »

Director: Jang In Hak

26. Haeundong-ui du gajeong (1996)

89 min | Drama

4.8
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Director: Kwan-am Lee

Votes: 5

27. Uli dongsan (1959)

7 min | Animation, Short

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Two children work with their garden hill.

28. Sekunda na podvig (1985)

135 min | Adventure, War

6.6
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Directors: Kil-son Om, Sang-ok Shin, Eldor Urazbaev | Stars: Andrey Martynov, Chhan-su Chve, Oleg Anofriev, Yon-hi Chon

Votes: 11

29. An Unattached Unit (1993)

87 min | Drama, War

5.0
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Director: Jung-mo Kang

Votes: 5

30. Bodab-ui yeoljeong tteugeoun ilteo - gimjeongsugpyeong-yangjesagongjang (2020 TV Special)

7 min | Documentary

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31. Runaway (II) (1984)

100 min | Drama

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Considered by Shin to be his best North Korean film.

Director: Sang-ok Shin | Star: Jong-Il Kim

32. Gojumong (2016– )

40 min | Animation, Action, Drama

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33. My Look in the Distant Future (1997)

107 min

4.8
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Director: In Hak Jang | Stars: Hye Gyong Kim, Myong Mun Kim

Votes: 9

34. Centre Forward (1978)

77 min | Sport

5.5
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In Son is trying to become a successful football player. As his team is faced with poor results, their coach is taking a different approach to their training methods.

Directors: Kil-in Kim, Chong-Song Pak | Stars: In Son Cha, Sung-Shin Cho, Chang-su Choi, Yong-hui Chong

Votes: 28

35. Fate of a Self-Defence Corps Member (1970)

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Star: Kil-son Om

36. A Hedgehog Defeats the Tiger (1984)

90 min | Animation

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A tiger is angry and want to challenge the Hedgehog who once insulted him by spared his life.

Director: Sang-ok Shin

37. Beom-eul tago on sonyeon (1991)

28 min | Animation

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38. The Favourite Young Man (1989)

61 min | Romance

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A young plumber reunite with his girlfriend from the years in the army. His sister that he is a businessman. To make him more interesting and desirable. For a plumber is nothing to be, right?

39. Pyongyang nalpharam (2006)

103 min | Action, Drama, Romance

6.4
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"Taek" and "Kyon", children of the two Masters who founded the school of martial arts "Taek-kyon", must keep the school manual away from the hands of the Japanese occupiers (early 20th ... See full summary »

Directors: Phyo Kwang, Chil-min Maeng | Stars: Ryeong-hun Ri, Yeong-Chun Chol, Cheon-Yeol Kim, Gwang-Yeol Kim

Votes: 21

40. Son of the Land (1964)

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Stars: Son Byung-ok, Sung-Shin Cho, Kim Dong-sik, Lee Jin-Hwan

41. Gijangnamu (2002 TV Movie)

21 min | Animation

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42. The Country I Saw (1987)

Drama

5.1
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While serving as a journalist in World War 2 for the Imperial Army of Japan, "Takahashi Minoru" (Pak Ki Ju) sees first-hand the impact on Koreans who have had their national identity ... See full summary »

Directors: Eun-hie Choi, Sang-ok Shin | Stars: Seo Gyeong-Seob, Lee Jin-Hwan, Pak Ki Ju, Rho Jung-won

Votes: 9

43. A Nurse's Story (1971)

Drama, War

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Director: Oh Byung-ho | Stars: Gyong-sun Cho, Chang-su Choe, Seo Gyeong-Seob, Woon-mo Jung

44. An Jung Gun Shoots Ito Hirobumi (1979)

142 min | Biography, Drama, History

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This is a film based on the revolutionary drama "An Jung Gun shoots Ito Hirobumi", an immortal classic created by president Kim Il Sung during his early revolutionary activities. The "USA ... See full summary »

Director: Kil-son Om | Stars: Pak Bong-ik, Chang-su Choe, Son Dae-won, Min Hwang

45. My Home Village (1949)

92 min | War

6.0
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The first full-length North Korean film portrays the glorious revolution of patriots and low-class farmers against the oppression of landlords and Japanese imperialists.

Director: Hong-sik Kang | Stars: Yebong Mun, Kyongae Yu, Wonjun Yu

Votes: 7

46. Gowajineun yag (2009 TV Movie)

15 min | Animation

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47. Prince Moon and Princess Sun (1990)

72 min | Animation, Adventure, Drama

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Directors: Kim Kyong Ho, Kim Ryong Hyok, Kim In Son

48. The Separation (1985)

95 min | Drama

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Director: Chang Sun Park | Stars: Mi Hwa Park, Won Jun Yu

49. Boy Partisans (1951)

97 min | Drama, War

6.1
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Director: Yong-Gyu Yoon | Stars: Tian Ki-duk, Se-Yong Kim, Ye-bong Mun, Seung-min Nam

Votes: 11

50. Chonggun'gijaui sugi (1980)

Drama, War

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Director: Choe Bu-kil | Stars: Lee Ik-Seung, Ming-suk Kwak, Kim Kwang-Moon, Mi Ran Oh


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