South Korea (Sorted by Release Date Ascending)



1. Yu Gwan-sun (1948)

Drama, War

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Director: Bong-chun Yun | Stars: Chun-hie Ko, Seong-kyeong Lee, Il-seob Lee, Sun-bong Park

2. A Public Prosecutor and a Teacher (1948)

51 min | Drama

6.6
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Director: Dae-Ryong Yoon

Votes: 5

3. Galmaegi (1948)

74 min

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Jung-ae volunteers at a juvenile prison when she graduates from college; but the violent boys threaten her safety. Her boyfriend visits and begs Jung-ae to quit. She considers but feels ... See full summary »

Director: Gyu-hwan Lee | Stars: Dong-gyu Kim, Hak Park, Mi-rim Nam, Mi-lyeong Jo

4. Metropolis (1948)

Romance

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A young millionaire and his close friend fall in love with the same woman and compete fiercely for her affection while trying to maintain their friendship.

Director: Jin Lee | Stars: Woong Kim, Seok-ju Yeom, Mi-ra Kim

5. A Hometown in Heart (1949)

77 min | Drama

7.2
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Do-seong is a child monk who lives at a small mountain temple with the head monk, learning the teachings of Buddha. He becomes attached to a young widow who comes to pray at the temple, and... See full summary »

Director: Yong-Gyu Yoon | Stars: Ki-jong Byeon, Heon-yong Oh, Seung-min Nam, Min Yu

Votes: 74

6. Baek Beom's Public Funeral (1949)

Documentary

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Director: Bong-chun Yun

7. Patriot's Son (1949)

Drama

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Director: Bong-chun Yun | Stars: Seok-gu Kim, Gye-seon Yu, Tae-yeon Yun, Dong-hyeok Lee

8. Mokdong and the Gold Watch (1949)

Drama

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One young boy wants nothing more than to study at school, but he is forced to provide for his sick mother. He contents himself with listening to classes outside the school's window. However... See full summary »

Director: Yong-min Lee

9. Seongbyeokeul ddulgo (1949)

War

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Director: Hyeong-mo Han | Stars: Hye-suk Bok, Hae Hwang, In Hyeon, Jip-kil Lee

10. The Collapsed 38th Parallel (1949)

Documentary

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Director: Bong-chun Yun

11. The Once Beautiful Seoul (1950)

Documentary, War

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Director: Bong-chun Yun

12. The West Front (1950)

Documentary, War

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Director: Bong-chun Yun

13. Footprints of the Barbarians (1951)

Documentary, War

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Director: Bong-chun Yun

14. Seongbulsa (1952)

Drama

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Director: Bong-chun Yun | Stars: Sang-hie Yun, Bin-hwa Lee, Geum-ryong Lee, Chang-seob Lee

15. The Evil Night (1952)

Drama

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Hwang Nam gets drunk and intends to spend the night with the prostitute, Min-ja. However she ends up telling him the story of her life as a 'comfort woman'--the term used for women forced ... See full summary »

Director: Sang-ok Shin | Stars: Nam Hwang, Woong Kim, Jeong-suk Moon, Min-ja Lee

16. Final Temptation (1953)

Crime, Drama, Romance

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Min-ja allows her bar to be used as a hideout for a ruthless gang. Her feelings begin to change when she starts to fall in love with a sailor who the gang has decided to rob and kill.

Director: Chang-hwa Jeong | Stars: Min-ja Lee, Nan-hie Seo, Hang Jo, Seok-ju Yeom

17. Road to Glory (1953)

Documentary

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Director: Bong-chun Yun

18. Song of the Hometown (1954)

Drama, Romance, War

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Director: Bong-chun Yun | Stars: Seong-kyeong Lee, Shin-jae Kim, Eun-jin Han, Yeong-nam Ha

19. Street of Temptation (1954)

Action

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A propaganda flick aimed at curbing the increase of smuggling by growing organised crime following the Korean War. Here, a groups of gangsters' efforts at operating a smuggling organization... See full summary »

Director: Chang-hwa Jeong | Stars: Mi Jeon, Woong Kim, Hang Jo, Seok-ju Eom

20. Korea (1954)

Documentary

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A documentary about Korean culture.

Director: Sang-ok Shin | Stars: Eun-hie Choi, Dong-won Kim, In-ja Yun, Hae-rang Lee

21. Arirang (1954)

Drama

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Two wounded American soldiers hide under mad Yeong-jin's barn. His sister, Yeong-hie, convinces Yeong-jin not to tell the North Korean soldiers in the area and takes it upon herself to heal... See full summary »

Director: Kang-cheon Lee | Stars: Jang-kang Heo, Jae-seon Kim, Ki-jong Byeon, Jin-gu Jo

22. The Hand of Destiny (1954)

PG-13 | 85 min | Drama

6.6
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In-Ja, the madam of a cabaret is a mistress of the boss of espionage agent. She gathers information from the guests and gives it to Seon-Tae.

Director: Hyeong-mo Han | Stars: Seon-tae Ju, Hyang Lee, In-ja Yun

Votes: 54

23. Dream (1955)

Drama

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Director: Sang-ok Shin | Stars: Nam Hwang, Eun-hie Choi, Il Jang

24. The Start of Jei (1955)

Drama

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A propaganda piece produced by the Bank of Korea in order to convince people that the banks were safe following the Korean War.

Director: Chang-hwa Jeong | Stars: Gye-seon Yu, Seok-ju Yeom, Wol-yeong Seo

25. Jayu jeonseon (1955)

104 min

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Director: Hong Kim | Stars: Seok-in Bae, Hae Hwang, Un-hak Im, Hang Jo

26. Box of Death (1955)

Action

3.6
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A village youth gets trapped inside a communist hideout with his home made timebomb and must escape before it goes off.

Director: Ki-young Kim | Stars: Mu-ryong Choi, Hyo-shil Kang, Neung-kyeol No, Nam-hyeon Choi

Votes: 5

27. Piagol (1955)

110 min | Drama, War

6.7
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A group of communist guerillas encounter jealousy and rivalry among themselves because of the presence of the female compatriot while one of their members plots to desert their band

Director: Kang-cheon Lee | Stars: Kyeong-hie No, Ye-chun Lee, Jin Kyu Kim, Jang-kang Heo

Votes: 49

28. Yangsan Province (1955)

90 min | Drama, Romance

6.0
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Two lovers are forced into suicide as the only way to maintain their forbidden love.

Director: Ki-young Kim | Stars: Sam-hwa Kim, Yong-su Jo, Am Park, Seung-ho Kim

Votes: 49

29. The Youth (1955)

85 min | Drama

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Choi Eun-hie disguises herself as a man so she can join a group of young men determined to overthrow the colonial government

Director: Sang-ok Shin | Stars: Eun-hie Choi, Mu-ryong Choi, Gye-shik Kang, Nam-hyeon Choi

30. The Widow (1955)

90 min | Drama

5.8
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Lee Shin-ja is a young widow, subject to the prejudices against her position in society. Trying to provide for her daughter as well as find love, Lee becomes entangled in the lives of her late husband's friend, his wife, and her lover.

Director: Nam-ok Park | Stars: Min-ja Lee, Seong-ju Lee, Tak-kyun Lee, Ae-shim Na

Votes: 28

31. Crossroad (1956)

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Director: Hyun-mok Yoo | Stars: Mi-lyeong Jo, Taek-gyun Lee, Myeong Kang, Wol-yeong Seo

32. The Sea (1956)

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Director: Sang-ho Park | Stars: Geun-ja Kim, In-bong Park

33. The Virgin Star (1956)

Drama

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Director: Bong-chun Yun | Stars: Jin Kyu Kim, Yeon-nam Ha, Seung-ho Kim, Eun-jin Han

34. Beat Back (1956)

80 min | Drama, War

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A dramatization of the life of Korean war hero, Kim Man-sul

Director: Kang-cheon Lee | Stars: Nam Hwang, No-shik Park, Bong Choi, Jang-kang Heo

35. Hyperbola of Youth (1956)

94 min | Comedy, Musical

7.1
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Poverty stricken Myeong-ho and first son of a trading company CEO, Bu-nam, attend the same university. A doctor recommends Bu-nam, who's ill from overeating, switch lifestyle with Myeong-ho... See full summary »

Director: Hyeong-mo Han | Stars: Hae Hwang, Hak-ja Ji, Hun Yang, Bin-hwa Lee

Votes: 23

36. Idiot Adada (1956)

Drama

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Adada's poor husband suddenly strikes it rich. He changes his hovel for a beautiful home, but his character changes as well. He becomes overly proud and shows off his wealth. Adada, ... See full summary »

Director: Kang-cheon Lee | Stars: Ae-shim Na, Rim Han, Min-ho Jang, Jeong-ok Kim

37. Crossfire (1956)

War

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Major Kim finds himself cut off from his troops after they are overwhelmed by the Chinese forces during the Korean War. He takes refuge in an old woman's barn along with two wounded ... See full summary »

Director: Yong-min Lee | Stars: Jin Kyu Kim, Shin-jae Kim, Hye-suk Bok, Taek-yi Jeon

38. Madame Freedom (1956)

125 min | Drama

6.7
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Director: Hyeong-mo Han | Stars: Na-yeong Ahn, Seol-hui Baek, Su-man Bang, Nam-hyeon Choi

Votes: 83

39. The Story of Jang-hwa and Heung-ryeon (1956)

Drama

4.8
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Jang-hwa and Heung-ryeon are abused and mistreated so badly that they die at the hands of their evil stepmother. The ghost of Jang-hwa begins appearing nightly to a local magistrate to ... See full summary »

Director: Chang-hwa Jeong | Stars: Kyeong-hie Lee, Yeong-ran Seo, Sok-Yang Choo, Geum-seong Seok

Votes: 27

40. Ok Dan-jun (1956)

Drama

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This film is an adaptation of an ancient novel of the same name, about the life of Pyeongyang Gi-saeng; a geisha who tries to remain chaste despite temptations and intimidation of all kinds.

Director: Yeong-sun Kwon | Stars: In-ja Yun, Jin Kyu Kim, Bong Choi, Ik-hwan Kim

41. Sadness of Heredity (1956)

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Director: Hyun-mok Yoo | Stars: Mu-ryong Choi, Seong-hie Baek, Jeong-suk Moon

42. Nongae (1956)

Drama

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A Korean geisha entices a Japanese officer to come to the citadel. There she holds him tight and patriotically kills him before drowning herself in the Nam River.

Director: Bong-chun Yun | Stars: Sam-hwa Kim, Seong-ho Choi, Su-min Seong, Hae-ryong Lee

43. Touch-Me-Not (1956)

Action, Romance

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A bandit king has fallen in love, but his romantic interest has many admirers and none are willing to give up the chance of marital bliss.

Director: Ki-young Kim | Stars: Kang-hie Na, Seok-jin Ahn, Song Baek, Il-hwa Hong

44. The Enemy of Women (1956)

Comedy, Romance

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Mi-ryeong believes men to be the enemy of women--practically a different species. But she cannot help falling in love with Dong-won when they meet at the beach

Director: Han-il Kim | Stars: Mi-lyeong Jo, Dong-won Kim, Jong-cheol Lee, Kyeong-hie No

45. Holiday in Seoul (1956)

90 min | Mystery, Thriller

6.0
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A newspaper reporter becomes a witness to a murder and finds himself relentlessly pursued by the killer.

Director: Yong-min Lee | Stars: Neung-kyeol No, Mi-hie Yang, Seong-suk Lim, Hye-suk Bok

Votes: 24

46. The Wedding Day (1956)

77 min | Comedy, Drama

6.7
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Director: Byung-il Lee

Votes: 33

47. Hwang Jin-yi (1957)

Drama

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Based on the true story of the life of kisaeng Hwang Jin-yi who was influential in the spread of Buddhism through her relationship with the monk Jin Jok. She also created many now-classic ... See full summary »

Director: Keung-ha Jo | Stars: Do Kum-Bong, Woong Kim, Il-min Yang, Sok-Yang Choo

48. A Woman's War (1957)

Drama

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The household maid becomes pregnant by her employer's husband and she flees to the countryside to raise her daughter on her own.

Director: Ki-young Kim | Stars: Mi-lyeong Jo, Am Park, Min Lee, Dong-won Kim

49. Ma-in (1957)

Mystery

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Director: Hyeong-mo Han | Stars: Eung-su Bag, Ki-jong Byeon, Bong Choi, Jong-seog Gu

50. Pagoda of No Shadows (1957)

118 min | Drama

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In the period of Unified Shilla, the daughter of Yu-jong arrives at Bulguk temple to watch the construction of the stone pagodas. When the chief artisan falls ill due to missing his wife, ... See full summary »

Director: Sang-ok Shin | Stars: Eun-hie Choi, Eun-jin Han, Jin Kwak, Seung-ho Kim


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