Most Popular Titles With Primary Country of Origin South Korea


1. Busanhaeng (2016)

TV-MA | 118 min | Action, Horror, Thriller

7.5
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72 Metascore

While a zombie virus breaks out in South Korea, passengers struggle to survive on the train from Seoul to Busan.

Director: Sang-ho Yeon | Stars: Yoo Gong, Yu-mi Jung, Dong-seok Ma, Su-an Kim

Votes: 93,156 | Gross: $2.13M

2. Ah-ga-ssi (2016)

Not Rated | 144 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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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: 64,846 | Gross: $2.01M

3. Oldeuboi (2003)

R | 120 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

8.4
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74 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 Yu, Hye-jeong Kang, Dae-han Ji

Votes: 432,896 | Gross: $0.71M

4. Okja (2017)

TV-MA | 120 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.4
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75 Metascore

A young girl risks everything to prevent a powerful, multinational company from kidnapping her best friend - a fascinating beast named Okja.

Director: Joon-ho Bong | Stars: Tilda Swinton, Paul Dano, Seohyun An, Jake Gyllenhaal

Votes: 63,063

5. Miseuteo Shunshain (2018– )

60 min | Drama

8.3
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The drama is set in 1900 to 1905 and tells the story of a soldier in the righteous army falling in love with an aristocrat's daughter. It begins in 1871 when the hero boards an American ... See full summary »

Stars: Byung-Hun Lee, Tae-ri Kim, Yo-han Byun, Woo-jin Jo

Votes: 480

6. Snowpiercer (2013)

R | 126 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi

7.0
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84 Metascore

Set in a future where a failed climate-change experiment kills all life on the planet except for a lucky few who boarded the Snowpiercer, a train that travels around the globe, where a class system emerges.

Director: Joon-ho Bong | Stars: Chris Evans, Jamie Bell, Tilda Swinton, Ed Harris

Votes: 222,990 | Gross: $4.56M

7. Burning (2018)

Not Rated | 148 min | Drama, Mystery

7.8
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89 Metascore

Jong-su, a part-time worker, bumps into Hae-mi while delivering, who used to live in the same neighborhood. Hae-mi asks him to look after her cat while she's on a trip to Africa. When ... See full summary »

Director: Chang-dong Lee | Stars: Ah-In Yoo, Steven Yeun, Jong-seo Jeon, Soo-Kyung Kim

Votes: 1,563

8. Singwa hamkke: Ingwa yeon (2018)

142 min | Action, Drama, Fantasy

6.9
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In the afterlife, one guardian helps a man through his trials, while his two colleagues help a former guardian on earth.

Director: Yong-hwa Kim | Stars: Jung-woo Ha, Ji-Hoon Ju, Hyang-gi Kim, Dong-seok Ma

Votes: 688 | Gross: $1.01M

9. The Wailing (2016)

Not Rated | 156 min | Horror

7.4
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81 Metascore

Soon after a stranger arrives in a little village, a mysterious sickness starts spreading. A policeman, drawn into the incident, is forced to solve the mystery in order to save his daughter.

Director: Hong-jin Na | Stars: Jun Kunimura, Jung-min Hwang, Do-won Kwak, Woo-hee Chun

Votes: 29,607 | Gross: $0.79M

10. Singwa Hamgge: Joewa Beol (2017)

Not Rated | 139 min | Action, Drama, Fantasy

7.3
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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: 6,635 | Gross: $1.91M

11. I Saw the Devil (2010)

Not Rated | 142 min | Action, Drama, Horror

7.8
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67 Metascore

A secret agent exacts revenge on a serial killer through a series of captures and releases.

Director: Jee-woon Kim | Stars: Byung-Hun Lee, Min-sik Choi, Joon-Hyuk Lee, Bo-ra Nam

Votes: 88,177 | Gross: $0.13M

12. Syucheu (2018– )

60 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.2
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Choi Kang Suk is a legendary lawyer at the top law firm in South Korea. He has charisma and an attractive appearance. He hires Go Yeon Woo as a rookie lawyer for the law firm. Go Yeon Woo has excellent memory.

Stars: Dong-Gun Jang, Hyung-shik Park, Gwi-hwa Choi, Hee-kyung Jin

Votes: 118

13. Memories of Murder (2003)

Not Rated | 132 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.1
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82 Metascore

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

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

Votes: 92,406 | Gross: $0.01M

14. Muppet Babies (2018– )

TV-Y | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

7.5
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Baby versions of Jim Henson's famous Muppet characters go on wacky adventures through their imaginations

Stars: Dee Bradley Baker, Eric Bauza, Matt Danner, Jessica DiCicco

Votes: 145

15. Gi-eok-ui bam (2017)

108 min | Mystery, Thriller

7.3
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Jin-Seok (Kang Ha-Neul) moves into a new home with his older brother Yoo-Seok (Kim Moo-Yul), mother (Na Young-Hee) and father (Moon Sung-Geun). Jin-Seok suffers from hypersensitivity, but ... See full summary »

Director: Hang-jun Zhang | Stars: Ha-Neul Kang, Mu-Yeol Kim, Seong-kun Mun, Young-hee Na

Votes: 4,130

16. The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature (2017)

PG | 91 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

5.4
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36 Metascore

Following the events of the first film, Surly and his friends must stop Oakton City's mayor from destroying their home to make way for a dysfunctional amusement park.

Director: Cal Brunker | Stars: Will Arnett, Maya Rudolph, Bobby Cannavale, Bobby Moynihan

Votes: 4,024 | Gross: $28.37M

17. The Host (2006)

R | 120 min | Action, Drama, Horror

7.0
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85 Metascore

A monster emerges from Seoul's Han River and focuses its attention on attacking people. One victim's loving family does what it can to rescue her from its clutches.

Director: Joon-ho Bong | Stars: Kang-ho Song, Hee-Bong Byun, Hae-il Park, Doona Bae

Votes: 80,926 | Gross: $2.20M

18. Sseulsseulhago Chalranhashin: Dokkaebi (2016– )

60 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance

8.9
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Dokkaebi (Gong Yoo) needs a human bride to end his immortal life. Meanwhile, the Angel of Death has amnesia. Somehow these two meet and live together. They see off those who have passed away and are now leaving this world.

Stars: Yoo Gong, Go-eun Kim, Dong-Wook Lee, Sung-Jae Yook

Votes: 4,138

19. The Spy Gone North (2018)

137 min | Drama

7.1
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69 Metascore

In the mid-1990s, a loyal South Korean secret agent is caught in a political vortex plotted by the ruling classes of North and South Korea.

Director: Jong-bin Yoon | Stars: Jung-min Hwang, Sung-min Lee, Jin-Woong Cho, Ji-Hoon Ju

Votes: 99 | Gross: $0.20M

20. The Man from Nowhere (2010)

R | 119 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

7.8
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A quiet pawnshop keeper with a violent past takes on a drug-and-organ trafficking ring in hope of saving the child who is his only friend.

Director: Jeong-beom Lee | Stars: Won Bin, Sae-ron Kim, Tae-hoon Kim, Hee-won Kim

Votes: 52,225 | Gross: $0.01M

21. Kkotboda namja (2009)

70 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.1
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Poor girl attends the elite Shin Hwa High and is bullied by the leader of F4 (the four richest boys). He becomes attracted to her; however, she has a crush on his best friend. Whom will she choose?

Stars: Hye-Sun Ku, Min-Ho Lee, Hyun-joong Kim, Bum Kim

Votes: 5,765

22. Tae-yang-eui hoo-ye (2016– )

60 min | Fantasy, Romance

8.5
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A love story develops between Captain Yoo Shi Jin, from South Korean Special Forces and Doctor Kang Mo Yeon, who works as a Surgeon at Haesung Hospital in Seoul. They will find themselves ... See full summary »

Stars: Joong-Ki Song, Hye-Kyo Song, Goo-seo Jin, Ji-won Kim

Votes: 4,025

23. The Chaser (2008)

Not Rated | 125 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

7.9
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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: 46,300

24. Kimbiseoga wae geureolkka (2018– )

TV-G | 60 min | Comedy, Mystery, Romance

8.1
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A romance between perfect but narcissistic second generation heir and his capable assistant.

Stars: Tae-Hwan Lee, Byeong-ok Kim, Hye-ok Kim, Ki-Young Kang

Votes: 512

25. A Tale of Two Sisters (2003)

R | 115 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

7.2
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65 Metascore

A family is haunted by the tragedies of deaths within the family.

Director: Jee-woon Kim | Stars: Kap-su Kim, Jung-ah Yum, Soo-jung Lim, Geun-young Moon

Votes: 48,631

26. Hwarang (2016– )

60 min | Comedy, Drama

8.2
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Revolves around an elite group of male youth called Hwarang who grow through passion and love in Seorabeol, the capital of the Kingdom of Silla.

Stars: Ju-hyeong Jin, Minho Choi, Won-young Choi, Ji-han Do

Votes: 751

27. Yeom-lyeok (2018)

TV-MA | 101 min | Action, Comedy, Fantasy

5.9
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After drinking water from a mountain spring, a bank security guard gains telekinetic superpowers, which he must use to save his estranged daughter from an evil construction company, as a superhero.

Director: Sang-ho Yeon | Stars: Seung-ryong Ryu, Eun-kyung Shim, Jung-min Park, Yu-mi Jung

Votes: 2,079

28. Salinjaui gieokbeob (2017)

TV-MA | 118 min | Action, Thriller

7.0
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A former serial killer with Alzheimer's fights to protect his daughter from her psychotic boyfriend.

Director: Shin-yeon Won | Stars: Kyung-gu Sol, Nam-gil Kim, Seol-Hyun Kim, Dal-su Oh

Votes: 2,352 | Gross: $0.09M

29. Black (2017– )

50 min | Crime, Drama, Fantasy

8.2
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A man possessed by death. A woman who can see death. The earthly and the afterworld collide dangerously.

Stars: Seung-heon Song, Ara Go, Lee El, Jae-yoon Jo

Votes: 1,229

30. Aknyeo (2017)

Not Rated | 129 min | Action, Drama

6.7
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64 Metascore

A female assassin leaves a trail of bodies behind her as she seeks revenge.

Director: Byung-gil Jung | Stars: Ok-bin Kim, Ha-kyun Shin, Jun Sung, Seo-hyeong Kim

Votes: 7,277 | Gross: $0.03M

31. Thirst (2009)

R | 135 min | Drama, Horror, Romance

7.2
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73 Metascore

Through a failed medical experiment, a priest is stricken with vampirism and is forced to abandon his ascetic ways.

Director: Chan-wook Park | Stars: Kang-ho Song, Ok-bin Kim, Hee-jin Choi, Dong-soo Seo

Votes: 35,915 | Gross: $0.30M

32. Him-ssen yeo-ja Do Bong-soon (2017)

TV-14 | Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi

8.3
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Do Bong-soon is a woman born with superhuman strength that comes from the long line of women possessing it. when Ahn Min Hyuk, the CEO of ainsoft, a gaming company witnesses her strength he hires her as his personal bodyguard.

Stars: Bo-Young Park, Hyung-shik Park, Ji Soo, Won-hae Kim

Votes: 2,321

33. Red Shoes & the 7 Dwarfs

Animation, Adventure, Family | Post-production

Princes who have been turned into Dwarfs seek the red shoes of a lady in order to break the spell, although it will not be easy. A parody with a twist.

Director: Sung-ho Hong | Stars: Chloë Grace Moretz, Sam Claflin, Gina Gershon, Patrick Warburton

34. Bap Jal Sajuneun Yeppeun Nuna (2018– )

Romance

8.2
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Yoon Jin Ah is a woman in her mid-30s who doesn't know yet what it's like to date a man. She's been dumped by a man many times because of her clumsy, reckless, and foolish behavior. And ... See full summary »

Stars: Ye-jin Son, Hae-In Jung, So-yeon Jang, Won-Hyung Jang

Votes: 667

35. Bimilui Soop (2017– )

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.7
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A prosecutor without empathy and a bold female police are taking a murder case involving unrestrained political corruption.

Stars: Seung-woo Cho, Doona Bae, Jae-woong Choi, Joon-Hyuk Lee

Votes: 1,692

36. Mother (2009)

R | 129 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.8
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79 Metascore

A mother desperately searches for the killer who framed her son for a girl's horrific murder.

Director: Joon-ho Bong | Stars: Hye-ja Kim, Won Bin, Goo Jin, Je-mun Yun

Votes: 34,703 | Gross: $0.55M

37. Neodo Inganini (2018– )

Romance, Sci-Fi

8.5
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Nam Shin is a son from a family who runs a large company. After an unexpected accident, he falls into a coma. His mother Oh Ro Ra is an authority on brain science and artificial ... See full summary »

Stars: Seung-Yeon Gong, Hye-eun Kim, Sung-ryung Kim, Won-hae Kim

Votes: 382

38. A Bittersweet Life (2005)

Not Rated | 120 min | Action, Drama

7.6
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Things go wrong for a high ranking mobster when he doesn't proceed by his boss's orders.

Director: Jee-woon Kim | Stars: Byung-Hun Lee, Min-a Shin, Yeong-cheol Kim, Jung-min Hwang

Votes: 30,068

39. Lady Vengeance (2005)

R | 115 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.6
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75 Metascore

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

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

Votes: 61,768 | Gross: $0.21M

40. Taeksi woonjunsa (2017)

Not Rated | 137 min | Action, Drama, History

7.8
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69 Metascore

A widowed father and taxi driver who drives a German reporter from Seoul to Gwangju to cover the 1980 uprising, soon finds himself regretting his decision after being caught in the violence around him.

Director: Hun Jang | Stars: Kang-ho Song, Thomas Kretschmann, Hae-jin Yoo, Jun-yeol Ryu

Votes: 7,098 | Gross: $1.53M

41. Gun-ham-do (2017)

Not Rated | 132 min | Action, Drama, War

7.1
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60 Metascore

During the Japanese colonial era, roughly 400 Korean people, who were forced onto Battleship Island ("Hashima Island") to mine for coal, attempt to a dramatic escape.

Director: Seung-wan Ryoo | Stars: Jung-min Hwang, Ji-seob So, Joong-Ki Song, Jung-hyun Lee

Votes: 3,703

42. Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance (2002)

R | 129 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

7.7
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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: 53,587 | Gross: $0.05M

43. Be with You (2018)

132 min | Fantasy, Romance

7.6
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Woo Jin takes care of his son Ji Ho alone after his wife Soo A passed away. Before she passed away, she promised she would be back on a rainy day one year later. One year later, Soo A appears again, but she does not remember anything.

Director: Jang-Hoon Lee | Stars: Ji-seob So, Ye-jin Son, Yoo-ram Bae, Hyeon-soo Kim

Votes: 940

44. Sangsogjadeul (2013– )

55 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.6
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Heirs follows a group of privileged, elite high school students as they are groomed to take over their families' business empires.

Stars: Min-Ho Lee, Shin-Hye Park, Woo-Bin Kim, Ji-won Kim

Votes: 3,955

45. A Korean Odyssey (2017– )

75 min | Fantasy

8.4
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In 2017, Son O-Gong and King Wooma are in conflict with each other and they look for a true light in a dark world where evils exists everywhere.

Stars: Seung-gi Lee, Seung-won Cha, Lee El, Seong-oh Kim

Votes: 1,231

46. Hilleo (2014–2015)

TV-14 | Action, Comedy, Drama

8.5
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A decades-old incident involving a group of friends who ran an illegal broadcasting station brings together three different people - a mysterious errand guy with the codename "Healer" who ... See full summary »

Stars: Chang-Wook Ji, Min-Young Park, Tae-mi, Ji-won Do

Votes: 2,724

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

R | 103 min | Drama, Romance

8.1
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85 Metascore

A boy is raised by a Buddhist monk on 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: 69,217 | Gross: $2.38M

48. Mil-jeong (2016)

TV-MA | 140 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

7.2
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78 Metascore

Korean resistance fighters smuggle explosives to destroy facilities controlled by Japanese forces in this period action thriller.

Director: Jee-woon Kim | Stars: Byung-Hun Lee, Yoo Gong, Kang-ho Song, Richard Epcar

Votes: 5,663 | Gross: $0.54M

49. Good Doctor (2013– )

Drama, Romance

8.2
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A medical drama about a man with autistic disorder, who has mentality of 10-year-old.

Stars: Joo Won, Chae-won Moon, Sang-uk Joo, Li-seong Do

Votes: 739

50. W - du gaeui segye (2016– )

60 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance

8.3
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A love story between a couple in their early thirties. It's the story of two people who live in the same era but in different worlds.

Stars: Hyo-Joo Han, Jong-Suk Lee, Eu-Gene Jeong, Eui-sung Kim

Votes: 2,711



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