Description:Oldboy is the revenge drama from Director Park Chan-wook. Based on a manga by Nobuaki Minegishi, it depicts the suffering path of a man who must deal with the never ending torment of having unknowingly made someone his enemy.
, Ji-tae Yu
, Hye-jeong Kang
, Dae-han Ji
Tags:ViolenceCult FilmNeo NoirHigh SchoolRevengeMartial ArtsInsanityBased On Comic BookFriendshipVoice Over NarrationInnocence
Description:Marshal law is declared when a mysterious viral outbreak pushes Korea into a state of emergency. Those on an express train to Busan, a city that has successfully fended off the viral outbreak, must fight for their own survival…
, Dong-seok Ma
, Woo-sik Choi
, Yu-mi Jeong
Tags:SurvivalViolenceZombie ApocalypseHelping People In Peril
Description:In 1986, in the province of Gyunggi, in South Korea, a second young and beautiful woman is found dead, raped and tied and gagged with her underwear. Detective Park Doo-Man and Detective Cho...
, Sang-kyung Kim
, Roe-ha Kim
, Jae-ho Song
Tags:ViolenceDark HumorBased On True StoryBased On PlayTrue CrimeSerial KillerMurder Suspect
5. Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter... and Spring(2003)
Original Title: Bom yeoreum gaeul gyeoul geurigo bom
Release Date:19 Sep 2003
Countries:South Korea| Germany
Description:This South Korean film takes place on an isolated lake, where an old monk lives in a small floating temple. The monk has a young boy living with him, learning to become a monk. We watch as seasons and years pass by.
, Ki-duk Kim
, Young-min Kim
, Jae-kyeong Seo
Description:Korea, 1930s. A con man hires a pickpocket to become the maid of a mysterious and fragile heiress, in an attempt to seize her wealth. But the story takes a twist when the lady falls in love with her maid.
, Tae-ri Kim
, Jung-woo Ha
, Jin-woong Jo
Tags:Black ComedyPlot TwistNonlinear TimelineBased On NovelMultiple Perspectives
Description:After a thirteen-year imprisonment for the kidnap and murder of a six-year-old boy, Guem-Ja Lee seeks vengeance on the man truly responsible for the boy's death. With the help of fellow ...
, Min-sik Choi
, Shi-hoo Kim
, Yea-young Kwon
Tags:Black ComedyViolenceFemale ProtagonistCult FilmNeo NoirDetectiveRevengeMartial ArtsF RatedVoice Over NarrationJapanese
Description:Joong-ho is a dirty detective turned pimp in financial trouble as several of his girls have recently disappeared without clearing their debts. While trying to track them down, he finds a clue that the vanished girls were all called up by a same client whom one of his girls is meeting with right now.
, Jung-woo Ha
, Yeong-hie Seo
, Yoo-Jeong Kim
Tags:ViolenceInvestigationBased On True StoryDetectiveRevenge
Description: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 ...
, Ji-hyun Jun
, In-mun Kim
, Wok-suk Song
Description:A mother lives quietly with her twenty-eight-year-old son, Do-joon, providing herbs and acupuncture to neighbors. One day, a girl is brutally murdered, and Do-joon is charged with the killing. Now, it's his mother's call whether to prove him innocent or to leave him imprisoned.
Description:The story of three Korean outlaws in 1930s Manchuria and their dealings with the Japanese army and Chinese and Russian bandits. The Good (a Bounty hunter), the Bad (a hitman), and the Weird (a thief) battle the army and the bandits in a race to use a treasure map to uncover the riches of legend.
, Byung-hun Lee
, Woo-sung Jung
, Je-mun Yun
Description:A stranger arrives in a little village and soon after a mysterious sickness starts spreading. A policeman is drawn into the incident and is forced to solve the mystery in order to save his daughter.
, Jung-min Hwang
, So-yeon Jang
, Han-Cheol Jo
Description:In the DMZ separating North and South Korea, two North Korean soldiers have been killed, supposedly by one South Korean soldier. But the 11 bullets found in the bodies, together with the 5 ...
, Byung-hun Lee
, Kang-ho Song
, Tae-woo Kim
Tags:ViolenceInvestigationBased On NovelTragedyFriendship
Description:A detective infiltrates into one of the biggest gang organizations in the country and gets involved in a fight for the heir to the gang after the boss dies and in between the second in charge who trusts him with his life and the high police officials who think of him only as bait.
, Min-sik Choi
, Jung-min Hwang
, Sung-woong Park
Description:Based on actual events that took place at Gwangju Inhwa School for the hearing-impaired, where young deaf students were the victims of repeated sexual assaults by faculty members over a period of five years in the early 2000s.
, Yu-mi Jeong
, Hyeon-soo Kim
, Ji-yeong Kim
Tags:CourtroomBased On True StoryBased On NovelChristmasRevengeBetrayal
Description:Shy Ji-hae's friend is having problems expressing her feelings to the boy she loves, so she asks Ji-hae to write e-mails to him in her name. As the boy falls in love with her letters, Ji-hae discovers the story of her mother's romance which is remarkably similar to her own circumstances.
, In-seong Jo
, Seung-woo Cho
, Ki-woo Lee
Description:Byung-du is a 29-year-old career criminal, working for the middle-rank enforcer Sang-chul. Burdened with a terminally ill mother and taking care of younger siblings, Byung-du is feeling ...
, Ho-jin Chun
, Gung-Min Nam
, Bo-young Lee
Description:Oasis is a love story of two young people abandoned by families. A young man released from prison visits the widow of the man he killed drink-driving. There he meets her daughter, wheelchair bound with cerebral palsy. Will these two lost people find a way to make their relationship work?
Description:Based on the long running play by Jang Jin, the story is set in Korea during the Korean War in 1950. Soldiers from both the North and South, as well as an American pilot, find themselves in a secluded and naively idealistic village, its residents unaware of the outside world, including the war.
Description:Amid national chaos and fear for his life, tyrannical King Gwanghae orders his trusted councilor Heo Kyun to find a royal body double. He hires Ha-seon, a peasant mimic who bears a perfect ...
, Seung-ryong Ryu
, Hyo-ju Han
, In-kwon Kim
Description:Two clowns living in Korea's Chosun Dynasty get arrested for staging a play that satirizes the king. They are dragged to the palace and threatened with execution but are given a chance to save their lives if they can make the king laugh.
, Jin-yeong Jeong
, Seong-Yeon Kang
, Joon-Gi Lee
Description:Despite their different family backgrounds, four friends grew up together in the wearisome years of the 70s. But as time goes by, each of them takes a different life path. After enrolling ...
, Dong-gun Jang
, Tae-hwa Seo
, Un-taek Jeong
Description:Na-mi, a transfer student, becomes a laughingstock on her first day of school because of her strong southern dialect. Six girls jump in to help the new kid adapt to the new environment, and the girls come to call their circle of friends "Sunny."
, Eun-kyung Shim
, Hee-kyung Jin
, Min-yeong Kim
Description:Tragedy of a 8 year old girl coping with a gruesome rape damaging her internally and affecting emotionally tries to overcome all obstacles that are about to happen in her life aftermath of ...
, Kyung-gu Sol
, Ji-won Uhm
, Hae-suk Kim
Tags:Friendship Between MenCourtroomBased On True StoryFriendship