Tag: South Korea

Like a French Film (2016) 9.1

Like a French Film (2016)

Storyline:The film introduces people who live like a French film: A mother who chose euthanasia leaving 4 daughters behind, a woman who has 100 days left in life and a nerdy guy waiting for a girl named Gihong.User Re...

Part-time Spy (2017) 5.4

Part-time Spy (2017)

Storyline:Jang Young-shil, who couldn't get a full-time job no matter how hard she tried, finally is hired as a comment writer for National Security Office at 35. However, even in the job she realizes that she is on t...

Address Unknown (2001) 7.2

Address Unknown (2001)

Storyline:Romances end in blood and the frail hopes of individuals are torn apart in a vile karmic continuity of colonialism, civil war and occupation. After surviving Japanese colonization, Korea became the first war...

Coin Locker Girl (2015) 6.7

Coin Locker Girl (2015)

Storyline:A new born girl is placed in a coin operated locker in the subway station. The girl is raised by a mother who is the boss for a loan shark group. Later, when the girl has grown into a teen, she carries out m...

Eye for an Eye (2008) 6

Eye for an Eye (2008)

Storyline:The devious brain behind a heist draws a top police detective, on the eve of his retirement, into an elaborate plot of robbery and revenge.User Reviews: High production values and good acting do some justice...

Punch (2011) 7.1

Punch (2011)

Storyline:17-year-old Wan-Deuk comes from a poor family and his grades in school are equally poor. He is a rebellious and troubled student, but he never loses in fights. Wan-Deuk then meets teacher Dong-Joo. At first,...

Hill of Freedom (2014) 6.9

Hill of Freedom (2014)

Storyline:Kwon returns to Seoul from the mountains and is given a packet of letters from Mori back from Japan to propose to her. Kwon drops and scatters the undated letters. She reads them and has to make sense of the...

My New Sassy Girl (2016) 4.6

My New Sassy Girl (2016)

Storyline:Gyun-Woo (Cha Tae-Hyun), who can't forget the sassy girl, meets his first love (Victoria). He fell in love with her when they were in elementary school. At the time, other kids teased her because she wasn't ...

1987: When the Day Comes (2017) 7.8

1987: When the Day Comes (2017)

Storyline:In 1987 Korea, under an oppressive military regime, a college student gets killed during a police interrogation involving torture. Government officials are quick to cover up the death and order the body to b...

Poetry (2010) 7.8

Poetry (2010)

Storyline:A sixty-something woman, faced with the discovery of a heinous family crime and in the early stages of Alzheimer's disease, finds strength and purpose when she enrolls in a poetry class.User Reviews: It neve...

Take Off 2 (2016) 6.6

Take Off 2 (2016)

Storyline:Various women, including a North Korean defector, a banned short track skater, middle age woman and a middle school student, come together to form the first South Korean woman's national ice hockey team.User...

Confidential Assignment (2017) 6.6

Confidential Assignment (2017)

Storyline:When a crime organization from North Korea crosses borders and enters South Korean soil, a South Korean detective must cooperate with a North Korean detective to investigate their whereabouts.User Reviews: T...

A Melody to Remember (2016) 6.6

A Melody to Remember (2016)

Storyline:Second Lieutenant Han Sang-Yeok (Si Wan) leads his platoon during the Korean War in the early 1950s. During the war, Sang-yeok encounters a children's choir who have lost everything due to the war. Emphasisi...

The Day I Died: Unclosed Case (2020) 7.5

The Day I Died: Unclosed Case (2020)

Storyline:The detective Hyun-soo tries to track down a girl who disappeared off of a cliff during a stormy night.User Reviews:

Chilsu and Mansu (1988) 6.8

Chilsu and Mansu (1988)

Storyline:A painter quits his job and looks to an old acquaintance for work and a place to stay.User Reviews: This is a movie with a message. It highlights the struggle of two men, Chilsu and Mansu. Both are painter...

Deranged (2012) 6.4

Deranged (2012)

Storyline:Jae-hyuk is an ordinary man in his 40s. He works as a medical supplies salesman and is hassled by doctors all day. His brother Jae-pil is a detective that is not all that interested in public safety and spen...

Fighter in the Wind (2004) 7

Fighter in the Wind (2004)

Storyline:A young Korean man arrives in Japan near the end of World War II with hopes of being a fighter pilot, but ends up on the streets battling racism, organized crime, occupying American servicemen, and his own f...

Northern Limit Line (2015) 6.6

Northern Limit Line (2015)

Storyline:Based on the true story that is known as the second battle of Yeonpyeong, this movie tells the story of some of the young soldiers who fought and died in the battle. The battle took place in the yellow sea o...

Gangnam 1970 (2015) 6.3

Gangnam 1970 (2015)

Storyline:In the 1970s, during the height of political corruption, Gangnam, the southern part of Seoul is starting to be transformed into a developed area. Childhood friends Jong-dae and Yong-ki struggle to get by, un...

The Net (2016) 7.3

The Net (2016)

Storyline:Namchulwoo is a poor fisherman living a simple but happy life with his wife and daughter on the north side of a river that divide s the two Korea's. Every day he goes fishing on the river,where the check poi...

Beasts Clawing at Straws (2020) 7.1

Beasts Clawing at Straws (2020)

Storyline:A struggling restaurant owner, caring for his sick mom, finds a bag of cash in a sauna locker, while a customs officer gets into trouble when his girlfriend runs off with money he borrowed from a loan shark....

The Classic (2003) 7.8

The Classic (2003)

Storyline: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 st...

Luck-Key (2016) 6.9

Luck-Key (2016)

Storyline:A reverse comedy that tells the story of a perfectionist assassin who falls and hits his head in a sauna, giving him amnesia. When a down-and-out actor switches locker keys with him, they switch lives until ...

Tidal Wave (2009) 5.6

Tidal Wave (2009)

Storyline:Professor Kim, a marine geologist, recognizes the impending danger of a mega tsunami headed straight for Haeundae, a popular vacation spot on the south coast of Korea. He desperately attempts to warn authori...