Korean movies about love

List of the best Korean movies about love, selected by visitors to our site: Sweet & Sour, On Your Wedding Day, The Handmaiden, Cheese in the Trap, Uncontrollably Fond, Be with You, Tune in for Love, The Legend of the Blue Sea, The Beauty Inside, A Man and a Woman.

In the top there are new films of 2022, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

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Markimdb: 6.7
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountrySouth Korea
CharactersNurses
PlotLove
PlaceHospitals
StyleDorama

Faced with real-world opportunities and challenges, a couple endures the highs and lows of trying to make a long-distance relationship survive.

Markimdb: 7
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountrySouth Korea
Duration01:20
PlotLove, Relationship, Wedding, Friendship, First love
StyleRomantic, To cry, Fascinating

A man receives a wedding invitation from his first love who he met in high school.

Markimdb: 8.1
Genrethriller, melodrama, drama, detective, history
CountrySouth Korea
Duration01:01
CharactersLesbians, Scammers, Friends, Maids, Orphans
PlotLove, Revenge, Passion, Betrayal, Jealousy
PlaceJapan, Mansions, Korea
StylePsychological problems, Action, Atmospheric, Disturbing

1930s Korea, in the period of Japanese occupation, a new girl (Sookee) is hired as a handmaiden to a Japanese heiress (Hideko) who lives a secluded life on a large countryside estate with her domineering Uncle (Kouzuki). But the maid has a secret. She is a pickpocket recruited by a swindler posing as a Japanese Count to help him seduce the Lady to elope with him, rob her of her fortune, and lock her up in a madhouse. The plan seems to proceed according to plan until Sookee and Hideko discover some unexpected emotions.

Markimdb: 5.9
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountrySouth Korea
Duration01:22
CharactersStudents
PlotLove, Friendship
PlaceKorea
StyleRomantic, Light, To cry

Hong Seol and Yoo Jung attend the same college, but they couldn't be more different. Hong Seol is a poor, unpopular student with no money, while Yoo Jung is rich, well-liked, extremely smart, and popular. Hong Seol just wants to get through her college career quietly, but finds herself getting caught up in whatever Yoo Jung drags her into. Can Hong Seol break away, or will she continue to be the only person who sees Yoo Jung's true self?

Markimdb: 7.8
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountrySouth Korea
Duration00:49
CharactersFriends, Actors, Singers
PlotLove, Date
PlaceKorea

When Shin Joon-Young and No Eul were children, they were separated and became heartbroken. As adults they meet again. Shin Joon-Young is now a top actor and singer. He is intelligent and attractive. No Eul is the PD of documentaries. She values money over justice and kisses up to those with more power than her.

Markimdb: 7.7
Genrefantasy, melodrama
CountrySouth Korea
Duration01:19
CharactersFamily
PlotLove, Death, Supernatural
StyleRomantic, To cry, Touching, Serious

Along with his young son, Ji-ho, Woo-jin misses his wife Soo-a, who died after promising to return a year later with the rainy season. Miraculously, they reunite with Soo-a when the rainy season comes around, but she has no memory of her husband and son whom she dearly loved.

Markimdb: 7.1
Genremelodrama, drama
CountrySouth Korea
PlotLove, Music, Friendship, Fate, Radio
StyleRomantic, To cry, Cute, Touching

In 1994, on the first day that Yoo Yeul went on air as the new DJ of the popular radio show ‘Music Album,' a college girl Mi-su meets Hyun-woo who happens to drop by the bakery she works at. Like the music streaming from the radio, their frequencies slowly come in sync; even when they're apart, the show brings them together through ebbs and flows of events arising from both pure coincidence and inevitability, until the bitter reality sets in and drives them apart...

Markimdb: 8.1
Genrefantasy, melodrama
CountrySouth Korea
Duration00:51
CharactersMermaids
PlotLove
PlaceSea, Korea

How can a mermaid from the Joseon era survive in modern-day Seoul? Shim Chung is a mermaid who finds herself transplanted to modern times. She is caught by Heo Joon Jae, a charming but cold con artist who is the doppelgänger for Kim Moon, the son of a nobleman from the Joseon Dynasty. But in the present time, Joon Jae works with Jo Nam Doo, a skilled conman who guides Joon Jae to become a genius scammer. But Joon Jae’s friend, Cha Shi Ah, who works as a researcher at KAIST, may be Chung’s only hope for surviving in her strange new world.

Markimdb: 7.4
Genrefantasy, melodrama
CountrySouth Korea
Duration01:45
PlotLove, Supernatural, Mystery
StyleCute, Inspirational, Fascinating, Touching

Woo-Jin changes into a different person when he wakes up. He falls in love with Yi-Soo.

Markimdb: 6.8
Genremelodrama, drama
CountrySouth Korea
Duration01:57
CharactersTourists, Architects
PlotLove, Loneliness
PlaceSchool, Hotels, Korea
StyleRomantic, To cry, Philosophical, Touching

Sang-min comes to Finland to send her autistic son to a special camp. She feels so alienated in snow covered-white Helsinki. Ki-hong is an architect working in Finland on dispatched duty. His family is not so perfect either with a daughter having child depression and mentally unease wife. The two meet for the first time at the gathering point of this special camp. They get to have a short trip to the camp together in silence but start to feel comfortable and connected to each other. On their way back to Helsinki, with the road blocked from heavy snow, Sang-min and Ki-hong are isolated in a cabin by the forest and lake. Carried away by irresistible passion, they spend a night together. But the next day, they go separate ways without asking each other’s name...

Markimdb: 7.3
Genremelodrama, drama
CountrySouth Korea
Duration02:07
PlotLove

On a live music radio show, a letter arrives from the 23 years in the past. Through the letter, the first love and friendships of five friends are revealed.

Markimdb: 6.7
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountrySouth Korea
PlotLove, Relationship, Wedding, Friendship, First love
PlaceTrains, Korea
StyleLight, Dorama, Fascinating, Touching

By chance, a man and a woman meet on the KTX train and spend 24 hours in the unfamiliar city of Busan, South Korea.

Markimdb: 7.5
Genrefantasy, melodrama
CountrySouth Korea
Duration01:45
PlotLove

Eun-joo moves out of her house "Il Mare", leaving behind a Christmas card for the eventual new owner of the house in 1999. In it she asks him/her to forward any mail of hers to her new address in the city. It is 1997 and Sung-hyun, the first owner of "Il Mare" is moving in and finds in his mailbox the Christmas card from Eun-joo. Thinking it was a joke, Sung-hyun leaves her a letter telling her so and reminds her that its 1997 not 1999. Eventually the two realize that they are separated by two years of time but can somehow communicate through the mailbox and begin to form a friendship through their letters.

Markimdb: 6.5
Genrefantasy, melodrama
CountrySouth Korea
Duration01:26
PlotLove, Body exchange, Ghosts
PlaceJapan

Lee Hyeong is a talented songwriter. He happens to connect people who are not good with love. Those include Hyeong-Gyeong who wants to become a singer, but she suffers from stage fright. Scully is a high school student. She helps Lee Hyeong's spirit. Chan-Young is a colleague of Lee Hyeong and he likes Hyeong-Gyeong, but in vain.

Markimdb: 6.2
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountrySouth Korea
PlotLove

Whenever elementary school teacher Kang Joon-soo (Lee Seung-gi) falls in love, he always gives too much of himself to the relationship. Yet despite that, he ends up being the one getting dumped by his girlfriends. Joon-soo has been friends for 18 years with Kim Hyun-woo (Moon Chae-won), a weather forecaster whose beauty belies her witty tongue and aggressive manner.

Markimdb: 6.6
Genremelodrama, drama
CountrySouth Korea
Duration01:27
CharactersFriends, Actors
PlotLove, Music, Friendship, Jealousy
PlaceKorea
StyleTense, Serious, Disturbing

Two best friends, So-yool and Yeon-hee, dream of becoming the top artists in Seoul together. But their friendship doesn't last long as Yoon-woo, So-yool's first love and songwriter, falls in love with Yeon-hee and her voice. So-yool's feeling of jealousy and inferiority towards Yeon-hee grows by the day, and she eventually makes a drastic decision to bring the two lovers down.

Markimdb: 6.7
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountrySouth Korea
Duration02:01
CharactersTeens
PlotLove, Love triangle
PlaceKorea
StyleRomantic, Cute, Touching

A comedy romance movie about the last generation of youths and their passionate romance based in Hongseong, Chungcheong Namdo in the 1980s.

Markimdb: 6.4
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountrySouth Korea
Duration02:04
PlotLove, Dancing, Passion, Political, Dreams
PlaceKorea

The next mayor of Seoul candidate's wife becomes a dance singer in this movie as Hwang Jeong-min takes on the role of poor lawyer turned politician and Uhm Jung-hwa as the wife who makes an attempt at singing without her husband knowing at first.

Markimdb: 9.1
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountrySouth Korea
Duration00:24
PlotLove, Friendship

There are five families living in the same neighbourhood of Ssangmundong, Dobong District, Northern Seoul. The neighbourhood is filled with warmth and love because everyone shares and cares for each other. Being the second daughter in the family with an elder sister and a younger brother, Sung Deok Sun often feels that she is being neglected by her parents. She finds out later that family is her only source of support when she is being harmed.

Markimdb: 5.9
Genreaction, comedy, melodrama, adventure
CountryChina
Duration01:47
CharactersFriends
PlotLove, Revenge, Wedding, Happiness
PlaceJapan
StyleRomantic

Dumped by her fiance just two months before their wedding, comic strip writer Sophie hatches an elaborate plan to get her Jeff back and punish the movie star, Joanna, who seduced him away. She finds herself a partner, Gordon, an ex-lover of Joanna's. The two start on a comic adventure full of laughs and tears, aided by Sophie's two best friends, Lucy and Lily. At the eve of her success, Sophie suddenly faced of having to chose between a repentant Jeff and Gordon who has fallen for her.

Markimdb: 6.8
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryJapan, South Korea
Duration02:13
CharactersLovers, Brides
PlotLove, Relationship, Wedding
PlaceJapan
StyleRomantic

Higashigaito Yutaka is transferred to the Bangkok branch of Eastern Airlines. In three months, he will marry Michiko, a relative of the airline's founder, and though he doesn't love her, he knows he could be CEO one day if they wed. In Thailand, Yutaka meets Touko at a bar and is instantly drawn to her. His relationship with her only intensifies as the wedding date approaches. Eventually, he decides to break up with her and calls Michiko in front of her. Touko is disappointed, and the next day she leaves for New York. Yutaka and Michiko reunite in Thailand and proceed with their wedding. Twenty-five years later, Yutaka and Michiko are married with two sons. But Yutaka still harbors memories of Touko in his heart. Yutaka visits Bangkok on business and goes to the Oriental Hotel where he had stayed with Touko-and finds she is now in charge of VIP guests there. They realize their love for each other remains, but reality pulls them apart once again.

Markimdb: 6.5
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountrySouth Korea, USA
PlotLove, Superpowers, Friendship
PlaceKorea
StyleRomantic, Dorama, Touching

Jang-bu was an ordinary boy except his special talent; To see every moving thing like a slow motion video. As friends teased him by calling ‘monster eyes’, he decided to stick at home and not to go out. Television has been his only friend. Time passes by, and now grown-up Jang-bu works at the CCTV control center which is the best job for him. When he sees people’s life through camera, he feels he’s sharing their ordinary life that he’s never had. This new job opens his heart to the world and Jang-bu starts to make some friends out of the control center. With his dear friends he receives sense of himself and finally decides to propose a girl that he loved for long from CCTV…

Markimdb: 7.1
Genrefantasy, comedy, melodrama
CountrySouth Korea
Duration00:51
PlotLove, Superpowers, Death, Supernatural, True love
PlaceJapan
StyleRomantic, To cry, Fascinating, Touching, Disturbing

After meeting an untimely demise in separate incidents, Cha Min and Go Se-yeon discover they’ve come back to life in new bodies they don’t recognize.

Markimdb: 7.5
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountrySouth Korea
CharactersFriends
PlotLove, Relationship, Lost memory
PlaceKorea

A romance takes place between Kang Ji-Sung aka Louie and Ko Bok-Sil. Louie is from a rich family, but he has lost his memory. Ko Bok-Sil is a woman with a heart like an angel. Louie learns about true love after meeting Ko Bok-Sil.

Markimdb: 8.1
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountrySouth Korea
Duration00:30
CharactersJournalists, Single mothers
PlotLove, Friendship, Fate
StyleRomantic, To cry, Cute, Touching

Cha Eun Ho is a genius writer and the youngest chief editor ever at his publishing company. He is smart and handsome. He is also even tempered at work, but he has a warm heart and a reasonable personality. Kang Da Ni used to be a popular copywriter, but she is not anymore. She is now broke and unemployed. Even though she tries to find a job, due to her impressive career and excellent educational background, she is unable to find a new job. Finally, Kang Da Ni gets a job at a publishing company by lying about her background. Cha Eun Ho is the chief editor at that publishing company. They begin to develop romantic feelings for each other.

Markimdb: 8.3
Genremelodrama
CountrySouth Korea
PlotLove

The story of a family with four sons who live together with their relatives on a farm near Seoul. Hwang Tae Hee is the third son and a policeman who falls in love with a girl named Baek Ja Eun. Baek Ja Eun is a haughty young woman who only believes in her pretty looks and is quick to flare up in anger.

Markimdb: 3.8
Genrefantasy, comedy, melodrama, musical, family, cartoon
CountryUSA
CharactersMonsters, Family, Wizards
PlotLove, Adventure, Fate, Holidays, Rivalry
TimeNew Year
StyleLight, Serious

Princess Odette, Prince Derek and their trusted woodland friends reunite in this all-new adventure for their first Christmas celebration together! As the kingdom prepares for a festive holiday, the villainous Rothbart plots to destroy Christmas. Will the castle friends be able to stop Rothbart and save the day? Told in beautiful CG animation for the very first time and featuring music by Anna Graceman from TV’s America’s Got Talent, The Swan Princess Christmas is an enchanting musical holiday treat the whole family will enjoy!

Markimdb: 4.5
Genrecartoon
CountrySouth Korea, USA
Duration02:16
CharactersSuperhero, Robots, Friends, Criminals, Superhero
PlotLove
StyleExciting, Fascinating, Tense

Lowly theme park mechanic Sam dreams about his childhood sweetheart Sue. With the mistaken belief that only a bling ring can win the girl of his dreams, Sam plans the most perfect night to propose to his one true love. But when super villain Oscar shows up with his own evil ring that could destroy the city, Sam’s plans are thrown into utter disarray. Mistaking each other’s rings for their own, Sam teams up with his robot super heroes to track down his engagement ring and save the city… learning that it’s not about the size of the bling, but the size of your heart.

Markimdb: 6.3
Genreaction, drama, crime
CountrySouth Korea
CharactersSnipers, Mafia, Gangsters, Teachers, Hired assassins
PlotLove, Passion, Friendship, Death, Water
StyleRomantic, Exciting, Action, Fascinating, Tense

A young assassin is sent to kill a retired mob boss. But things get complicated when she begins to like him.

Markimdb: 6.8
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountrySouth Korea
Duration01:55
CharactersFriends
PlotLove, Youth, Dreams

A story about three friends who just turned twenty; an age where you can do whatever you want, love whoever you want with opportunities abroad.





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