Korean movies

List of the best Korean movies selected by visitors to our site: Romance is a Bonus Book, Parasite, The Gangster, The Cop, The Devil, Jo Pil-ho: The Dawning Rage, Svaha: The Sixth Finger, Norm of the North: King Sized Adventure, Invader ZIM: Enter the Florpus, The Divine Fury, Search: WWW, Relentless.

In the top there are new films of 2019, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

Romance is a Bonus Book (2019)
Mark9.2 (imdb: 8.1)
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountrySouth Korea

    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.

    Parasite (2019)
    Mark6 (imdb: 8.6)
    Genrethriller, comedy, drama
    CountrySouth Korea
    CharactersPoor, Businessmen, Rich, Scammers

      All unemployed, Ki-taek's family takes peculiar interest in the wealthy and glamorous Parks for their livelihood until they get entangled in an unexpected incident.

      The Gangster, The Cop, The Devil (2019)
      Mark8.6 (imdb: 6.9)
      Genreaction, thriller, crime
      CountrySouth Korea
      CharactersDetectives, Maniacs, Criminals, Serial killers, Gangsters, Mafia, Dogs
      PlotRevenge, Rivalry, Motorcycles, Funeral, Chase, On real events
      StyleExciting, Tense, Fascinating

        In Cheonan, a serial murder case takes place, but the case becomes more and more of a mystery. Only Tae-suk, a cop, immediately senses that all the cases are by the same killer and starts investigation. One day, Dong-soo, a gang boss, got attacked by a suspicious man, and Tae-suk realizes that this man is the serial killer, K. Now, Dong-soo becomes the only witness and a survived victim from K.

        Jo Pil-ho: The Dawning Rage (2019)
        Mark3.6 (imdb: 6.3)
        Genreaction, thriller, crime, detective
        CountrySouth Korea
        CharactersPolice, Dogs
        PlotInvestigation, Weapon
        StyleExciting, Heavy

          On the run from a dogged internal affairs agent, a corrupt cop reluctantly teams up with a defiant teen to unravel a conspiracy -- before it's too late.

          Svaha: The Sixth Finger (2019)
          Mark5.6 (imdb: 6.2)
          Genrethriller, fantasy, detective
          CountrySouth Korea

            Pastor Park is head of a religious investigation center that exposes cults and cult leaders. While looking into a suspicious new religion called ‘Deer Mount,’ he slowly uncovers clues that connect this cult to a series of mysterious cases of missing teenage girls when a body is found inside a damaged tunnel beams. He begins to uncover dark secrets surrounding this cult and its enforcer Na-han.

            Norm of the North: King Sized Adventure (2019)
            Mark8 (imdb: 3.2)
            Genrecomedy, adventure, family
            CountryUSA, India, South Korea, China
            CharactersFriends, Archaeologists, Bears

              An ancient Chinese artifact has been stolen by a villainous archaeologist named Dexter. With the help of his Lemming friends, Norm must keep his word and embark on a journey across the world to help recover the artifact for the people of China.

              Invader ZIM: Enter the Florpus (2019)
              Markimdb: 7.5
              Genrefantastic, action, comedy, adventure
              CountrySouth Korea, USA
              CharactersAliens, Dogs, Scientists, Clowns, Brothers
              PlotAdventure, Cheating, Depression, Computers, Technology, Black holes, Teleportation
              PlaceSpace, Prison
              StyleBy comics

                ZIM discovers his almighty leaders never had any intention of coming to Earth and he loses confidence in himself for the first time in his life, which is the big break his human nemesis, Dib has been waiting for.

                The Divine Fury (2019)
                Mark7 (imdb: 6.2)
                Genrehorror, action, fantasy
                CountrySouth Korea
                PlotSupernatural, Obsession, Martial Arts
                StyleExciting, Action

                  After waking up with mysterious wounds on his hands, a champion fighter finds himself in an otherworldly battle against evil forces that wreak havoc in the human world.

                  Search: WWW (2019)
                  Markimdb: 7.8
                  CountrySouth Korea

                    The stories of ambitious career women working at the top of the best portal sites in the IT industry. Paved with wins and losses, their road to success takes a new turn when love comes along the way.

                    Relentless (2018)
                    Mark10 (imdb: 6.7)
                    Genreaction, drama, crime
                    CountrySouth Korea
                    CharactersFriends, Gangsters, Fish
                    PlotFight, Chase, Betrayal, Weapon
                    PlacePrison, Korea, Ships, Beach

                      An American mother searches for her daughter who was kidnapped by human traffickers in Central America.

                      Black Panther (2018)
                      Mark7.6 (imdb: 7.3)
                      Genrefantastic, action, drama, adventure
                      CountryUSA, South Africa, South Korea, Australia
                      CharactersSuperhero, Princesses, Warriors, Dogs, Spy, Thieves, Kings, Strong women, Panther
                      PlotRevenge, Technology, Martial Arts, Chase
                      PlaceJungle, Aircraft, Village
                      StyleMarvel, Oscars, Tense

                        King T'Challa returns home from America to the reclusive, technologically advanced African nation of Wakanda to serve as his country's new leader. However, T'Challa soon finds that he is challenged for the throne by factions within his own country as well as without. Using powers reserved to Wakandan kings, T'Challa assumes the Black Panther mantel to join with girlfriend Nakia, the queen-mother, his princess-kid sister, members of the Dora Milaje (the Wakandan 'special forces') and an American secret agent, to prevent Wakanda from being dragged into a world war.

                        Burning (2018)
                        Markimdb: 7.5
                        Genrethriller, drama, detective
                        CountrySouth Korea
                        CharactersRich, Writers, Cats, Lawyers
                        PlotMystery, Love triangle, Pursuit, Dancing, Hunger, Snow
                        StyleBy books, Action, Exciting, Tense, Disturbing

                          Deliveryman Jongsu is out on a job when he runs into Haemi, a girl who once lived in his neighborhood. She asks if he'd mind looking after her cat while she's away on a trip to Africa. On her return she introduces to Jongsu an enigmatic young man named Ben, who she met during her trip. And one day Ben tells Jongsu about his most unusual hobby...

                          Along with the Gods: The Last 49 Days (2018)
                          Mark5 (imdb: 7.1)
                          Genrefantasy, drama, adventure
                          CountrySouth Korea
                          CharactersAngels, Gods
                          PlotAdventure, Life after death
                          PlaceParallel worlds, Korea, Court

                            Along With the Gods: The Last 49 Days follows the journey of 3 Afterlife Guardians and Su-hong as they journey through their 49th trial in order to gain their reincarnations and how the Guardians slowly recover their forgotten memories through Household God in the living world.

                            Be with You (2018)
                            Mark7 (imdb: 7.7)
                            Genrefantasy, melodrama, drama
                            CountrySouth Korea
                            PlotLove, Death, Supernatural
                            StyleTouching, To cry

                              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.

                              Genesis 2.0 (2018)
                              Markimdb: 7.1
                              CountryLuxembourg, China, Russia, South Korea, USA
                              CharactersScientists, Archaeologists

                                A well-preserved mammoth carcass is found in the remote New Siberian Islands in the Arctic Ocean, opening up the possibility of a world-changing “Jurassic Park” moment in genetics.

                                Believer (2018)
                                Mark8.4 (imdb: 6.5)
                                Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
                                CountrySouth Korea
                                CharactersPolice, Criminals, Dogs
                                PlotRevenge, Death, Snow

                                  After a traumatic event, a drug trafficker turns sides and conspires with a dangerously ambitious undercover police officer to bring down the mysterious kingpin of a major drug cartel. (Remake of the Chinese film “Drug War,” 2012.)

                                  Illang: The Wolf Brigade (2018)
                                  Mark7 (imdb: 6)
                                  Genrefantastic, action
                                  CountrySouth Korea
                                  PlotWeapon, Cars
                                  PlaceKorea, Trains

                                    In 2029, the elite police squad Illang combats a terrorist group opposing reunification of the two Koreas. But another enemy may be lurking nearby.

                                    Gonjiam: Haunted Asylum (2018)
                                    Mark9 (imdb: 6.3)
                                    Genrehorror, thriller
                                    CountrySouth Korea
                                    PlotInternet, Ghosts, Fear
                                    PlacePsychiatric hospitals
                                    StyleCreepy, Disturbing

                                      An internet broadcaster recruits a handful of people for their 'experience the horror' show at Gonjiam Psychiatric Hospital, a place selected as one of the '7 freakiest places on the planet'. They are to explore the haunted asylum and stream it live on their online show.

                                      Mr. Sunshine (2018)
                                      Markimdb: 8.8
                                      Genremelodrama, drama, history
                                      CountrySouth Korea
                                      PlotRelationship, Love triangle, Fate, Survival
                                      StyleTo cry, Fascinating, Patriotic

                                        Based in Shinmiyangyo, or the U.S. expedition to Korea in the late 19th century, Mr. Sunshine tells the story of a Korean boy born into a family of a house servant running away to board an American warship, later to return to his homeland as a U.S. marine officer. He ironically falls in love with an aristocrat’s daughter and discovers the dark scheme to colonize the country that he once ran away from.

                                        Little Forest (2018)
                                        Mark8 (imdb: 7.1)
                                        Genrecomedy, drama
                                        CountrySouth Korea
                                        CharactersLosers, Dogs
                                        PlotTravel, Snow
                                        PlaceVillage, Nature
                                        TimeSummer, Winter
                                        StylePhilosophical, Makes me think, Soulful, Touching

                                          A young woman leaves the city to return to her hometown in the countryside. Seeking to escape the hustle and bustle of the city, she becomes self-sufficient in a bid to reconnect with nature.