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1. Parasite (2019)

R | 132 min | Comedy, Drama, Thriller

8.6
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96 Metascore

Greed and class discrimination threaten the newly formed symbiotic relationship between the wealthy Park family and the destitute Kim clan.

Director: Bong Joon Ho | Stars: Song Kang-Ho, Sun-kyun Lee, Yeo-jeong Jo, Woo-sik Choi

Votes: 514,748 | Gross: $53.37M

2. Black Panther (2018)

PG-13 | 134 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

7.3
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88 Metascore

T'Challa, heir to the hidden but advanced kingdom of Wakanda, must step forward to lead his people into a new future and must confront a challenger from his country's past.

Director: Ryan Coogler | Stars: Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, Lupita Nyong'o, Danai Gurira

Votes: 615,837 | Gross: $700.06M

3. Train to Busan Presents: Peninsula (2020)

Not Rated | 116 min | Action, Horror, Thriller

5.4
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51 Metascore

A zombie virus has in the last 4 years spread to all South Korea. 4 Koreans in HK sail thru the blockade to Incheon for USD20,000,000 on a truck.

Director: Sang-ho Yeon | Stars: Dong-won Gang, Jung-hyun Lee, Re Lee, Hae-hyo Kwon

Votes: 16,380

4. Oldboy (2003)

R | 120 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

8.4
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77 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: Choi Min-sik, Yoo Ji-Tae, Hye-jeong Kang, Kim Byeong-Ok

Votes: 508,806 | Gross: $0.71M

5. Train to Busan (2016)

Unrated | 118 min | Action, Horror, Thriller

7.6
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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, Jung Yu-mi, Dong-seok Ma, Su-an Kim

Votes: 160,871 | Gross: $2.13M

6. The Handmaiden (2016)

Not Rated | 145 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller

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, Moon So-Ri

Votes: 109,442 | Gross: $2.01M

7. 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, two detectives struggle with the case of multiple young women being found raped and murdered by an unknown culprit.

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

Votes: 134,384 | Gross: $0.01M

8. World War Z (2013)

PG-13 | 116 min | Action, Adventure, Horror

7.0
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63 Metascore

Former United Nations employee Gerry Lane traverses the world in a race against time to stop a zombie pandemic that is toppling armies and governments and threatens to destroy humanity itself.

Director: Marc Forster | Stars: Brad Pitt, Mireille Enos, Daniella Kertesz, James Badge Dale

Votes: 596,427 | Gross: $202.36M

9. Cloud Atlas (2012)

R | 172 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

7.4
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55 Metascore

An exploration of how the actions of individual lives impact one another in the past, present and future, as one soul is shaped from a killer into a hero, and an act of kindness ripples across centuries to inspire a revolution.

Directors: Tom Tykwer, Lana Wachowski, Lilly Wachowski | Stars: Tom Hanks, Halle Berry, Hugh Grant, Hugo Weaving

Votes: 342,780 | Gross: $27.11M

10. Okja (2017)

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

7.3
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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: Bong Joon Ho | Stars: Tilda Swinton, Paul Dano, Seo-hyun Ahn, Jake Gyllenhaal

Votes: 102,494

11. Burning (2018)

Not Rated | 148 min | Drama, Mystery

7.5
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90 Metascore

Jong-su bumps into a girl who used to live in the same neighborhood, who asks him to look after her cat while she's on a trip to Africa. When back, she introduces Ben, a mysterious guy she met there, who confesses his secret hobby.

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

Votes: 47,169 | Gross: $0.72M

12. I Saw the Devil (2010)

Not Rated | 144 min | Action, Crime, Drama

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: Lee Byung-Hun, Choi Min-sik, Joon-hyuk Lee, Jeon Gook-Hwan

Votes: 109,228 | Gross: $0.13M

13. The Wailing (2016)

TV-MA | 156 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

7.5
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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: 50,047

14. The Host (2006)

R | 120 min | Action, Drama, Horror

7.1
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85 Metascore

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

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

Votes: 105,610 | Gross: $2.20M

15. Forgotten (2017)

TV-MA | 108 min | Mystery, Thriller

7.4
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When his abducted brother returns seemingly a different man with no memory of the past 19 days, Jin-seok chases after the truth behind the kidnapping.

Director: Hang-jun Jang | Stars: Kang Ha-Neul, Yeon Je Hyung, Mu-Yeol Kim, Na-ra Lee

Votes: 16,863

16. Mother (2009)

R | 129 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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

Votes: 51,042 | Gross: $0.55M

17. Time to Hunt (2020)

TV-MA | 134 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.3
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In the near future, a financial crisis will hit Korea and slums arise. From those areas, a group of young people commit crime to survive.

Director: Sung-hyun Yoon | Stars: Lee Jehoon, Jae-hong Ahn, Woo-sik Choi, Jung-min Park

Votes: 3,142

18. The Man from Nowhere (2010)

R | 119 min | Action, Crime, Drama

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: 62,017 | Gross: $0.01M

19. Superman: Red Son (2020 Video)

PG-13 | 84 min | Animation, Action, Sci-Fi

6.3
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What if baby Kal-El's rocket landed, not in Kansas, but in the Soviet Union? That is the premise of this Elseworld's tale from DC Comics.

Director: Sam Liu | Stars: Jason Isaacs, Amy Acker, Diedrich Bader, Vanessa Marshall

Votes: 9,863

20. A Tale of Two Sisters (2003)

R | 114 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: Kim Kap-su, Jung-ah Yum, Soo-jung Lim, Geun-young Moon

Votes: 56,023

21. 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 brutal means.

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

Votes: 71,225 | Gross: $0.21M

22. The Chaser (2008)

Not Rated | 125 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

7.8
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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: 57,507

23. Miracle in Cell No. 7 (2013)

127 min | Comedy, Drama

8.2
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A story about the love between a mentally-ill father and his lovingly adorable daughter.

Director: Hwan-kyung Lee | Stars: Seung-ryong Ryu, So Won Kal, Dal-su Oh, Man-sik Jeong

Votes: 16,202

24. Thirst (2009)

R | 134 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

7.1
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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: Song Kang-Ho, Ok-bin Kim, Hee-jin Choi, Dong-soo Seo

Votes: 42,254 | Gross: $0.30M

25. Ashfall (2019)

Not Rated | 130 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller

6.2
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Stagnant since 1903, at an elevation of 2,744 m, a volcano erupts on the mythical and majestic Baekdu Mountain.

Directors: Byung-seo Kim, Hae-jun Lee | Stars: Lee Byung-Hun, Jung-woo Ha, Hye-jin Jeon, Dong-seok Ma

Votes: 2,720

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

R | 103 min | Drama, Romance

8.0
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85 Metascore

A boy is raised by a Buddhist monk in 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, Kim Young-Min

Votes: 76,471 | Gross: $2.38M

27. The Villainess (2017)

Not Rated | 124 min | Action, Crime, 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: 11,976 | Gross: $0.03M

28. Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance (2002)

R | 129 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.6
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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: Song Kang-Ho, Ha-kyun Shin, Bae Doona, Ji-Eun Lim

Votes: 61,969 | Gross: $0.05M

29. The Gangster, the Cop, the Devil (2019)

Not Rated | 109 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.9
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65 Metascore

A crime boss teams up with a cop to track down a serial killer.

Director: Won-Tae Lee | Stars: Dong-seok Ma, Kim Sungkyu, Mu-Yeol Kim, Jeon Bae-soo

Votes: 7,280 | Gross: $0.22M

30. A Bittersweet Life (2005)

Not Rated | 119 min | Action, Crime, 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: Lee Byung-Hun, Min-a Shin, Yeong-cheol Kim, Jung-min Hwang

Votes: 35,945

31. 3-Iron (2004)

R | 88 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

8.0
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72 Metascore

A transient young man breaks into empty homes to partake of the vacationing residents' lives for a few days.

Director: Ki-duk Kim | Stars: Seung-Yun Lee, Hee Jae, Hyuk-ho Kwon, Jeong-ho Choi

Votes: 49,584 | Gross: $0.24M

32. A Taxi Driver (2017)

Not Rated | 137 min | Action, Drama, History

7.9
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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: Song Kang-Ho, Thomas Kretschmann, Hae-Jin Yoo, Jun-Yeol Ryu

Votes: 15,427 | Gross: $1.53M

33. Blackpink: Light Up the Sky (2020)

TV-14 | 79 min | Documentary, Music

7.5
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66 Metascore

Chart the meteoric rise of the South Korean girl group BLACKPINK in director Caroline Suh's documentary.

Director: Caroline Suh | Stars: Jennie Kim, Ji-soo Kim, Lalisa Manoban, Rosé

Votes: 4,183

34. Flu (2013)

Not Rated | 122 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi

6.7
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40 Metascore

Chaos ensues when a lethal, airborne virus infects the population of a South Korean city less than 20 kilometers from Seoul.

Director: Sung-su Kim | Stars: Jang Hyuk, Soo Ae, Roxanne Aparicio, Jang-Su Bae

Votes: 10,958

35. Samsara (I) (2011)

PG-13 | 102 min | Documentary, Music

8.5
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65 Metascore

Filmed over nearly five years in twenty-five countries on five continents, and shot on seventy-millimetre film, Samsara transports us to the varied worlds of sacred grounds, disaster zones, industrial complexes, and natural wonders.

Director: Ron Fricke | Stars: Balinese Tari Legong Dancers, Ni Made Megahadi Pratiwi, Puti Sri Candra Dewi, Putu Dinda Pratika

Votes: 33,012 | Gross: $2.67M

36. Extreme Job (2019)

Not Rated | 111 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

7.0
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A police undercover operation takes a delicious, unexpected turn.

Director: Byeong-heon Lee | Stars: Myoung Gong, Lee Hanee, Joon-seok Heo, Jeong Jae-Kwang

Votes: 6,047 | Gross: $1.56M

37. Gonjiam: Haunted Asylum (2018)

Not Rated | 95 min | Horror

6.3
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The crew of a horror web series travels to an abandoned asylum for a live broadcast. It soon encounters much more than expected as it moves deeper inside the nightmarish old building.

Director: Beom-sik Jeong | Stars: Wi Ha-Joon, Yoo Je-Yoon, Seung-Wook Lee, Ye-Won Mun

Votes: 4,820 | Gross: $0.12M

38. Game Change (2012 TV Movie)

TV-MA | 118 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.4
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Governor Sarah Palin of Alaska becomes Senator John McCain's running mate in the 2008 Presidential election.

Director: Jay Roach | Stars: Ed Harris, Julianne Moore, Woody Harrelson, Peter MacNicol

Votes: 20,970

39. The Man Standing Next (2020)

Not Rated | 114 min | Drama, History, Thriller

7.0
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In the 1970s Korea is under the absolute control of the president Park who controls the KCIA the organization with the edge over any branch of government.

Director: Min-ho Woo | Stars: Lee Byung-Hun, Sung-min Lee, Do-won Kwak, Hee-joon Lee

Votes: 1,481

40. Barking Dogs Never Bite (2000)

Not Rated | 110 min | Comedy

7.0
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66 Metascore

An idle part-time college lecturer is annoyed by the yapping sound of a nearby dog. He decides to take drastic action.

Director: Bong Joon Ho | Stars: Bae Doona, Sung-Jae Lee, Ho-jung Kim, Byun Hee-Bong

Votes: 5,991

41. A Moment to Remember (2004)

PG-13 | 144 min | Drama, Romance

8.2
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A Korean love story about a young couple's enduring love, which is tested when 27 year old Sun-jin is diagnosed with a rare form of Alzheimer's disease.

Director: John H. Lee | Stars: Woo-sung Jung, Son Ye-jin, Jong-hak Baek, Seon-jin Lee

Votes: 21,669

42. New World (2013)

Not Rated | 135 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.6
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58 Metascore

An undercover cop finds it difficult to play both a cop and a goon.

Director: Hoon-jung Park | Stars: Jung-jae Lee, Choi Min-sik, Jung-min Hwang, Park Sung-Woong

Votes: 20,195 | Gross: $0.46M

43. Secret Garden (2010–2011)

60 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

8.2
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A rich young CEO falls for a poor stuntwoman despite class differences, cultural traditions and the man's firmly objecting mother.

Stars: Ha Ji-Won, Hyun Bin, Yoon Sang-Hyun, Sa-rang Kim

Votes: 5,323

44. Hanyo (2010)

Not Rated | 107 min | Drama, Thriller

6.4
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68 Metascore

A man's affair with his family's housemaid leads to dark consequences.

Director: Sang-soo Im | Stars: Do-yeon Jeon, Jung-jae Lee, Yuh-jung Youn, Woo Seo

Votes: 9,329 | Gross: $0.15M

45. The Good the Bad the Weird (2008)

R | 130 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

7.3
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69 Metascore

The story of two outlaws and a bounty hunter in 1940s Manchuria and their rivalry to possess a treasure map while being pursued by the Japanese army and Chinese bandits.

Director: Jee-woon Kim | Stars: Song Kang-Ho, Lee Byung-Hun, Woo-sung Jung, Je-mun Yun

Votes: 33,172 | Gross: $0.13M

46. The Yellow Sea (2010)

R | 136 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.3
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70 Metascore

When the attempt to kill a professor goes wrong, a series of violent events are triggered which force a taxi driver to run for his life.

Director: Hong-jin Na | Stars: Jung-woo Ha, Yoon-seok Kim, Jo Sung-ha, Cheol-min Lee

Votes: 18,611

47. Joint Security Area (2000)

Not Rated | 110 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

7.8
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58 Metascore

After a shooting incident at the North/South Korean border/DMZ leaves 2 North Korean soldiers dead, a neutral Swiss/Swedish team investigates, what actually happened.

Director: Chan-wook Park | Stars: Yeong-ae Lee, Lee Byung-Hun, Song Kang-Ho, Kim Tae-Woo

Votes: 26,124

48. The Outlaws (2017)

Not Rated | 121 min | Action, Crime

7.2
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Based on real events, this crime action film depicts a Seoul detective's attempts to keep peace while two Chinese-Korean gangs battle over turf in the neighborhood.

Director: Yoon-Seong Kang | Stars: Jin-ah Bae, Gwi-hwa Choi, Kijoon Hong, Han Soo Hyun

Votes: 4,230

49. Yeom-lyeok (2018)

Not Rated | 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, Jung Yu-mi

Votes: 4,539

50. My Sassy Girl (2001)

Not Rated | 137 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.0
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A young man sees a drunk, cute woman standing too close to the tracks at a metro station in Seoul and pulls her back. She ends up getting him into trouble repeatedly after that, starting on the train.

Director: Jae-young Kwak | Stars: Tae-Hyun Cha, Jun Ji-Hyun, In-mun Kim, Wok-suk Song

Votes: 45,097



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