The popularity of Korean movies has soared over the last few years. This is probably because they are both character and plot driven.If you have never tried watching a Korean movie, then here is a list of some of the best there is.
A Tale of Two Sisters A family is haunted by the tragedies of deaths within the family.
- Tae Guk Gi: The Brotherhood of War A drama about the fate of brothers forced to fight in the Korean War.
- Ajeossi 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.
Saline chueok 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 Yong-koo, two brutal and stupid local detectives without any technique, investigate the murder using brutality and torturing the suspects, without any practical result. The Detective Seo Tae-Yoon from Seoul comes to the country to help the investigations and is convinced that a serial-killer is killing the women. When a third woman is found dead in the same "modus-operandi", the detectives find leads of the assassin.
- Chugyeogja A cash-strapped pimp and former police detective draws upon the skills of his old job to track down his missing stable of prostitutes.
Yeopgijeogin geunyeo A college student (Tae-hyun Cha) becomes involved with a self-centered young woman (Ji-hyun Jun) who humiliates him at every turn.
Oldeuboi After being kidnapped and imprisoned for 15 years, Oh Dae-Su is released, only to find that he must find his captor in 5 days