Korean Movies has always fascinated the world with its Unbelievable reach and connection with the plots. Korean movies are known for their variety in genres and excelling in each of them. The year 2018 has not disappointed, and have seen some beautiful and magnificent creation of Korean Movies. Here we have 10 Best Korean Movies of the year 2018 you must watch.
IMDB Rating: 5.9
Psychokinesis is a South Korean Superhero movie. This is the First South Korean Superhero movie and is written and directed by Yeon Sang-ho. The film revolves around a bank security guard who after drinking water from a mountain spring affected by a meteor gains “Telekinetic Superpowers.” Later, he decides to use this power for saving his daughter and her neighborhood from a bad construction company.
On January 31, 2018, The movie released in South Korean theaters. The film is streaming globally on Netflix from 25 April 2018.
2. Be With You
IMDB Rating: 7.6
South Korean romance film Be With You stars So Ji-sub and Son Ye-jin. Lee Jang-hoon directs the film. The film is a remake of Japanese film.
The plot of the movie revolves around Soo-ah (Son Ye-jin). Soo-ah before dying makes an incredible promise to her husband Woo-jin (So Ji-sub). She promises to return one year later on a rainy day.
3. Keys To The Heart
IMDB Rating: 7.4
South Korean comedy-drama film “Keys to the Heart” is directed by Choi Sung-Hyun. The film stars Youn Yuh-Jung, Park Jung-min, and Lee Byung-hun.
The movie is about a story of a down-and-out boxer. This boxer reconnects with his younger brother who is an apt pianist with savant syndrome.
4. Golden Slumber
IMDB rating: 5.8
The Action thriller “Golden Slumber” released in 2018. Noh Dong-Seok directs the film. Golden Slumber stars Kim Sung-Kyun, Gang Dong-won, Kim Dae-Myung, Kim Eui-sung, Han Hyo, and Yoon Kye-sang.
The plot of the film revolves around a courier who has to run for his life because he is held responsible for an explosion. The explosion causes the death of a presidential candidate. The film was released on 14 February 2018 in South Korean theatres.
5. Little Forrest
IMDB Rating: 7.1
Yim Soon-Rye directs this South Korean drama film “Little Forest.” The film is based on a manga series. This manga series is by Daisuke Igarashi which is published in 2002.
The movie is about a young woman who returns to her childhood home, in a conventional Korean village. She left the big city in pursuit of what turned out to be an elusive dream.
6. The Princess and The Matchmaker
IMDB Rating: 6.2
The Princess and the Matchmaker is a period romantic comedy film. Hong Chang-Pyo directs this movie. The movie has a star cast consisting of Shim Eun-Kyung, Lee Seung-gi, Yeon Woo-jin, Kang Min-hyuk.
The film tells the story of a Saju expert, Seo Do-Yoon. He receives an order from the King to help him pick a husband for his daughter. It is the second part of a three-part film project.
IMDB Rating: 6.3
Believer is a South Korean action crime film. Lee Hae-young directs the film. It is a remake of the Johnnie, which released in 2012 to film Drug War.
The movie revolves around Won-ho who is a police detective. He is striving to bring down Asia’s biggest drug cartel run by Mr. Lee, who has been seen by no one.
8. Along with the Gods: The Last 49 Days
IMDB Rating: 7
Along with the Gods: The Last 49 Days is a fantasy action film. Kim Yong-Hwa directs the 2018 movie. It is based on a creation by Joo Ho-min. It is a sequel to the 2017 film Along with the Gods: The Two Worlds. On August 1, 2018, the film got released.
A third and fourth installment of Along with the Gods is currently in progress. The three grim reapers Lee Deok-Choon (Kim Hyang-gi), Gang-rim (Ha Jung-woo), and Haewonmak (Ju Ji-hoon).
9. Gonjiam: Haunted Asylum
IMDB Rating: 6.1
Gonjiam: Haunted Asylum South Korean horror film. This is one of the highest weekly grossing horror film directed by Jung Bum-Shik.
This movie is about two teenage boys who are recording their investigation of the stranded Gonjiam Psychiatric Hospital. This hospital is the place where the director of the hospital killed all of the patients and disappeared.
IMDB Rating: 6.1
Rampant is a period action zombie film. Kim Sung-hoon directs the movie. Rampant stars Jang Dong-gun and Hyun Bin. It premiered on October 25, 2018.
This movie is based on the action story of a hero named Lee Chung (Hyun Bin). Lee fights against “Night Demons” to save the Joseon nation. Lee Chung is the greatest martial artist in the world and son of the king.
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