Ha Jung-woo

Ashfall

Ashfall

Ashfall
IMDb: 6.2
128

Stagnant since 1903, at an elevation of 9000', a volcano erupts on the mythical and majestic Baekdu Mountain.

Miss & Mrs. Cops

Miss & Mrs. Cops

Miss & Mrs. Cops
IMDb: 5.8
107 min

Once a legendary detective and a new mom, Mi-young, now works a desk job. But when overenthusiastic newbie Ji-hye is assigned to Mi-young’s civil complaints team, the two female cops get caught up in a serious criminal case that triggers an action-filled comedic investigation.

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Genre: Action, Comedy
Take Point

Take Point

Take Point
IMDb: 5.4
124 min

A movie based on the Private Military Company (PMC) during the peak times of the relations between North and South Korea.

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Genre: Action
Along with the Gods: The Last 49 Days

Along with the Gods: The Last 49 Days

Along with the Gods: The Last 49 Days
IMDb: 7.1
141 min

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.

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1987: When the Day Comes

1987: When the Day Comes

1987: When the Day Comes
IMDb: 7.8
129 min

In 1987 Korea, under an oppressive military regime, a college student gets killed during a police interrogation involving torture. Government of officials are quick to cover up the death and order the body to be cremated. A prosecutor who is supposed to sign the cremation release, raises questions about a 21-year-old kid dying of a heart attack, and he begins looking into the case for truth. Despite a systematic attempt to silence everyone involved in the case, the truth gets out, causing an eruption of public outrage.

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Along with the Gods: The Two Worlds

Along with the Gods: The Two Worlds

Along with the Gods: The Two Worlds
IMDb: 7.3
139 min

Having died unexpectedly, firefighter Ja-hong is taken to the afterlife by 3 afterlife guardians. Only when he passes 7 trials over 49 days and proves he was innocent in human life, he’s able to reincarnate, and his 3 afterlife guardians are by his side to defend him in trial.

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Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy
The Tunnel

The Tunnel

The Tunnel
IMDb: 6.9
126 min

A man is on his way home when the poorly constructed tunnel he is driving through collapses, leaving him trapped.

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The Handmaiden

The Handmaiden

The Handmaiden
IMDb: 8.1
168 min

1930s Korea, in the period of Japanese occupation, a young woman is hired as a handmaiden to a Japanese heiress who lives a secluded life on a large countryside estate with her domineering uncle. But, the maid has a secret: she is a pickpocket recruited by a swindler posing as a Japanese count to help him seduce the heiress 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 the women discover some unexpected emotions.

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Assassination

Assassination

Assassination
IMDb: 7.3
140 min

Assassination is set in Korea and Shanghai in the 1930\'s during the Japanese occupation. The government resistance assigns a secret commando group with killing collaborators.

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Heosamgwan maehyeolgi

Heosamgwan maehyeolgi

Heosamgwan maehyeolgi
IMDb: 6.8
124 min

Set in a village right after the Korean War, poor but good-hearted Heo Sam-gwan sets out to win the most beautiful girl in the village, Heo Ok-ran, by selling his blood to earn money. Years later, the two are happily married with three children, but their family undergoes a crisis when Sam-gwan\'s eldest son doesn\'t resemble him and rumors spread about the boy\'s paternity.

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Kundo: Age of the Rampant

Kundo: Age of the Rampant

Kundo: Age of the Rampant
IMDb: 6.8
137 min

Set in the 19th century, when lowly butcher Dol Moo-Chi refuses to carry out an assignment, his failure causes tragedy to unfold upon his family and himself. As Dol Moo-Chi is about to be executed, a group of righteous thieves known as Kundo arrive.

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The Terror Live

The Terror Live

The Terror Live
IMDb: 7.1
97 min

\"I\'ll blow up Mapo Bridge.\" An anonymous call comes into a radio station one day. When it turns out to be legitimate, a terrorist\'s threats end up getting broadcast live throughout the country.

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The Berlin File

The Berlin File

The Berlin File
IMDb: 6.6
120 min

When an illicit arms deal goes bad, North Korean spy Pyo Jong-seong finds himself targeted not just by the South Koreans but also his own bosses.

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Project 577

Project 577

Project 577
IMDb: 6.2
99 min

Ha Jung Woo promised that if he won the best actor award 2 years in a row he would walk across South Korea. He did and the adventure begins.

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Love Fiction

Love Fiction

Love Fiction
IMDb: 6.1
121 min

A comedy centered on the romance between an obscure novelist and his new girlfriend, who also becomes his muse.

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Nameless Gangster

Nameless Gangster

Nameless Gangster
IMDb: 7.1
133 min

A corrupted customs officer, Choi Ik-hyeon, faces losing his job. Then, his life turns around as he meets ganster Choi Hyeong-bae who has connection with the Yakuza. They quickly form a partnetship; Hyeong-bae helps Ik-hyeon set up a business with the money from drug trafficking while Ik-hyeon lobbies for his partner Hyeong-bae. As the government declares war on crime, however, their partnership begins to crack.

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Genre: Crime, Thriller
Saranghanda, saranghaji anneunda

Saranghanda, saranghaji anneunda

Saranghanda, saranghaji anneunda
IMDb: 6.3
105 min

A melodrama about a couple who have been married for five years, but who continue to play hide and seek with their true feelings.

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Genre: Drama, Romance
The Yellow Sea

The Yellow Sea

The Yellow Sea
IMDb: 7.3
157 min

The region where the borders of North Korea, China, and Russia come together, forms a sort of modern day wild west, where more than half of the population relies on illegal activity in order to survive. In Yanbian, on the Chinese side of the border, Gu-nam wiles away his days driving a cab and spends his nights getting drunk and gambling. His wife went to Seoul to work and send back money, but it’s been months since he has heard from her. When local crime lord Myun offers to erase Gu-nam’s debts in exchange for a contract killing in Seoul, Gu-nam reluctantly accepts.

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The Chaser

The Chaser

The Chaser
IMDb: 7.8
125 min

Joong-ho is a dirty detective turned pimp in financial trouble as several of his girls have recently disappeared without clearing their debts. While trying to track them down, he finds a clue that the vanished girls were all called up by the same client whom one of his girls is meeting with right now.

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Genre: Best 2008