We all know that from last few years South Korean movies are getting quite familiar. Every movie lover will respect the content of the good movie irrespective of its origin because for movie buffs the region doesn’t matter what is important for them is Quality of cinema.
Over the years there are many great South Korean movies got released, and Hollywood had made a remake or dubbed those movies in the English language, which is a good sign for South Korean film industry because if their content is getting dubbed in the other language then there must be some great potential in their movies.
We have prepared some a list of 5 best Korean movies which released in 2016, and you should not miss these movies in any case.
Best Korean Movies Of 2017:-
Train to Busan
Train to Busan is a zombie apocalyptic film. The film is the story of some passengers who are traveling by train and while traveling they discover that the whole nation is under the huge Zombie attack and the only way they can survive is by reaching the last station called ‘’Busan’’. However, there so called journey to arrive at the Busan station gets complicated when they have to face the zombies which are on the train. There are many Zombie based movies are made but Train to Busan is one of those movies which you should not miss to watch. This movie is definitely one of the top Korean movies of all time.
When a stranger comes to live in a small rural village, some mysterious things starts to spread. After having a suspicion on that stranger, the police officer is forced to solve those strange things to save his daughter. The wailing is undoubtedly the best thriller film of the year 2016. The way this movie is written and directed is fabulous and no other mystery movies which released in this year can match its quality.
The Handmaiden is the film which is based on the famous novel The Fingersmith, and it is the story of a Japanese woman who is hired as handmaiden to Japanese heiress. Well, this is a just a summary of the plot, and I don’t want to spoil the film. IF you have seen any of the Hitchcock’s great thriller films, then you might like this movie because it is one of those darkest films which one cannot easily understand.
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The Age of Shadows
The Age of Shadows is history war based movie. It takes us into the 1920’s when Japanese used to rule the Korea. If you like where one group try to stop the other group from doing something violent then this one is for you. In this movie, a group resistance is seeking to steal the explosives from Japanese army and the police are working to capture them. Many audiences might criticize the film because it lacks some action scenes and I agree with them but this film is beyond those action movies. This movie creates a different kind of atmosphere where you will like the background score and the director’s flawless direction. If you haven’t seen this movie then you have probably missed one of the best Korean films of 216.
Dongju: The Portrait of Poet
The film follows the life of poet Yun Dong-Ju. He was eventually imprisoned by the Japanese government for being involved in the Korean independence movement. There were many revolutionary peoples in the independence of Korea, and Yun Dong-Ju was one of them. This film is unique in its way, and it captures the Korean history entirely. Every movie lover who loves to watch the movies like The Pianist will definitely like this film too.
SO this is the list of best Korean movies which released in the 2016 year. We hope you liked this post and if you have any suggestion regarding this post, then please let us know about it. We will try to update this list as fast as we can.