Step into the enchanting world of cinema as we unveil our top 10 list of ‘Must-Watch Movies. From heart-pounding thrillers to heartwarming dramas, and from mind-bending science fiction to classic tales of love and laughter. These carefully curated films are more than just entertainment; they are captivating stories that leave an indelible mark. Join us as we count down the movies that have the power to move, inspire, and entertain. So, grab your popcorn, find a comfortable seat, and let’s embark on this extraordinary movie adventure.
10)The Secret Romantic Guest House
SBS’ The Secret Romantic Guest House (2023) is a youthful sageuk-romance drama with a touch of mystery that takes place at a boarding house called Yihwawon or Guest Summer Place. It revolves around four youths, a lovely lady who runs the inn and three scholars who stay at the inn to prepare for the national exam. The boarders hold a secret and gather together in solving a mystery about a person who disappeared several years ago, starring Shin Ye-eun, Ryeoun, Kang Hoon, and Jung Gun-joo.
9)It’s Okay Not To Be Okay
It’s okay to not be okay reveals, an extraordinary road to emotional healing opens up for an selfish antisocial children’s book writer and a selfless psych ward caretaker when they cross paths.It is a movie that has a lot to say about the reality of life .Just because you are not doing well doesn’t mean you have to act like everything is fine, because it is wrong to not feel good mentally.Don’t be in denial of your state,accept and admit it.
8)Taxi Driver (1&2)
Taxi Driver (SBS TV, 2021), the season 2 is out, if you watched this movie back in 2021, you would not want to miss this new season, it is a South Korean crime television series based on the webtoon The Deluxe Taxi by Carlos and Lee Jae-jin. A Korea Naval Academy graduate works as a taxi driver for a company which offers a “revenge-call” service to its clients.
Business Proposal (2023) is an interesting, hilarious drama series, one of the most comical movie that will keep you glued till the end. It revolves round a rich heir who is being pressured to marry,he meets Ha-ri who is disguised as her friend, Ha-ri shows up on a blind date to scare away her friend’s prospective suitor. However, plans go awry when he turns out to be Ha-ri’s CEO and he makes a proposal.
6)The Devil Judge
The series is set in a dystopian version of South Korea, where people harbor hatred towards their leaders and live in chaos. Trials are held through a courtroom live show aired on television, where three judges come together to bring justice and peace. In a dystopian future, a ruthless judge turns the courtroom into a live television show and takes the vote of citizens to dish out some of the most brutal punishments.
5)The Heavenly Idol
The Heavenly Idol first premiered on February 15, 2023 and also stars Lee Jang-woo in an important role. The story chronicles the life of a High Priest who finds himself trapped in the body of a K-pop idol named Woo Yeon-woo, a member of the boy group Wild Animal. The music in this movie is magical, one of those movies you would 5 times, you would love it. It is a fun and funny romantic comedy.
4)A Crash Course In Romance
Crash Course In Romance (2023) tells the story of a mother who navigates the world of private education when her daughter joins the class of a popular male instructor who is genius but indifferent around people, starring actor Jeon Do-yeon and Jung Kyung-ho.
3)Alchemy Of Souls(1&2)
Alchemy of Souls is a South Korean fantasy series that revolves around “soul shifters” who can switch bodies, sometimes by killing others or by using already dead bodies. There are many battle scenes involving magical revelations, it’s also love inspired, what is a Korean movie without love and captivating story hooks. It is set in a fictional country called Daeho, the series is about the love and growth of young mages as they overcome their twisted fates due to a forbidden magic spell known as the “alchemy of souls“.
Bloodhounds (2023 )depicts a story about two young boxers who set foot in the world of private loans in pursuit of money and get caught up in a huge force. It is that one movie you can’t just get over , it is thrilling and the actors did an amazing job in those roles played.
The Glory (2023) is a must watch Korean series, it revolves around a girl ,Dong-eun who survives horrific abuse by high school bullies, then spends decades planning an elaborate scheme to make her abusers pay for their crimes. Nothing is off the table — as evidenced by a sneak peek in Episode 1 of our main character staple-gunning her biggest nemesis in the head. It claims to be based on a real life events that happened in a Korea girl’s school far back as 2006.