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The Best Korean Fantasy Movies Of All Time 

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March 9, 2020 522 votes 87 voters 7.9k views 49 items

If you enjoy fairy tales or the supernatural, here are the best Korean fantasy movies ever, ranked by fans everywhere. Featuring comedy, romance, and action, these famous South Korean fantasy movies include films about the afterlife, body transformations, and superheroes. The Along with the Gods series are some of the most popular Korean fantasy movies. For new and recent titles, The Dude in Me and Beautiful Vampire are two of the latest Korean fantasy movies. 

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Along With the Gods: The... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Korean Fantasy Movies Of All Time

Rotten Tomatoes score: 63%

Along With the Gods: The Two Worlds is a 2017 South Korean fantasy drama film directed by Kim Yong-hwa, based on the webcomic. Having died unexpectedly, firefighter Ja-hong (Cha Tae-hyun) is ...more
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Il Mare is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Korean Fantasy Movies Of All Time
Il Mare is a 2000 South Korean fantasy romance film directed by Lee Hyun-seung. A man and a woman realize they are separated by two years of time when they exchange letters from different years ...more
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A Werewolf Boy is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Korean Fantasy Movies Of All Time
A Werewolf Boy
A Werewolf Boy is a 2012 South Korean fantasy romance film directed by Jo Sung-hee. A beautiful teenage girl is sent to a country house for her health where she befriends and attempts to ...more
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Psychokinesis is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Korean Fantasy Movies Of All Time

Rotten Tomatoes score: 80%

Psychokinesis is a 2018 South Korean superhero film directed by Yeon Sang-ho. A man (Ryu Seung-ryong) inadvertently acquires superpowers and uses them to help his daughter and others, but runs ...more
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Along with the Gods: The... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Korean Fantasy Movies Of All Time

Rotten Tomatoes score: 44%

Along with the Gods: The Last 49 Days is a 2018 South Korean fantasy action film directed by Kim Yong-hwa, based on a webtoon by Joo Ho-min called Along With the Gods, and a sequel to the 2017 ...more
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Be With You is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Korean Fantasy Movies Of All Time
Be With You
Be with You is a 2018 South Korean romance film directed by Lee Jang-hoon, and a remake of the 2004 Japanese film, which is based on a novel by Takuji Ichikawa. Before passing away, Soo-ah makes ...more
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Yobi, the Five Tailed Fo... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Korean Fantasy Movies Of All Time
Yobi, the Five Tailed Fox is a 2007 animated fantasy Korean film by Lee Sung-gang. A young fox who was raised by aliens disguises herself as a human and finds that she likes her new form.

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Miss Granny is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Korean Fantasy Movies Of All Time
Miss Granny

Rotten Tomatoes score: 80%

Miss Granny is a 2014 South Korean comedy-drama film directed by Hwang Dong-hyuk. A 74-year-old widow, who thinks she is becoming a burden on her family, mysteriously regains her physical ...more

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The Dude in Me is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Korean Fantasy Movies Of All Time
The Dude In Me is a 2019 South Korean fantasy comedy film directed by Kang Hyo-jin. In an unfortunate accident, a bullied high school student switches bodies with a gang leader.
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Doomsday Book is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Korean Fantasy Movies Of All Time

Rotten Tomatoes score: 80%

Doomsday Book is a 2012 South Korean science-fiction anthology film directed by Kim Jee-woon and Yim Pil-sung. It tells three unique stories of human self-destruction in the modern high-tech ...more

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Hansel and Gretel is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Korean Fantasy Movies Of All Time

Rotten Tomatoes score: 77%

Hansel and Gretel is a 2007 South Korean horror film directed by Yim Pil-sung. A father-to-be crashes his car, and is rescued by a girl in the forest, but when he tries to leave he discovers a ...more
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Ditto is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Korean Fantasy Movies Of All Time
Ditto is a 2000 South Korean science-fiction romance film directed by Kim Jeong-gwon. Two students in the same school, one in 1979, the other in 2000, are somehow able to talk to each other ...more
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My Beautiful Girl, Mari ... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Korean Fantasy Movies Of All Time

Rotten Tomatoes score: 50%

My Beautiful Girl, Mari is a 2002 South Korean animated film directed by Lee Sung-gang. Two boys encounter a white-haired maiden when a lighthouse portal takes them to another world.

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The Beauty Inside is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Korean Fantasy Movies Of All Time

Rotten Tomatoes score: 70%

The Beauty Inside is a 2015 South Korean high-concept romantic comedy film directed by Baik. Furniture designer Woo-jin wakes up in a different body every day, regardless of age, gender, and ...more
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Thirst is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Korean Fantasy Movies Of All Time

Rotten Tomatoes score: 81%

Thirst is a 2009 South Korean horror film directed by Park Chan-wook, loosely based on the novel Thérèse Raquin by Émile Zola. Through a failed medical experiment, a priest ...more

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Volcano High is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Korean Fantasy Movies Of All Time
Volcano High is a 2001 South Korean martial arts comedy film directed by Kim Tae-kyun. Having been expelled from previous schools, a troublemaker transfers to a high school where students ...more
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Shadowless Sword is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Korean Fantasy Movies Of All Time
Shadowless Sword is a 2005 South Korean martial arts action film directed by Kim Young-jun. So-ha, a deadly female warrior, is sent to find a exiled prince after the Killer Blade Army killed the ...more

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The Restless is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Korean Fantasy Movies Of All Time
The Restless, also known as Demon Empire, is a 2006 South Korean fantasy romance film directed by Jo Dong-oh. A brave warrior must enter another dimension to save his fiancee from demons.
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Night Fishing is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Korean Fantasy Movies Of All Time
Night Fishing is a 2011 South Korean fantasy-horror short film directed by Park Chan-wook and Park Chan-kyong. A fisherman catches something unexpected and becomes entangled in his fishing
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Into the Mirror is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Korean Fantasy Movies Of All Time
Into the Mirror is a 2003 South Korean supernatural horror film directed by Kim Sung-ho. An ex-cop now working as a security guard in a shopping mall tries to uncover the secret behind a series ...more

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Spellbound is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Korean Fantasy Movies Of All Time
Spellbound
Spellbound, also known as My Girlfriend Can See Ghosts, is a 2011 South Korean horror romantic comedy film directed by Hwang In-ho. A budding romance between a girl who can see ghosts and a ...more
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Vanishing Time: A Boy Wh... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Korean Fantasy Movies Of All Time
Vanishing Time: A Boy Who Returned is a 2016 South Korean fantasy film directed by Um Tae-hwa. One of the missing kids that were lost in the mountains suddenly returns, but he has become an ...more
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My Mighty Princess is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Korean Fantasy Movies Of All Time
My Mighty Princess is a 2008 South Korean romantic-comedy action film directed by Kwak Jae-yong. A beautiful martial arts prodigy becomes a ruthless warrior to guard the world against the evil
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Will You Be There? is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Korean Fantasy Movies Of All Time
Will You Be There?
Will You Be There? is a 2016 South Korean fantasy drama film directed by Hong Ji-young, based on the French novel, Seras-tu là ?, by Guillaume Musso. With little time to live due to a ...more
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Heaven's Postman is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Korean Fantasy Movies Of All Time
Heaven's Postman
Heaven's Postman, also known as Postman to Heaven, is a 2009 South Korean-Japanese film directed by Lee Hyung-min. A young CEO quits his job and becomes a kind of supernatural postman, ...more