Foreign Films The Best Korean Romance Movies  

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This list of the best Korean romance movies proves that love can be found anywhere: in a mental hospital (I’m A Cyborg), an English class (Please Teach Me English), or, believe it or not, on the Internet (My Sassy Girl). For those looking for a good Korean love story movie, this list is a great starting point whether you're new or experienced with the genre.  
 

Whether you’re looking for a love triangle, Lover’s Concerto, the ultimate makeover, 200 Pounds Beauty, or a romantic dance film, Innocent Steps you’ll find it on this list of Korean romance movies. And don’t miss the rich boy poor girl romantic comedy My Tutor Friend, which spawned a sequel My Tutor Friend 2
 

Which of the films on this Korean romance movies list did you fall for? Join our other romantic readers and give the most passionate movies on this list a thumbs up. 

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A Moment to Remember is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Son Ye-jin, Jung Woo-sung, David Lee McInnis A Moment to Remember is a 2004 South Korean film based on the 2001 Japanese television drama Pure Soul. It stars Son Ye-jin and Jung Woo-sung and follows the theme of discovery in a relationship ...more

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184 72
My Sassy Girl is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Jun Ji-hyun, Cha Tae-hyun, Song Ok-sook My Sassy Girl is a 2001 South Korean romantic comedy film directed by Kwak Jae-yong. The film was extremely successful in South Korea and was the highest grossing Korean comedy of all time. When ...more

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67 16
The Classic is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
The Classic Ye-jin Son, In-sung Jo, Seung-woo Cho

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My Little Bride is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Moon Geun-young, Shin Se-kyung, Kim Rae-won My Little Bride is a 2004 South Korean romantic comedy film about an arranged marriage between a female high school student and a male college student. With 3,149,500 tickets sold, it was the ...more

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200 Pounds Beauty is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Kim A-joong, Joo Jin-mo, Lee Beom-soo 200 Pounds Beauty is a 2006 South Korean comedy film based on a Japanese manga, Kanna-san, Daiseikou Desu by Yumiko Suzuki. The story is about an overweight girl who undergoes extreme plastic ...more

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86 40
A Millionaire's First Love is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Lee Yeon-hee, Hyun Bin, Kim Byeong-Se A Millionaire's First Love is a 2006 South Korean romance film directed by Kim Tae-kyun, starring Hyun Bin and Lee Yeon-hee. The theme of the film is "Nothing is more important than the ...more

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44 15
Finding Mr Destiny is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Finding Mr Destiny Soo-jung Lim, Yoo Gong, Seung-su Ryu

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33 8
Il Mare is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Il Mare

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35 13
Love So Divine is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Love So Divine Sang-Woo Kwon, Ji-won Ha, In-kwon Kim

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35 13
Architecture 101 is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Bae Suzy, Han Ga-in, Uhm Tae-woong Architecture 101 is a 2012 South Korean romance film written and directed by Lee Yong-joo. The film tells the story of two students who meet in an introductory architecture class and fall in ...more

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34 13
Innocent Steps is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Moon Geun-young, Song Ha-yoon, Kim Ji Young Innocent Steps is a 2005 South Korean film directed by Park Young-hoon.

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19 3
Sad Movie is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Sad Movie Woo-sung Jung, Soo-jung Lim, Tae-Hyun Cha

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33 15
My Tutor Friend is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Kim Ha-neul, Gong Yoo, Kwon Sang-woo My Tutor Friend is a 2003 South Korean romantic comedy film starring Kim Ha-neul and Kwon Sang-woo. Unglamorous Su-wan is a sophomore in college who gets hired to tutor rich troublemaker ...more

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32 15
I'm a Cyborg, But That'... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
I'm a Cyborg, But That's OK

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25 10
100 Days with Mr. Arrogant is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
100 Days with Mr. Arrogant Jae-won Kim, Ji-won Ha, Tae-hyeon Kim

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25 12
My Mighty Princess is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Shin Min-a, Cha Tae-hyun, Choi Jae-sung My Mighty Princess is a 2008 South Korean film directed by Kwak Jae-yong.

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21 10
Please Teach Me English is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Jang Hyuk, Lee Na-young, Lee Beom-soo Please Teach Me English is a 2003 South Korean comedy about a young woman who begins English lessons after she is unable to help a foreigner at her government office.

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19 9
My Love is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
My Love

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20 11
My Girlfriend Is an Agent is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
My Girlfriend Is an Agent Kim Ha-neul, Kang Ji-hwan, Yu Seung Ryoung My Girlfriend Is An Agent is a 2009 South Korean romantic action comedy film directed by Shin Tae-ra and starring Kim Ha-neul and Kang Ji-hwan. The film had 4,078,293 admissions nationwide and ...more

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16 8
Lover's Concerto is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Lover's Concerto

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10 3
Ditto is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Ditto Ji-tae Yu, Ha-neul Kim, Ji-won Ha

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14 7
My Wife Is a Gangster is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Yeon Jung-hoon, Kim In-mun, Gye-nam Myeong My Wife Is a Gangster is a 2001 South Korean film directed by Jo Jin-kyu. A female gang boss tries to get married to fulfill her dying sister's wishes.

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10 4
Once In a Summer is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Once in a Summer Lee Byung-hun, Soo Ae, Oh Dal-su Once in a Summer is a 2006 South Korean melodrama/romance film directed by Jo Keun-shik. The film stars Lee Byung-hun and Soo Ae. It won Best Film and Best Director at the 15th Chunsa Film Art ...more

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13 7
Cyrano Agency is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Park Shin-hye, Lee Min-jung, Uhm Tae-woong Cyrano Agency is a 2010 South Korean romantic comedy starring Uhm Tae-woong, Lee Min-jung, Choi Daniel, and Park Shin-hye. As the title suggests, it is a modern take on Edmond Rostand's 1897 ...more

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15 9
Deiji is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Deiji Ji-hyun Jun, Woo-sung Jung, Sung-Jae Lee

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11 6
Mr. Robin kkosigi is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Mr. Robin kkosigi Jeong-hwa Eom, Daniel Henney, Holly Karrol Clark

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9 4
The Beast and the Beauty is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
The Beast and the Beauty Shin Min-a, Hahm Eun-jung, Ryoo Seung-bum The Beast and the Beauty is a 2005 South Korean romantic-comedy film.

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14 10
Hello, Schoolgirl is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Hello, Schoolgirl Choi Soo-young, Kangin, Lee Yeon-hee Hello, Schoolgirl is a 2008 South Korean film. Adapted from Love Story, a popular webcomic by Kang Full, it is the second film directed by Ryoo Jang-ha. It stars Yoo Ji-tae, Lee Yeon-hee, Chae ...more

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9 5
The Guy Was Cool is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
The Guy Was Cool Seung-heon Song, Da-bin Jeong, Ki-woo Lee

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9 5
Daddy-Long-Legs is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Daddy-Long-Legs Hyun Bin, Bo-ra Geum, Ji-won Ha

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7 4
My Dear Enemy is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
My Dear Enemy Han Hyo-joo, Ha Jung-woo, Jeon Do-yeon My Dear Enemy is a road movie starring Jeon Do-yeon and Ha Jung-woo as two ex-lovers who reacquaint themselves while driving around Seoul. The film takes place over one rather uneventful day, ...more

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13 11
You're My Pet is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
You're My Pet Ha-neul Kim, Keun-Suk Jang, Tae-Joon Ryu

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13 11
Two Faces of My Girlfriend is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Jung Ryeo-won, Lee Hae-eun, Bong Tae-gyu Two Faces of My Girlfriend is a 2007 South Korean romantic comedy film starring Bong Tae-gyu and Jung Ryeo-won. This was Jung's first big-screen leading role, for which she won Best New Actress ...more

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5 3
Romantic Island is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Romantic Island Eugene, Lee Min-ki, Lee Moon-sik Romantic Island is a 2008 South Korean romantic comedy film set in Boracay, Philippines.

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16 15
Sex Is Zero is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Ha Ji-won, Yoo Chae-yeong, Lee Si-yeon Sex Is Zero is a 2002 South Korean film written and directed by Yoon Je-kyoon, starring Im Chang-jung and Ha Ji-won. In the style of American gross-out comedies like American Pie, it follows the ...more

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14 13
Too Beautiful to Lie is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Kim Ha-neul, Nam Sang-mi, Kang Dong-won Too Beautiful to Lie is a 2004 South Korean romantic comedy film about a beautiful ex-con and a naive village pharmacist.

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10 9
My Wife Got Married is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
My Wife Got Married Son Ye-jin, Kim Joo-hyuk, Oh Jung-se My Wife Got Married is a 2008 South Korean film. Directed by Jeong Yoon-soo and starring Kim Joo-hyuk and Son Ye-jin in the lead roles, the film is adapted from a bestselling novel of the same ...more

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9 8
Someone Special is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Someone Special Jae-yeong Jeong, Na-yeong Lee, Jin Jang

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6 5
Almost Love is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Almost Love Kim Ha-neul, Kwon Sang-woo, Lee Sang-woo Almost Love is a 2006 South Korean film. It was directed by Lee Han, starring Kwon Sang-woo and Kim Ha-neul. Distributed by Showbox, it was released on March 23, 2006, and ran at 116 minutes.

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6 5
Virgin Snow is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Aoi Miyazaki, Lee Joon-gi, Kimiko Yo Virgin Snow is a 2007 South Korean film directed by Han Sang-hye and starring Korean actor, Lee Joon-gi and Japanese actress, Aoi Miyazaki.

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5 4
Rules of Dating is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Kang Hye-jung, Park Hae-il, Grina Park Rules of Dating is a 2005 South Korean film starring Park Hae-il and Kang Hye-jung, and is the directorial debut of filmmaker Han Jae-rim.

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5 5
Lost and Found is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Lost and Found Jin-hee Park, Han Sun Jo, Ki-woo Lee

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5 5
Love Now is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Love Now Uhm Jung-hwa, Han Chae-young, Lee Dong-gun

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4 4
Woman Is the Future of Man is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Yoo Ji-tae, Oh Dal-su, Hyeon-a Seong Woman Is the Future of Man is a 2004 South Korean film directed by Hong Sang-soo. The film wasn't a box-office hit, but was entered in the competition category of the 2004 Cannes Film Festival ...more

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My Tutor Friend 2 is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
My Tutor Friend 2 Park Ki-woong, Jang Youngran, Lee Chung-ah My Tutor Friend 2 is a 2007 South Korean romantic comedy film released on April 19, 2007. It was promoted as a sequel to the 2003 movie My Tutor Friend, but the films' characters and plots are ...more

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6 7
White Valentine is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Jun Ji-hyun, Park Shin-yang, Mu-song Jeon White Valentine is a 1999 Korean romantic film directed by Yang Yun-ho. It stars Park Shin-yang with Jun Ji-hyun in her movie debut. It is the story of a young woman who re-discovers her ...more

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4 7
The Perfect Couple is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
The Perfect Couple Dong-Wook Lee, Hyeon-yeong, Jeong-heon Lee

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Over The Rainbow is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Over The Rainbow Jung-jae Lee, Jin-young Jang, Hyeong-jin Kong

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5 10
Madeleine is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Madeleine In-sung Jo, Min-a Shin, Hahm Eun-Jung