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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Please Teach Me English is listed (or ranked) 1 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.
2
271 245
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
3
212 195
A Moment to Remember is listed (or ranked) 3 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
4
158 199
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
5
130 177
The Classic is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
The Classic Ye-jin Son, In-sung Jo, Seung-woo Cho
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137 196
200 Pounds Beauty is listed (or ranked) 6 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
7
134 195
A Millionaire's First Love is listed (or ranked) 7 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
8
73 170
100 Days with Mr. Arrogant is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
100 Days with Mr. Arrogant Jae-won Kim, Ji-won Ha, Tae-hyeon Kim
9
67 162
Il Mare is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Il Mare
10
69 171
Finding Mr Destiny is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Finding Mr Destiny Soo-jung Lim, Yoo Gong, Seung-su Ryu
11
64 169
Love So Divine is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Love So Divine Sang-Woo Kwon, Ji-won Ha, In-kwon Kim
12
56 163
Architecture 101 is listed (or ranked) 12 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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56 164
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
14
51 164
Innocent Steps is listed (or ranked) 14 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.
15
50 162
My Love is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
My Love
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38 145
The Beauty Inside is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Hichi17 added The Beauty Inside Han Hyo-joo, Kim Dae-myung, Do Ji-han
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
17
41 161
I'm a Cyborg, But That'... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
I'm a Cyborg, But That's OK
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38 157
My Girlfriend Is an Agent is listed (or ranked) 18 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
19
33 144
The Guy Was Cool is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
The Guy Was Cool Seung-heon Song, Da-bin Jeong, Ki-woo Lee
20
31 139
Sad Movie is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Sad Movie Woo-sung Jung, Soo-jung Lim, Tae-Hyun Cha
21
30 140
Love 911 is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Hichi17 added Love 911
Love 911 is a 2012 South Korean film starring Go Soo and Han Hyo-joo about an unlikely romance between a dedicated firefighter with a painful past and a cold-hearted doctor who is solely focused ...more
22
30 144
Lover's Concerto is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Lover's Concerto
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29 148
My Mighty Princess is listed (or ranked) 23 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.
24
28 146
Deiji is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Deiji Ji-hyun Jun, Woo-sung Jung, Sung-Jae Lee
25
23 125
My PS Partner is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Korean Romance Movies
Hichi17 added My PS Partner Ji Sung, Kim A-joong, Bo-mi Kim
Instead of calling her boyfriend, Yoon-jung accidentally calls a total stranger. But she feels comfortable with him, and ends up having phone sex with him. Then when her relationship with her ...more