100 Greatest Korean Films Ever

158 international film critics from 28 countries told us their greatest Korean films ever. Their votes formed this top 100.

  • Burning

    1

  • Parasite

    2

  • Memories of Murder

    3

  • Oldboy

    4

  • The Handmaiden

    5

  • Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter... and Spring

    6

  • The Housemaid

    7

  • Poetry

    8

  • Peppermint Candy

    9

  • Aimless Bullet

    10

  • Mother

    11

  • The Wailing

    12

  • Train to Busan

    13

  • Oasis

    14

  • Right Now, Wrong Then

    15

  • A Tale of Two Sisters

    16

  • Joint Security Area

    17

  • The Host

    18

  • Snowpiercer

    19

  • Sopyonje

    20

  • House of Hummingbird

    21

  • I Saw the Devil

    22

  • Sympathy for Lady Vengeance

    23

  • 3-Iron

    24

  • Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance

    25

  • Take Care of My Cat

    26

  • A Bittersweet Life

    27

  • Secret Sunshine

    28

  • The Man from Nowhere

    29

  • The Good, The Bad, The Weird

    30

  • A Day Off

    31

  • Castaway on the Moon

    32

  • The March of Fools

    33

  • Thirst

    34

  • Mandala

    35

  • Save the Green Planet!

    36

  • The Widow

    37

  • Tae Guk Gi: The Brotherhood of War

    38

  • The Man with Three Coffins

    39

  • A Girl at My Door

    40

  • Pietà

    41

  • New World

    42

  • The Villainess

    43

  • Okja

    44

  • Little Forest

    45

  • Cafe Noir

    46

  • Why Has Bodhi-Dharma Left for the East?

    47

  • Madame Freedom

    48

  • A Single Spark

    49

  • Christmas in August

    50

  • Chilsu and Mansu

    51

  • Han Gong-ju

    52

  • Night and Day

    53

  • A Petal

    54

  • On the Beach at Night Alone

    55

  • The General's Mustache

    56

  • The Day He Arrives

    57

  • My Sassy Girl

    58

  • Hahaha

    59

  • Virgin Stripped Bare by Her Bachelors

    60

  • Treeless Mountain

    61

  • The Isle

    62

  • I'm a Cyborg, But That's OK

    63

  • The Insect Woman

    64

  • Microhabitat

    65

  • The Surrogate Woman

    66

  • The Coachman

    67

  • Attack the Gas Station!

    68

  • The Day a Pig Fell Into the Well

    69

  • The Woman Who Ran

    70

  • The King of Pigs

    71

  • A Taxi Driver

    72

  • A Hometown in Heart

    73

  • Paju

    74

  • One Fine Spring Day

    75

  • Moonlit Winter

    76

  • Sunny

    77

  • Hill of Freedom

    78

  • Painted Fire

    79

  • 301/302

    80

  • Il Mare

    81

  • Timeless Bottomless Bad Movie

    82

  • A Moment to Remember

    83

  • Woman of Fire

    84

  • Nobody's Daughter Haewon

    85

  • Jagko

    86

  • Io Island

    87

  • The Age of Success

    88

  • A Dirty Carnival

    89

  • Village of Haze

    90

  • Chunhyang

    91

  • Mist

    92

  • My Mother and Her Guest

    93

  • Daytime Drinking

    94

  • Hotel by the River

    95

  • Suddenly in the Dark

    96

  • The Seaside Village

    97

  • The Whale Hunter

    98

  • Night Journey

    99

  • Like You Know It All

    100