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What are the best Korean adventure movies?

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  1. 1Castaway on the moon

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    A failed suicide attempt leads a heartbroken man to live a life in the wilderness. Castaway on the Moon is a 2009 South Korean romantic comedy film written and directed by Lee Hae-jun.


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  1. 2Train to Busan

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    Train to Busan is a South Korean action horror thriller film directed by Yeon Sang-Ho starring Gong Yoo, Jung Yu Mi, and Ma Dong Seok. A father and his daughter try to escape a zombie outbreak by riding a train to the only safe city left.

  2. 3The Host

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    The Host is a 2006 South Korean monster film, directed by Bong Joon Ho starring Song Kang Ho, Byun Hee Bong, Park Hae Il, Bae Doona, and Go Ah Sung. It won Best Film at Asian Film Awards and Blue Dragon Film Awards. 

  1. 4Snowpiercer

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    Snowpiercer is a sci-fi thriller movie directed by Jeong Tae-sung, starring Chris Evans, Song Kang Ho, Tilda Swinton, and Jamie Bell. It was initially released in August 2013. It depicts the lives of the survivors of the second Ice Age.

  2. 5The Good, the Bad, the Weird

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    The Good, the Bad, the Weird is a Korean action western movie directed by Kim Jee Woon starring Song Kang Ho, Lee Byung Hun, and Jung Woo Sung in 2008. It won several awards at the Sitges Film Festival and Blue Dragon Film Awards.

  3. 6Okja

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    Okja is an action-adventure film directed by Bong Joon-ho, which centers on young girl Mija who risks everything to prevent a powerful, multi-national company from kidnapping her best friend, an animal named Okja.

  4. 7The Man from Nowhere

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    The Man from Nowhere is a 2010 South Korean action film directed by Lee Jeong Beom starring Won Bion and Kim Sae Ron. It became the South Korean highest grossing film in 2010 with 6.2 million. 

  5. 8A Bittersweet Life

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    A Bittersweet Life is a Korean action movie directed by Kim Jee Woon starring Lee Byung Hun, Kim Yeong Cheol, and Shin Min Ah in 2005. It won several awards at the Grand Bell, Chunsa Film Art, and Blue Dragon Film. 

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    October 2, 2017
    "I love this movie. I bought it with English sub-titles rather than dubbed over in English because I would rather read the words than to have the lips moving out of sync. This is about a father whose daughter gets kidnapped by a mutated fish monster. The father and his brother and sister, along with the grandfather are doing everything in their power to find the little girl while trying to stay out of the hands of a biological unit that believes they have a virus. The movie is funny and dim-witted, but it can make one anxious at times and sad at other times but mostly great to be alive. I've watched it maybe five or six times now. And each time, it's just as good to me as it was the first time."
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    Anonymous
    July 16, 2017
    "I really had no desire to see this, my wife put it on, but I am glad I watched it. The real star of the movie is Okja, a computer generated creature. This is your typical "child with their pet" movie with some really interesting twists. An Seo Hyun is a wonderful discovery as Mija who will stop at nothing to save her best friend. Tilda Swinton and Jake Gyllenhaal costar giving it star power. A truly heartwarming tale that I highly recommend."
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    Anonymous
    October 2, 2017
    "Train to Busan is a zombie movie where people are trapped on a train going through South Korea during a zombie outbreak. If you are into zombie movies then maybe this is your style. I am not a fan and I think the whole zombie thing has be overdone to the tenth power. There is absolutely zero chance I would say this fits the topic, but it is surely a mater of personal taste."
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    Train to Busan
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    Anonymous
    October 2, 2017
    "I didn't like this movie. The plot doesn't really appeal to me and it lacked the action necessary to keep me engaged. I love foreign movies as a general genre, but this isn't something I'd rewatch. The acting is fine and the quality of the movie (cinematography) is also alright. But as far as appealing to me like a movie should, it just doesn't."
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    A Bittersweet Life
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    Anonymous
    October 2, 2017
    "This movie looks like a knockoff of the classic Western "The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly" and it's lots of fun. The rental version has no subtitles, but the action is great to watch and the cinematography is simply gorgeous. I'd be a lot happier if I knew what the characters were saying to see how close it matched the Eastwood film."
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    The Good, the Bad, the Weird
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    Anonymous
    October 4, 2017
    "Castaway On the Moon is a romantic comedy film, not an adventure. Though there is some adventure within the film, according to its Wikipedia page, it should not be considered to be 'in for a penny, in for a pound." This isn't a good suggestion. It's worth a watch, but is shouldn't be a suggestion in this topic."
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    Anonymous
    July 13, 2017
    "This movie is a great show for kids in their teens due to the violence implied. I wouldn't recommend it for younger than 12 years old. I watched it at a sleep over when I was younger with some friends. Overall I have a good impression of it and it helped me have some fun with friends."
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    The Man from Nowhere
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    Anonymous
    February 28, 2017
    "This movie is good, but it didn't feel like a Korean movie. I didn't even realize this was a Korean movie until now. It's good, but it doesn't satisfy my desire to see a Korean movie."
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    Snowpiercer
This list is about What are the best Korean adventure movies
RankAnswersTypeVotesPrice
1Castaway on the moonMovies 13 Paid
2Train to BusanMovies 13 Free
3The HostMovies 7 Free
4SnowpiercerMovies 7 Paid
5The Good, the Bad, the WeirdMovies 6 Paid
6OkjaMovies 4 Paid
7The Man from NowhereMovies 2 Paid
8A Bittersweet LifeMovies 1 Paid
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