Korean War Korean Dramas & Movies

Swing Kids (2018)

Swing Kids

Rank #116

Swing Kids is a 2018 South Korean musical drama film set in the backdrop of the Korean War. The movie is directed by Kang Hyeong-cheol and stars Do Kyung-soo, Park...

Ayla: The Daughter of War (2017)

Ayla: The Daughter of War

Rank #313

Süleyman was dispatched to the Korean War in 1950 and he finds a 5 year-old girl all alone in the dark. She lost her parents and couldn’t speak due to...

71: Into the Fire (2010)

71: Into the Fire

Rank #387

The story of 71 students who fight hundreds of North Korean soldiers in front of a middle school on August 11, 1950, during the Korean War. Gap Jo was formerly...

A Melody To Remember

A Melody to Remember

Rank #1178

Second Lieutenant Han Sang Yeol leads his platoon during the Korean War in the early 1950s. He carries emotional scars and pain within. So when he meets some children from...

The Front Line (2011)

The Front Line

Rank #1483

In 1951, the ceasefire is declared, but two remaining armies fought their final battle on the front line. Towards the end of the Korean War, a South Korean battalion is...

The Battle of Jangsari (2019)

The Battle of Jangsari

Rank #1569

A guerrilla army unit led by Captain Lee Myung Joon and 772 student soldiers, including Choi Sung Pil, are on the ship Moonsanho and their destination is Jangsari. Their mission...

The Long Way Home

The Long Way Home

Rank #1581

Set during the Korean War and 3 days before a truce takes place. Nam Bok is a South Korean soldier who was a simple farmer before his conscription into the...

Welcome to Dongmakgol (2005)

Welcome to Dongmakgol

Rank #1711

Dongmakgol is a village in a remote mountain, isolated from the rest of the world and untouched by the ravages of the ongoing war in Korea. Fate brings the three...

Comrades (2010)


Rank #1714

This drama commemorates the soldiers who gave their lives in the Korean War, fought between North and South Korea between 1950 and 1953, and is designed to remind people that...

Road Number One (2010)

Road Number One

Rank #2785

Based on the events occurring around “Route 1”, which lies between Seoul and Pyongyang. The story about Officer Lee Jang Woo who finds himself in a war that he is...

Ayla: The Daughter of War (2017)

Ayla: The Daughter of War

Rank #6401

Süleyman was dispatched to the Korean War in 1950 and he finds a 5 year-old girl all alone in the dark. She lost her parents and couldn’t speak due to...

The Marines Who Never Returned (1963)

The Marines Who Never Returned

Rank #39542

A division of marines survive a battle with the Chinese army but find themselves stranded without contact on the wrong side of the front....

Children Gone to Poland (2018)

Children Gone to Poland

Rank #42525

Tracing the footsteps of North Korean orphans who went to Poland during the Korean War, two women, one from the North and the other from the South, bond through the...

In Love and the War

In Love and the War

Rank #43972

The land once in the middle of war… here lie their love, friendship and faith June 1950, soon after the break out of Korean War, a troop of North Korean...

A Little Pond (2010)

A Little Pond

Rank #44671

The Korean war does not start well for the US. They are being routed by the North Koreans and despite US reinforcements from Tokyo, the US army is making a...

The DMZ (1965)


Rank #51797

The film exposes the atrocities of war through the eyes of two children who are stranded in the DMZ after the end of the Korean War. The DMZ, strewn with...

The 12th Suspect (2019)

The 12th Suspect

Rank #53229

Just after the end of the Korean War in 1953, an investigation into the tragic end of a poet in Namsan is launched and focuses on ten suspects. (Source: HanCinema)...

Five Marines (1961)

Five Marines

Rank #99999

A brigade of 5 marines are sent on a dangerous mission to capture an enemy stronghold during the Korean War (Source: IMDb)...

Scorched Earth

Rank #99999

Koreans become aware of the Korean War from the very early childhood, but their levels of awareness vary greatly: Those who have personally experienced the war have opinions that inevitably...

Taean (2022)


Rank #99999

During the Korean War in 1950, the Bodo League massacre began in Taean-gun, Chungcheongnam-do. On July 12 of that year, Taean Police Station massacred 115 civilians just before retreating from...

The Martyrs (1965)

The Martyrs

Rank #99999

During the Korean War (1950-1953), twelve church ministers have been abducted and terminateed in the occupied territory. But two ministers survive and return to their place while becoming to doubt...

Comfort (2020)


Rank #99999

During the Korean War, the term ‘Supply Class V’ refers to women, as the fifth military supply offered to soldiers. Examining issues of the ongoing lawsuit against the Korean government...