Monk Male Lead Korean Dramas & Movies

Spring

Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter… and Spring

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The film is divided into five segments (the five seasons of the title), each segment depicting a different stage in the life of a Buddhist monk (each segment is roughly...

The 8th Night (2021)

The 8th Night

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When a millennia-old spirit reawakens, it causes mysterious deaths in its quest to assume a form. A group of strangers must join forces in a chilling battle to extinguish it...

Mandala

Mandala

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“The film follows the differing lives of two Buddhist monks in Korea. By following their lives and their interaction throughout the film, Im creates a contemplation of the nature of...

Passage to Buddha (1993)

Passage to Buddha

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Seon Jae is a young boy who spends his life on the road in search of his mother. A modern unfolding of the Avatamsaka sutra, his spiritual odyssey leads him...

Action Dongja (2020)

Action Dongja

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A rare chance to experience a live-action children’s movie made in Korea. An elementary student name Jingu can no longer stay with his parents and comes to live in a...

Samsara (2020)

Samsara

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Do Beop is an old monk who is respected by the religious body and has several successors. Hye Jin, the first in line, is the chief monk of the biggest...

Nine Monks (2020)

Nine Monks

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For the first time in the history of Korean Buddhism, nine monks ceased hostility by staying in a tent throughout winter. Inside the cold tent, ninety days of meditation begins...