Poor Family Korean Dramas & Movies

Reply 1988

Reply 1988

Rank #21

Five childhood friends, who all live in the same Ssangmundong neighborhood of Seoul, lean on each other to survive their challenging teen years and set a path for their futures....

Parasite (2019)


Rank #49

Parasite is a Korean movie that revolves around the Kim family, who are struggling to make ends meet by doing odd jobs. One day, their son Ki-woo lands a job...

Little Women

Rank #340

About three sisters with a close bond who grew up in poverty. It is the exciting story of the sisters as they get embroiled in a major incident and face...

My Palpitating Life (2014)

My Palpitating Life

Rank #1011

Born with a rare genetic disorder, 17-year-old Ah Reum ages far faster than everyone else. Possessing the body of an 80-year-old, he prepares a gift for his young parents who...

The Golden Spoon (2022)

The Golden Spoon

Rank #1680

Would you trade your poor but loving family for a life of riches? When Seung Cheon gets his hands on a magical spoon that allows him to switch lives with...

Sinkhole (2021)


Rank #2330

Park Dong Won, a common man, and his family move into a house purchased after 11 years of labor. They throw a housewarming party and invite all their friends. A...

How to Steal a Dog

How to Steal a Dog

Rank #3036

When Ji So’s father goes bankrupt, their family loses their house and they don’t have a place to live. One day, the little girl sees a flyer offering a reward...

My Little Hero (2013)

My Little Hero

Rank #3393

An ambitious thirty something musical director takes part as a mentor for a musical project. Through an audition they are trying to cast an actor to play King Jungjo. The...

Stars Falling From the Sky (2010)

Stars Falling From the Sky

Rank #3547

The drama draws a love story between two co-workers at an insurance company, with Kim Ji Hoon playing the company’s smart as a whip lawyer. Because he carries the hurt...

Chronicle of a Blood Merchant (2015)

Chronicle of a Blood Merchant

Rank #3561

Set in the 1960s after the Korean War, this film is a story of Heo Sam Gwan, a factory worker who is without money or plans and his struggles with...

Drama Special Season 5: We All Cry Differently

Drama Special Season 5: We All Cry Differently

Rank #3609

Top student Ji Hye wants to go on a study abroad program for English. She gets her opportunity but can’t make her passport because she’s registered under her father whom...

The Host (2006)

The Host

Rank #4209

As it has done for ages, the Han River continues to pierce the very center of the capital city Seoul. But one day in the year 2000, through an unfortunate...

Assorted Gems (2009)

Assorted Gems

Rank #6440

The four siblings in the fire-armg family were named after precious jewels: eldest daughter Bi Chwi (Jade), eldest son San Ho (Coral), second daughter Ryu Bi (Ruby), and the youngest...

Tomorrow Boy

Tomorrow Boy

Rank #7717

“Tomorrow Boy” tells the tale of a handsome, young patriarch who lives on for tomorrow even in the midst of adversity. A young patriarch, Ahn Tae Pyeong, who has lost...

Ride Away

Ride Away

Rank #7971

Ha Jung, a first-year college student, is interested in a boy named Su Wook who works at a secondhand bookstore near her school. In order to see Su Wook, Ha...

Go To Kill (2021)

Go To Kill

Rank #37409

Go Soo is worried about her immobile husband, mother-in-law, and her obese son who likes snacks. After her husband was deceived by a scammer and lost all his fortune, and...

Love and Ambition (2006)

Love and Ambition

Rank #42443

Park Tae Joon is an intelligent law student and a filial son to his parents who runs a mill. His has a younger brother, Tae Soo not quite as academic...

Comfort (2013)


Rank #52034

The house is silent as the grave, and mother and Eun Hye spend the day separately. Before long, Eun Hye’s father dies, soon follows the big family-gathering for the funeral....

Black Stone

Black Stone

Rank #57231

While his parents are toiling away in a food processing plant in Seoul, Shon Sun is drafted in the army. But being prey to Harmful treatment, he deserts. Back in...

Second Winter (2018)

Second Winter

Rank #57266

Hyun Ho and Jung Hee are in their 20s and have been married for two years. Dreaming of becoming an actor, Hyun Ho quits his job and begins going to...

Love and Ambition

Love and Ambition

Rank #57793

Park Tae Joon is an intelligent law student and a filial son to his parents who run a mill. He has a younger brother, Tae Soo, who is not quite...



Rank #99999

A movie socially accusing prostitution of teenagers on the run....

Anchor (2019)


Rank #99999

High school athlete Han Ju lives in poverty but happily with her grandfather, a herb gatherer, and younger brother, who has a lower back disability. Han Ju, who was rushed...