When it comes to cinematography, storytelling, acting & background music, Korean movies never let you down at any cost. They are one of the best movies when it comes to great plot.
Whatever be the genre – thriller, romance, suspense, mystery, life & more, Korean films are perfect in all the genres. The South Korean film industry is already popular for its oscar-winning Parasite movie.
Family-Friendly Korean Movies
Watching a movie with your family is a great way of entertainment & spending time with your family. But, you may be afraid of what if any dirty scene comes on the screen. It’s embarrassing, right?
To watch movies with anyone, here are some handpicked Korean movies that you can watch with your family. These films are clean with little kissing scenes & no dirty scenes. All the genres are included.
1. I Can Speak
Ok Bun, an elderly woman popular for filing complaints at the district office, finds out that Min Jae, a civil service officer, is good at English and asks him to teach her. As they study together, Min Jae discovers the heartbreaking past of Ok Bun.
2. Innocent Witness
Soon Ho is an attorney who is engaged to deal with a murder case. The only witness, in this case, is an autistic high school student named Ji Woo. To convince Ji Woo to attend the trial as a witness, he decides to meet her and befriends her for her testimony.
3. Train To Busan
Seok Woo is a fund manager who heads to Busan from Seoul with his daughter by a KTX train. However, they get stuck with other passengers on the train due to a virus breakout & the survival game begins.
Seven girls become good friends in high school. They enjoy their moments, get into fights, etc. Then, some events pull them apart for 25 years. When one of the friends lies dying in a hospital, she wishes to see each of them one last time & they meet again.
For his mother’s birthday, a man insisted on having the party at Dream Garden because his crush works there. When a disaster strikes, covering the sky with mysterious gas, he has to use his rock climbing skills to get everyone to safety.
6. Ode To My Father
The movie depicts the lives of people who go through difficult times after the Korean War to the present day. A young boy vows to take care of his family that marked the beginning of a lifelong promise spanning 60 years.
7. A Taxi Driver
One day, a taxi driver hears that a foreigner is willing to pay a large sum for a drive from Seoul to Gwangju city and back. Not knowing that the foreigner was a German journalist, he takes the job & arrives to find the city under siege by student protesters and the military.
8. Miracle in Cell No. 7
The story of the film revolves around a mentally challenged man wrongfully imprisoned for murder, who builds friendships with hardened criminals in his cell. In return, they reunite him with his daughter by smuggling her into the prison.
In 1993, Doo Suk and Jung Bae working as debt collectors while collecting debt from Myung Ja gets her nine years old daughter Seung Yi as collateral. Suddenly, Doo Suk and Jung Bae become Seung Yi’s guardians. The two men and the girl eventually form a family-like bond as they live together.
10. Inseparable Bros
Se Ha is intelligent but confined to a wheelchair, while Dong Goo is athletic but has a mental age of 5. Although not blood-related, they are an inseparable pair of close friends who have spent over 20 years together living almost as a single entity.
11. Okay! Madam
Mi Young and Seok Hwan win a trip to Hawaii. When they get on the airplane to Hawaii, things don’t go as expected. Some terrorists get on the same airplane. The passengers soon become hostages. Suddenly, Mi Young and Seok Hwan begin to rescue the passengers.
12. The Odd Family: Zombie on Sale
When a pharmaceutical company’s illegal experiments inadvertently create a zombie, the strange Park family who runs a petrol station finds it and tries to profit from it. But things turn the other way when the villagers turn to zombies.
13. Extreme Job
Narcotics detectives work undercover in a chicken joint to try and bust a gang of organized criminals. Things take an unexpected turn when their new recipe suddenly transforms the run-down restaurant into the hottest eatery in town.
14. The Flu
A deadly virus spreads all over the city. The government orders the military to quarantine the entire area. Desperation and violence grip the public as the infected and non-infected struggle for life and everything begins to spiral out of control.
A nuclear power plant in a small town explodes due to an unexpected earthquake & hydrogen gas gets released. To stop the spreading of gas & exposing the people to radiation, Jae Hyuk goes into the nuclear power plant to save the people.
So, these were the 15 best Korean films that are family-friendly. It means that these movies can be watched by a person of any age, from children to adults, all can watch them with no embarrassing movie scenes.