Laughter is the best medicine, right? Then why not watch some Korean comedy movies that will make you laugh even when you’re sad?
Korean movies are popular for their good storyline, suspense, thriller & twists. The movie Parasite has won an Oscar in 2019 that helped Korean films gain a lot of attention. Streaming platforms like Netflix, Disney are also producing new dramas.
But wait! There are other good movies too in different genres like thriller, romance, horror & more. South Korean movies are on another level. If you want to watch some good comedy Korean movies, read on.
Best Korean Comedy Movies
If you want to try out Korean films & are looking for some light-hearted movies, that will take you away from your tired life & make your mood happy, here is a list of movies that you can watch.
If you are feeling sad & want something to cheer you up & make you happy then here are some of the best comedy Korean movies that you will love to watch.
Besides movies, Korean dramas are also good to watch. If you are interested in watching a series instead of a movie, there are a lot of Comedy Kdramas that you can watch.
1. My Sassy Girl
Gyun Woo, a college student saves a drunken girl from falling over into the subway train tracks. After meeting each other many times, they develop a relationship. But, they break up write letters to each other and stick them in a time capsule, to be read after two years.
2. 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.
Seven girls become good friends in high school, then 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. We get to see the sunniest moment of their lives.
4. Wonderful Nightmare
Due to a mistake from heaven, Yeon Woo, a female attorney, dies. Before she can return to her normal self, she must live as an ordinary housewife for a month. And while playing the role of wife and mother, she finds that something’s changed within her.
5. The Odd Family: Zombie on Sale
When a pharmaceutical company’s illegal experiments inadvertently create a zombie, the strange Park family runs a petrol station. finds it and tries to profit from it. But things turn the other way when the villagers turn to zombies.
6. Scandal Makers
A young lady Hwang Jeong Nam blackmails her alleged father, Nam Hyeon Su who is a radio host and former teen idol, into sheltering her and her son. Complications arise when they are spotted outside together and people assume they are romantically involved!
Chi Ho, Kyung Jae, and Dong Woo are best friends who’ve just graduated from high school and turned 20. They embrace life’s possibilities and changes. With new opportunities, they can do what they want, love who they want, and even, cause a little havoc here and there.
While investigating a high-profile case, Seo Do Cheol finds out that arrogant young millionaire Jo Tae Oh is pulling some strings behind the scenes. However, no matter how rigorously Seo’s team pursues him, Jo always escapes with the help of his wealth and connections.
9. The Thieves
Popie, the brain and muscle, Pepsee, an expert safecracker, Yenicall, the wall climber, Zampano, the strategy head, and Chewing Gum, the master of disguise, decide to rob a 20 million dollar diamond.
10. Baby & Me
A rebellious high school student Joon Soo sees his life take a strange turn when he goes to the grocery store and someone leaves a baby named Han Woo Ram in his shopping cart, along with a note claiming he’s the father. He then takes the baby home and tries to find the baby’s real parents.
11. The Plan Man
Jung Suk is a librarian who is obsessive-compulsive and must set plans for everything. Unable to get along well with others due to such a personality, he falls for a convenience store worker Ji Won who is much like him.
12. 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.
13. Miss Granny
A 74-year-old widow that realizes she is becoming a burden on her family. She mysteriously regains her physical appearance from the age of 20. Making the most out of this opportunity, she changes her name and decides to enjoy the best out of her youth.
14. The Bros
Two brothers, Lee Suk Bong and Lee Joo Bong meet again for their father’s funeral. But instead of reuniting the family, both of them deal with their problems. On the way to their hometown, they hit a mysterious woman with a car.
15. Jail Breakers
Two prisoners managed to break out of jail by tunneling underneath the prison wall. Upon returning, they read in the newspaper that they are scheduled to be pardoned on the very next day. The warden agrees to pretend nothing happened if they can break back into prison unnoticed.
16. My Little Bride
Bo Eun is a high school girl who gets married to Sang Min. She also has a crush on her school’s baseball team ace, Jung Woo. She pretends that she doesn’t have a husband and starts dating Jung Woo. Everything goes smoothly until Sang Min visits her school as a student-teacher.
Jo Goo, who is a street magician meets Yeo Ri in one of his shows. She can see ghosts since she survived an accident earlier. Her ghost friend keeps chasing people away. Jo Goo tries to help Yeo Ri but falls in love with her.
18. Attack The Gas Station!
Four guys decide to rob a gas station but find out there isn’t as much money as they expected. They lock up the employees and take over to make more money. Different people stop at the gas station even the police.
19. Runway Cop
Detective Cha has a belly about to burst. Then comes the mission to infiltrate drug deals taking place in the fashion industry, and he is assigned a task to transform into a runway model in 2 weeks. With the pressure on, he is about to undergo the biggest makeover of his life.
20. Hello Ghost
Sang Man attempts to commit suicide but finds himself in a hospital. He then starts seeing ghosts who will go away after their wishes are fulfilled. Sang Man tries to fulfill their wishes but finds the pleasure of life. The twist is at the ending.
So, these were the 20 Comedy Korean Movies you can watch & laugh out loud! Some of these are action & some are romance. But whatever the genre is, you will laugh anyway.
Keep watching !!