March 2017 Recommended List of Korean DVDs

미션 스쿨 
Mission School
by Yi, Pa-ul

In 2004, director Kang Ui Seok was a student at a Christian high school but he was expelled after staging a protest for his freedom of religious expression. Ten years later, Kang Ui Seok turned the incident into the film Mission School to call attention to religious freedom. Dialog in Korean. Subtitles in English, Korean. Region ALL.
Publication Year: 2016
List Price: US$35 CA$50
Item Number: KOR51153
ISBN: 8809306459121
OCLC Number: 951970815
[DVD - Adult Feature Film]

위험한 상견례 2
Enemies In-Law 2
by Kim, Jin-yeong

The in-law conflicts caused by regionalism in Kim Jin Young's 2011 hit Meet the In-Laws turn into rivalries between two families of cops and robbers in his latest comedy Enemies In-Law. Dialog in Korean. Subtitles in English, Korean. NTSC format. Region ALL.
Publication Year: 2016
List Price: US$35 CA$50
Item Number: KOR51138
ISBN: 8809234765431
OCLC Number: 933772013
[DVD - Adult Feature Film]

여자를 울려
Don't Make Her Cry
by Kim , Chong-un

The lonely and depressed mother meets high school teacher Kang Jin Woo [Song Chang Eui], a regular customer of her food stall, and they gradually develop a romantic relationship. However, the cruel truth is that Jin Woo is the father of her son's killer. Between love and hatred, which side will she choose? Dialog in Korean, Mandarin. Subtitles in English, Traditional Chinese. 40 episodes on 8 DVDs. Region ALL.
Publication Year: 2016
List Price: US$98 CA$140
Item Number: KOR51394
ISBN: 1049131974
OCLC Number: 950900944
[8 DVDs - Adult TV Drama]

늙은 자전거
Old Bicycle
by Ch'oe , Chong-won

Old man Kang Man is an unwelcome person due to his crankiness, but he still enjoys his life drinking and riding his old bicycle to the market every day. After his son's death, his peaceful life is disturbed by the responsibility of taking care of his bratty grandson Poong Do. Dialog in Korean. Subtitles in English, Korean. Region ALL.
Publication Year: 2016
List Price: US$35 CA$50
Item Number: KOR51154
ISBN: 8809306459169
OCLC Number: 951971275
[DVD - Adult Feature Film]

치외법권
Untouchable Lawmen
by Im , Ch'ang-Jong

Jung-Jin and Yoo-Min are called to the special investigation headquarter for a secret meeting. There, Jung-Jin and Yoo-Min receive an order to take down the boss of a criminal organization. The crime boss, with the help of people in power, appears untouchable. Dialog in Korean. Subtitles in English, Korean. Region ALL.
Publication Year: 2016
List Price: US$35 CA$50
Item Number: KOR51398
ISBN: 8809276101938
OCLC Number: 933774156
[DVD - Adult Feature Film]

해에게서 소년에게
Under the Sun
by Sin, Yeon-u

Winner of The 16th Jeonju International Film Festival. Si-Wan’s mother got heavily into religion and then killed herself. His father is left behind and he does nothing. Si-Wan blames religious leader Seung-Young and decides to kill him. Seung-Young though becomes like a brother to Si-Wan. Si-Wan also gets close to Jin-Sook and her daughter Min-Hee. Dialog in Korean. Subtitles in English, Korean. Region ALL.
Publication Year: 2016
List Price: US$35 CA$50
Item Number: KOR51399
ISBN: 8809154158245
OCLC Number: 960053692
[DVD - Adult Feature Film]

고양이 장례식
Cat Funeral
by Kang-In

Super Junior's Kang In takes on his first starring role in the moving romantic healing drama The Cat Funeral, based on a webtoon by Hong. Dialog in Korean. Subtitle in Korean. NTSC format. Region ALL.
Publication Year: 2016
List Price: US$35 CA$50
Item Number: KOR51137
ISBN: 8809495330003
OCLC Number: 951120810
[DVD - Adult Feature Film]

블랙딜
Black Deal
by Lee, Hoon-kyu

Privatization can reduce government deficits but it can also cause increased costs for consumers and deteriorate service quality. Dialog in Korean. Subtitle in Korean. NTSC format. Region ALL.
Publication Year: 2016
List Price: US$35 CA$50
Item Number: KOR51135
ISBN: 8809495330010
OCLC Number: 951119360
[DVD - Adult Feature Film]

엄마 니까 괜찮아
It's Okay Because I Am a Mom
by Hwang , Sin-Hye

This is a warm family drama about the reunion of a family after the mother is diagnosed with Alzheimer disease. Dialog in Korean. Subtitles in English, Korean. Region ALL.
Publication Year: 2016
List Price: US$38.50 CA$55
Item Number: KOR51370
ISBN: 8809306459183
OCLC Number: 951981472
[DVD - Adult Feature Film]

가면
The Mask
by Soo, Ae

A melodrama about people who live wearing ‘masks’ to hide their true identities. Dialog in Korean, Mandarin. Subtitles in English, Traditional Chinese. 20 episodes on 5 DVDs. Region ALL.
Publication Year: 2016
List Price: US$70 CA$100
Item Number: KOR51371
ISBN: 1048813586
OCLC Number: 949885536
[5 DVDs - Adult TV Drama]

어떤이의 꿈
Life Is But an Empty Dream
by Cho, David

The film offers a behind-the-scenes look at the works of a music festival. Dialog in Korean. Subtitles in English, Korean. NTSC format. Region ALL.
Publication Year: 2016
List Price: US$35 CA$50
Item Number: KOR51139
ISBN: 8809154156128
OCLC Number: 951121585
[DVD - Adult Feature Film]

하프
Half
by Kim, Se-yeon

Inspired by the true story of a transgender person who was sent to a male's prison. Dialog in Korean. Subtitle in Korean. NTSC format. Region ALL.
Publication Year: 2016
List Price: US$35 CA$50
Item Number: KOR51136
ISBN: 8809495330034
OCLC Number: 951112015
[DVD - Adult Feature Film]

4등
Fourth Place
by Park, Hae-joon

Joon-Ho's mother hires a new swimming coach, Kwang-Soo for Joon-Ho. Kwang-Soo asks Joon-Ho’s mother not come to the swimming pool during practice. The first competition after hiring the new swimming coach, Joon-Ho receives a silver medal and his family is happy, but there's bruises all over his body. Dialog in Korean. Subtitles in English, Korean. Region ALL.
Publication Year: 2016
List Price: US$35 CA$50
Item Number: KOR51400
ISBN: 8809306459091
OCLC Number: 959983849
[DVD - Adult Feature Film]

철원기행
Ch'orwon Kihaeng
by Kim, Taeh-wan

Shown in 2014 in theater as 'End of Winter', this film won New Currents Award at The 19th Pusan ​​International Film Festival. Upon the retirement of the father, who has been a teacher at Cheorwon Technical High School, mother, two sons and daughters-in-law gather in Cheorwon. Dialog in Korean with subtitles in Korean and English. Region ALL.
Publication Year: 2016
List Price: US$35 CA$50
Item Number: KOR51422
ISBN: 8809154159143
[DVD - Adult Feature Film]

설행: 눈길을 걷다
Sorhaeng: Nunkil Ul Kotta
by Kim, Tae-hoon

Jung-Woo has a hard time fighting his temptations to drink. There, he meets Nun Maria. He connects with her emotionally and improves physically, but Jung-Woo follows a hunter to retrieve alcohol from the hunter’s backpack. Due to the heavy snow, he becomes isolated on the mountain. Dialog in Korean. Subtitles in English, Korean. Region ALL.
Publication Year: 2016
List Price: US$35 CA$50
Item Number: KOR51401
ISBN: 8809495330102
OCLC Number: 960053003
[DVD - Adult Feature Film]

귀향: 언니 야 이제 집 에 가자
Kwihyang: Onni Ya Ije Chip e Kaja
by Kang, Ha-na

One day, the two girls are kidnapped by Japanese soldiers and taken to the comfort station where women are forced into sexual slavery. Constantly beaten and sexually assaulted, the two plan to escape. However, only Young Hee succeeds while Jung Min is killed. Dialog in Korean. Subtitles in English, Korean, Japanese. Region ALL.
Publication Year: 2016
List Price: US$35 CA$50
Item Number: KOR51402
ISBN: 8809505720015
OCLC Number: 954636039
[Adult Feature Film]

고백
Go Back
by Kim , Yong-ho

Though he lost all his memories after a car accident, Sang Woo managed to start anew with the help of his devoted wife Yoon Hee. When he learns that his wife was carrying on an affair, he becomes determined to find out the truth about his past. An engrossing mystery with a shocking twist awaits in Confession from director Jeong Yeong Bae. Dialog in Korean. Subtitles in English, Korean. Region ALL.
Publication Year: 2016
List Price: US$35 CA$50
Item Number: KOR51396
ISBN: 8809306459282
OCLC Number: 951679185
[DVD - Adult Feature Film]

함정
Deep Trap
by Han, Sun Jo

A young man and his girlfriend are forced to fight for their lives on a remote Island, because of a psychopath who targets the woman. Dialog in Korean. Subtitles in English, Korean. Region ALL.
Publication Year: 2015
List Price: US$35 CA$50
Item Number: KOR51397
ISBN: 8809276101952
OCLC Number: 944967639
[DVD - Adult Feature Film]

조선왕릉 테마기행
Choson Wangnung T'ema Kihaeng

Documentary on the Royal Tombs of the Joseon Dynasty. These 40 tombs are scattered in over 18 locations across South Korea, built to honor and show respect to South Korea's royal ancestry. Dialog in Korean. Region ALL.
Publication Year: 2016
List Price: US$140 CA$200
Item Number: KOR51438
ISBN: 8809154154483
[4 DVDs - Documentary Film]

혜경궁 홍씨
Hyegyonggung Hong Ssi
by Kim, So-hui

Jeong Jo holds a birthday party in the new Hwaseong Temporary Palace to celebrate his mother Princess Hong's 60th birthday. He elects his father Prince Sado in the name of King Jang Jo and Princess Hong meets the ghost of the dead Prince Sado. She follows her memory and retraces the steps back into her past life, going back and forth the boundaries of life and death. Dialog in Korean. Subtitle in Korean. Region ALL.
Publication Year: 2016
List Price: US$35 CA$50
Item Number: KOR51403
ISBN: 8809306459251
OCLC Number: 951638036
[DVD - Adult Feature Film]

나쁜 놈 은 죽는다
The Bad Guy Dies
by Sun, Hao

Qiangzi, a Chinese language teacher at an elementary school in Busan got into trouble when he caught his student Mi-ran, niece of Ji-yeon trying to shoplift. While taking out his younger brother, Pa pa, and his two friends, San'er and Datou for a tour of Jeju island Qiangzi came across what looks like a car accident with an injured Korean woman, Ji-yeon, at the driver's seat. Dialog in Korean and Chinese, with subtitles in Korean, Chinese, and English. Region ALL.
Publication Year: 2016
List Price: US$35 CA$50
Item Number: KOR51421
ISBN: 8809427721619
OCLC Number: 951111593
[DVD - Adult Feature Film]

필름시대사랑
Love and..
by Park, Hae Il

Korean-Chinese director Zhang Lu talks about love by using different film making techniques in his experimental anthology film Love and…, which was selected for the 34th Vancouver International Film Festival and 20th Busan International Film Festival. Dialog in Korean. Subtitles in English, Korean. NTSC format. Region ALL.
Publication Year: 2016
List Price: US$35 CA$50
Item Number: KOR51134
ISBN: 8809306459138
OCLC Number: 952106102
[DVD - Adult Feature Film]

두번째 스무살
Twenty Again
by Choi, Ji Woo

This is a charming romantic comedy about a housewife who missed out on her youth and dreams, but a whole new world opens up when she returns to school and dares to live for herself for the first time. Dialog in Korean, Mandarin. Subtitles in English, Traditional Chinese. 16 episodes on 4 DVDs. Region ALL.
Publication Year: 2016
List Price: US$56 CA$80
Item Number: KOR51372
ISBN: 1048697986
OCLC Number: 962027079
[4 DVDs - Adult TV Drama]

오늘 영화
Now Playing
by Kang, Kyung-tae

Romantic anthology film Now Playing, the opening film of the 2014 Seoul Independent Film Festival, connects love and movies in its three episodes helmed by four talented directors. Dialog in Korean. Subtitle in Korean. NTSC format. Region ALL.
Publication Year: 2016
List Price: US$35 CA$50
Item Number: KOR51140
ISBN: 8809495330027
OCLC Number: 951109933
[DVD - Adult Feature Film]

SBS 스페셜 대한민국에 정의를 묻다
SBS Sup'esyol Taehanmin'guge
by Kang, Che-gyu oe

Dialog in Korean. Region ALL.
Publication Year: 2016
List Price: US$70 CA$100
Item Number: KOR51432
ISBN: 8809154159518
[2 DVDs - Adult Film]

행복한 건축: EBS 다큐 프라임
Haengbok Han Honch'uk: EBS Tak'yu P'uraim
by EBS

Documentary on Architecture. Dialog in Korean. Region ALL.
Publication Year: 2016
List Price: US$84 CA$120
Item Number: KOR51437
[3 DVDs - Documentary Film]

우주의 크리스마스
Uju Ui K'urisumasu
by 만인식
Kim, Kyong-hyong

After the death of her mother, Sung-woo decides to move to a rural town, where she wants to open a small cafe. There she meets a women with the same name as herself, with a similar past. Dialog in Korean. Subtitles in Korean, English. Region ALL.
Publication Year: 2016
List Price: US$35 CA$50
Item Number: KOR51433
ISBN: 8809495330379
[DVD - Adult Feature Film]

SBS 스페셜 윤봉길은 이렇게 총살됐다
SBS Sup'esyol Yun Pong-gil Un Irok'e

Documentary film about Yun Bong-gil, a Korean independence activist, who set off a bomb that at the Shanghai International Settlement, killing several Japanese dignitaries in 1932. Dialog in Korean. No subtitle. Region ALL.
Publication Year: 2016
List Price: US$35 CA$50
Item Number: KOR51434
ISBN: 8809537230247
[DVD - Documentary Film]

함부로 애틋하게
任意依戀 = Hamburo Aet'uthage
by Kim, U-bin

When Shin Joon-Young and No Eul were children, they were separated and became heartbroken. As adults they meet again. Shin Joon-Young is now a top actor and singer. He is intelligent and attractive. No Eul is the PD of documentaries. She values money over justice and kisses up to those with more power than her. Dialog in Korean, Mandarin. Subtitle in Traditional Chinese. 20 episodes on 7 DVDs. Region code on the cover is 3 but actually it is All. 
Publication Year: 2016
List Price: US$84 CA$120
Item Number: KOR51442
ISBN: 4714304854370
OCLC Number: 976433967
[7 DVDs - Adult TV Drama]

상류사회
High Society
by Yu-i

Yoon Ha longs to meet a guy who loves her and not her money, and she finds him in supermarket executive Choi Joon Ki (Sung Joon), a smart and ambitious young man with a chip on his shoulder. What she doesn't know, however, is that Joon Ki is actually aware of her background and deliberately approached her. Dialog in Korean, Mandarin. Subtitles in English, Traditional Chinese. 16 episodes in 4 DVDs. Region ALL.
Publication Year: 2016
List Price: US$56 CA$80
Item Number: KOR51395
ISBN: 1048813567
OCLC Number: 953212308
[4 DVDs - Adult TV Drama]

글꼴전쟁: SBS 한글날 특집 다큐
Kulkkol Chojaeng: SBS Han'gullal T'ukchip

Documentary film detailing the rise of the Font market in Korea. With Korea quickly adapting to the digital age, there has been a huge demand for Hangul fonts, which are seen as a way to express oneself. Dialog in Korean. No subtitle. Region ALL.
Publication Year: 2017
List Price: US$35 CA$50
Item Number: KOR51435
ISBN: 8809537230711
[DVD - Documentary Film]

앵그리 맘
Angry Mom
by Kim, Hee Seon

This drama is about Jo Gang-ja, a mother who was known as a tough girl in high school. Her daughter Ah-ran is bullied at school and when Gang-ja finds out, she makes it her responsibility... Korean language with traditional Chinese and English subtitles; NTSC, Region All.
Publication Year: 2016
List Price: US$56 CA$80
Item Number: KOR51410
OCLC Number: 963963007
[4 DVDs - Adult TV Drama]

종각
The Bell Tower
by Yang, Chu-nam

"An old bell-maker Seok-seung, who made the legendary bell of Goryeong Temple, lives in a temple with a female neighbor named Young-sil. One day, Young-sil hears about his past. The story is as follows. He was a grandson of a famous bell-maker, and became a servant. Dialog in Korean with subtitles in English, Korean, and Japanese. Region ALL.
Publication Year: 2016
List Price: US$35 CA$50
Item Number: KOR51415
OCLC Number: 959983606
[DVD - Adult Feature Film]

시집 가는 날
The Wedding Day
by Yi, Pyong-il

A traditional story about a man who will try anything to secure a good husband for his daughter. Dialog in Korean with subtitles available in Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese, Russian, Spanish, French, and Arabic. Region ALL.
Publication Year: 2016
List Price: US$35 CA$50
Item Number: KOR51419
OCLC Number: 968130327
[DVD - Adult Feature Film]

한국미술기행: EBS 문예특집 프로그램
Han'guk Misul Kihaeng: EBS Munye T'ukchip
by EBS

Documentary film about some of South Korea's most influential and popular artists and art pieces. Dialog in Korean. No subtitle. Region ALL.
Publication Year: 2016
List Price: US$84 CA$120
Item Number: KOR51436
ISBN: 2300185762013
[4 DVDs - Documentary Film]

오 마이 비너스
Oh My Venus
by Kim, Hyung-suk

Kang Joo-eun is a 33 year-old lawyer and formerly called the "Venus of Daegu" in her hometown. After finding out the identity of Young-ho as John Kim, she asks him to help her lose weight in return for not telling anybody about his dual identity. Dialog in Korean or dubbed Chinese [Mandarin], subtitles available in Traditional Chinese and English.
Publication Year: 2016
List Price: US$84 CA$120
Item Number: KOR51426
OCLC Number: 958900074
[4 DVDs - Adult TV Drama]

왕의 얼굴
The King's Face
by Yun, Song-sik

Despite being the son of a concubine, Prince Gwang Hae rises to the position of Crown Prince. But his place on the throne is constantly challenged by people around him who want to see him dead. Will the physiognomist Kim Do Chi be able to help Prince Gwang Hae use the art of face reading to prove that he deserves to be the future King of the Chosun Dynasty? Dialog in Korean with subtitles in Traditional Chinese, Malay, or English. Region ALL.
Publication Year: 2016
List Price: US$105 CA$150
Item Number: KOR51428
OCLC Number: 961326898
[6 DVDs - Adult TV Drama]

리멤버 - 아들의 전쟁
Rimembo - Adurui Chonjaeng
by 유승호
Yoo, Seung-Ho

Seo Jin-woo has a special condition called Hyperthymesia which allows him to remember almost every day in perfect detail. Four years later, Jin-woo becomes a lawyer to put the real criminal behind bars but bribery, corruption, and betrayals would not give him an easy road to justice. Dialog in Korean and Mandarin. Subtitles available in English and Traditional Chinese. Region ALL.
Publication Year: 2017
List Price: US$70 CA$100
Item Number: KOR51445
[5 DVDs - Adult TV Drama]

한번 더 해피엔딩
Happy Once Again
by Chang, Na-ra

Four best friends, close since their former idol days, are dealing with relationships now that they have entered their thirties. One divorcee, one single nearly without dating experience, one on the verge of marriage, and another on the verge of divorce. Dialog in Korean, Mandarin. Subtitles in English, Traditional Chinese. 16 episodes on 4 DVDs. NTSC format. Region ALL.
Publication Year: 2016
List Price: US$56 CA$80
Item Number: KOR51441
OCLC Number: 963963825
[4 DVDs - Adult TV Drama]

응답하라 1988
Reply 1988
by Park, Bo Gum

Born as the middle child of her family, Deok Sun [Hye Ri] always feels neglected by her parents. Despite her bad grades in school, Deok Sun enjoys her life filled with friendship, teen crushes and family love. For the longest time, Deok Sun has been one of the boys, but when she learns that Sun Woo may have a crush on her, she begins to feel self-conscious around him. Dialog in Korean and Mandarin. Subtitles available in English and Traditional Chinese. Region ALL.
Publication Year: 2017
List Price: US$70 CA$100
Item Number: KOR51443
[5 DVDs - Adult TV Drama]

미세스 캅 2
Mrs. Cop 2
by 김범
Kim, Bum

The story focuses on a hot-tempered ajumma cop Go Yoon Jung [Kim Sung-ryung] who works to solve different murder cases, not long after she returned from her training with the F.B.I. in United States. Dialog in Korean and Mandarin. Subtitles available in English and Traditional Chinese. Region ALL.
Publication Year: 2017
List Price: US$70 CA$100
Item Number: KOR51444
[5 DVDs - Adult TV Drama]

결혼계약
Marriage Contract
by Lee, Seo-Jin

The 2016 MBC Top Rating Korean Drama tells a romantic love story between a seriously ill heroine and the son of a chaebol to overcome adversity to achieve love and success. Kang Hye-soo [U-Ie] is a single mother who struggles to raise her daughter while paying off her late husband’s debts. Dialog in Korean and Mandarin. Subtitles available in English and Traditional Chinese. Region ALL.
Publication Year: 2017
List Price: US$56 CA$80
Item Number: KOR51446
[4 DVDs - Adult TV Drama]

고스트 팡팡 [투니버스
Kosut'u P'angp'ang
송정익
Song, Chong-ik

SBS TV drama for children in 52 episodes on 9 DVDs. Dialog in Korean. Region code ALL.
Publication Year: 2016
List Price: US$84 CA$120
Item Number: KOR51420
ISBN: 8809177020796
[9 DVDs - Children TV Drama]

홍 길동
A story of Hong Gil-dong
신 동현
by Shin, Dong-hyun

Movie adaptation of arguably one of the most important Korean classical fictions, "The Story of Hong Gildong". The story follows the adventures of a magical boy who joins a group of robber bandits and becomes a king. Dialog in Korean with subtitles in English, Japansese, and Korean. Region ALL.
Publication Year: 2016
List Price: US$56 CA$80
Item Number: KOR51431
ISBN: 8809275240607
OCLC Number: 960054551
[2 DVDs - Children Animated Film]