9 Korean Horror Movies That Will Haunt You for Days

Posted 02/15/2017 4487 0

You better not watch them alone if you are not a true horror diehard fan!


1. A Tale Of Two Sisters

After being institutionalized in a mental hospital, Korean teen Su-mi (Yeom Jeong-ah) reunites with her beloved sister, Su-yeon (Su-jeong Lim), and they return to live at their country home. The girls' widower father (Mun Geun-yeong) has remarried, and the siblings are immediately resentful of his new wife, Eun-joo (Kap-su Kim). As Su-mi and Su-yeon try to resume their regular lives, strange events plague the house, leading to surprising revelations and a shocking conclusion.


2. Cinderella

With her father long gone from her life, high school student Hyun-su (Shin Se-kyung) lives with her mother, Yoon-hee (Do Ji-won), a plastic surgeon. One by one, Hyun-su's vain circle of friends undergo face-lifts, eye-lifts and other procedures performed by Yoon-hee. Afterward, they all begin seeing ghosts and experiencing the urge to mutilate themselves. When her friends start to die, Hyun-su must delve into her mother's past to uncover a deadly secret.


3. Hansel and Gretel

A young man gets lost in the woods but finds himself in a beautiful house with three adorable children. With a warm fireplace and plenty to eat, the place seems too perfect to be true, and impossible to exit.


4. Death Bell

At an exclusive high school in Seoul, examination marks matter and so do parents' social status. To prepare for a visit from students from England, two popular teachers, Mr. Kim and Ms. Choi, gather top pupils for a Saturday study session. Things go awry: one by one, students disappear, dying in grisly ways, sometimes in view of the others via closed circuit TV. A voice on the P.A. system warns of death if anyone tries to leave. The voice also asks questions, and Mr. Kim leads the students in trying to solve them, hoping to save a student. Will the ordeal come to an end, and is the cause rational or supernatural? What's the pattern?


5. Whispering Corridors

Jin-seong (Song Ji-hyo) is a boarding school student and aspiring ballerina who desperately wants to get into a world-renowned arts academy. To improve her chances, she takes advantage of a local school legend: If a student walks up the dormitory staircase and counts all 28 steps, a 29th step will appear, and a spirit will grant her a wish. But, when her friend suffers a horrible accident, Jin-seong realizes too late that she doesn't have control over how her wishes get fulfilled.


6. The Evil Twin

So-yeon awakens from a 10 year coma, with no memory of the tragic drowning of her sister. As ominous events and deaths accumulate, So-yeon begins to discover the terrible secret that haunts her and her family.


7. The Red Shoes

Ever since leaving her husband, Sun Jae (Seong-su Kim) has lived with her daughter (Seo Ha-rim) in a creepy old apartment, and it's about to get a lot more spooky. One night on the subway she discovers a pair of lovely red shoes. But, when she brings them home, she carries a horrific curse into her life. As nightmarish visions dominate her mind and those around her suffer grisly deaths, Sun Jae must discover the secret of the shoes' destructive power if she wants to survive.


8. Acacia

Do-il (Kim Jin-geun) and his wife, Mi-sook (Shim Hye-jin), desperately want to have a child, but have had no luck in conceiving. So they decide to adopt a six-year-old boy, Jin-seong (Mun Woo-bin), and bring him into their home. The young orphan is strangely quiet, paints eerie pictures and spends most of his time beneath the family's acacia tree. When Mi-sook unexpectedly becomes pregnant, their quiet family home is disturbed by a spate of bizarre supernatural phenomena.


9. The Doll Master

5 young people, a quiet doll maker in a wheelchair and her dedicated helper, a chained old man in the basement and a mysterious young girl in red... all together in a lonely doll museum in the woods. What starts out as a fun trip to pose for new dolls soon turns into a nightmare that not everyone will survive.