South Korean Revenge Movies From the last 10 years

We are back with another list. This time we will be focusing on South Korean Revenge Movies that have been released in the last 10-years.

We have said it before, when it comes to the revenge sub-genre, no one can quite hit the mark like South Korea. I have tried to keep the details down to a minimum. I hope you find some gems amongst these films! Lets get to it!


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A highly-skilled deadly assassin seeks revenge on the people who trained her to be the killing machine she is.

Full of fantastic action with some brutal POV slayings!. Beautiful fight choreography – so beautiful that John Wick 3 stole (inspired..cough cough) a whole scene and used it in the movie.


After a failed attempt on a gangster’s life by a serial killer, gang boss, Ja Dong-soo teams up with a cop to form an unlikely alliance and track down the serial killer.


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After one of his colleagues is nearly killed , a detective called Seo Do-cheol seeks revenge on a psychotic rich kid who always seems to be one step ahead of the game.


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Starring Ma Dong-seok (Don Lee), Unstoppable is an revenge action movie with a little bit of black humour thrown in.

A badass gangster comes out of retirement to hunt down a crime syndicate who has kidnapped his wife.

Nothing really groundbreaking in terms of plot here but Don Lee always puts on such a good show. The film is worth it for his performance alone.


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In a brutal act of revenge, Tae-goo takes down the head of a gang who killed his sister. He then flees to a small island and meets a terminally ill woman who gets caught in the crossfire as the gang come seeking revenge for the murder of their boss.


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A young girl called Ja-yoon escapes from a lab in North Korea and flees to the South where she is taken in by a family who know nothing about her past.

Years later she is approached by a stranger who claims that he knows her true identity. When word gets back to North Korea, her captors come looking for her. But they underestimate Ja-yoon. She starts to remember who she is and gets revenge for what they did to her all those years ago.


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Hee-Joo lost her father when she was young. at the hand of a a serial killer. But when he was caught, he wasn’t charged and served time for a different crime.

After 15 years, the serial killer is released from prison. Hee-joo has been waiting all those years to get her revenge for her father’s death.


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After a serial killer kills a loved one, a husband and detective team up to bring down the killer both using very different methods; one wants revenge, one wants justice!


Eun-ah seemed to have it all, and live the perfect life with her happy family. Her world is ripped apart after a serial killer kills her husband and daughter,

She is left paralysed & obsessed with getting revenge on the serial killer. She puts together a unique team, each with their own set of skills. If they catch the killer for her, she will give them the gift of life – her organs.


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After his daughter is murdered, Sang-hyun seeks revenge against her killer. But his form of vigilante justice put him on a wanted list for murder.

Well, folks, I hope you enjoyed this list of South Korean revenge movies. I hope you have found some new films to watch and I hope you enjoy them. As always, thanks for reading.

Article by GG
Founder/Owner/BigCheese @ Moviehooker


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