The 25 best Korean movies of the 21st century

//The 25 best Korean movies of the 21st century

The 25 best Korean movies of the 21st century

When Parasite won best picture at the Academy Awards earlier this year, it capped an incredible two-decade surge for South Korean cinema, as the country ascended from minor regional player to global entertainment powerhouse.But while the Korean Wave may have been launched by star-driven melodramas and revenge thrillers, recent years have seen the emergence of independent voices with a strong social conscience.As with our recent selection of Japanese films, this list is limited to a single entry…

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