2018 Best Korean Romantic Movies – Including Swing Kids and Your Wedding
This is a list about Korean romantic movies released in 2018. The movies are “Be with You” directed by Lee Jang-Hoon, “Swing Kids” written by Jang Woo-Sung and Kang Hyeong-Cheol, “Your Wedding” directed and written by Lee Seok-geun, and “Cheese in the Trap” produced by Mountain Movement Story. Scroll down, and find what you want(s):
*.*.2018-KR| Be with You/Now, I Am Coming to See You (Jigeum, Mannareo Gabmida)
Be with You (2018) is a South Korean drama fantasy romance movie based on the Japanese novel of the same title written by Takuji Ichikawa, centered around Woo-Jin (So Ji-Sub) and his son Ji-Ho (Kim Ji-Hwan), whom he takes care alone after his wife passed away. Before she passed away, she promised that she would be back on a rainy day one year later. And one year later, Soo-A appears again, but she does not remember anything.
Be with You (2018) is distributed by Lotte Entertainment, directed by Lee Jang-Hoon, with Takuji Ichikawa was applies as writer. Cast for the main characters in the film includes: So Ji-Sub, Son Ye-Jin, Kim Ji-Hwan, Ko Chang-Seok, Lee Joon-Hyuk, Son Yeo-Eun, Lee You-Jin, Kim Hyun-Soo, and Bae Yoo-Ram. The film premiere(d) in South Korea on 2018.
The death of his wife Soo-A (Son Ye-Jin) leaves a deep sorrow for Woo-Jin and his 6-year-old son Ji-Ho. Woo-Jin sometimes fainted, and worried that his health would endanger the happiness of his dead wife. While Ji-Ho, after hearing his relatives speculated that her own childbirth was endangering Soo-A’s health, and blamed herself for her mother’s death. But Soo-A had left Ji-Ho a picture book; in the book, Soo-A departs for a celestial body she calls “the Archive Star” but reappears during the following year’s rainy season; turning the pages, Ji-Ho eagerly awaits her return.
On a walk in the forest outside their house, Woo-Jin and Ji-Ho find a woman sheltered from the rain, and immediately accept her as Soo-A. She has no memory or sense of identity; she comes home to live with the father and son anyway. Then Soo-A asks Woo-Jin about they met and fell in love, and he recounts a tale of years of missed chances, beginning in high school and ending when she encouraged their marriage years later. As the rainy season draws to a close, Ji-Ho discovers the “time capsule” he hid with his mother before her death. Soo-A’s diary is inside, and its version of the Woo-Jin-Soo-A romance holds the answers to the mystery.
*.*.2018-KR| Swing Kids (Seuwingkizeu)
Swing Kids (2018) is a South Korean musical historical romance film based on Korean musical “Rho Ki-Soo,” written by Jang Woo-Sung and directed by Kim Tae-Hyung. Set during the Korean War, Rho Ki-Soo (Do Kyung-Soo) is young North Korean soldier held in the Geoje POW Camp in South Korea. He falls in love with tap dancing. Filming begins October 18, 2017 at a set in Samcheok, Gangwon Province, South Korea.
Swing Kids (2018) is directed by Kang Hyung-Chul, with Jang Woo-Sung and Kang Hyeong-Cheol was applies as writers. Cast for the main characters in the film includes: Do Kyung-Soo, Park Hye-Soo, Oh Jung-Se, Jared Grimes, Kim Min-Ho, and Park Jin-Joo. The film premiere(d) in South Korea on 2018.
*.*.2018-KR| Your Wedding (Neoui Gyeolhonsik)
Your Wedding (2018) is a South Korean romantic drama movie about the story of the 10-year love and friendship of two people from teenage to adulthood. Follows Seung-Hee (Park Bo-Young) and Woo-Yeon (Kim Young-Kwang) who meet for the first time as high school students. Woo-Yeon likes her, but he does not know whether she feels the same. After graduating from college, they start their respective careers. Until one day, Woo-Yeon suddenly gets a wedding invitation from his first love.
Your Wedding (2018) is directed and written by Lee Seok-geun. Cast for the main characters in the film includes: Park Bo-Young, Kim Young-Kwang, Shin So-Yul, Song Jae-Rim, Kang Ki-Young, Ko Kyu-Pil, Jang Sung-Bum, Kim Hyun-Sook, and Lim Hyung-Joon. The film premiere(d) in South Korea on 2018.
Park Bo-young as Seung-hee, Woo-yeon’s first love. Kim Young-kwang as Woo-yeon, a guy who secretly likes Seung-hee. Song Jae-rim as Yoon-geun, Seung-hee’s college senior. Shin So-yul as So-jung, Seung-hee’s college friend. Seo Eun-soo as Seo Ji-soo, Woo-yeon’s ex-girlfriend. Kang Ki-young, Ko Kyu-pil, and Jang Sung-bum as Woo-yeon’s friend.
*.*.2018-KR| Cheese in the Trap (Cheazeu in deo Teuraeb)
Cheese in the Trap (2018) is a South Korean drama romance movie based on the Korean webcomic of the same title, written and illustrated by Soon Ggi/Soonkki, first published in 2010. The webcomic was once adapted into a television series of the same name, comprising 16 episodes, which began airing on tvN on the 4th January 2016.
Cheese in the Trap (2018) is produced by Mountain Movement Story, and directed by Kim Je-young, with Hwang Ji-sun as producer. Meanwhile, Soon Ggi/Soonkki was applies as writer. Cast for the main characters in the film includes: Park Hae-Jin, Oh Yeon-Seo, Park Ki-Woong, Yu In-Young, Sandara Park, Oh Jong-Hyuk, and Kim Hyun-Jin. The film premiere(d) in South Korea on 2018.
Park Hae-jin as Yoo Jung, Kim Go-eun as Hong Seol, Park Ki-woong as Baek In-ho, Yoo In-young as Baek In-ha, Sandara Park as Jang Bo-ra, Kim Hyun-jin as Kwon Eun-taek, Oh Jong-hyuk as Oh Young-gon, Moon Ji-yoon as Sang-chul, and Na Hye-mi as Da-young.