Movies and TV shows like A Korean Odyssey

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A Korean Odyssey (2017)
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A Korean Odyssey (2017)
Original name: 화유기
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 75 min.
TV show
Story: A self-serving mythical creature's bid for invincibility backfires when he finds himself at the mercy of a woman who can see otherworldly beings.
Style: captivating, exciting, funny, light
Plot: romance, supernatural, ghost, deity, friendship, ruse, ghosts, anti hero, danger, escapades, unsuccessful, adaptation, performance, unlikely friendships, anti heroes, dragon, magic, devil, true love, reincarnation, octopus, zombie, destiny, supernatural power, pig ...
Time: contemporary
Place: korea

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, romantic, humorous and exciting films and TV series with plots about romance, friendship, supernatural, love and romance, fall in love, love and danger mostly in Romance, Fantasy and Comedy genres. Some movies like A Korean Odyssey: Goblin (2016), Hotel Del Luna (2019), Gu Family Book (2013), Tale of the Nine Tailed (2020), The Legend of the Blue Sea (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Goblin (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: Kim Shin is an immortal “goblin,” and has the rather honorable title of being the Protector of Souls. His roommate Wang Yeo also happens to have the equally lofty, if thoroughly opposing, title of Angel of Death, and he acts as the storied grim ...
Style: mysterious, romantic, emotional, humorous
Plot: immortal, destiny, past life, reincarnation, ghost, grim reaper, demon, supernatural, punishment, supernatural power, fiancee, orphan ...
Place: korea
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Hotel Del Luna (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 80 min.
TV show
Story: The Hotel Del Luna, located in Seoul, is not like any other hotel: its client are all ghosts. Jang Man-Wol, stuck in the hotel for the past millennium, meets Koo Chan-Sung, the new manager.
Style: touching, emotional, captivating, semi serious, entertaining
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Gu Family Book (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: Gu Family Book is a 2013 South Korean television series starring Lee Seung-gi and Suzy. The fusion martial arts action historical drama is about a half man-half monster who is searching for a centuries-old book that according to gumiho legend, ...
Style: exciting, captivating, light, humorous
Plot: betrayal, immortality, transformation, supernatural, werewolf, healing power, love and romance, couples, rivalry, love, danger, society ...
Time: 16th century
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Tale of the Nine Tailed (2020)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: A nine-tailed fox settles down in the city. A female television PD chases after the nine-tailed fox.
Style: urban fantasy, scary, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Plot: past life, love hate relationship, mythical creature, afterlife, investigation, hidden identity, magic, lost love, supernatural, possessed, obsession, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
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The Legend of the Blue Sea (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: How can a mermaid from the Joseon era survive in modern-day Seoul? Shim Chung is a mermaid who finds herself transplanted to modern times. She is caught by Heo Joon Jae, a charming but cold con artist who is the doppelgänger for Kim Moon, the son ...
Style: visually appealing, humorous, entertaining, light, romantic ...
Plot: mermaid, star crossed lovers, past life, erased memory, sea, rebirth, con artists, reincarnation, destiny, underwater, rich and poor, supernatural ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Bride of the Water God (2017)
Genre: Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: Yoon So Ah is a pragmatic neuropsychiatrist who carries a tremendous financial burden to run her own practice. Her family has been tasked with serving Ha Baek, a reincarnated water god, for many generations, and So Ah is forced to do the same. Ha ...
Style: romantic, exciting, enigmatic, twists and turns, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, family outing, teen drama
Plot: romance, fantasy world, couple relations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, happy ending, supernatural, psychiatrist, romantic fantasy, male female relationship, good versus evil, imaginary, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: korea
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My Love From Another Star (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Do Min Joon is an otherworldly beauty, literally. After crash landing on Earth 400 years ago, Min Joon has diligently observed humans for centuries, ultimately coming to cynical conclusions. On top of being a super babe, Min Joon's got enhanced ...
Style: exciting, captivating, romantic, semi serious, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: danger, adventure, love affair, alien, love and romance, destiny, heroes, fall in love, romance, hopes, immortal, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary, 17th century, 1600s
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
My Girlfriend Is a Gumiho (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Cha Dae-woong (Lee Seung Gi) accidentally releases a troublesome gumiho, a legendary fox with nine tails, sealed inside a painting by Grandma Samshin . Fleeing the scene, Dae-woong suffers a life-threatening fall and is only saved by the gumiho ...
Style: humorous, captivating, sincere, light, feel good ...
Plot: supernatural romance, romance, supernatural, fox, fall in love, hidden identity, couples, disorder, fish out of water, legend, immortal, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Ashes of Love (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Jin Mi is the daughter of a flower deity who is fed a pill that prevents her from feeling or expressing romantic love. She gets tangled in a love triangle with Heavenly Prince Xu Feng and the ambitious Night Deity Run Yu.
Style: scenic, exciting, stylized, intense, sweet
Plot: immortal, romance, magical, lovers, reincarnation, misunderstanding, mission, rivalry, legends and myths, responsibility, warrior, freedom ...
Place: ancient china
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While You Were Sleeping (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A supernatural romance about a woman who can see the future in her dreams, and a prosecutor who fights to stop these future events from happening. The heroine has dreams about unfortunate events that will happen to other people, and the hero is a ...
Style: exciting, humorous, tense, sincere
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Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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Black (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: The story of a grim reaper who gets erased from the memories of the world for breaking the rules of heaven and falling in love with a mortal woman after inhabiting a human body.
Style: suspense, bleak, disturbing, captivating, gothic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: grim reaper, romance, imaginary, heroes, supernatural power, investigation, good versus evil, danger, paranormal phenomena, save the world, superhero, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Arang and the Magistrate (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, History, Mystery, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: Arang and the Magistrate is a 2012 South Korean historical television drama, starring Lee Joon-gi, Shin Min-ah and Yeon Woo-jin. The period horror-romance is based on the folklore of Arang, who died unjustly and returns as a ghost in order to reveal ...
Style: captivating, exciting, humorous, tense
Plot: ghost, amnesia, afterlife, romance, supernatural, able to see the dead, murder, death, prayer, supernatural power, possession, joseon dynasty ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Bring It On, Ghost (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Hyun-Ji studied for her 19 years before she died in an accident. She is now a ghost and has wandered around the world for several years. Hyun-Ji then meets exorcist Park Bong-Pal. Hyun-Ji and Bong-Pal listens to various stories from ghosts and sends ...
Style: romantic, humorous, suspenseful, dark, mysterious ...
Plot: supernatural romance, ghost hunter, romance, ghost, able to see the dead, exorcism, amnesia, supernatural power, exorcist, monk, deception, murder ...
Place: korea
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W: Two Worlds Apart (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
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Master's Sun (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 62 min.
TV show
Story: Joo Joong-won is the arrogant, greedy CEO of Kingdom, a conglomerate that includes a supermall and a hotel. "Ghost whisperer” Tae Gong-shil, is a misunderstood outcast who can't keep a boyfriend or a job since a near death experience ...
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Story: She is no ordinary woman. Do Bong Soon is a woman who possesses Herculean strength. She can crush objects in her bare hands when she holds them too tightly. Although Bong Soon longs to be a dainty, elegant woman that men fall in love with, she ...
Style: sweet, exciting, romantic, touching, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
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Genre: Drama, Fantasy, History, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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Style: suspenseful, captivating, romantic, semi serious, medical drama
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Place: korea
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Oh My Ghost (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Na Bong Sun may be a skilled sous chef, but she lacks the self-esteem to shine professionally and socially. Beyond her cooking talents, however, is an uncanny ability to communicate with ghosts. One day, her mystic senses go out of control when the ...
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Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: South Korea
Duration: 35 min.
TV show
Story: Inevitably, everybody gets hurt at some point in their lives. There are different remedies for different types of wounds, and as time elapses, these remedies start to become less effective. This is a story about a man who created a shield for his ...
Style: light, captivating, exciting, feel good, funny
Audience: girls' night, teens
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 35 min.
TV show
Story: As a punishment for meddling in human affairs, an angel faces the impossible task of finding a soulmate for a cold-hearted ballerina.
Style: suspense, touching, sentimental, suspenseful
Audience: girls' night, teens
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Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Noh Ji Wook is a prosecutor in the Central District Prosecutors’ Office who ends up switching professions to a private attorney. He harbors a trauma stemming from an event in his childhood involving his parents and his first love. Eun Bong Hee, a ...
Style: thought provoking, sweet, exciting, romantic, humorous
Audience: family outing, teen drama, teen comedy
Plot: chase, friendship, love, investigation, crimes, romance, family relations, justice, murder, crime, death, society ...
Time: contemporary
Place: korea
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46%
Fight For My Way (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: Drama tells the story of Ko Dong-Man and Choi Ae-Ra. In their school days, Ko Dong-Man took part in taekwondo. Now, he makes a living by working as a contract employee and also goes after the UFC title. Choi Ae-Ra hoped to become an announcer, but ...
Style: light, captivating, uplifting, sincere, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: workplace, romance, friends, ambition, youth, couple relations, life is a bitch, love and romance, fall in love, rivalry, coming of age, adaptation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: This romantic comedy chronicles the life of Mirae, who has always believed that her life would be better if she were born more beautiful. After she goes under the knife, she comes out looking like the beautiful woman she has always dreamed of ...
Style: exciting, romantic, not serious, light, uplifting
Audience: girls' night
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Time: contemporary
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Descendants of the Sun (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A drama about the love of people who get closer as they learn to be considerate of each other in desperate times and sacrifices made by people who throw themselves into natural disasters.
Style: romantic, light, scenic, humorous, multicultural
Plot: korean, friendship, medical, military officer, soldier, doctor, army, romance, military, surgeon, hospital, doctors ...
Place: korea
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41%
The Moon Embracing the Sun (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: Moon Embracing the Sun is a 2012 South Korean historical television drama series, starring Kim Soo-hyun, Han Ga-in, Jung Il-woo and Kim Min-seo. It aired on Munhwa Broadcasting Corporation from January 4 to March 15, 2012 on Wednesdays and Thursdays ...
Style: serious, captivating, stylized, emotional, epic
Plot: joseon dynasty, royal court, loveless marriage, true love, romance, love and romance, memory loss, political conspiracy, love affair, shaman, royal family, love triangle ...
Time: middle ages
Place: korea, asia, south korea
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50%
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Spellbound (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A magician meets a weird girl and offers her to work together in his magic show. It's only until a year later that he starts to know her personally and develops a feeling towards her despite her own problems.
Style: semi serious, stylized, captivating, romantic, touching ...
Plot: supernatural ability, ghost, supernatural, romance, performer's life, odd couple, seeing dead people, wizards and magicians, life & death, mascot, friendship, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
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The Best Hit (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: South Korea
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Yoo Hyun-Jae is a member of a popular idol group. He has a lot of fans and he is a scandal maker. Meanwhile, Lee Ji-Hoon is an aspiring singer. He pretends to be studying for his civil servant exam, but he is actually struggling to become an idol.
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, romantic, surprise ending
Plot: romance, music, youth, complex characters, aspiring singer, bad temper, friendship, starlet, desire for fame, supernatural, typhoon, time travel
Time: 21st century
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Crash Landing on You (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: A paragliding mishap drops a South Korean heiress in North Korea -- and into the life of an army officer, who decides he will help her hide.
Style: captivating, sincere, psychological, disturbing
Plot: heiress, romance, accident, soldier, star crossed lovers, love, forbidden love, escapades, destiny, love and romance, danger, catastrophe ...
Time: contemporary
Place: north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Cinderella and Four Knights (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Eun Ha-Won is a college student. She is a bright girl who wants to be a veterinarian, but at home she is lonely. She is isolated from her family members. Eun Ha-Won lives with father, step-mother and step-sister after her mother died in a car ...
Style: feel good, romantic, captivating, touching, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, kiss, rivalry, friendship, love and romance, family relations, lifestyle, family problems, fall in love, adventure, parents and children, brother brother relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Chicago Typewriter (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: Writers that lived under Japanese rule in the 1930's are reincarnated into a bestselling writer who is in a slump, a mysterious ghostwriter and an anti-fan of the bestselling writer.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, semi serious, romantic ...
Plot: reincarnation, romance, writers, supernatural, ghost writer, ghost, past life, destiny, new life, writer's life, creative block, female gunfighter ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 1930s
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%