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The King: Eternal Monarch (2020)
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The King: Eternal Monarch (2020)
Original name: 더 킹 : 영원의 군주
Genre: Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: When a gateway opens to a parallel universe in modern-day Korea, a king must step into another world in search of answers to a long-unanswered mystery.
Style: twists and turns, visually appealing, unusual plot structure, disturbing, exciting
Plot: alternate reality, time travel, romance, king, female detective, parallel world, monarch, danger, investigation, happy ending, monarchy, bodyguard, korean, taekwondo, parallel universe, time
Time: contemporary
Place: south korea

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, suspenseful, tense and suspense films and TV series with plots about romance, danger, friendship, investigation, time travel, murder and supernatural mostly in Romance, Fantasy and Drama genres. Some movies like The King: Eternal Monarch: Goblin (2016), Faith (2012), Hotel Del Luna (2019), The Bride of the Water God (2017), W: Two Worlds Apart (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.
TV show
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
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Place: korea
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Faith (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, History, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Faith is a 2012 South Korean fusion fantasy-historical-medical television series broadcast by SBS from August 13 to October 30, 2012 on Mondays and Tuesdays at 21:55 for 24 episodes. It is about a modern-day plastic surgeon who gets kidnapped and ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, romantic, semi serious, medical drama
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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
Plot: korean, hotel, ghost, past life, man-woman relation, immortal, destiny, help, supernatural ability, ghosts, evil spirit, justice ...
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The Bride of the Water God (2017)
Genre: Fantasy
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, supernatural, happy ending, good versus evil, male female relationship, twists & turns, love, fall in love, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: korea
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W: Two Worlds Apart (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Han Hyo-joo plays a surgeon whose father is a famous comic book creator. One day Dad goes missing and she rushes to his workshop to look for him, and instead finds a strange man bathed in blood. She gets kidnapped by the bloody man, which is where ...
Style: captivating, twists and turns, exciting, sentimental, tense ...
Plot: happy ending, romance, destiny, heroes, surgeon, parallel world, fall in love, supernatural, doctor, father daughter relationship, fantasy world, adventure ...
Place: korea
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Melting Me Softly (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: Ma Dong-chan and Go Mi-ran are both frozen during an experiment. They wake up 20 years later instead of 24 hours later and must keep their body temperature above 30°C in order to survive.
Style: romantic, uplifting, sweet
Audience: chick flick
Plot: romance, love and romance, reunion, youth, fall in love, love affair, destiny, couple relations, adaptation, disorder, adventure, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
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Go Princess Go (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Zhang Peng is a playboy who hits his head as he falls into a pool when he's trying to run away from an ex-girlfriend. He wakes up to find that he's traveled a thousand years into the past but that's not even the biggest problem, he ...
Style: feel good, visually appealing, humorous, sweet, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: time travel, harem, conspiracy, combat, rivalry, court intrigue, husband wife relationship, palace intrigue, youth, love and romance, royal family, love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: ancient china
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The Return of Iljimae (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: The Return of Iljimae is a 2009 South Korean historical action television series, starring Jung Il-woo in the title role of Iljimae, Yoon Jin-seo, Kim Min-jong and Jung Hye-young. It aired on MBC from January 21 to April 9, 2009 on Wednesdays and ...
Style: visually appealing, twists and turns, unusual plot structure, disturbing
Plot: martial arts, fight, martial artist, heroism, tough guy, heroes, danger, romance, monarch, investigation, battles, kicked in the face ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Nine: Nine Time Travels (2013)
Genre: Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: Nine: Nine Time Travels is a 2013 South Korean television series starring Lee Jin-wook and Jo Yoon-hee. It aired on tvN from March 11 to May 14, 2013 on Mondays and Tuesdays at 23:00 for 20 episodes. The show has a unique way of dealing with the ...
Style: captivating, exciting, suspense, tense
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Alice (2020)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: It’s the year 2050 and time travel exists thanks to Alice, the mechanism through which the intriguing practice is made possible. But a rumor based on a prophecy beings to spread about time travel coming to an end. When You Min Hyuk and Yoon Tae Yi ...
Style: captivating, suspense, unusual plot structure, tense, suspenseful ...
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Time: future, 21st century
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Queen In Hyun's Man (2012)
Genre: Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Kim Boong Do is a scholar who had supported the reinstatement of Queen In Hyun when Jang heebin's schemes resulted in her being deposed and replaced as King Sukjong's queen consort. He travels 300 years into the future of modern Seoul and ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, romantic, semi serious, dorama
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Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Come and Hug Me (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 35 min.
TV show
Story: A man and a woman who are emotionally scarred due to a murder case that took place in their past has their fates intertwined. Together, they try to overcome the inevitable challenges that life throws at them.
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, unusual plot structure, suspense ...
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Time: 21st century
Place: south korea
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Familiar Wife (2018)
Genre: Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: One unexpected choice can change everything about your life. Cha Joo Hyuk works at a bank and has been married to Seo Woo Jin for five years. When a strange incident happens one day, Joo Hyuk makes a decision that impacts his life and those around ...
Style: romantic, nostalgic, sweet, thought provoking, contemplative
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Mr. Queen (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: In the present day, Jang Bong Hwan works as a chef at the President's Blue House. She has a free spirit, but her spirit somehow finds its way into the body of Queen Kim So Yong in the Joseon period. King Cheol Jong has secrets. He seems like a ...
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Genre: Crime, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: South Korea
TV show
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Style: captivating, suspense, tense, psychological
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Journeyman (2007)
Genre: Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: This mystery-drama revolves around a newspaper reporter named Dan Vasser who suddenly begins to travel through time to change the lives of those around him. When his travels reunite him with his long-lost fiancée Livia, life with his present-day ...
Style: atmospheric, captivating, suspense, psychological, suspenseful ...
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Time: 21st century, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa
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24%
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Shuffle (2011)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
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Duration: 82 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Doctor Stranger (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
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TV show
Story: As a child, Park Hoon and his dad were kidnapped and taken to North Korea. He grew up there, learning to be a doctor just like his father. When Park Hoon escapes back to South Korea and begins work at a prestigious hospital, he makes it his goal to ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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The Private School (2011)
Genre: Mystery
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Duration: 48 min.
TV show
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Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: private school, adventure, friendship, high school, danger, youth, investigation, boarding school, fall in love, school, secret, rivalry ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Radio Romance (2018)
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Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: Song Geurim is a radio program writer who isn't exactly talented in writing. She's got the passion, initiative, and drive, but due to her lack of writing skills, she still remains an assistant writer. When she was young, the radio was the ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Flower of Evil (2020)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
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50%
Mirror of the Witch (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, History, Mystery, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: Seo-Ri's mother Queen Sim was unable to have a child. She went to a shaman to help her have a child. With the help of shaman Hong-Joo's black magic, Queen Sim was able to have a boy and girl twins. The girl, Seo-Ri, was put under a curse ...
Style: visually appealing, tense, sincere, psychological, touching ...
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24%
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Frequency (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Detective Raimy Sullivan is stunned when a voice suddenly crackles through her father’s old, long-broken ham radio – it’s Frank Sullivan, somehow transmitting over the airwaves and through the decades from 1996. Separated by twenty years, ...
Style: captivating, exciting, suspenseful, twists and turns, suspense
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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24%
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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
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 80 min.
TV show
Story: Set during the turbulent time of the fall of Goryeo and the founding of Joseon, two former friends face-off against one another over a woman and the future shape of the nation.
Style: disturbing, sincere, tense, exciting
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Game: Towards Zero (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 35 min.
TV show
Story: Tae Pyeong is a prophet. When he looks into someone's eye, he can see the moment right before they die. Tae Pyeong is smart, rich and handsome. Despite his special ability, he is a bright person. A mysterious serial murder case draws Tae ...
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Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance
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Duration: 43 min.
TV show
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365: Repeat the Year (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
He Is Psychometric (2019)
Genre: Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 65 min.
TV show
Story: Lee Ahn (Park Jin Young) has the ability to read one’s secrets when he touches someone and he decides to use it to take bad people down. While he doesn’t know how to control his power yet, he meets Yoon Jae In (Shin Ye Eun), a woman who tries ...
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23%