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The Emperor: Owner of the Mask (2017)
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The Emperor: Owner of the Mask (2017)
Original name: 군주 - 가면의 주인
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: In the 1700's, Crown Prince Lee Sun fights against Pyunsoo hwe. Pyunsoo hwe is an organization that has accumulated power and wealth through privatizing water all over Joseon. Crown Prince Lee Sun becomes a hope for the people who suffers. Ga-Eun is the woman Crown Prince Lee Sun loves and she helps him grow as a ruler.
Style: psychological, tense, sincere, captivating, disturbing
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: romance, fight, prince, heroes, love and romance, royal family, society, escapades, rivalry, rescue, friendship, obsession, life is a bitch, ambition, danger, couples, mentor, lifestyle, joseon dynasty
Time: 18th century
Place: korea

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Scarlet Heart: Ryeo (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, History, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: Scarlet Heart: Ryeo is the remake of Chinese drama Bu Bu Jing Xin that stars IU as a woman who gets time-warped back to the Goryeo dynasty, and becomes involved with a very large family of princes, some of whom are vying for the throne, or her ...
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Place: korea
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
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The Scholar Who Walks the Night (2015)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, History, Romance
Country: South Korea
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Story: When Jo Yang Sun is driven out of house and home after her father is framed for a crime, she is forced to crossdress in order to make ends meet as a bookseller, where she meets Kim Sung Yeol, a handsome, but mysterious scholar who is actually a ...
Style: captivating, tense, exciting, sincere
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Duration: 70 min.
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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 ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, sweet, captivating
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One Breath (2020)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 97 min.
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My Country: The New Age (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance
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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: sincere, tense, exciting, disturbing
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Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
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Story: Based on the true story of Howard Carter’s epic quest to discover the lost tomb of the Boy-King Tutankhamun. Down on his heels archaeologist Howard Carter stumbles upon evidence of an undiscovered tomb of one of Egypt’s forgotten Pharaohs, ...
Style: factual, tense, captivating, exciting
Plot: archaeology, explorer, curse, tomb, archaeologist, love interest, determination, aristocrat, journalist, englishman abroad, mummy, love and romance ...
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Dr. Cutie (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, Romance
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Duration: 45 min.
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Style: captivating, suspenseful, semi serious, romantic
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Duration: 60 min.
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Style: captivating, sentimental, touching, sincere
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Place: korea
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Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, History, Mystery, Romance
Country: South Korea
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Style: visually appealing, tense, sincere, psychological, touching ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night
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Duration: 60 min.
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Audience: girls' night, chick flick
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Style: exciting, suspenseful, captivating, tense
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Style: psychological, captivating, sincere, suspense, disturbing ...
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Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating, clever
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Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: China, Taiwan
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Genre: Drama
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Duration: 42 min.
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TV show
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Style: sentimental, romantic, psychological, captivating, touching ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
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High Society (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The story of the journey of married couple up the social latter. The husband is professor at Seoul National University who is running for the National Assembly, and his wife is a painter.
Style: disturbing, tense, captivating, exciting
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
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Duration: 121 min.
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