15. R-Point (2004)
R-Point is a Korean horror film Set in Vietnam, during the Vietnam War of 1972. The South Korean base in Vietnam, receives a radio transmission from a missing squad presumed dead. The high-command assigns the mission to Lieutenant Choi Tae-in. He has to lead a squad with eight other soldiers and rescue the missing soldiers from the R-Point.
R-Point is very creepy war horror film. The film depicts an original, scary and quite an unclear journey to the hell of the innermost fears.
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16. Killer Toon (2013)
Killer Toon is a Korean psychological horror film. Ji Yoon is a popular horror web-comic artist. She finds real life copying her own work when her publisher turns up dead in a way described in her latest comic. Detective Lee Ki-cheol suspects the cartoonist Ji Yoon for a series of murders.
Killer Toon ly offers good acting, an interesting mystery, and most importantly decent twisted plot. Overall a good horror movie.
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17. Epitaph (2007)
Epitaph is a Korean horror movie set primarily in 1942 when Korea was under the colonial rule of Japan. Dr. Park Jung-nam finds a photo album dating back to the days when he was an intern at the Ansaeng Hospital. He goes down the memory lanes. His arranged marriage ended when his fiancée committed suicide. Later he was assigned to monitor the morgue late at night. There he fell in love with a corpse. Soon a series of horrifying events take place in the hospital.
Actually, the film is an anthology, as it contains three separate stories. All the stories are set in the same place and time, a hospital in Seoul during the Japanese occupation. It is an interesting and entertaining horror flick.
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18. Possessed (2009)
13-year-old So-Jin disappears and her elder sister Hee-Jin returns to the apartment of their mother who is a religious-maniac. Soon, The neighbors die one by one and a secret underlying their deaths need to be discovered. Tae-Hwan is a cop who reluctantly takes the case. He is confronted with more and more suicides. Can he reveal the mystery?
Possessed is well made and superb performed horror film. The is creepy enough to bend your mind.
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19. Whispering Corridors (1998)
While investigating the school files, the shocked teacher Mrs. Park calls the teacher Eun-young Hur, telling her that the deceased Jin-ju Jang is back. The line disconnects and Mrs. Park is attacked and killed by a ghost. There seems to be a dark secret about the past of Jin-ju Jang and Mrs. Park.
Whispering Corridors successfully connect horror with social criticism. The film effectively uses horror genre to tell a high school story.
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We hope these latest Korean horror movies were scary enough to give you sleepless nights. Which are your favorite Korean horror movie, let us know in the comments.