Love Snowpiercer? 10 other shows you should see
With the addition of Snowpiercer to the Netflix streaming library, an increasing number of people are discovering director Bong Joon Ho's critically acclaimed film. The sci-fi action film boasts an impressive cast, including Chris Evans, Song Kang Ho, and Tilda Swinton. If you enjoyed Snowpiercer and are looking for similar titles from Korea, look no further! Here are 10 Korean film and television recommendations for fans of Snowpiercer. All of them are available with English subtitles here on DramaFever.
This one is a must-see for fans of Korean action films. Won Bin turns in a masterful performance in this compelling story of friendship and revenge.
This is the first collaboration between Snowpiercer's director Bong Joon Ho and actor Song Kang Ho. Bong Joon Ho was a writer for this film about a treacherous expedition to the most remote areas of the Antarctic. If you just really enjoy watching Song Kang Ho surrounded by snow, then this one's for you!
3. Bridal Mask
If Snowpiercer's class conflict sparked your interest, check out this stunning television series set during the Japanese occupation of Korea. A masked fighter appears to unite the people in rebellion.
This gritty noir thriller about an undercover police officer and a mysterious mobster is filled with action and suspense.
For yet another Song Kang Ho feature film, check out this historical drama about a physiognomist who finds himself trapped in the middle of a power struggle for the throne.
6. Two Weeks
A low-level thug finds himself framed for murder in a massive political cover-up. He escapes police custody and tries to prove his innocence in this action-packed fugitive drama.
7. Golden Cross
This intense melodrama follows one man's journey to exact revenge on Korea's wealthiest and most powerful members of society.
This one's for the science fiction fans. A man discovers a way to go back in time, and he tries to right a tragedy in his past.
This epic saga of power and money follows one family's two-decade struggle from poverty to owning a massive conglomerate and facing the difficulties that come with greed.
Like Bridal Mask, this historical series picks up Snowpiercer's man-of-the-people theme. At the end of the Joseon empire, the son of the last great swordsman must learn to take up the gun to avenge his family and protect the people.
So, Snowpiercer fans, are there any others you would add to the list? Comment below!