If you've watched enough Korean movies and dramas, you've undoubtedly seen one of Korea's top stars: Jun Ji-hyun. The "My Love from Another Star" and "The Thieves" actress has been on a roll since her 2012 comeback.Yet, before she was known as Cheon Song-yi to current audiences, she was known as "the sassy girl" and a cop.

We, at  Asian Filmist, are all about breaking down Asian films that defined actors' careers. So with this in mind, we go back to 2001 and 2004 to track down two of Jun Ji-hyun's iconic movies. Let's take a look at two of her iconic movies from her earlier days that jump-started her career: My Sassy Girl and Windstruck.

My Sassy Girl review:

Windstruck review:


Jason Yu runs Asian Filmist, a site all about in-depth Asian movie reviews and discussion. If you liked our movie reviews, we'd love if you subscribed to our YouTube and FacebookAnd if you want more Asian movie recommendations, grab our free e-book on 108 Asian films to watch as a newcomer.