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Drama and movie list of thriller genre

Dirty Carnival
  • Title: Dirty Carnival
  • Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
  • Broadcast Date: November, 2006
  • English Subs:  Yes
  • Casts: Ho-Jin Jeon, In-Jae Heo , In-Seong Jo, Ku Jin, Yoon Jae-Moon
  • Status: Complete
  • Summary/Synopsis: 

    Byung-du is a 29-year-old career criminal, working for the middle-rank enforcer Sang-chul. Burdened with a terminally ill mother and taking care of younger siblings, Byung-du is feeling financial pressure as a substitute patriarch. When the big boss President Hwang is cornered by a corrupt prosecutor, Byung-du volunteers for a whack job and wins the big man's trust. However, his real trouble begins when friend Min-ho, an aspiring movie director, asks him to be a consultant for the latter's debut film.

  • Title: Resurrection
  • Also Known As: 부활 / Bu-hwal
  • Genre: Drama, Thriller
  • Broadcast Date: June, 2006
  • English Subs:  Yes
  • Total Episodes: 24
  • Casts: Han Ji Min, Ko Joo Won, So Yi Hyun, Uhm Tae Woong
  • Status: Complete
  • Summary/Synopsis: 

    Yu GangHyuk was only 7 years old when his father was murdered in a car "accident" and separated from his identical twin, Yu Shin-hyuk. He forgot his name and family and given the name Suh Ha-eun by his adopted father Suh Jae-soo. He falls in love with his adopted sister, Eun-ha and tried to be very honourable about it. He was led to become a cop because of his father’s badge. While investigating an alleged case of suicide, he eventually learns of his twin brother. Against the warnings of his peers, Ha-eun becomes more and more involved in this suspicious case. As a part of a larger scheme, Ha-eun is targeted for a hit by unknown individuals. And when Ha-eun and Shin-hyuk finally meet for the first time after twenty years, the murderers kill ShinHyuk accidently mistaken him for Haeun. As a result, Ha-eun vows to get revenge by giving his enemies psychological torture and takes on his brother's persona as an undercover cop and that is where the drama begins... This is a wonderful detective drama with a psychological twist.

  • Title: Puzzle
  • Also Known As: Dodoiyuheui peurojekteu, peojeul
  • Genre: Crime, Thriller
  • Broadcast Date: January, 2006
  • English Subs:  Yes
  • Casts: Hong Seok-Cheon, Ju Jin-Mo, Kim Hyun-Sung, Mun Seong-Kun, Park Jun-Seok
  • Status: Complete
  • Summary/Synopsis: 

    Hwan, Ryu, Noh, Jung and Gyu. Five people, no connections or previous knowledge of each other. The mysterious X asks these five people to steal an important document inside a bank, the reward too appealing to refuse despite the difficult mission. But beyond everything they have to go through, who is this X, orchestrating the pieces of this puzzle like a puppet master?

  • Title: Cello
  • Also Known As: 첼로 - 홍미주 일가 살인사건 / Chello hongmijoo ilga salinsagan
  • Genre: Horror, Thriller
  • Broadcast Date: August, 2005
  • English Subs:  Yes
  • Casts: Jung Ho Bin, Kim Na Woon, Park Da An, Wang Bit Na, Sung Hyun Ah
  • Status: Complete
  • Summary/Synopsis: 

    Mi-ju's day has gone badly: her career as a musician and a teacher are stalled, a former student threatens revenge for a bad grade, an invitation to a concert reminds her of a friend's fatal car accident, there's a near accident on her drive home, and when she arrives, things are momentarily creepy. That night, a ghost visits her, and everyone in her household, including her dog, her sister-in-law, her husband, and their two daughters, is at risk. Over the next few days, the past takes on new importance. As people die horrid deaths, Mi-ju must discover where the evil resides.

  • Title: Shiri
  • Also Known As: Swiri / 쉬리
  • Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
  • Broadcast Date: January, 2003
  • English Subs:  Yes
  • Casts: Choi Min-Sik, Han Suk-Kyu, Kim Yoon-Jin, Song Kang-Ho
  • Status: Complete
  • Summary/Synopsis: 

    "Have you ever seen fish cry?"

    When special agent Ryu of South Korea's secret service fails to prevent the death of an arms smuggler-turned-informant, he instinctively suspects the involvement of Hee, an enigmatic sniper from a North Korean terrorist group.

    A skilled master of disguise, Hee has previously assassinated many government officials but since managed to disappear, escaping the unrelenting pursuit of South Korean agents.

    Now it appears that she has returned...

Whispering corridors 2: Memento Mori
  • Title: Whispering corridors 2: Memento Mori
  • Also Known As: Yeogo goedam II / 여고괴담 두번째 이야기 / 여고괴담 2
  • Genre: Thriller
  • Broadcast Date: December, 1999
  • English Subs:  Yes
  • Casts: Gong Hyo Jin, Kim Jae In, Kim Kyu Ri, Lee Young Jin, Park Ye Jin
  • Status: Complete
  • Summary/Synopsis: 

    Min-ah discovers a scarlet-covered diary as she is hurrying to school. She has a brief hallucinatory experience when she opens it, initiating a series of strange occurrences which eventually draw Min-ah into the eerie world of the diary. In her desire to find out more about the diary, Min-ah feigns an illness, getting permission to lie down in the school's clinic. There she witnesses the reunion of Hyo-shin and Shi-eun... The day in the girls' high school is half over, and the students are preoccupied with the trauma of getting their physical checkups. Suddenly their hustle and bustle is abruptly interrupted by a sharp scream which announces the death of Hyo-shin... Soon, her ghostly entity will linger over everyone's secret..