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Six K-Movies For Ladies' Night Out Or Date Nights In

BY Adrienne Stanley | Jul 02, 2015 03:51 PM EDT

Seo In Guk and Lee Jong Suk star in 'No Breathing.'
(Photo : 9ers Entertainment )

Seo In Guk is currently heating up television screens throughout Korea as Lee Hyun, a brilliant criminal profiler in "I Remember You." Seo has won the hearts of K-Drama viewers with his piercing gaze and iconic roles in series including "Reply 1997."

Demonstrated his capacity to appear in both action and romantic roles, through his portrayal of Kang Woo in the 2014 Hong Sisters' hit "Master's Sun."

While he continues to be a top K-Drama star, he experienced his breakout film role in the 2013 flick, "No Breathing." Seo led the cast, which included Lee Jong Suk and Girls' Generation member Yuri, as Won Il. Won Il is an aspiring professional swimmer whose career is abruptly interrupted when his father dies during a swimming accident.  Upon the death of his father and mother, his life spirals out of control until he is rescued by a friend of his deceased father. 

Forced to attend a school that is focused solely on physical education, Won Il begins to turn his life around and reconsiders swimming. Lee Jong Suk portrays Woo Sang, his career-long rival. The long-time competitors begin to form a lasting friendship which is challenged by their mutual love for Jung Eun (Yuri). 

"No Breathing" provides thrilling action, a romantic plot and gratuitous shirtless scenes of Lee Jong Suk and Seo In Guk, making it the perfect ladies' night movie. 

Here are five other movies that are perfect for a ladies' night out gathering or a date night in. 

Ladies' Night Out flicks

1. "No Breathing"

Seo In Guk and Lee Jong Suk provide strong performances, in addition to serving as eye candy in this 2013 film. 

2. "Marriage Blue" 

Tired of staring at an endless stack of invitations for your friend's summer weddings? The 2013 film, "Marriage Blue" provides many reasons to be thankful that you are not the person who is engaged. The film is set within a week before the weddings of four couples. 2PM's Taecyeon portrays Won Chul, a chef who is finally ready to take the plunge, after dating So Mi (Lee Yeon Hee) for seven years. When So Mi travels to Jeju Island for a nail art competition, she falls madly in love with a tour guide played by "Mask" leading man, Joo Ji Hoon. 

3. "Hot Young Bloods"

Park Bo Young is set to return to television in the tvN series, "Oh My Ghost." She helps to turn up the comedy in the 2014 teen film "Hot Young Bloods." Park portrays Young Sook, a teenager who has a huge crush on Joong Gil (Lee Jong Suk). The antics escalate when So Hee, a beautiful student from Seoul, captures the heart of Joong Gil and other male students. 

Date night movies

1. "The Huntresses"

Ha Ji Won is fantastic in her comeback series, "The Time We Were Not in Love." She delivers Joseon Period girl power with solo vocalist Ga In and Kang Ye Won (Bad Guys) in "The Huntresses." 

.2. "A Werewolf Boy"

The summer often ushers in romance for young couples. "A Werewolf Boy" is a timeless supernatural film starring Park Bo Young and Song Joong Ki, that deserves to be repeatedly watched. 

3.  "Mourning Grave"

Scary movies make for great date nights. Kang Ha Neul and "We Got Married" star Kim So Eun lead the cast of this eery 2014 mystery horror flick. 

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About the writer: Adrienne Stanley is a contributing editor for KDramastars. She is also a contributing writer for KpopStarz, MTV Iggy, Viki and CJ Entertainment's KCON blog. Her passions include a love of K-pop and Asian drama. When she is not writing, she is hanging out on Twitter (@retrogirladdy).

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