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15 Movies Like Burning (2018)

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1 Parasite (2019) ★ 8.6

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In the story, a rich man asks his friend to pretend he has qualifications and take over tutoring for his daughter while they're on vacation. The poor lead takes up this offer but is quickly pushed by both parents into dating their teenage crush: each of them fighting with one another until she eventually agrees and things spiral out of control from there. After some bizarre events, the family's lives are changed forever when somebody moves in during their absence.
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2 Oldboy (2003) ★ 8.4

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Abducted on a rainy night in 1988, the obnoxious drunk, Oh Dae-Su, much to his surprise, wakes up locked in a windowless and dilapidated hotel room, for an unknown reason. There, his invisible and pitiless captors will feed him, clothe him, and sedate him to avert a desperate suicide--and as his only companion and a window to the world is the TV in his stark cell--the only thing that helps Oh Dae-Su keep going is his daily journal. Then, unexpectedly, after fifteen long years in captivity, the perplexed prisoner is deliberately released, encouraged to track down his tormentor to finally get his retribution. However, who would hate Oh Dae-Su so much he would deny him of a quick and clean death?
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3 Enduring Love (2004) ★ 6.3

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Two strangers become connected by a tragedy, yet one dangerously feels that the connection goes much deeper than the other is willing to admit.
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4 Dark Places (2015) ★ 6.2

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Libby Day is a lifeless woman who survived the massacre of her family in their farmhouse in the countryside of Kansas when she was eight. She's been living on donations and lectures ever since. Thirty years ago, the police believed that a satanic cult was responsible for the murder of her mother and two sisters, and her brother Ben was convicted with her testimony in court. Today, however, an acquaintance, Lyle Wirth, invites Libby to visit "The Kill Club", where amateurs investigate famous crimes, and she finds that they believe Ben is innocent. Libby needs money and, in return, accepts to revisit the slaughter of her family and comes up to the painful revelations and the ultimate truth.
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5 Flightplan (2005) ★ 6.3

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On a Berlin-New York flight operated by an ultra-modern Boeing 747, Kyle Pratt's 6-year-old daughter, Julia, unexpectedly disappears without a trace. Undergoing the emotional stress of her husband's untimely death, Kyle desperately tries to prove her sanity to the crew and passengers who don't believe her. But the situation looks so absurd and fantastic that she herself is beginning to doubt the adequacy of their perception of reality.

In addition, the facts show that Julia was not on the plane at all. Realizing that to solve this mystery and save her daughter will have to be alone, Kyle decides to rely entirely on his wits and ingenuity.

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6 Secret Window (2004) ★ 6.5

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Mort Rainey is a successful writer going through a rather unfriendly divorce from his wife of ten years, Amy. Alone and bitter in his cabin, he continues to work on his writing when a stranger named John Shooter shows up on his doorstep, claiming Rainey stole his story. Mort says he can prove the story belongs to him and not Shooter, but while Mort digs around for the magazine which published the story in question years ago, things begin to happen around Shooter. Mort's dog dies, people begin to die, and his divorce proceedings with Amy continue to get uglier. It seems that Shooter has Mort over a barrel, but perhaps Mort has his own ideas on how to resolve all the problems that plague him lately.
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7 Gone Girl (2014) ★ 8.1

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Everything was ready for the celebration of five years of married life, when all of a sudden the birthday girl inexplicably disappeared. What was left behind were traces of a struggle in the house, blood that had clearly been tried to erase, and a string of clues in the treasure hunt game-the wife had arranged it every year for her adoring husband. And it seems that these clues offer a chance to shed light on the fate of the disappeared.
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8 Irresistible (2006) ★ 5.7

Sophie Hartley is convinced that she is being stalked. She becomes increasingly certain that her husband's beautiful co-worker, Mara, wants her children, her husband and her life. But no one believes Sophie. Forced to prove her sanity, Sophie grows increasingly paranoid - but is she imagining things? Sophie becomes completely caught up in her obsession, turning stalker herself - and makes a discovery more frightening than her worst fear.
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9 The Hidden Face (2011) ★ 7.3

Shattered by the unexpected news of their irreversible break-up, an aspiring orchestra conductor is puzzled by his girlfriend's mysterious and seemingly inexplicable case of disappearance. But, can he look beyond the facts?

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10 Minari (2020) ★ 7.4

Yearning to own a small patch of land and be more than a chicken sexer, the ambitious paterfamilias, Jacob Yi, relocates his Korean-American family: sceptical wife, Monica, and their children, David and Anne, from California to 1980s rural Arkansas, to start afresh and capture the elusive American Dream. However, new beginnings are always challenging, and to find out what is best for the family, let alone start a 50-acre farm to grow and sell Korean fruits and vegetables, is easier said than done.
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11 Lucid Dream (2017) ★ 6.2

Three years ago, Dae-ho lost his young son, a child kidnapped in an amusement park. The inconsolable father has been trying to find the boy all these years, but the police are powerless, and they haven't found a single clue in all this time. Then Tae-ho clings to his last chance - to use a conscious dream in which he can see the details and details of events that happened a long time ago.

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12 Border (2018) ★ 7.0

A customs officer who can smell fear develops an unusual attraction to a strange traveler while aiding a police investigation which will call into question her entire existence.
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13 The Call (2020) ★ 7.1

Seo-yeon, 28, takes the train to the South Korean countryside to visit her hospitalized mom. Having lost her smartphone on the train, she finds a phone in her mom's house. She finds a hidden basement and Young-sook's 20 year old/Nov.1999 diary when she, too, was 28. Her shaman stepmom believes her stepdaughter will become a serial killer if let out and is very cruel to her. The two 28 y.o. women start talking together on the same phone in the same house but separated by 20 years. Can Seo-yeon's dad, who died then, be saved? Can history be changed? Should it?
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14 Ashfall (2019) ★ 6.2

The volcano on Baekdu Mountain, located in the Chinese-North Korean border has been dormant since 1903. Suddenly without warning it erupted and a team of specially trained professionals from both countries must join forces to prevent disaster for the peninsula by preventing an imminent eruption that threatens their lives as well.
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15 The Handmaiden (2016) ★ 8.1

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1930s Korea, in the period of Japanese occupation, a new girl (Sookee) is hired as a handmaiden to a Japanese heiress (Hideko) who lives a secluded life on a large countryside estate with her domineering Uncle (Kouzuki). But the maid has a secret. She is a pickpocket recruited by a swindler posing as a Japanese Count to help him seduce the Lady to elope with him, rob her of her fortune, and lock her up in a madhouse. The plan seems to proceed according to plan until Sookee and Hideko discover some unexpected emotions.

The Handmaiden (2016) is on #15 spot of movies related to Burning (2018). The Handmaiden (2016) was released in 2016, made by Park Chan-wook and has average rating 8.1 in 2022. Main stars of the The Handmaiden (2016) film are: Kim Min-hee, Ha Jung-woo, Cho Jin-woong.

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