Spirit fame Ma Dong-seok's 7 must-see Korean action movies

Author: Desimartini Editorial Team

It is an explosive, action-packed journey through the gritty streets of South Korea. It tells the story of the ruthless crime syndicates clash in Seoul's underworld.

The Outlaws

It is a detective drama, marking Ma Seok-do returns to hunt down a notorious gang, delivering justice with his fists. High-octane action drive this gripping sequel.

The Roundup

It revolves around a zombie outbreak, which traps passengers on a speeding train, turning survival into a frantic race against time. 

Train to Busan

In this film, an unlikely alliance forms between a gangster and a cop to catch a vicious serial killer. Riveting crime thriller with stellar performances and edge-of-your-seat tension.

The Gangster, the Cop, the Devil 

It is follows the efforts of a former gangster, who embarks on a mission to rescue his kidnapped wife. The film offers non-stop action driving this gripping rescue tale.


It is the story of a washed-up arm wrestler, who fights for a chance at redemption and discovers the importance of family. It's a heartwarming sports drama. 


It revolves around a former boxer turned PE teacher, who uncovers dark secrets in a small town while searching for a missing girl.

The Villagers