It can be said that adultery has always been a topic that many Korean drama makers have exploited and been too smooth with fans. Sadly, in fact, there are very few Korean films about adultery exploiting in the direction of revenge on husband and minor tam because if done wrongly, it will make the main character become objectionable, the plot is easy to go into the “makjang” path. “.
However, there are still some revenge films that are very popular with the audience and never stop being hot, but the names below are a typical example.
1. My Husband’s Lover (내 남자의 여자)
Director: Jung Eun Young
Screenwriter: Kim Soo Hyun
Actors: Kim Hee Ae, Kim Sang Joong, Bae Chong Ok, Ha You Mi,…
Hwa Young (Kim Hee Ae) is a realist and very rational girl. After graduating from university, she worked at a hotel and met a man with two Korean-American bloodlines, got married and moved to America together.
Some time later, they discovered they could not have children because of the husband’s physical problems. Despite trying many ways, this fact still cannot be changed. As a result, her married life gradually cracked, plus the failure in business, her husband’s depression and suicide. After all the pain, Hwa Young returned to Korea.
With help from her best friend Ji Soo (Bae Chong Ok), Hwa Young begins life in Korea again after more than 10 years. By chance, she meets Joon Pyo (Kim Sang Joong), who has just married Ji Soo and learns that Joon Pyo and Ji Soo are in a loveless marriage. Hwa Young is madly in love with Joon Pyo and even moved to the neighborhood where the couple Joon Pyo – Ji Soo live.
Ji Soo has known Joon Pyo since he was a student. After 7 years of dating, Ji Soo also married Joon Pyo but was never considered a daughter-in-law by her husband’s family.
Ji Soo has always been obsessed with being the perfect wife and helping her husband succeed in life and career. Misfortune struck Ji Soo when she discovered Joon Pyo was having an affair with her best friend Hwa Young. The love in her momentarily turned into hatred, also from here, the life of all three continuously encountered turbulence.
2. Woman Of Dignity (품위있는 그녀)
Directed by: Kim Yul Cheok
Screenwriter: Baek Mi Kyeong
Actors: Kim Hee Sun, Kim Sun Ah, Jung Sang Hoon, Lee Tae Im, Lee Ki Woo,…
Woo Ah Jin (Kim Hee Sun) lives a lavish life thanks to a rich father-in-law. But suddenly, her husband’s family’s financial situation plummeted, and her husband had an affair with a female painter she was investing in.
Won Ah Jin’s life thus became hopeless and deadlocked. Meanwhile, her husband’s family recruits a mysterious maid named Park Bok Ja (Kim Sun Ah). Originally a scammer and aspiring to become the president’s wife, she became a nightmare for Won Ah Jin alone.
Woman Of Dignity is a work that exposes the harsh reality of upper-class families, adultery like changing clothes and taking advantage of each other. And what stands out is the brainstorming battle between the most elite ladies with the desire to become rich.
3. Avengers Social Club (부암동 복수자들)
Directed by: Kwon Seok Hang
Screenwriter: Sajatokki (webcomic), Kim Yi-Ji
Actors: Lee Yo Won, Ra Mi Ran, Myung Se Bin, Jun,…
Avengers Social Club Okay transform from Sajatokki’s webcomic of the same name, revolving around the Bok Ja club, which gathers women with the same goal of getting revenge on someone.
Kim Jung Hye (Lee Yo Won) is the daughter of a family who runs a large company. She is upright, arrogant, but also naive and cute at times. Kim Jung Hye’s marriage was not built on love, but only for the benefit of two families. Even so, she still tries her best to be a good wife. One day, she found out her husband was having an affair. To get revenge, she plans and sets up the Bok Ja revenge club.
In addition to Kim Jung Hye, the revenge club has other members with different backgrounds: widow Hong Do Hee (Ra Mi Ran) whose son is involved in a school violence case, Lee Mi Sook (Myung Se Bin) ) was abused by her professor husband, and Lee So Gyum (Jun), son of Kim Jung Hye’s husband’s ex-wife. All of these people will come up with their own revenge plans and support each other.
Directed by: Lee Jung-Rim
Screenwriter: Hae Won
Actors: Jang Nara, Lee Sang Yoon, Lee Chung Ah, Kwak Sun Young, Pyo Ye Jin,…
Na Jung Sun (Jang Na Ra) works in the customer service department, specializing in the 1% group of VIP guests at Sung Un mall. She is married to Park Sung Joon (Lee Sang Yoon), who works in the same department as her. One day, tragedy struck, Jung Sun discovered her husband had an affair. On the journey to find the identity of the trio and take revenge, each secret related to the upper world is gradually revealed.
5. The World Of The Married (부부의 세계)
Directed by: Mo Wan Il
Screenwriter: Joo Hyun
Actors: Kim Hee Ae, Park Hae Joon, Han So Hee, Park Sun Young, Kim Young Min, Lee Kyung Young, Jeon Jin Seo,…
The World Of The Married Remade from the famous series Doctor Foster of the BBC, marking the return of actress Kim Hee Ae to the small screen after a 4-year hiatus. The film revolves around and recreates the tragedies in a medical family. Ji Sun Woo (Kim Hee Ae) is an elite medical doctor.
She is married to Lee Tae Oh (Park Hae Joon) and has a son together. She thought she had everything that many people wish for: a warm family, a loving husband and a brilliantly successful career, but suddenly one day, she discovered that she was disabled. husband and others betrayal.
Despite giving her husband the opportunity to confess and start over, Lee Tae Oh repeatedly cheated on her time and time again. After knowing all of her husband’s secrets, Ji Sun Woo began to plan revenge and regain her property and custody of her children. The World Of The Married Currently airing on JTBC, the latest episode recorded a rating of 18.8%, breaking the previous record of rating of its predecessor. Itaewon Class.
6. Temptation of Wife (아내의 유혹)
Director: Oh Se Gang
Screenwriter: Kim Sun Ok
Actors: Jang Seo Hee, Byeon Woo Min, Kim Seo Hyung, Lee Jae Hwang,…
Jung Kyu Bin is in the same school as Goo Eun Jae. Because he liked Goo Eun Jae so much, once, Jung Kyu Bin drank alcohol and took her. Goo Eun Jae’s plan to study abroad in France fell apart because she found out she was pregnant.
In the end, Goo Eun Jae had to put aside her dream and marry Jung Kyu Bin. Goo Eun Jae’s married life was still peaceful until 5 years later, she discovered that her husband had an affair with Shin Ae Ri, her best friend and also had a 5-year-old son.
When the truth was revealed, Jung Kyu Bin’s family forced Goo Eun Jae to sign the divorce papers. After Goo Eun Jae left, Jung Kyun Bin went to her place to get the ring back.
During the struggle, Goo Eun Jae fell into the sea. Despite trying to call for help, Jung Kyu Bin and Shin Ae Ri deliberately ignored Goo Eun Jae to die. Contrary to what Kyu Bin and Ae Ri wanted, Goo Eun Jae was fortunate to be saved by a family. Years later, she returned to take revenge under a different identity, turning the lives of Jung Kyu Bin and Shin Ae Ri completely upside down.