2010 was a great year for Korean cinema and as here at Modern Korean Cinema I'm going back through Korean film to get a sense of what were the best and most important films through the years. I'm thrilled to present my top 10 for the year to coincide with the Korean Cinema Blogathon. I have seen a lot of films from 2010 and the only major omission is Cafe Noir which has yet to find a DVD release, here's hoping there'll be one!
This follows on from January's Top 10 Films of 2011 and I hope to make my way back through to the 90s.
Without further ado, scroll through the top 10 below, followed by some honourable mentions and the year's biggest turkeys:
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