From her stellar acting chops to her undeniable beauty, Park Shin Hye is one of the most prominent actresses of the k-drama world.
Not only possessing beautiful appearance and outstanding talent, Park Shin Hye is also very wise in choosing movie projects with attractive storylines and charismatic characters. That is the reason that makes her one of the best actresses on the Korean small screen with a long list of impressive films. Let’s take a look at the 10 movies that have made Park Shin Hye’s mark in the public’s heart.
Best films of Park Shin Hye
STAIRWAY TO HEAVEN
Stairway to Heaven is the first film in Park Shin Hye’s acting career. In the movie, she plays the role of Jung Suh – a gentle and honest girl who has to endure a lot of suffering. Jung Suh’s life began to become a series of tragedies when stepmother Tae Mira and stepchild Han Yoo Ri appeared. The mother and daughter always find ways to harm and separate her from the boy she secretly loves – Song Joo. When the duo hasn’t enjoyed a happy life, cancer came and brought Jung Suh to heaven. Though she just appeared in some episodes in the young version of Jung Suh, her innocent face and big round eyes left an indelible impression on the audience.
2. TREE OF HEAVEN
After the success of Stairway to Heaven, Park Shin Hye continued to appear with Lee Wan in the tragic movie Tree of Heaven. The TV series revolves around the love of Hana (Park Shin Hye) – a Japanese girl who lost her father at a young age – and Yoon Seo (Lee Wan) – a Korean boy who has no mother. Fate made them become one family when Hana’s mother remarried Yoon Seo’s father. The family’s troubles and difficult circumstances have brought them closer together. From here, a love story begins. Although movie couldn’t make it big on the screen, the acting of the two main actors received a lot of positive comments. In particular, the tragic scenes made Park Shin Hye shine in the eyes of critics.
3. PRINCE HOURS
If Princess hours 1 tells about the journey to becoming the queen of a poor girl, part 2 of the film is a story about Lee Hoo (Se7en) – a normal guy with royal blood. Lee Hoo’s life was comfortable until he knew he was a prince. In this film, Park Shin Hye takes on the role of Sae Ryung – a beautiful, intelligent girl. She possesses all the skills and demeanor needed in the royal palace and is a strong candidate for the position of a royal duke. Unfortunately, the prince is far different from what she dreamed of, causing her to change her mind and outlook on life. Opposite to the previous gentle and meek image, Park Shin Hye in Princess Hours 2 is a strong and ambitious girl.
4. YOU’RE BEAUTIFUL
Another drama that helps Park Shin Hye step out of her comfort zone is You are beautiful. The story begins when the idol group ANJELL searches for a new face. However, on the debut day, rookie Go Mi Nam suddenly got injured, causing his sister Go Mi Nyeo (Park Shin Hye) to reluctantly replace her brother. Also from here, she realized her burning passion for singing and art. This is a funny, cute but romantic movie.
With the Heartstrings, Park Shin Hye continued to return to the pure avatar. She played the role of Lee Kyu Won, a student at an art university. To fulfill the wish of her grandfather – one of Korea’s top musicians, she always strives to become a talented traditional musician. During a concert of The Stupid group, she met the cool, talented vocalist Lee Shin (Jung Yong Hwa) and began to develop feelings for him. This is a lovely TV series and will satisfy the expectations of the audience for the couple Shin Hye – Young Hwa.
6. FLOWER BOY NEXT DOOR
Adapted from the hit comic book I Steal Peeks At Him Every Day, the Flower Boy Next Door revolves around the life of Go Dok Mi (Park Shin Hye), a freelance editor with a secluded lifestyle. Dok Mi has a crush on her neighbor Tae Joon (Kim Jung San) and often sneaks a peek at him with binoculars. Accidentally discovering this secret, Tae Joon’s cousin Enrique Geum (Yoon Shi Yoon) was extremely curious and determined to know about Dok Mi. He helped her step out of the lonely world and open up to life. In addition, the special attention from manga author Oh Jin Rak and Japanese chef Watanabe Ryu also formed a troubling love affair. With humorous situations and charming characters, the film gives the audience a lot of laughter, but there is no shortage of sweet and romantic moments.
7. THE HEIRS
Can anyone forget The Heirs – a blockbuster movie that has caused storms on Korean and Asian screens? In the role of poor girl Cha Eun Sang, Park Shin Hye has stirred up the lives of a group of super-rich students who were born with a silver spoon on their mouths. Although being overbearing and stubborn, these boys always yearn for love and freedom to do what they like. In the movie, she is entangled in a love triangle with two handsome and rich dudes. If you were you, who would you choose, Kim Tan (Lee Min-Ho) or Choi Young Do (Kim Woo Bin) )?
Pinocchio is the journey to seek justice of passionate young reporters. In this film, Park Shin Hye plays Choi In Ha, a beautiful girl who suffers from the Pinocchio Syndrome, where she cannot lie without breaking into hiccups. Meanwhile, Choi Dal Po (Lee Jong Suk) is a person who is very good at concealing real emotions. He often hides his manly beauty and excellent intelligence through his sloppy, dull look. The on-screen chemistry between the two main characters was so real that the love rumor appeared after the movie was over.
Having essayed gentle and shy characters over many years, Park Shin Hye took on the strong role in Doctors. In a white blouse, she plays the role of a smart, courageous female doctor Yoo Hye Jung, who is always ready to stand out to protect the interests of patients. As a very upright person, she doesn’t trust anyone and often stays away from romantic relationships. However, her life completely changed when Dr. Hong Ji Hong, also her senior 13 years ago, appeared.
10. MEMORIES OF ALHAMBRA
If you’re looking for a fantasy, adventure love story, this is the movie for you. Memories of Alhambra tells about the mysterious love between Jung Hee Joo (Park Shin Hye) – a beautiful hostel owner in Spain – and the powerful, indifferent CEO, Yoo Jin Woo (Hyun Bin). The adventurous journey begins when Jin Woo travels to Spain to buy the virtual reality game created by prodigy Jung Sea Joo. He meets Hee Joo and gets swept up in a series of events that turn his life upside down. The drama is one of the highest-rated Korean dramas in cable television history and was praised for its creative plot and its unexpected twist.
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