Lee Seung-chul (Korean: 이승철; Hanja: 李承哲; born December 5, 1966) is a South Korean singer best known for the hit songs, "My Love", "Never Ending Story", and "Girls' Generation". He debuted in 1985 as the vocalist of the rock band Boohwal, which he left in 1989 to release his first solo album, Don't Say Good-Bye. He has released 12 Korean studio albums in total. He is also active in Japan, where he is known by the stage name Rui.Lee has won several major awards, including the Album Bonsang at the 1989, 2004, and 2009 Golden Disc Awards; and Musician of the Year (Male) at the 2005 Korean Music Awards.
Movies & TV shows
A Little Princess
Mal-soon is a tough granny in a shanty town. In front of her, 12-year-old Gong-ju appears with her baby sister Jin-ju on her back. Mal-soon's runaway daughter is claimed to be the daughter of Gong-ju....
Sae-Bom is living with her mother. On a winter day, Sae-Bom finds a letter from her mother in Japan.
Former sports announcer Ji-hee gets fired from the broadcasting station and starts her own YouTube channel with the dream of getting back on her feet. One day, a wanted killer calls her to interview ...
Cloud, Encore is a kind of "making-of film" about the filming of Im Kwon-taek’s 102nd film Revivre.
Gravity of the Tea
Gravity of the Tea is an Im Kwon-taek masterpiece (embracing the long time it took between his birth and the filming of the 102nd movie Revivre).
South Korea, September 21st, 2008 Eight citizens, the first to intervene as jurors in the country's legal history, are randomly selected to examine a case that appears to have been resolved due to the...
During Japanese colonial rule, YU Gwan-sun is imprisoned for starting the March 1 Movement, a peaceful protest for Korea’s independence. Undaunted, YU unites her fellow inmates to resist Japan. The Ja...
The First Shot
Lee Ho-yeon is a salesman from a pharmaceutical company who is very shy.
Jung-il and Soon-nam were just ordinary parents who raised two lovely kids. It was not until their son Su-ho’s sudden death the family started to break apart, with all the happiness gone at once. Whil...
The Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) is a most dangerous zone in the world, which was established on July 27, 1953 when the Armistice Agreement was signed during the Korean War. And now in the DMZ... the stru...
The deliveryman ran into Haemi, a girl who used to live in his neighborhood. She wants to know if he'd be willing to look after her cat while she's away. She met Ben while on her trip. Ben tells Jongs...
A group of people meet for the first time in a long time and play a game that reveals each other's secrets.
When a crime organization from North Korea crosses into South Korean soil, a South Korean detective must work with a North Korean detective to investigate their location.
Dr. The old man told the landlord he killed someone.
Warriors Of The Dawn
The proxy soliders in Joseon are trying to fight against the Japanese invaders with the help of a vulerable prince who just took over the country's military command.
The Bacchus Lady
So-young, a 65-year-old woman is so called ‘Bacchus lady’, one of the most reputed prostitute for old men at the old park in the center of Seoul. One day she learns that her customer SONG gets stroke,...
Proof of Innocence
A disgraced ex-cop is trying to get revenge on his partner in a high-profile murder case. He is in a conflict with powerful and dangerous forces.
After learning that a woman who loved him in the past had killed herself, a catholic priest climbs up one of the bridges crossing the Han River to commit suicide. The homeless person told the man on t...
A Man and a Woman
Two people dropped off their children at a camp. The man and woman are interested in each other.
In the year of the Aomori Asian Games, a former ice hockey player gets an offer to be a director of the Korean national ice hockey team. A figure skating player who wants to get married by becoming a ...
A divorcee discovers that her daughter and Chinese nanny have vanished.
Seung-ju, robbed clean of his wallet and phone by four high schoolers! Jung-taek, swept into the chase only to have his gun snatched away by the same teens! An erratic pursuit by two men, stripped of ...
One Way Trip
Four best friends, Yong-bi, Ji-gong, Sang-woo and Doo-man who just turned twenty and just came of age took the road to Pohang, a small city near the beach—since one of the friends, Sang-woo, is enlist...
The Sound of a Flower
During the Joseon Dynasty, lowborn Chae-sun challenges the rule that states only men allowed to sing while navigating devotion to her teacher and the demands of the king's father.
Northern Limit Line
In 2002, South Korean patrol boats engaged in a deadly battle with North Korean patrol boats who crossed the maritime border known as the Northern Limit Line and attacked.
People are evicted from their homes. The police are trying to break up the demonstration. The bigger problem is caused by death.
A story about three friends who just turned twenty, an age where you can do whatever you want, love whoever you want, and have opportunities abroad.
An arrogant lawyer is about to start her new job at the biggest law firm in the states and she is going to become a mother of two kids. A day before she leaves, she passes out in a car wreck. She real...
Chronicle of a Blood Merchant
Set in a village right after the Korean War, poor but good-hearted Heo Sam-gwan sets out to win the most beautiful girl in the village, Heo Ok-ran, by selling his blood to earn money. When Sam-gwan's ...
A fishing-boat crew takes on a dangerous commission to bring illegal immigrants from China to Korea.
An untalented actor is making a living playing minor roles. He is playing the role of Kim Il-sung, the former leader of North Korea. His son looks up to him. The summit isn't realized and that leads t...
Ode To My Father
Korea was founded in 1950. The beginning of a lifelong promise is marked by a child's vow to take care of his family.
The movie talks about the genius high school student who dreams of becoming the next Pavaroti although he is part of a gang and Sang-jin, currently a countryside art school music teacher but once a hi...
Hwayi: A Monster Boy
After being kidnapped as a small child and raised by five men, a teenage boy is forced to join their life in crime.
El Fin del Mundo
The End of the World looks at the meaning of art in a future era where social values and order have vanished. The News from Nowhere is an art project.
A look-alike commoner is secretly hired to take the place of a poisoned king and save his country from falling into chaos.
A horror movie about the mysterious happenings that happen to a pair of sisters after watching an unidentified video. Directed by Kim Tae-kyeong, Park Bo-yeong plays Se-hee who tries to save her siste...
A serial killer murdered a girl. The residents begin to suspect him one by one, as he tries to cover his tracks and plan another kill before escaping.
A Millionaire On The Run
Young-in and his colleague Seung-dae are a pair of professional bagmen working for various lobbyists in finance, media and a host of other industries requiring political favors. Feeling guilty about h...
On Christmas Eve at Tower Sky, an ultra-luxurious building complex, a White Christmas party is held to dazzle its equally high-end tenants and their guests. The manager of the building was forced to c...
Young hearing-impaired students were the victims of repeated sexual assaults by faculty members at the Gwangju Inhwa School for the hearing-impaired over a period of five years in the early 2000s.
Meet the In-Laws
When a cartoonist falls in love with one of his fans, there is a battle between their families. The conservative Yeongnam region and the politically liberal Honam region are where Da-hong and Hyun-joo...
The boy's father is on a quest for answers after his former high-school bully committed suicide.
A servant falls in love with a girl. The girl wants to improve her station in life, even though she loves her servant.
Finding Mr. Destiny
The First Love Agency was set up by a man to help people find their first love. He fell in love with his first client.
Mi Ja works part-time so she can't raise her grandson alone. She approaches the world with child-like curiosity despite her difficult situation. Enrolling in a poetry class, she tries to capture life ...
Hyeong-gu is a young Korean who visits Japan by boat three or four times a month to help with Bo-gyung. Tooru is a young Japanese man who welcomes him. For the sake of their families, money, and frien...
On Christmas Eve, a man is left by his girlfriend.
Himalaya, Where the Wind Dwells
A Korean executive will deliver the remains of a Nepalese migrant worker to his family.
Castaway on the Moon
Mr. Kim is in debt after losing his job. He was washed up on an island after jumping into the river. He begins a new life as a homeless person after abandoning thoughts of suicide. His antics caught t...
8 contestants compete for a billion wons ($1 Million USD) in a survival reality TV show. The challengers must spend 7 days in the Australian desert. On the second day, one contestant is found dead. Th...
Marine Boy is the story of a former national swimmer who finds himself in debt, and out of desperation is employed as a mule by a mobster to smuggle drugs out of the country.
Like Father, Like Son
The story of people who really wanted to be happy | Like walking slow, like singing joyfully, it's living. Legendary rock singer Tae-soo (played by Kim Sang-joong), who dominated the music scene in h...
The Last Dining Table
A surrealist film about irony and separation that explores modern social problems including pollution and environmental concerns and the collapse of family values.
Yong-soo is an ex-soccer player who lives in a small coal-mine village in North Korea with his wife and young son, Joon. Although living in extreme poverty like many other families in North Korea, the...
The first radio station in Korea was launched by the Japanese. In order to brainwash the Korean people into becoming Japanese citizens, it broadcasts propaganda. Lloyd Park, a young man who has only j...
Like a Virgin
Chubby high school student and Madonna-devotee Oh Dong-ku is a trans woman living with her alcoholic father. She wants to have sex reassignment surgery, but she works part-time to save money. Despite ...
A man named Ki-bong has emotional maturity of 8 years and suffered brain damage as a child. The village people call him 'Barefoot Ki-Bong' because he runs barefoot and serves his mother before it gets...
200 Pounds Beauty
The story is based on a Japanese Manga.
Sympathy for Lady Vengeance
After 13 years of imprisonment for the kidnapping and murder of a 6 year old boy, beautiful Lee Guem-ja starts looking for revenge against the man that was really responsible for the boy's death. She ...
Romance of Their Own
Han-kyung a rustic girl, comes to town to live with her mom. Attracted to her pure charm, the most popular guys Hae-won and Tae-sung come up to fight each other. But Tae- sung has a fatal secret not t...
The Big Swindle
One month has passed since he was released from jail. An elaborate plan has been cooked up by him. The biggest bank robbery in history will make any thief have a wet dream. The best thieves come toget...
The basis for the film is the novel 'Les Liaisons Dangereuses'. Lady Cho wants Soh-ok to become her husband's concubine. Lady Sook, who lives according to her convictions as a Catholic, is the one who...
With no idea how he came to be imprisoned, drugged and tortured for fifteen years, a desperate businessman is looking for revenge.
The Way Home
The story begins when San-woo and his mother board a bus. The seven-year-old urban boy is annoyed by the unsophisticated rural passengers. His mother is taking him to live with his elderly grandmother...
Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance
The story of Ryu and his sister is told here. Ryu and his girlfriend came up with a plan to abduct Park's daughter in order to pay for the transplant. When things go badly wrong, the situation spirals...
Ji-eun, a member of North Korea's dance troupe and the daughter of the leader of the country, escaped to the South after one of their perfomances. Ji-eun searches for a new life of freedom in South Ko...
A woman stands trial for her life with a lawyer who is determined to save her even though she refuses to be saved.
Romances end in blood and the frail hopes of individuals are torn apart in a vile continuity of colonialism, civil war and occupation. Korea was the first war zone of the Cold War. Today's divided cou...
A young man gets into a relationship with his neighbor after moving into a run-down apartment building. Both the characters and the building have traumatic histories, and the ghosts of their past come...
Ae-Ryun runs a video store called "Sad Movie" on her own. She is a typical Pisces who likes French films and takes an interest in everyone surrounding her. Her best friends are the movies that surroun...
Barking Dogs Never Bite
A college lecturer doesn't like the sound of a dog. He decides to take drastic action.
A group of friends gather in the spring of 1999 to celebrate their 20 year reunion. Yeong-ho is unhappy and puts a damper on the celebrations. The seriousness of Yeong-ho's depression becomes apparent...
The Harmonium in My Memory
A high school girl in a mountain village falls in love with a new school teacher. There is a person named Jang. With taking care of her youngest baby brother for her widowed mother and the age differe...
An ordinary housewife in her late thirties with a successful architect husband and a young son is named Seo-hyun. Life is a series of banal routines for her, even though she is provided with upper cla...
The male radio presenter and female TV home shopping phone operator are lonely. Younghae is crazy for her friend's boy-friend because he is focused on getting back to his ex-girl-friend. The two of th...