How do Koreans feel about the US?

According to Pew Research Center, 84% of South Koreans have a favorable view towards the United States and Americans (ranked within top 4 among the countries in the world). Also, according to a Gallup Korea poll, South Korea views the U.S. as the most favorable country in the world.

What is the number 1 Korean movie?

The Admiral: Roaring Currents
Domestic films by admissions

Rank English title Director
1 The Admiral: Roaring Currents Kim Han-min
2 Extreme Job Lee Byeong-heon
3 Along With the Gods: The Two Worlds Kim Yong-hwa
4 Ode to My Father Yoon Je-kyoon

Does the US control South Korea?

Since the 1950-1953 Korean War, the American military has retained authority to control hundreds of thousands of South Korean forces alongside the roughly 28,500 U.S. troops in the country if another war breaks out.

Does Korea have a film industry?

The film industry in Korea has become one of the world’s most active markets through the development of multiplexes and the popularity of the movie-going culture. In 2019, the total number of moviegoers in South Korea was over 226 million, surpassing the 200 million mark for the eighth year in a row.

Who is South Korea’s closest ally?

One of South Korea’s major strategic challenges today is maintaining a diplomatic balance between its two major foreign partners, the United States and China. While its alliance with the U.S. is vital to South Korea’s strategic security, China is South Korea’s largest trade partner.

Why Korean movies are so violent?

Compared to Chinese, who usually keep their emotions to themselves and rarely show them in public, the Koreans are much more willing to hold and exhibit their emotions. This means that when Korean directors make violent thrillers, they get REALLY violent, and when they make revenge fantasies, they get REALLY vengeful.

Who is enemy of Korea?

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said the United States is his nuclear-armed nation’s “biggest enemy” and threatened to vastly expand his nuclear arsenal.

What is Korea’s favorite country?

As you can see in the graph above, United States was looked upon most favorably, with 16% answering that it is the foreign country that they like the most. In second place was Australia with 12% of the votes, followed by Switzerland and Canada which both got 9% of the votes for a tied third place.