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Bong Joon Ho's Parasite made history at Oscars 2020 by becoming the first foreign-language film in the 92-year history of the Academy Awards to win the Best Picture Oscar. Over the last couple of decades, maestro director Bong Joon Ho has been silently creating some of the best movies that give you comedy, thrill, and action, coupled with his signature style that leaves you with a lasting impact. In case you are wondering where to watch other Bong Joon Ho hits, we have a guide for streaming them online.

1. The Host (2006)

Probably one of Bong Joon Ho's biggest hits, The Host was a massive success in South Korea and had all the elements of a fun monster movie - slapstick humour, thrilling action, and visual marvel. It stars Joon Ho's favourites - Song Kang Ho and Bae Donna.

Watch The Host online on Netflix in India

2. Snowpiercer (2013)

With Chris Evans in the lead role, Snowpiercer was Joon Ho's first English film and was yet another of his works that the critics simply loved. The movie has a video game-like plot that fills the film with a ton of great suspense.

Watch Snowpiercer online on Netflix in India

3. Mother (2009)

Bong Joon Ho has been working on creating thrillers with a lasting feel ever since Mother came out in 2009. The movie's story has several twists and turns as actor Kim Hye-ja stars in this horrific story of destruction caused by humankind.

4. Okja (2017)

Okja is one of the biggest Bong Joon Ho movies internationally considering it is a Netflix original. It revolves around a super pig originally made for human consumption, shown as an adorable living being with compassion.

Watch Okja online on Netflix in India

5. Barking Dogs Never Bite (2000)

Bong Joon Ho's first feature is also probably his weakest of the lot. That said, Barking Dogs Never Bite, the comedy thriller revolving around a graduate student, doesn't really disappoint in the larger scheme of things.

Unfortunately, Barking Dogs Never Bite isn't available for streaming online in India