Chungmuro/Film News
Yoo Yeon-seok and Moon Chae-won’s seduction train takes off
by | November 30, 2015 | 21 Comments
It’s kind of funny how on paper, this movie sounded like Before Sunrise when Yoo Yeon-seok (Warm and Cozy) and Moon Chae-won (Good Doctor) were cast: A man and a woman meet by chance on the KTX train from Seoul to Busan and a romance unfolds over the course of... More »

Drama Casting & News
Answer Me 1988 delays broadcast in January
by | November 30, 2015 | 62 Comments
I knew Answer Me 1988 was cutting it close to the wire from the start, given that they took two extra weeks to premiere after Twenty Again and didn’t even do a standard pre-show press conference (because they literally didn’t have the time to spare actors and producers for a... More »

Drama Casting & News
Press conference and open set day for Saimdang, the Herstory
by | November 30, 2015 | 21 Comments
We’re still quite a ways off from the seeing SBS’s historical drama Saimdang, the Herstory on the air, but the drama did hold a press conference and open press day at the shooting location on November 30. Since the series doesn’t even have a spot on the schedule yet, I... More »

Drama Recaps
D-Day: Episode 20 (Final)
by | November 29, 2015 | 30 Comments
After all these episodes of Director Park attempting to get Hye-sung fired and kicked out of the hospital, never to be allowed to use a scalpel again, he’s now the only doctor who can save Director Park’s life. Well, the other doctor is Woo-jin, who Director Park also tried to... More »

Drama Recaps
Bubblegum: Episode 10
by | November 29, 2015 | 56 Comments
Ri-hwan needs Haeng-ah more than ever as he sinks into a gloom. But need can quickly devolve into burden, and when that burden causes more harm than good, something must change. When Ri-hwan can no longer sit back and wait for things to change, he takes things into his own... More »

Drama Recaps
Six Flying Dragons: Episode 16
by | November 29, 2015 | 62 Comments
What a ride. Bang-won displays his multiple talents this episode, which range from thinking like the enemy to being a damn fine orator. The darkness that dwells within him isn’t missed by the others, but it seems to be more or less tolerated when his crazy risk-taking yields crazy good... More »

Drama Recaps
Answer Me 1988: Episode 8
by | November 28, 2015 | 151 Comments
Today’s episode is about brothers, the kind who’re weird and drive you crazy most days, and are kind of embarrassing. But put them in danger, and suddenly it reveals so much about everyone around them, and what they’d do to protect someone they love. Episode 8 logged the highest average... More »

Drama Casting & News
News bites: November 28, 2015
by | November 28, 2015 | 25 Comments
Song Ji-hyo, Joo Jin-mo Song Ji-hyo (Ex-Girlfriend Club) has been filming in China for her role in the Chinese-French-Korean action comedy movie Rush Delivery. In it, the variety star is paired with a mainstay on the Chinese edition of Running Man, Chen He. The film also stars French actor David... More »

Drama Recaps
Six Flying Dragons: Episode 15
by | November 28, 2015 | 64 Comments
Though it may not be Moo-hyul’s turn to be introduced as one of the dragons, I’d be a slimy politician’s uncle if I didn’t at least give him points for effort. Reunions abound in an episode that takes the time to set the table for what’s to come, resulting in... More »

Drama Recaps
Answer Me 1988: Episode 7
by | November 27, 2015 | 174 Comments
It’s a countdown to Christmas, and an episode all about giving presents—agonizing over what to get someone, the anticipation of getting the thing you asked for, and most importantly, what that present really says about your relationship, and all of the unspoken feelings that come along with the package. Gifts... More »

Drama Recaps
Running Man: Episode 274
by | November 27, 2015 | 17 Comments
Being close to your partner is one thing, but getting chained to them all day is another. This week, our teams will find out how the most basic of tasks can prove cumbersome when one is physically attached to one another. Everything from getting into a car to simply going... More »