Drama Reactions & Reviews
Spill the Beans: Cultural insights and the not-so-good old days of drama watching
by | February 11, 2016 | No Comments
Social obligations? Puh-leez. Drama addiction always wins. To submit your story, email us your stories, and we’ll keep sharing them as long as you guys keep sending them in.   Mekko is Hallyu personified—it all starts with dramas, then the food, then the culture. Who can blame her for choosing... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
Kang Haneul depicts life of occupation-era poet in Dongju
by | February 11, 2016 | 23 Comments
This movie will surely make me cry, but it looks like a must-watch. Kang Haneul (Youths Over Flowers in Iceland, Misaeng) has a new project that’ll hit theaters next week: It’s the latest from acclaimed director Lee Jun-ik (Sado, King and the Clown) called Dongju: The Portrait of a Poet,... More »


Drama Recaps
Six Flying Dragons: Episode 38
by | February 10, 2016 | 47 Comments
The different voices vying for a chance to influence the fledgling nation of (almost) Joseon really come into the fore this hour, forcing everyone involved to start picking sides, if they hadn’t already. Sitting this one out is not an option, either for the audience or for those still loyal... More »


Meta
We’re currently experiencing technical problems
by | February 10, 2016 | 21 Comments
Girlfriday and I are intermittently unable to access our own site. So I am writing this message quickly before I get kicked out of my own home (my own home!!) to let you guys know what’s going on, even though frankly, WE don’t know exactly what’s going on. We had... More »


Drama Casting & News
Interviews with Cheese in the Trap’s cast (Part 2)
by | February 10, 2016 | 47 Comments
Time for Part 2! Part 1 of the cast interviews for Cheese in the Trap featured some of the more prominent actors, such as Park Hae-jin and Seo Kang-joon, but the drama does have a notable cast of fresh faces who regularly steal scenes—or if not outright steal, then at... More »


Celebrity News
Jeon Ji-hyun gives birth
by | February 10, 2016 | 59 Comments
Congrats to actress Jeon Ji-hyun, who just gave birth to a baby boy on the morning of February 10. Her agency announced that mother and son are both healthy, and that she’ll be taking some time off to rest, after which she’ll choose her comeback project. There are a few... More »


Drama Recaps
Six Flying Dragons: Episode 37
by | February 9, 2016 | 68 Comments
I know there’s been a lot of Bang-won up here lately, but there’s a lot of Bang-won in this show, which makes any attempt to avoid him a futile effort. So here’s the man himself, doing his best impression of someone who’s actually paying attention and not, say, plotting the... More »


Drama Casting & News
Interviews with Cheese in the Trap’s cast (Part 1)
by | February 9, 2016 | 106 Comments
Given that the Lunar New Year holiday took away our two new episodes of Cheese in the Trap this week (graaaaar!), I suppose it’s only fitting that the cast would at least embark on a massive interview circuit and give us pretty hanbok-clad New Year’s photos. It doesn’t ease the... More »


Drama Recaps
Remember—Son’s War: Episode 16
by | February 9, 2016 | 23 Comments
Good things happen to our heroes and bad things happen to Gyu-man? Somebody pinch me because I must be dreaming. Of course, with every ray of sunshine, there’s a bittersweet thundercloud just lurking around the corner. But it’s enough to know we can actually hope there will be a situation... More »


Celebrity News
Oh Snap! Kim Tae-hee takes normal beach photos
by | February 9, 2016 | 123 Comments
To match, of course, with her normal dates with superstar Rain. In her recent interview with InStyle magazine, the woman who’s made a living out of being really, really, ridiculously good looking, Kim Tae-hee, talked about her practically snooze-worthy life with her beau and how she’s grateful for her age... More »