Chungmuro/Film News
Choi Woo-shik sheds his maknae image with In the Room
by | September 19, 2014 | 12 Comments
I’m laughing at myself because I was totally going in a different direction with this news before I read that Choi Woo-shik’s upcoming movie, In the Room, is an erotic film. The actor (Covertly Greatly, Rooftop Prince) totally won me over with his endearing portrayal of Jang Hyuk’s little brother... More »


Drama Recaps
Discovery of Romance: Episode 10
by | September 19, 2014 | 33 Comments
We’re past the halfway point of the show, and I’m glad to say we’ve overcome the midway hump. Moving forward full speed ahead. Though we get less plot, we’re given loads of emotional development, and it couldn’t have come at a better time. The small hints given throughout the episodes... More »


Meta
CJ Giveaway: Win tickets to see Tazza 2 in theaters
by | September 19, 2014 | 31 Comments
So, CJ Entertainment contacted us and asked if we wanted things to give away to you guys, and we figured, we like free stuff, you guys like free stuff, what’s not to like? We have a couple CJ giveaways in the pipeline, but we’re kicking things off with movie tickets... More »


Open Thread
Open Thread #361
by | September 19, 2014 | 290 Comments
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Drama Casting & News
You From Another Star gets a U.S. remake on ABC
by | September 19, 2014 | 92 Comments
Well, if you were going to pick one popular K-drama of the past year or two to remake, this would be the one: mega-hit fantasy-fusion romantic comedy series You From Another Star will be remade for American television by Sony Pictures Television, to air on ABC. The remake will keep... More »


Drama Recaps
She’s So Lovable: Episode 1
by | September 18, 2014 | 73 Comments
Has it already been four years since we last saw Rain on the small screen? Time sure does fly. She’s So Lovable (also known as My Lovely Girl) aired this week on SBS, rounding out the Wednesday-Thursday lineup of three whole dramas from the biggest three broadcasters—just like the old... More »


Drama Casting & News
Secret Door’s enthusiastic press conference
by | September 18, 2014 | 30 Comments
It’s here, it’s here, it’s finally here: A press conference was held on the 18th for Secret Door, which at long last will be premiering next Monday on SBS. The stars and director of the reinterpreted historical drama fielded questions from journalists, and unilaterally the message was, “I feel privileged... More »


Drama Casting & News
SBS cuts Feel-Good Day, accelerates Modern Farmer
by | September 18, 2014 | 64 Comments
Aw, it’s sad news for those (admittedly few) of us who are watching the SBS weekend family drama Feel-Good Day; the drama is being cut down from its originally planned 50 episodes to 44 in total. The broadcaster claims that the cut is due to scheduling conflicts during the Asia... More »


Drama Casting & News
SBS’s Birth of a Beauty courts Han Ye-seul, Jung Kyeo-woon
by | September 18, 2014 | 41 Comments
SBS’s weekend drama Birth of a Beauty is ramping up its casting process with Han Ye-seul (Myung-wol the Spy) and Jung Kyeo-woon (God’s Gift – 14 Days) surfacing as the latest names in contention for the leads (which I suppose indicates that Joo Sang-wook may be out of the running.... More »


Drama Recaps
My Secret Hotel: Episode 7
by | September 18, 2014 | 47 Comments
After a break last week thanks to the Chuseok holiday, My Secret Hotel is back! Yay! It’s a busy day at The Secret Hotel as everyone prepares for the wedding that will save their jobs and the hotel’s reputation. Now that they’ve been given a second chance, will the bride... More »


Drama Recaps
Discovery of Romance: Episode 9
by | September 17, 2014 | 84 Comments
Questions are answered and emotions come to a head, as our leading man comes face to face with his past behavior for the first time. Tae-ha makes a realization that rocks him to the core on many levels, which could be a real game-changer. And Ha-jin had better figure out... More »