Drama Recaps
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by | September 5, 2015 | No Comments
The more loyal Tae-ho becomes to Heung-sam, the more his friends start to distance themselves from him. It’s unclear whether Tae-ho knows he’s being used, but he’s in danger of losing the people who actually care about him in favor of power and money. And as much as Tae-ho’s gutsy... More »


Drama Recaps
Twenty Again: Episode 3
by | September 4, 2015 | 60 Comments
It’s no easy business being twenty, even the second time around. Our ajumma freshman takes a long hard look at her life up until now, and comes up pretty short when she measures up the last twenty years. Thankfully it gives her a fresh outlook on how to spend what... More »


Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Running Man: Episode 262
by | September 4, 2015 | 12 Comments
This week, it’s a food lovers’ paradise where our cast will eat their way through Seoul following the recommendations of their taxi drivers. Get ready for an all-day adventure that requires speed, luck, and most importantly, an empty stomach because today’s teams will get to eat to their hearts’ content.... More »


Drama Casting & News
Four Flying Dragons down, two left to go
by | September 4, 2015 | 51 Comments
I’m patiently waiting for the next teaser for SBS’s historical drama Six Flying Dragons to arrive, but in the meantime, at least we’re getting a steady trickle of still shots from the show, and so far the production quality looks impressive. The newest stills of the bunch feature Yoon Kyun-sang,... More »


Open Thread
Open Thread #411
by | September 4, 2015 | 383 Comments
  Autumn Vacation – “잘 있지 말아요” (Don’t be well) [ Download ]   RELATED POSTS Open Thread #410 Open Thread #409 Open Thread #408 Open Thread #407 No tags for this post.... More »


Drama Recaps
Yong-pal: Episode 9
by | September 4, 2015 | 145 Comments
The relationship between our two friends turned lovers takes a huge leap in an episode filled with heartwarming moments interspersed with ominously murderous ones, which is about as good a blend as you get in my book. Tae-hyun and Yeo-jin have no idea what’s in store for them, but if... More »


Drama Recaps
Scholar Who Walks the Night: Episode 18
by | September 3, 2015 | 79 Comments
It’s a lovely episode about confronting your worst fears and choosing to fight the good fight, no matter how dismal things seem right now. Our hero loses faith in his own humanity, but that’s when the people around him begin to step up in some impressive ways, proving that sometimes,... More »


Drama Recaps
Mrs. Cop: Episode 10
by | September 3, 2015 | 19 Comments
With the serial killer case solved, Young-jin’s team takes on a new crime ring. Boss Park steps up his own personal revenge plan and we learn a bit more of his history with President Kang, though there are still a lot of unanswered questions. I’m not really surprised though, as... More »


Drama Casting & News
She Was Pretty on the cover of a magazine
by | September 3, 2015 | 65 Comments
Well at least She Was Pretty is getting some mileage out of its fashion magazine setting — the character posters are an array of magazine cover spreads for the leading characters, and the main poster is a cute use of Hwang Jung-eum’s face on a cover, used to shield her... More »


Drama Casting & News
Ji-soo, Lee Won-geun up to play high schoolers in Sassy, Go Go
by | September 3, 2015 | 47 Comments
Jung Eun-ji, Lee Won-geun Keeping in mind that none of these castings is confirmed yet, I’m glad to see the names in the mix for KBS’s cheerleading high school drama Sassy, Go Go—or rather, I’m really excited about ONE name in the latest crop, and that’s newcomer Ji-soo, who came... More »


Drama Recaps
Scholar Who Walks the Night: Episode 17
by | September 2, 2015 | 155 Comments
Now we’re getting somewhere! After the lack of movement last week—getting through those two plot-stagnant episodes was a chore, I’ll tell you—we have a nice uptick in tempo today, with scholar-nim working through a fresh strain of angst. I’d say it’s amazing how much of a difference it makes when... More »