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Drama Recaps
Gu Family Book: Episode 13
by | May 20, 2013 | 204 Comments
There’s so much cuteness today. Plotwise, the episode itself is almost filler, because it’s a lot of fallout from the last one with a bit of setup for what’s to come. But the adorable moments just come one right after another, and after all the emotional wreckage last week, I suppose we all deserve it.... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Han Hyo-joo chases Jung Woo-sung in The Watchers
by | May 20, 2013 | 53 Comments
The poster and first teaser are out for the chase action thriller The Watchers (also going by the title Cold Eyes), starring Jung Woo-sung as a mob boss on the run from the law — the super creepy Big Brother Is Watching kind of law. I’m pretty sure Jung Woo-sung is still the bad guy... More »

Sitcoms/Variety Shows
1 Night 2 Days: Episode 438
by | May 18, 2013 | 78 Comments
EPISODE 438. Broadcast on May 12, 2013. javabeans: We kick off Part 2 of our “romantic backpacking trip” with special guest Choi Kang-hee, and the captions prompt the question: What do you need with you on a backpacking trip? Tae-woong says a camera, Tae-hyun says music, and I’m hoping somebody said food and shelter. girlfriday:... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Uhm Jung-hwa and Kim Sang-kyung’s thriller Montage
by | May 17, 2013 | 23 Comments
It looks like Uhm Jung-hwa (Dancing Queen) has another box office hit on her hands with her suspense thriller Montage, which opened yesterday in second place against Hollywood blockbusters The Great Gatsby and Iron Man 3. The film stars Uhm Jung-hwa as a mother who lost her child to a kidnapper fifteen years ago, and... More »

Drama Casting & News
Revenge drama Shark’s character posters
by | May 17, 2013 | 77 Comments
Aw, does the vengeance mastermind need a hug? A snuggle wasn’t really the concept I was expecting when KBS released the character posters for its revenge thriller Shark, but hey, every wronged-hero-turned-mysterious-avenger needs to cry on somebody’s shoulder, right? The new Monday-Tuesday drama is gearing up to premiere in just over a week, and even... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Yuri cast as Lee Jong-seok and Seo In-gook’s love interest
by | May 16, 2013 | 122 Comments
It’s a dirty job, but somebody’s gotta do it. The new sports movie No Breathing starring Lee Jong-seok (School 2013) and Seo In-gook (Answer Me 1997) as rival swimmers has finally locked in a confirmation for a leading lady in Girls’ Generation idol Kwon Yuri. This will be her first major starring role in a... More »

Drama Casting & News
First teaser and stills for I Hear Your Voice
by | May 16, 2013 | 54 Comments
Ooh, here’s our first peek at Lee Jong-seok in his new drama I Hear Your Voice, getting ready to air on Wednesdays and Thursdays on SBS. Um, they kind of look exactly like stills from his last drama School 2013, except maybe Go Nam-soon would just wear his scars like an accessory instead of hiding... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Kim Nam-gil and Sohn Ye-jin consider reuniting on the big screen
by | May 15, 2013 | 71 Comments
Is it officially a reunion if their first onscreen outing hasn’t aired yet? Kim Nam-gil and Sohn Ye-jin already have a drama on the way with KBS’s revenge thriller Shark set to premiere in two weeks, but word is they’re also both considering the same movie, called Pirate. Wait, the movie’s got a nautically-themed title... More »

Drama Recaps
Gu Family Book: Episode 12
by | May 14, 2013 | 394 Comments
We’re halfway through the series and it’s a turning point for every character, as friendships, romances, and family loyalty all get tested when the beast is let loose. It’s like taking a bear that’s happy to live in the zoo, sticking it in the wild, and poking it repeatedly with a stick. Humans are dumb... More »

Drama Casting & News
Choi Min-soo cast as Uhm Tae-woong’s father in Sword and Flower
by | May 14, 2013 | 34 Comments
Now that’s one badass father-son pair. Choi Min-soo (Happy Ending, Warrior Baek Dong-soo) has been cast in the new KBS sageuk Sword and Flower as Uhm Tae-woong’s father, and one of history’s baddest mofos, military dictator Yeon Gaesomun. Even though he’s only twelve years older than Uhm Tae-woong in real life, he’s pretty perfect to... More »

Drama Recaps
Gu Family Book: Episode 11
by | May 13, 2013 | 160 Comments
There’s nothing like reuniting with your first love to make you totally confused about your best-friend-who’s-totally-not-your-girlfriend-you-swear. The love triangles take a front seat in this episode and complicate matters in a good way, because sometimes you have to get what you’ve always wanted to know whether or not you really wanted it. Tags: featured, Gu... More »