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Pinocchio: Episode 6
by | November 28, 2014 | 43 Comments
It’s an episode about rivalries every which way imaginable, between romantic rivals, TV networks, rookie teams, and the shouty sunbaes who train them. The newbies get sent into the field for the first time on their own, and as expected, it’s a jungle out there. I’m not even sure if they’re fighting each other, their... More »


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Dr. Frost: Episode 1
by | November 27, 2014 | 15 Comments
Why yes, the doctor will see you now. OCN’s newest Sunday psychological crime procedural Dr. Frost is one slick and shrewd show, working through its first case at near breakneck speed, thanks to one sexy brain and his plucky teaching assistant. Meet the one psychology professor that can get a read on your psychological and... More »


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Liar Game: Episode 12 (Final)
by | November 27, 2014 | 170 Comments
Good news! Liar Game won’t be going down as yet another good show ruined by a bad ending, because this finale delivers. And in traditional fashion, everything you think you know about the small set of characters who’ve become near and dear to our hearts these past six weeks will be thrown on its head.... More »


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Pinocchio: Episode 5
by | November 26, 2014 | 80 Comments
Now that feelings are getting mixed up with warring agendas, things start to get complicated in a good way, and more is left unsaid than ever before. Sadly for our heroine, even denial leads to hiccups, which means she either has to confess her feelings, or be stuck hiccupping for the rest of her life.... More »


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Misaeng: Episode 12
by | November 26, 2014 | 74 Comments
The hurdles to complete the used-car project are even higher than before now that the entire company is keeping a close eye on Sales Team 3, and Chief Oh’s confidence goes through a beating as he tries to figure out a way to convince the executives — and his own team — that this project... More »


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Liar Game: Episode 11
by | November 26, 2014 | 93 Comments
It’s nothing but the best for this penultimate episode, which delivers thrills and some legitimately frightening chills as our villain drops poisonous breadcrumbs to help our hero navigate through the repressed memories of his childhood, all while the competition rages on. Despite the huge palette of cash there to remind everyone what’s at stake, this... More »


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Cantabile Tomorrow: Episode 14
by | November 25, 2014 | 60 Comments
Aw, this is my favorite episode yet. It made me cry, and it also made me laugh so hard I may have snorted food down the wrong pipe. (The pain was totally worth it.) There’s a thread of bittersweetness and wistfulness that made the episode feel particularly poignant, with characters confronting obstacles, accepting certain truths,... More »


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Modern Farmer: Episode 12
by | November 25, 2014 | 70 Comments
Yoo-na’s arrival in Hadurok-ri shakes things up as expected, with some interesting and unexpected results. And she’s not the only newcomer to the village, as it seems everyone has decided to try a little country air. Things are changing in the sleepy little village — some for the better, some for the worse, and some... More »


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Cantabile Tomorrow: Episode 13
by | November 24, 2014 | 82 Comments
Sometimes I wonder whether the show would be served by upping the conflict and angst quotient, but then cuteness like this reminds me that entertainment doesn’t always necessitate a dramatic push-pull movement, and that minor triumphs can be just as satisfying to watch as the climactic, grandiose ones. It is probably safe to say that... More »


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Misaeng: Episode 11
by | November 24, 2014 | 116 Comments
It’s a bittersweet ride for Sales Team 3, as they set things straight but find themselves as the target of scorn. While they’re awarded for their commendable work, they also become victims of workplace politics and suspicion. As for our newbies, they’re slowly but surely finding their place. They find pleasure in the small accomplishments... More »


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Modern Farmer: Episode 11
by | November 23, 2014 | 60 Comments
Get your tissues, because this episode is a tear-jerker several times over. Feelings are hurt and mended and hurt again, jealousies start to rear their ugly heads, and at least one character learns some sad truths about their past. But just when we start to think that these people are becoming a family that can... More »