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High School King of Savvy: Episode 17 (Final)
by | August 12, 2014 | 146 Comments
We’re here! The final installment of our zippy double-life workplace romance gives us mostly plot to get us through the last leg, but it doesn’t discount the cute or the heart. Just when we start to question the validity of the choices made, we’re reminded of the true reason why we stuck with Savvy in... More »


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Marriage Not Dating: Episode 12
by | August 11, 2014 | 148 Comments
There’s no more hiding now that everyone knows the engagement was a sham – but rather than putting the issue to rest, the revelation only kicks off more hurt and misunderstandings than it solves. The fallout is so much worse than Jang-mi and Ki-tae feared, and they don’t even have each other to lean on... More »


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High School King of Savvy: Episode 16
by | August 11, 2014 | 72 Comments
Hyung-seok finally comes to his senses this episode, though we all wish it hadn’t taken quite such a heartbreaking tragedy to make it happen. Gramps’ death casts a shadow over the show as well as Min-seok’s family, and the challenge is to figure out how to carry on with life without everyone’s favorite cheerful guardian... More »


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Marriage Not Dating: Episode 11
by | August 10, 2014 | 138 Comments
Hey all! I’m covering both of this week’s episodes of Marriage Not Dating while girlfriday is at KCON (so jealous!)… so please bear with me, I’m not as super-fast as she is! Let’s send her and javabeans our best wishes for a fantastic weekend and a safe return! Ki-tae and Jang-mi aren’t bound to their... More »


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Trot Lovers: Episode 14
by | August 10, 2014 | 32 Comments
The parents get some major focus this episode, as Dad (finally!) reappears and we begin to unravel what really happened to his wife — and who might be responsible. Note: It might not be who you think. Soo-in begins to realize that her mother’s schemes may not be foolproof, and tries to take her fate... More »


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It’s Okay, It’s Love: Episode 6
by | August 8, 2014 | 156 Comments
Sometimes the hardest things for some are the easiest for others, like disclosing heavily-guarded secrets or formulating words to describe one’s feelings in the moment. Still, there’s more to fear than words when there are both corporal and non-corporal threats running around prepared to attack our hero at any moment. Because a bathroom lock may... More »


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Fated To Love You: Episode 12
by | August 7, 2014 | 422 Comments
If you thought that yesterday’s episode was brutal, then gird your loins for what comes next, which can best be described as a lot. A lot of pain, a lot of blame, and a lot of noble idiocy—and if you’re thinking to yourself that maybe this specific brand of noble idiocy will be different, you’d... More »


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Joseon Gunman: Episode 14
by | August 7, 2014 | 44 Comments
Our hero loses a bit of faith but gains resolve, and revenge takes center stage, shunting off politics to the side. Not that the politics doesn’t try to horn its way back, but our hero isn’t having it—not when there are more important things to do, people to kill. It feels like we’re stepping into... More »


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It’s Okay, It’s Love: Episode 5
by | August 7, 2014 | 110 Comments
We get a scenic tour of mental illnesses this episode, which is definitely one way to take doctoring out of a potentially stuffy hospital setting and into the great outdoors. It also serves as a nice setting for Jae-yeol and Hae-soo’s romantic entanglements to get, well, more entangled—because nothing really cements a growing bond like... More »


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Fated To Love You: Episode 11
by | August 7, 2014 | 200 Comments
Brace yourselves, everyone—this is not an easy hour. We see the fallout of the worst birthday present ever, and it’s up to one incredible heroine to pull herself together to protect everyone in this family. It’s a heavy burden to bear, having to listen to hurtful words and being tough as nails waiting for her... More »


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Joseon Gunman: Episode 13
by | August 6, 2014 | 68 Comments
Today thrusts us onto a political roller coaster, with our characters upping their smarts game and going in for the tactical kill, only to realize that being an evil political mastermind is a lot harder than it looks. There’s a reason each drama only has one of those! Also, it looks like Joseon Gunman is... More »