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Pinocchio: Episode 7
by | December 3, 2014 | 85 Comments
There are some harsh growing pains in store for our rookies, and as it always seems to be in life, the most idealistic of the bunch with the loftiest expectations is the one who falls the farthest. Today’s episode is inspired by a proverb about the frog in the well, who refused to look outside... More »

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Misaeng: Episode 14
by | December 3, 2014 | 111 Comments
It’s a new year — 2013, to be precise (remember, this show is set in the past) — and the One International team gears up for bonuses and promotions. All the newbies have their struggles, be it the fear of not being hired on permanently, or the cruel actions of a petty and hateful boss,... More »

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Cantabile Tomorrow: Episode 16 (Final)
by | December 2, 2014 | 135 Comments
Everyone ready to say goodbye? Cantabile Tomorrow ends its story in the spirit of much of its run, with a touch of sentimentality undercut by silliness and comedy, and buoyed with themes of friendship and growth. It may be time for the characters to move on to the next chapter of their lives, and while... More »

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Modern Farmer: Episode 14
by | December 2, 2014 | 50 Comments
The villagers prepare for the national singing contest, with more than one surprise poised to turn the results (and some feelings) on their ear. A visitor to Hadurok-ri creates a stir, but a birthday reconciliation has them leaving town happier than when they came. Some more strides are made in the main lovelines, though another... More »

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Cantabile Tomorrow: Episode 15
by | December 1, 2014 | 99 Comments
Almost at the end! *Sniff* Finale week is upon us, and it definitely starts to feel like we’re heading into the final stretch as we prepare to say goodbye to these characters and take a look back at how far they’ve come. The downside is that the feeling is a bit bittersweet, and I’ve come... More »

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Misaeng: Episode 13
by | December 1, 2014 | 125 Comments
While this episode is about the big sales pitch by Sales Team 3, the real stars of this episode are the newbies, who are slowly becoming a cohesive unit. Newbie huddles are becoming more regular, as more workplace shit hits the fan and as more achievements come and go. They find their way, still get... More »

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Modern Farmer: Episode 13
by | November 30, 2014 | 61 Comments
This whole episode centers around the romances (or lack thereof) happening in Hadurok-ri, and it feels like everyone keeps taking one step forward and eighteen steps back. One couple may end before it even begins, while others look like love is in their path whether they like it or not. A new village challenge to... More »

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Bad Guys: Episode 9
by | November 30, 2014 | 25 Comments
Now that’s a look from a guy who’s not messing around. I didn’t think an episode that takes us through yet even more answers would be all that suspenseful, but if there’s anything I’ve learned about Bad Guys is that it can churn out 66 solid minutes of thrills and surprises. We flesh out Goo-tak’s... More »

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Pinocchio: Episode 6
by | November 28, 2014 | 124 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 | 21 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 | 205 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 »