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Drama Recaps
Secret Door: Episode 16
by | November 13, 2014 | 36 Comments
Despite being thrown into what seemed like a pit of quicksand leading straight to hell, our hero digs deep to solve the impossible problem, and to keep his soul while doing it. It’s a tall order, and one that nobody expects him to achieve, but while we know to keep the faith, the big question... More »


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Pinocchio: Episode 1
by | November 12, 2014 | 105 Comments
SBS’s new Wednesday-Thursday drama Pinocchio—the latest project from the writer-director team behind I Hear Your Voice—premiered today, and in keeping with their style, the show is sweet and light with a touch of idealism and heartbreak. I’ve always liked this writer’s very earnest approach, even if it’s not the most complex, and I especially enjoy... More »


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Liar Game: Episode 7
by | November 12, 2014 | 129 Comments
It’s a new week, which means a new round to entice our characters to sell their souls for sweet, sweet dollar bills. We even get an extra dash of intrigue and amusement when everyone’s favorite debt collector gets to participate in the actual game instead of being relegated to the sidelines, not to mention when... More »


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Misaeng: Episode 8
by | November 12, 2014 | 105 Comments
Sometimes being a leader requires sacrifice, and Chief Oh faces his Scylla and Charibdys as he’s forced to choose what is more important to him: his integrity or his team. As for our newbies, we learn who Young-yi’s mysterious caller is, and Baek-ki’s finally loses his patience for being constantly ignored when he asks the... More »


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Cantabile Tomorrow: Episode 10
by | November 11, 2014 | 96 Comments
Lots of satisfying moments in this episode, with the gang reunited and ready to make music together. With new goals come new challenges, and it’s Nae-il’s turn to buck up and challenge herself to grow, even if the process is uncomfortable. It’s gratifying to see the effort these characters put into trying to grow despite... More »


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Modern Farmer: Episode 8
by | November 11, 2014 | 89 Comments
I’m pretty sure nobody in the entire town of Hadurok-ri makes it out of this episode uninjured, as they take on thieves, inanimate objects, and even Nature itself. But several citizens also manage to make forward strides in the relationship department — some of them risking life and limb to win the object of their... More »


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Secret Door: Episode 15
by | November 10, 2014 | 17 Comments
There are some great moments between our prince and princess in this episode. (They touch! On purpose!) The rest, I could take or leave, since there’s a lot of setup and people shifting their alliances (and re-shifting them) before the other shoe drops, and that usually just makes me want to skip to the part... More »


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Cantabile Tomorrow: Episode 9
by | November 10, 2014 | 70 Comments
There’s so much emotional growth and relationship movement in this episode, and it’s such a gratifying feeling to watch some of these smaller arcs arrive at their destinations. Our guy finds it lonely out there on his own, but also takes responsibility for his part and figures out how to bridge that gap. It doesn’t... More »


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Misaeng: Episode 7
by | November 10, 2014 | 88 Comments
We get a look into the darker and more discouraging side of working in an office. There’s a tough lesson to be learned in the workplace: Sometimes, hard work isn’t enough. Limitations are set by the hierarchy of the workplace and how much power you wield. And even if your hard work isn’t acknowledged, you’ve... More »


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Modern Farmer: Episode 7
by | November 9, 2014 | 67 Comments
We finally learn more about Min-ki’s past, in regards to his mother and also his history with Yoo-na. Some new feelings surprise Yoon-hee, as she tries to come to terms with the idea that Min-ki isn’t the child she remembers. But she’s not the only one having some confusing feelings, and Hyuk will have to... More »


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Bad Guys: Episode 6
by | November 9, 2014 | 46 Comments
A kidnapping grabs everyone’s attention in this hour, calling each and every member of Team Crazy Dogs to work together to prevent an impending war in the underground if word gets out. Yet at the same time, our crew will need to pay attention to internal issues as well because a hidden truth rears its... More »