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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 | 33 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 | 423 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 | 47 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 | 111 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 | 72 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 »


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Trot Lovers: Episode 13
by | August 6, 2014 | 42 Comments
It’s time for our leads to stop just reacting to everything that happens to them, and start taking the reins and making things happen. The mystery of whether Joon-hyun’s gotten his memory back is solved, which only creates a whole new set of problems for him to tackle. But he manages to find a pretty... More »


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High School King of Savvy: Episode 15
by | August 5, 2014 | 160 Comments
Hey guys, I’m just filling in for an episode and dramallama and purplecow will be back to finish off the show. Luck tends to be on my side when I’m the ringer, and today’s episode is no exception—it’s probably the best hour of High School King of Savvy yet, full of emotional payoffs, climactic showdowns,... More »


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She’s So Lovable gains an idol, loses an actress
by | August 5, 2014 | 80 Comments
Are all the Infinite boys being cast in pairs now? SBS’s pop-music-centered drama She’s So Lovable first cast L, and now has added his groupmate Hoya, whom drama fans may better know as the sweet Joon-hee in tvN’s pop-culture phenom series Answer Me 1997. (Over on KBS, two more Infinite boys—Woohyun and Sungyeol—are acting in... More »