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Drama Recaps
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 »


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Records of a Night Watchman: Episode 1
by | August 4, 2014 | 132 Comments
MBC’s new supernatural fusion sageuk Records of a Night Watchman premiered today, and I don’t know if it’s because I set my expectations really low (or because the really terrible trailers made me), but the show is off to a decent start. Granted, it’s a world filled with ghosts, magic, and dragons—you have to be... More »


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Marriage Not Dating: Episode 10
by | August 3, 2014 | 260 Comments
The line between what’s real and what’s pretend continues to blur, as Jang-mi and Ki-tae start to realize that they may have genuine feelings for each other…but the problem is that everyone else is beginning to notice as well. It’s one thing to be willing to go to great lengths to get what you want,... More »


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High School King of Savvy: Episode 14
by | August 3, 2014 | 214 Comments
Oh, this drama… it hurts so good. Jin-woo’s discovery of Min-seok’s secret ends up opening a whole new can of angsty worms as he debates about what to do. Meanwhile, Min-seok and his allies work desperately to find some way out of their predicament. It’s fascinating (not to mention highly entertaining) to see Jin-woo gain... More »


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It’s Okay, It’s Love: Episode 4
by | August 2, 2014 | 213 Comments
This hour is packed with interesting revelations about our hero and his past, two related things you’d think would come in a packaged deal but simply just don’t—at least not in this case study. It makes for a compelling mystery as we delve deeper and deeper into who Jae-yeol really is, especially when the show... More »


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Trot Lovers: Episode 12
by | August 2, 2014 | 44 Comments
Joon-hyun bumbles his way through his amnesia as he continually has to call into question the truth per Soo-in versus what everyone else is telling him. But both his heart and his head gradually lead him away from Soo-in and towards Chun-hee, and there’s a chance next week all will be remembered. For now, we’re... More »


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Marriage Not Dating: Episode 9
by | August 1, 2014 | 137 Comments
One overnight trip sends everyone’s relationship status into turmoil, which shouldn’t really be a surprise given how many ulterior motives are floating around in this love hexagon. I’d say the true miracle is that they even last 24 hours without coming to blows. You’ll be amazed at how many shirts come off and how many... More »


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It’s Okay, It’s Love: Episode 3
by | August 1, 2014 | 104 Comments
As it turns out, living under the same roof with three roommates is a hotbed of inspiration for our author, who learns that the best way to get to know these strangers is not only by spending time with them, but by asking the right questions rather than writing about them. It’s amazing what a... More »


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Fated To Love You: Episode 10
by | July 31, 2014 | 266 Comments
Our newlywed hero spends a good chunk of time this hour wrestling with desire, which is hilarious and heartwarming and all kinds of fun. But even though we know the good times can’t last, Fated To Love You still proves to be the kind of show that’s sweet enough to give you diabetes and touching... More »