Drama Recaps
My Secret Hotel: Episode 2
by | August 23, 2014 | 61 Comments
(Hi everyone! I’m going to be helping odilettante cover this show — let’s hope it ends as well as it started. Please look after me, and enjoy the ride!) What a great opening week: My Secret Hotel is hitting all my soft spots — Yoo Inna, strong and sassy heroines,... More »


Drama Recaps
Marriage Not Dating: Episode 15
by | August 22, 2014 | 96 Comments
As it always is with this couple, whether fake or real, the greatest obstacle they face is family. Ki-tae thinks confrontation can be avoided, but Jang-mi has learned a thing or two about relationships, and knows that there is no difference between marriage and dating when it comes to Mom.... More »


Drama Casting & News
Press conference for the cast of Reset
by | August 22, 2014 | 14 Comments
The stars of the upcoming OCN thriller Reset were out in full force for a press conference this week to promote the show, with leads Chun Jung-myung and Kim So-hyun, along with supporting cast members Park Won-sang and Shin Eun-jung, fielding questions. In the show, Chun Jung-myung is a tenacious... More »


Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Running Man: Episode 209
by | August 22, 2014 | 65 Comments
The past meets present in this Triangle Mystery where ajusshi-dols go head to head against some of the popular idols of today. Get ready for ninety minutes of reminiscing about old times, rolling around in the mud, and flying through the air, as our teams duke it out to solve... More »


Open Thread
Open Thread #357
by | August 22, 2014 | 341 Comments
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Drama Recaps
It’s Okay, It’s Love: Episode 9
by | August 22, 2014 | 74 Comments
It’s an episode of breakthroughs for everyone apart from our hero, who’s still having difficulty discerning his reality from actual reality. Our new couple learns that a relationship is much more than kisses, checking in with each other via the occasional one-minute phone calls, and being cool with the ex-boyfriend... More »


Drama Recaps
Fated To Love You: Episode 16
by | August 21, 2014 | 211 Comments
Good intentions can be just as poisonous as bad ones, as our hero maybe kinda sorta hasn’t come to realize just yet. But for as much as they interact both directly and indirectly, Gun and Mi-young are like two ships passing in the night when it comes to revealing their... More »


Drama Recaps
Joseon Gunman: Episode 18
by | August 21, 2014 | 26 Comments
The game of one-upsmanship intensifies with both sides gaining some and losing some. And while Choi Won-shin has the bounce-back of a rubberized demonic energizer bunny, it’s pretty satisfying to watch him deal with multiple setbacks at the hands of our hero. The tension is ratcheting up with every encounter,... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
Han Hyo-joo takes on dual characters in Beauty Inside
by | August 21, 2014 | 49 Comments
Han Hyo-joo (Dong Yi, Brilliant Legacy) continues to expand her film career: Some of her notable works have been Cold Eyes, Bandage, Masquerade and Only You, and not only has she worked on the Japanese movie, Miracle: Devil Claus’ Love and Magic, so far this year, she’s also worked with... More »


Drama Recaps
My Secret Hotel: Episode 1
by | August 21, 2014 | 82 Comments
tvN kicks off their “killing romance” with My Secret Hotel, and there’s definitely plenty of secrets to go around for everyone: dead bodies falling from the sky; past lovers making unexpected appearances; assistant managers who continually go missing; and, of course, “what happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas.” What’s not... More »


Drama Recaps
Discovery of Romance: Episode 2
by | August 21, 2014 | 87 Comments
Another quality rom-com headed your way! I’m happy to say that we’ve got some crackling chemistry and some fun-filled times to keep us company. Discovery of Romance takes a fresh spin on the “exes meet again” storyline and has some great potential with its formatting, which definitely stood out in... More »