Drama Recaps
High School King of Savvy: Episode 6
by | July 4, 2014 | 150 Comments
King of Savvy keeps bringing the magic with another fantastic episode. Jin-woo decides to be a little more subtle in his battle of wits with Min-seok, and the result pushes our fake director to wrestle with some unfamiliar emotions. Soo-young takes some convincing to begin work as a secretary, but... More »


Drama Recaps
Doctor Stranger: Episode 18
by | July 4, 2014 | 63 Comments
Our hero gets railroaded into doing nothing but reacting this hour as the only person he could cling to with any sense of assurance takes some time away from her main job of keeping secrets in order to multitask—now she gets to keep secrets and attempt to scrape Hoon off... More »


Open Thread
Open Thread #350
by | July 4, 2014 | 264 Comments
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Drama Recaps
Triangle: Episode 18
by | July 4, 2014 | 107 Comments
One kidnapping throws everything and everyone in a tizzy this hour, forcing our rivals in love (and brothers) to work together—however briefly—to secure her release. Never has watching two brothers fight over one girl’s affections, corporate power, and everything in between been this heart-wrenching, especially when the truth is so... More »


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You’re All Surrounded: Episode 16
by | July 3, 2014 | 75 Comments
It’s almost a hug! That’s practically a hug, right? The things a girl’s gotta do to keep the bromance alive around here. We make some big strides today—we finally get a few key reveals in the overarching story, but as usual the more enjoyable parts of the episode are the... More »


Drama Recaps
Joseon Gunman: Episode 4
by | July 3, 2014 | 169 Comments
We’re here! With the requisite backdrop set and the conflict established, we now get to the meat of the present-day story, and I’m just about hopping in anticipation to see where we go from here. I suppose we can think of the first four episodes as the “childhood portion” of... More »


Drama Casting & News
High School is almost in session
by | July 3, 2014 | 47 Comments
I love high school dramas that are well done, and the trailer for KBS’s upcoming youthful fantasy program is getting my hopes up. The full title for the new show is High School: Love On — and I’ll admit that for the first few seconds I had it translated as... More »


Drama Casting & News
Lee Hong-ki cast as rock star in new weekend drama
by | July 3, 2014 | 64 Comments
So, he’s playing himself? Again? Lead singer of idol rock band FT Island Lee Hong-ki is in talks to headline his first drama for a major network, on the heels of starring in the weekend cable drama Bride of the Century on TV Chosun earlier this year. The new SBS... More »


Drama Recaps
Fated To Love You: Episode 1
by | July 3, 2014 | 114 Comments
Good news, everyone: Fated To Love You is soooooooooo fun. For a show surrounded by such high expectations for its remake, I’m happy to report that this adaptation is vibrant, funny, and stays true to its roots. In fact, I don’t think I’ve laughed out loud this much in a... More »


Drama Recaps
Joseon Gunman: Episode 3
by | July 2, 2014 | 115 Comments
Joseon Gunman continues to deliver just what I want. That’s an interesting thing because you would think that getting exactly what you wish for could be something of a letdown when you know what’s going to happen—we’re still establishing conflicts and heading toward revenge motivation. But in the way that... More »


Drama Recaps
You’re All Surrounded: Episode 15
by | July 2, 2014 | 70 Comments
Our not-a-couple spends the entire episode trying desperately to hide their embarrassment and not let their feelings show, which of course makes said fluttery feelings blatantly obvious to the rest of the universe (and to us, hee). It’s an amusing hour filled with denials, company-mandated skinship, and a surprise sleepover... More »