Drama Recaps
Youths Over Flowers in Iceland: Episode 2
by | January 10, 2016 | 50 Comments
girlfriday: You know, even in replay, “Please hot dog world” cracks me up just as much as the first time. We resume on the first morning in Iceland, with the boys all excited about their first day trip out to a waterfall. It’s about an hour and a half away,... More »

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Drama viewership ratings for the week of Jan. 4-10, 2016
by | January 10, 2016 | 62 Comments
Records, records everywhere! Cable is back with a vengeance after last week’s pre-emptions, with numbers climbing so high that the days of qualifying cable numbers by reminding readers that they inevitably will be lower seem to be over.... More »

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Remember—Son’s War: Episode 7
by | January 10, 2016 | 75 Comments
The war begins, and Jin-woo discovers just how steep his downhill ride can be, trying to win this fight against the infamous Nam household. He’s stealthily made progress for a chance at a retrial thus far, but with a rich powerhouse as his enemy, he’ll need much more than his... More »

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Answer Me 1988: Episode 18
by | January 9, 2016 | 783 Comments
Our gang is all grown up in some ways… and still exactly the same in other ways. But now that they’re a little bit older and maybe just a tiny bit wiser about life, they know what it means to have regrets and start to do things differently this time... More »

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News bites: January 9, 2016
by | January 9, 2016 | 57 Comments
Jo In-sung, Jung Woo-sung It’s too bad Im Soo-jung declined an offer to play the wife of Jo In-sung in The King, the film about a prosecutor (Jo) and his gangster friend who together will attempt to manipulate a powerful prosecutor sunbae. While the roles of Jo’s wife and neighborhood... More »

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Running Man: Episode 280
by | January 9, 2016 | 19 Comments
It’s a new year and a netizen-centric episode, where the reins of our cast’s every move depends on the comments they leave. No decision will be left unasked, and no action will take place without their say, and some of our castmates will try their hand at social media for... More »

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Answer Me 1988: Episode 17
by | January 8, 2016 | 185 Comments
Two weeks was a really long time to wait, but we pick up right where we left off, smack dab in the middle of our friend triangle, with a possible shift in our heroine’s feelings. We near the end of adolescence with this episode, and the thing that takes over... More »

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MBC’s Tyrant gets renamed Monster, still looking for a leading lady
by | January 8, 2016 | 30 Comments
The MBC project formerly known as Tyrant has opted for a name change, and is now going by Monster (it’s the English word transliterated into Korean, not a Korean word meaning monster). I don’t think Monster’s a bad title for a drama, but it does kinda seem to me to... More »

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Jin Gu and Kim Ji-won’s tearful goodbye in Descended From the Sun
by | January 8, 2016 | 76 Comments
I was wondering when we’d get to the other characters in Descended From the Sun, the new “blockbuster human melodrama” about soldiers and doctors finding love during wartime. The drama is mostly known for its headliners Song Hye-gyo and Song Joong-ki, but it has a pair of strong actors in... More »

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Ex-idols and ex-marrieds look for One More Happy Ending
by | January 8, 2016 | 47 Comments
It’s about time that we saw a teaser for MBC’s new Wednesday-Thursday romantic comedy One More Happy Ending, since there’s only two weeks left before it premieres. The new comedy is about thirtysomethings starting over in a second chapter of their lives, and stars Jang Nara (I Remember You) as... More »