Drama Recaps
Fated To Love You: Episode 20 (Final)
by | September 6, 2014 | 308 Comments
The day we dreaded since we first fell in love is finally upon us, which means that it’s time to say goodbye to the zany and whimsical side of Fated To Love You, while conveniently shelving the angsty side somewhere easily forgotten. At least this isn’t one of those endings... More »


Drama Recaps
It’s Okay, It’s Love: Episode 13
by | September 5, 2014 | 64 Comments
It’s the calm before the storm as our characters try to process the truth that our hero isn’t doing as well as he’s been letting on. Everyone should be so lucky to have as many people who care for them as Jae-yeol does, even if he isn’t aware of the... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
First look at Fashion King (the movie)
by | September 5, 2014 | 24 Comments
Fans of the original webtoon may have been upset about the casting decisions made for the movie edition of Fashion King, but as a novice to the material (I failed to watch the poorly received 2012 drama remake, as well), this roundup of actors looks pretty appealing. The upcoming film... More »


Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Running Man: Episode 211
by | September 5, 2014 | 29 Comments
This amusement park-themed episode is more like a warm-up to the upcoming Numbers Game, with snippets of introduction of the various players involved. I’m hoping that we’ll get more of the action in next week’s episode, but then again there are some hilarious moments that make these ninety minutes feel... More »


Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Na PD baits Lee Seo-jin to headline new variety show
by | September 5, 2014 | 26 Comments
girlfriday: Ooh, Na PD (Na Young-seok) is doing a new show! Okay, so technically he’s always doing a new show with Grandpas Over Flowers leading to Noonas and Youths and so forth, but apparently he’s switching gears with his next variety program and stepping away from the Over Flowers theme.... More »


Open Thread
Open Thread #359
by | September 5, 2014 | 454 Comments
  옥상달빛 (Dalmoon) – “가끔은 그래도 괜찮아” (Sometimes it’s okay) [ Download ] Open Thread #358 Open Thread #357 Open Thread #356 Open Thread #355 No tags for this post.... More »


Drama Recaps
Discovery of Romance: Episode 6
by | September 5, 2014 | 68 Comments
The human mind does strange things with memory. We remember what, when, and how we loved, yet we rarely remember the pain. The good memories fill us with nostalgia, but the painful ones move us forward. It’s through the convenience of forgetting the painful memories that Tae-ha finds himself stuck... More »


Drama Recaps
Fated To Love You: Episode 19
by | September 4, 2014 | 134 Comments
There’s plenty of cute to go around as Gun and Mi-young work furiously to convince the right parties that they belong together, come what may. Gun also goes on a side quest regarding his father and the words of wisdom he left behind, which sure would’ve done a whole lot... More »


Drama Recaps
Joseon Gunman: Episode 22 (Final)
by | September 4, 2014 | 48 Comments
Didja think yesterday mostly wrapped up the story, and today’s finale episode would merely be an epilogue? Well you’d be wrong, given how jam-packed with plot this hour is, providing us with a number of twists, turns, and noble sacrifices before we ultimately arrive at our conclusion. It feels good... More »


Drama Recaps
Plus Nine Boys: Episode 2
by | September 4, 2014 | 39 Comments
Plus Nine Boys is just full of sweetness and heart, and I’m loving every minute of it. The boys all know the shape of their “plus nine” curse now and they each respond in different ways, giving us a bit more insight into the kind of men they are. I’m... More »


Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Grandpas Over Flowers gets remade for American TV
by | September 4, 2014 | 54 Comments
And evil genius Na PD continues on the path of global dominion. The concept for his highly successful and groundbreaking variety show Grandpas Over Flowers has become the first-ever Korean reality show exported to American broadcast TV. While CJ E&M, the media conglomerate that owns tvN and other cable channels,... More »