Chungmuro/Film News
52nd Daejong Film Awards
by | November 20, 2015 | 114 Comments
Oh man, you guuuuuuys, grab your popcorn and settle in, because this year’s 52nd Daejong (Grand Bell) Film Awards were an unmitigated hot mess, and it is so entertaining. The ceremony for Korea’s longest-running film awards was held on Friday, November 20, but to get the full context for the... More »

Drama Recaps
Bubblegum: Episode 7
by | November 20, 2015 | 43 Comments
It’s a night out for all of our players, with nearly everyone discovering new things about themselves and their relationships. Some decisions are made, feelings declared, and relationships cemented as people stop dancing around their emotions and decide to act on them. The consequences of this night could be life-changing... More »

Drama Casting & News
Double the Yoo Seung-ho in Remember’s fragmented memory teasers
by | November 20, 2015 | 25 Comments
We’ve got cryptic teasers, multiple Yoo Seung-hos, and an adjusted title for SBS’s new legal thriller Remember, which is now going by the full title Remember—Son’s War. Just in case we forget what it’s about. Though really, if anyone’s gonna to forget anything around here, it’s our hero with the... More »

Open Thread
Open Thread #422
by | November 20, 2015 | 285 Comments
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Drama Recaps
Six Flying Dragons: Episode 14
by | November 20, 2015 | 142 Comments
Unconventional love and unconventional confessions go hand in hand this hour, but it’s never just about the two people in the relationship, is it? Rejection drives Bang-won to make some really daring choices that he still probably would’ve made anyway, Bang-ji finds himself stuck in the past, and Jung Do-jeon... More »

Drama Recaps
Village: Secret of Achiara: Episode 13
by | November 19, 2015 | 75 Comments
So-yoon persists in digging and digging, despite the fact that nearly the whole town is determined to stonewall her. She may not be the shrewdest investigator around (her tactics can be aggravatingly clumsy), but persistence does pay off, and anger fuels boldness. Watching her in action feels a little like... More »

Drama Recaps
Oh My Venus: Episode 2
by | November 19, 2015 | 133 Comments
We learn a bit more about our leads in this hour, about their pasts and their present, and how our heroine isn’t the only one in an uncomfortable situation — our hero may need her as much as she needs him. But that doesn’t mean that forming an alliance will... More »

Drama Casting & News
Character posters for Cheese in the Trap’s campus crew
by | November 19, 2015 | 55 Comments
Time to check back in with Cheese in the Trap, tvn’s upcoming drama adaption of the webtoon with a mania following about a mysterious campus romance. The show has been shooting steadily this fall, but with the premiere coming up in early January, we’re finally seeing posters and teasers and... More »

Drama Casting & News
Lee Ki-woo, 2PM’s Junho offered roles in tvN’s Memory
by | November 19, 2015 | 18 Comments
Casting is in full swing for tvN’s upcoming drama Memory, with new casting possibilities cropping up one after the other. Lee Sung-min (Misaeng) was secured early on to headline as the lead character, and on the heels of Kim Ji-soo and Song Sun-mi joining just the other day, we now... More »

Drama Casting & News
Yoo Inna offered MBC’s remarriage drama One More Happy Ending
by | November 19, 2015 | 44 Comments
Yay, she’s coming back! (Possibly, probably, she’s considering etc.) If she takes the offer, Yoo Inna’s next drama may be MBC’s upcoming divorced-people-finding-love-again series One More Happy Ending, which is good in that I like seeing more Yoo Inna in dramas, but a little disappointing in that she wouldn’t be... More »

Drama Recaps
Six Flying Dragons: Episode 13
by | November 19, 2015 | 84 Comments
Are you there, Bang-ji? It’s a little hard to tell, but maybe all the darkness is symbolic of the dark and turbulent times these characters are living in. Alternatively, it could be an unfortunate byproduct of shrouding so many characters in mystery and their dealings in secrecy, since daylight isn’t... More »