Drama Casting & News
No mission too impossible for the Healer
by | November 17, 2014 | 38 Comments
We’ve already seen the brief teaser of Ji Chang-wook leaping tall buildings in a single bound, and now we at least get a bit more context for it with Healer’s first official teaser. And I’ll say, this show looks pretty snazzy. The teaser starts out with Ji Chang-wook strolling into... More »


Drama Recaps
Modern Farmer: Episode 9
by | November 16, 2014 | 73 Comments
Love can be as painful as it can be wonderful, which all four of our boys discover in this episode. It’s not easy to juggle romance with cabbage farming — and it doesn’t help when the object of your affection pretty much thinks you’re a jerk, and she’s right. Turns... More »


Drama Reactions & Reviews
Kolorful Palette: Island sunset [Pinocchio]
by | November 16, 2014 | 39 Comments
Pinocchio is a drama I actually had my eye on (primarily due to the cast) and although it hasn’t exceeded my expectations just yet, it’s a fun show with likable characters and even some details here and there that I found pleasantly surprising. It has its cliches and flaws, but... More »


Drama Recaps
Bad Guys: Episode 7
by | November 16, 2014 | 33 Comments
Wow, just wow. What a jam-packed episode of suspenseful action, heart-wrenching emotional beats, and most importantly—answers. We don’t get all of them in this hour, but each of the ones we do get carry its own punch. As Team Crazy Dogs take on their next target head-on, they must also... More »


Chungmuro/Film Reviews
Movie Review: A Blood Pledge (Whispering Corridors 5, 2009)
by | November 15, 2014 | 2 Comments
In 2009, eleven years since the release of the genre-defining Whispering Corridors, and four since since the fourth entry into the series, Voice, the fifth Whispering Corridors film was released. Entitled A Blood Pledge (여고괴담5: 동반자살), it might also be the last Whispering Corridors film, as it’s now been over... More »


Drama Casting & News
News bites: November 15, 2014
by | November 15, 2014 | 48 Comments
So Ji-sub, Kim Ji-won So Ji-sub (Master’s Sun) and Kim Ji-won (Gap-dong) are collaborating on a web drama titled Good Day. Filming has begun, and the production company is being very secretive about the experimental project. All we know so far is that it will be about a man who... More »


Drama Reactions & Reviews
Name That Drama: Black eyes and movie stars
by | November 15, 2014 | 56 Comments
  Can you name these dramas? As always, feel free to email us your questions and requests for future Name That Drama installments.   If ramu’s drama is what I think it is, it’s certainly worth watching! I have been struggling to find this drama ever since I saw a... More »


Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Running Man: Episode 220
by | November 14, 2014 | 50 Comments
What would you do if these twelve were the last remaining people on Earth? It’s survival of the fittest in this week’s episode, as our six couples fight tooth and nail for scraps, glory, and the chance to escape this tiny island. Some of our couples are just downright adorable... More »


Drama Casting & News
The stars of King’s Face at production press conference
by | November 14, 2014 | 26 Comments
King’s Face premieres in less than a week, and the cast of KBS’s fusion historical drama gathered for its production press conference on November 14. That included Seo In-gook as the future king Gwanghae, Lee Sung-jae as current king Seonjo, Jo Yoon-hee as the woman caught between them, Shin Sung-rok... More »


Meta
Odd and Ends: Occupational hazards
by | November 14, 2014 | 78 Comments
girlfriday: You know, I never thought recapping would be back-breaking work, but as it turns out, it can literally break your back. javabeans: Or in other cases, your hip. Apparently my body decided this week that it was done enabling me to sit for hours on end watching dramas… in... More »


Open Thread
Open Thread #369
by | November 14, 2014 | 380 Comments
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