Sitcoms/Variety Shows
1 Night 2 Days: Episode 342
by | July 17, 2011 | 111 Comments
In which case we are shown that the simplest, most childish games can sometimes be the most hilarious. And sadistic. (Also, this is 1N2D’s 200th episode special, which you may notice doesn’t correspond to our episode titling. That’s ’cause 1N2D is a segment airing as part of KBS’s Happy Sunday,... More »

Dramabeans Podcast #7, Part 1
by | July 17, 2011 | 144 Comments
Podcast #7 is here! Warning: Will be long and meandering. Also, drunk. We recorded this podcast (of which there will be three parts) in one monstrously long session, intending to post it in its entirety. The better to monitor the progression of drunkenness, and all that! However, upon listening to... More »

Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Running Man: Episode 51
by | July 17, 2011 | 51 Comments
We’re back for another day of adventure in Bangkok. The money’s been swiped and it’s up to the Running Men to chase down the thief. This episode has so many twists and turns it’s hard for me to wrap my head around it! Tensions run high and it’s anyone’s game.... More »

Drama Casting & News
Posters and promo stills from The Princess’s Man
by | July 16, 2011 | 42 Comments
Romantic sageuk The Princess’s Man will be offering up a change of pace for Wednesdays and Thursdays when it takes over the slot vacated by the just-ended Romance Town this week. While that drama was lighter-spirited, this one will dial up the tragic romance and melodrama with its Romeo &... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Trailer and stills for conspiracy thriller Moby Dick
by | July 16, 2011 | 35 Comments
It’s a movie I had been waiting for… for almost a full year. I’ll probably have to wait that long till it hits us stateside, but conspiracy thriller Moby Dick has been out in theaters in Korea, and I sort of let it slip by me, with so many summer... More »

Drama Casting & News
Lee Dong-wook bares skin for Scent of a Woman
by | July 16, 2011 | 199 Comments
All I can say is, God bless army duty. … No, really. That’s all I got. Lee Dong-wook’s new drama, Scent of a Woman, kicks off next weekend on SBS. The romantic comedy about a woman who finds out she’s dying premieres its first episode on July 23.... More »

Drama Recaps
I Need Romance: Episodes 3-10
by | July 15, 2011 | 161 Comments
Time to check back in with cable rom-com I Need Romance. It’s past halfway, so I thought I’d weigh in on where the show has gone since we met the girls and set the stage for complications, hijinks, and of course, romance. It continues to be breezy but not fluffy,... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Thriller movie Blind’s trailer and stills
by | July 15, 2011 | 41 Comments
Let’s take a look at the new movie Blind, which stars Kim Haneul (Road No. 1) and Yoo Seung-ho (Warrior Baek Dong-soo) as two people involved in a murder case who become entangled in the chase to capture the criminal. The movie seems like standard thriller fare, but I’m a... More »

Drama Casting & News
All That Glitters gets an extension
by | July 15, 2011 | 50 Comments
MBC weekend drama All That Glitters (aka Twinkle Twinkle), starring Kim Hyun-joo and Kim Seok-hoon, has gotten a four-episode extension, which puts its total episode count at 54. It can thank its strong viewership ratings for the extension, since it’s been pulling in numbers the 20% range, making it first... More »

Open Thread
Open Thread #196
by | July 15, 2011 | 659 Comments
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