Chungmuro/Film News
Poster and stills for Gu Hye-sun’s feature debut Magic
by | May 3, 2010 | 27 Comments
Here’s the poster for Magic, the directorial feature film debut of actress Gu Hye-sun. The movie is set for a June 24 release in general cinemas, but also screened at the 11th Jeonju International Film Festival (JIFF), which lasts through this week. Gu was on hand at the festival on... More »

Drama Recaps
Cinderella’s Sister: Episode 9
by | May 3, 2010 | 179 Comments
They will cut you with that stare. Back away slowly. I’ll be honest and say I was not a fan of this episode, and it’s not because of what happens at the end. Oh, there was some stellar acting in it, as ever, and I don’t really have a problem... More »

Drama Casting & News
Giant’s promo poster and preview
by | May 3, 2010 | 11 Comments
The poster and preview are out for SBS’s Giant, which stars Lee Beom-soo, Park Jin-hee, and Hwang Jung-eum and will be airing in a week’s time. The poster takes a cue stylistically from the ’60s and ’70s, which is when the drama takes place. Giant‘s main backdrop is the economic... More »

Celebrity News
Lee Jun-ki begins his military service
by | May 2, 2010 | 112 Comments
(Good lord, he looks TWELVE!) Well, the time has come, and Lee Jun-ki (Hero, Time Between Dog and Wolf) is off to fulfill his mandatory two-year military service. He headed off to the Nonsan training center on the afternoon of May 3, where he will undergo basic training for five... More »

Drama Recaps
Oh My Lady: Episode 11
by | May 2, 2010 | 53 Comments
Little feetsies! He’s thinking, “How can such a teeny little thing cause so much trouble?” And I’m thinking, “Boy, just wait until she learns to talk back!” This drama isn’t moving as quickly as I’d like it to, but I do think it’s picking up ever so slightly. It probably... More »

Celebrity News
Jang Dong-gun marries Go So-young
by | May 2, 2010 | 106 Comments
On May 2, Jang Dong-gun married fellow actress Go So-young, and given Jang’s status as one of Korea’s most popular (and most loved) actors, the wedding was pretty much the equivalent of a fancy awards ceremony red carpet. There were approximately 500 (!) guests in attendance. The wedding took place... More »

Drama Recaps
Personal Taste: Episode 10
by | May 2, 2010 | 200 Comments
It’s “Game Over” this week, as our four leads stake their claims and advance into battle. New alliances are formed, old enemies make backdoor deals, and the innocent are lambs to the slaughter. It’s gettin’ good, but it’s also reaching the height of what it can be while still maintaining... More »

Drama Casting & News
News bites: Recent casting calls
by | May 1, 2010 | 26 Comments
Han Yeo-woon, Song Joong-ki, Park Hyo-joo Haven’t done one of these in ages! Here’s a collection of some of the recent casting tidbits making the rounds… Han Yeo-woon, the angel-faced actress of last year’s Story of a Man, stars in a 2-episode special drama called Love’s Miracle. Sounds like a... More »

Drama Casting & News
Posters for KBS’s upcoming My Country Calls
by | May 1, 2010 | 15 Comments
My Country Calls will be airing once Birth of the Rich is over, and has released its official posters. The romantic-comedy series pairs a cute but accident-prone policewoman (Lee Soo-kyung) with a spy who’s a stickler for the rules (Kim Sang-kyung). Ryu Jin and Horan fill out the main cast;... More »

Drama Recaps
Personal Taste: Episode 9
by | April 30, 2010 | 104 Comments
The drama picks up some steam, gaining on the momentum of last week’s episodes. At this point, there are a lot of characters with partial information and who misunderstand the full truth, and nobody’s misperceptions are quite the same as anybody else’s. This could get confusing, but I think it’s... More »

Drama Recaps
Pasta: Episode 10
by | April 30, 2010 | 32 Comments
Skimmy here!  I’m sorry for the long delay – my partner in crime Andromytta is taking a hiatus from Pasta recaps, so you’re stuck with me for now!  Without any further delay, on to Episode 10! Squee! SONG OF THE DAY Clazziquai – “Part Time Lover” [ Download ] Tags:... More »