Drama Recaps
Romance Town: Episode 3
by | May 21, 2011 | 114 Comments
This episode had me screaming for MOAARRRRR! You’d think a drama that’s all about slice of life would elicit a calmer response, but no. I’m also counting on this drama to give me another awesome bromance. SONG OF THE DAY Tei – 너뿐이야 from Romance Town OST [download]... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Kim Ki-duk’s Arirang wins at Cannes
by | May 21, 2011 | 21 Comments
Director Kim Ki-duk has picked an award at Cannes International Film Festival for his film Arirang, taking home the top prize in the Un Certain Regard section along with Andreas Dresen’s Halt Auf Freier Strecke (Stopped On Track). The film received a standing ovation at Cannes when it screened to... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Sunny breaks 2 million tickets in two weeks
by | May 21, 2011 | 38 Comments
Looks like hit-maker Kang Hyung-chul is out to break his own record. Sunny has already sold over 2 million tickets in fifteen days, breaking Speed Scandal‘s 2 million mark by one day. That film went on to sell 8.3 million tickets in its theatrical run in 2008-9. Is Sunny poised... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
Gong Yoo, Jung Yumi’s Crucible wraps filming
by | May 20, 2011 | 42 Comments
Filming has wrapped on Crucible and now we get our first look with these stills, featuring leads Gong Yoo (Coffee Prince) and Jung Yumi (Oki’s Movie, Come Closer). The movie was announced several months ago and stirred my interest because I love both actors, and also because of the weighty... More »

Drama Casting & News
Dream High 2 begins pre-production
by | May 20, 2011 | 85 Comments
Dream High Season 2 is ready to begin pre-production work, according to a source with the production company, who’s aiming to broadcast the sequel next January. While airdates are always flexible, the producers are in a good position, having already concluded scheduling talks with KBS and getting their agreement. Currently... More »

Celebrity News
Shin Mina goes old Hollywood for Bazaar
by | May 20, 2011 | 38 Comments
I have such a fondness for Hollywood classics, and adore once-gumiho Shin Mina (My Girlfriend Is a Gumiho). Naturally, when I get two things I love wrapped in one, that makes me one happy camper. ‘S like math. This photo shoot for Harper’s Bazaar shows Shin taking on the guise... More »

Open Thread
Open Thread #188
by | May 20, 2011 | 372 Comments
  The Love Language – “This Blood Is Our Own” [ Download ] RELATED POSTS Open Thread #187 Open Thread #186 Open Thread #185 Open Thread #184... More »

Drama Recaps
Best Love: Episode 6
by | May 19, 2011 | 251 Comments
Best Love just gets better and better. It really stepped it up this week — last week I was chuckling and enjoying the wacky, and this week I am INVESTED, yo. Like, hardcore. These characters are just so well acted — not, perhaps, as well-written (they’re familiar types), but the... More »

Drama Recaps
49 Days: Episode 20 (Final)
by | May 19, 2011 | 492 Comments
If I tried to explain this episode in a paragraph, I think I’d spill more tears, and frankly, I don’t know if I have any left. So here it is in a nutshell: It’s FUCKING PERFECT. Gah. Okay, fine, it’s maybe a hair shy of perfect, but damn if it... More »

Drama Recaps
Best Love: Episode 5
by | May 19, 2011 | 229 Comments
Yay, what a zippy, fun, character-development-packed episode. Plus there are more puns, zany references, running jokes — I’m nigh drowning in them. In a good way, of course. It’s also the first episode that got to me emotionally, which is GREAT. I love that phase of a drama that goes... More »