Chungmuro/Film News
First teaser for big-stakes heist movie Con Artists
by | November 7, 2014 | 20 Comments
Glad to see that the caper in Con Artists (Professionals, or whatever you want to call it) is off to an action-packed start. The first teaser is out, and lead actors Kim Woo-bin (Heirs) and Lee Hyun-woo (To the Beautiful You) are pretty adorable in it. Do they seem like... More »

Drama Casting & News
Jung Woong-in reprises serial killer role in Pinocchio cameo
by | November 7, 2014 | 38 Comments
HA. These are the kinds of cameos that I love — I Hear Your Voice alum Jung Woong-in (Endless Love) stopped by the set of Pinocchio to shoot a cameo appearance as none other than Min Joon-gook, his scary serial killer character who terrorized Lee Jong-seok and Lee Bo-young on... More »

Open Thread
Open Thread #368
by | November 7, 2014 | 477 Comments
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Chungmuro/Film News
Park Bo-young, Lee Kwang-soo, Lee Chun-hee headline Mutant
by | November 7, 2014 | 45 Comments
I’m not quite sure whether this movie is going to be light, serious, or mysterious, but in any case a movie called Mutant is sure going to capture my attention. And with this casting, I’m hoping that the mutant idea is executed skillfully, as the project has now tapped Park... More »

Drama Recaps
Liar Game: Episode 6
by | November 6, 2014 | 255 Comments
So good. SO GOOD. This is a deceptively touching episode of Liar Game as well as for humanity, since Da-jung’s kindness finally yields some positive results. Of course she had to lie a little to achieve said results, but I wouldn’t call that selling out as much as growing up.... More »

Drama Recaps
Modern Farmer: Episode 6
by | November 6, 2014 | 57 Comments
Now that the Olympiad is over, the village of Hadurok-ri turns it’s attention to a new problem — getting their last bachelor, Sang-deuk, married off. That won’t be so easy since an old love shows her face back in town, throwing the villagers’ matchmaking plans into chaos. Once again the... More »

Drama Casting & News
Reporters and buried secrets drive action thriller Healer
by | November 6, 2014 | 31 Comments
I’m still trying to figure out how all the pieces of KBS’s Healer fit together, but on the upside at least all of the parts seem interesting. It sounds part action movie, part suspense thriller, part mystery, and part spy caper; the last teaser video put me in mind of... More »

Drama Casting & News
Spotlighting the faces of King’s Face
by | November 6, 2014 | 16 Comments
This teaser for King’s Face is pretty brief, but at least it’s to the point: As we see each of the main characters’ faces highlighted, Seo In-gook narrates to us the necessity of a king possessing a “king’s face”—by which the drama means someone who carries the fate or fortune... More »

Drama Recaps
Misaeng: Episode 6
by | November 6, 2014 | 142 Comments
How much of your pride are you willing to put on the line in order to make a sale? That’s the question Chief Oh struggles with as he must convince an old friend to now do business with his company. Another employee’s lack of confidence makes it difficult for him... More »

Drama Recaps
Liar Game: Episode 5
by | November 5, 2014 | 145 Comments
It’s our heroine’s first round fending for herself, and she’s got a thing or two to learn about when to cut people off. While she takes a pummeling this hour, our hero finds himself on the brink of a major discovery that could change everything. He’s not just a conspiracy... More »

Drama Casting & News
Pinocchio’s fluffy fantasy posters
by | November 5, 2014 | 105 Comments
Are they lying on clouds? Cotton candy? I don’t know why they’d be swimming in either fluffy substance to begin with, but the effect is rather pretty. Posters are out for SBS’s upcoming Wednesday-Thursday series Pinocchio, the new part-fantasy, part-reality drama from the team behind I Hear Your Voice. That... More »