Drama Recaps
It’s Okay, It’s Love: Episode 12
by | August 30, 2014 | 90 Comments
It feels like only last week that these two bickering lovebirds were still finding their footing relationship-wise, but if it were up to Jae-yeol, we’d already hear wedding bells ringing. Just because there’s a life commitment on the table doesn’t mean that they don’t still have their small everyday problems... More »


Drama Casting & News
Joo Sang-wook courted for Birth of a Beauty
by | August 30, 2014 | 43 Comments
It seems a number of upcoming weekend dramas are basing their plots on box office successes. We just heard about MBC’s new drama, Legendary Witch, the plot of which sounds suspiciously like Gift of Room 7, albeit with a female cast. Now we’ve got SBS joining in on the action... More »


Meta
Odds and Ends: Concept conception
by | August 30, 2014 | 86 Comments
javabeans: So I’ll be flying down to see you again this weekend, which is weird to say because when this post goes up I will have already done it. Which we’ve mentioned before, I’m sure. It’s like time travel, but without any of the fun parts. girlfriday: And also without... More »


Drama Recaps
My Secret Hotel: Episode 4
by | August 29, 2014 | 51 Comments
The investigation takes the forefront this hour and there’s progress on our mystery, even if it’s lateral rather than forward. We knew Hwang was shady, but now we find out how shady everyone else is, too. The classic “closed circle of suspects” element gives it all an Agatha Christie feel,... More »


Drama Casting & News
Ha Suk-jin joins upcoming weekend drama Legendary Witch
by | August 29, 2014 | 21 Comments
Thank goodness Ha Suk-jin’s dramaland return didn’t take long. The actor, who wrapped Thrice-Married Woman in March, will be returning to MBC in the fall as the male lead in a weekender called Legendary Witch (or Witch of Legend). The new show’s premise sounds interesting: It will revolve around four... More »


Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Running Man: Episode 210
by | August 29, 2014 | 33 Comments
It’s up to our cast to choose their own teammate for this week’s baduk pieces tournament. They’ll meet a variety of famous faces from all different kinds of agencies along the way, but only one celebrity can help them come up on top. There are a few unexpected personalities that... More »


Drama Casting & News
Spring Days brings second chance at life and love
by | August 29, 2014 | 35 Comments
It looks like we’ll have a sweet, uplifting human drama on our hands with MBC’s My Spring Days. Though it’s a melodrama about a man whose life falls apart with the death of his wife and a woman who faces a terminal illness, the story is about second chances as... More »


Open Thread
Open Thread #358
by | August 29, 2014 | 293 Comments
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Drama Recaps
It’s Okay, It’s Love: Episode 11
by | August 29, 2014 | 58 Comments
It’s always more pleasant watching this couple onscreen whenever they aren’t bickering over the same argument we’ve heard many times over already. Despite their differences, both Hae-soo and Jae-yeol make continuous efforts to keep their relationship alive and discover that a little breathing room for the other party goes a... More »


Drama Recaps
Fated To Love You: Episode 18
by | August 29, 2014 | 182 Comments
Our most fated of couples finally climbs to the peak of their mountain of misunderstandings to see that the view isn’t quite as bleak as they thought it’d be. The future may still be just as uncertain, but now that neither Gun or Mi-young have to weather it miserable and... More »


Drama Recaps
Joseon Gunman: Episode 20
by | August 28, 2014 | 17 Comments
It’s showtime. The plot picks up and as both sides amp up their strategizing, with spies and counterspies deployed in the game to win the upper hand and outmaneuver the opposition. Both teams make some important strides and face obstacles, but ultimately this episode acts as the launching pad for... More »