Chungmuro/Film News
Chun Woo-hee in web film Remarkable Woman
by | August 16, 2014 | 8 Comments
Chungmuro chameleon Chun Woo-hee (Vampire Idol) has been cast in Remarkable Woman, in a role quite different from her previous screen personas. The omnibus movie unites four rising independent film directors, who will each helm their own episode. Yoon Sung-ho (Dr. Jump, Milky Way Liberation Front) will direct the actress... More »


Drama Recaps
Trot Lovers: Episode 16 (Final)
by | August 16, 2014 | 43 Comments
Trot Lovers wraps up its run with a finale that gives me everything I’ve ever wanted from this show, as it addresses the big question of “does everyone live happily ever after?” Particularly, are the sins of the Worst Parents Ever to be passed down to the children? Or is... More »


Drama Recaps
Marriage Not Dating: Episode 13
by | August 15, 2014 | 118 Comments
The problem with filling your day with trying to forget the person you love… is that you spend all day thinking about the person you love. It’s an episode spent in denial, but in the cute way where everyone runs around doing adorable things for each other in secret. I... More »


Drama Casting & News
Nine is the loneliest number in Plus Nine Boys
by | August 15, 2014 | 22 Comments
I’m loving this show’s teasers, but now I’m scared they’re getting my expectations up. New coming-of-age drama Plus Nine Boys released a really cute conceptual teaser about the four unluckiest boys on earth, and the dreaded number 9 that keeps dogging them with every possible superstitious omen out there: crows,... More »


Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Running Man: Episode 208
by | August 15, 2014 | 68 Comments
What would you do if you had a throng of adoring fans waiting on you hand and foot? Our resident Giraffe gets a taste of what it’s like to be a Hallyu star, only to learn that it’s not all it cracks up to be. But I guess when you’re... More »


Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Minah courted to lead idol-filled sitcom
by | August 15, 2014 | 26 Comments
Idol Minah (full name: Bang Minah) of the pop group Girl’s Day has received a proposal to lead a new sitcom that’s currently in development from iMBC and Winning Productions, tentatively titled Dating Big Bang. The show will revolve around four women who are all scammed by the same guy,... More »


Open Thread
Open Thread #356
by | August 15, 2014 | 291 Comments
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Drama Recaps
It’s Okay, It’s Love: Episode 7
by | August 15, 2014 | 129 Comments
Every new relationship comes with its own kind of butterflies in one’s stomach feeling, an uplifting effect of attraction that even our lovephobic shrink isn’t exempt from. In fact, it’s nice to watch Hae-soo enjoy spending time with someone she honestly likes, vindictive big bro Jae-bum notwithstanding. It’s the little... More »


Drama Recaps
Fated To Love You: Episode 14
by | August 14, 2014 | 212 Comments
This episode takes not-so-long-distance shenanigans to a whole new level as our hero jumps through, over, and under various hoops to catch even a snippet of conversation from his favorite snail before she disappears forever/goes abroad. (Same thing, right?) I’d be lying if I said it wasn’t fun watching Gun... More »


Drama Recaps
Joseon Gunman: Episode 16
by | August 14, 2014 | 57 Comments
You know, just because you decide to become a hero doesn’t mean you automatically become one. That’s something that’ll be challenging our guy as he ups his game in working for a higher goal, while finding himself stymied by the baddies. ‘Cause sure, maybe killing a bad guy won’t change... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
The Informant races the clock to expose truth
by | August 14, 2014 | 18 Comments
A brief clip of the upcoming movie The Informant (also called Whistle Blower) has been released, and it looks gripping. The film is based on the true story of Hwang Woo-suk, the South Korean veterinarian (with a doctorate degree) and Seoul National University professor who received global press when he... More »