Drama Recaps
Trot Lovers: Episode 4
by | July 5, 2014 | 60 Comments
The show continues to delight as it balances humor with heartache, as the plot continues to move along in the quick pace we’ve grown to expect. Chun-hee tries to return to original plan of working part-time jobs to pay off her father’s debt — however she rethinks that decision when... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
Pirate prepares to set sail
by | July 5, 2014 | 31 Comments
Yay, we’ve finally gotten more than a teaser of a trailer for the upcoming Pirate movie. It seems we’ve been waiting forever, and the premiere is finally only a few weeks away. Thankfully, the preview for the Pirates of the Caribbean-esque blockbuster, set about two weeks prior to the founding... More »


Drama Casting & News
Bae Soo-bin accepts Greatest Marriage role
by | July 5, 2014 | 26 Comments
After playing a string of villains and seriously corrupt individuals, Bae Soo-bin is returning to the small screen and taking on a good guy in TV Chosun’s fall show, Greatest Marriage. His character is a talented and driven anchorman who commands respect, and he is described as a level-headed and... More »


Drama Recaps
Fated To Love You: Episode 2
by | July 4, 2014 | 152 Comments
It’s been so long since I’ve loved a show that I’d forgotten what it felt like, but this week has been enough to rekindle my faith in dramas. On the heels of a winning first outing, we get an especially gratifying hour that still delivers on the fun factor while... More »


Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Running Man: Episode 202
by | July 4, 2014 | 45 Comments
EPISODE 202. Broadcast on June 29, 2014. javabeans: We’re taking over Running Man recapping duties this week! Don’t worry, gummimochi is safe and sound in the closet where we left her tied up, but we’ll let her out just as soon as we’re done. I actually don’t think I’ve watched... More »


Drama Recaps
High School King of Savvy: Episode 6
by | July 4, 2014 | 150 Comments
King of Savvy keeps bringing the magic with another fantastic episode. Jin-woo decides to be a little more subtle in his battle of wits with Min-seok, and the result pushes our fake director to wrestle with some unfamiliar emotions. Soo-young takes some convincing to begin work as a secretary, but... More »


Drama Recaps
Doctor Stranger: Episode 18
by | July 4, 2014 | 63 Comments
Our hero gets railroaded into doing nothing but reacting this hour as the only person he could cling to with any sense of assurance takes some time away from her main job of keeping secrets in order to multitask—now she gets to keep secrets and attempt to scrape Hoon off... More »


Open Thread
Open Thread #350
by | July 4, 2014 | 264 Comments
  J Rabbit – “Round & Round” [ Download ] Open Thread #349 Open Thread #348 Open Thread #347 Open Thread #346 No tags for this post.... More »


Drama Recaps
Triangle: Episode 18
by | July 4, 2014 | 107 Comments
One kidnapping throws everything and everyone in a tizzy this hour, forcing our rivals in love (and brothers) to work together—however briefly—to secure her release. Never has watching two brothers fight over one girl’s affections, corporate power, and everything in between been this heart-wrenching, especially when the truth is so... More »


Drama Recaps
You’re All Surrounded: Episode 16
by | July 3, 2014 | 75 Comments
It’s almost a hug! That’s practically a hug, right? The things a girl’s gotta do to keep the bromance alive around here. We make some big strides today—we finally get a few key reveals in the overarching story, but as usual the more enjoyable parts of the episode are the... More »


Drama Recaps
Joseon Gunman: Episode 4
by | July 3, 2014 | 169 Comments
We’re here! With the requisite backdrop set and the conflict established, we now get to the meat of the present-day story, and I’m just about hopping in anticipation to see where we go from here. I suppose we can think of the first four episodes as the “childhood portion” of... More »