Drama Recaps
Strong Woman Do Bong-soon: Episode 5
by | March 11, 2017 | 284 Comments
Now we’re getting somewhere. After allowing herself to be relegated to the sidelines while a dangerous criminal terrorized the streets of Do-bong, Bong-soon takes the first steps in using her powers for good when an attack hits a little too close to home. Min-hyuk and Gook-doo argue over Bong-soon’s safety,... More »


Drama Reactions & Reviews
Team Dramabeans: What we’re watching
by | March 11, 2017 | 147 Comments
It’s the weekend, which means it’s time to check back in to see what we’re all watching. I’ve been busy catching up on everything, and right now it feels like I’m at the point where I’m finishing a lot of dinners just to clean the plates, which at least brings... More »


Drama Casting & News
News bites: March 11, 2017
by | March 11, 2017 | 37 Comments
Ji-soo, Park Bo-young, Park Hyung-shik The cast of Strong Woman Do Bong-soon is making good on their pre-premiere pledges. Prior to the show’s launch, the cast agreed that if an episode was able to exceed 3% in viewership ratings, Park Bo-young would see some lucky viewers home (reprising her role... More »


Drama Recaps
Chief Kim: Episode 13
by | March 10, 2017 | 65 Comments
The battle begins as Sung-ryong and Yul try to best each other through intelligence gathering as well as petty name-calling. If you thought two adults with respectable jobs were above childish pranks and insults, think again. While the consequences are real and deal with billions of dollars, that doesn’t stop... More »


Drama Recaps
Rebel: Thief Who Stole the People: Episode 12
by | March 10, 2017 | 51 Comments
And it begins… the start of Yeonsangun’s descent into his infamous never-ending cycle of violence that marked him as the bloodiest tyrant of Joseon history. The paranoia, frustration, and inferiority complex shown in previous episodes has coalesced into a darker form, resulting in unthinkable violations of ethics. It’s enough to... More »


Drama Recaps
Introverted Boss: Episode 14
by | March 10, 2017 | 40 Comments
Everyone deals with the fallout from Woo-il’s confession, which propels a few main players to face some harsh truths about their own shortcomings. Sticking to the themes of honesty and accountability, long overdue conversations and confrontations are finally had. While Woo-il and Yi-soo find a kind of peace in their... More »


Drama Recaps
Missing 9: Episode 16 (Final)
by | March 10, 2017 | 87 Comments
It’s all come down to this moment — someone has to take responsibility for the deaths of Jae-hyun and So-hee, but what if the wrong person is being blamed? Justice is difficult to find when the powers that be are working against you, but Joon-oh and Bong-hee refuse to give... More »


Open Thread
Open Thread #490
by | March 10, 2017 | 373 Comments
Happy Friday everyone! Here is your Open Thread, which is here for you to chat about anything you want, whether it be drama-related or not. Nothing’s off-topic here! Spoilers may be rife, so proceed accordingly.... More »


Drama Casting & News
Seo Ye-ji courted to play girl who needs saving in OCN’s Save Me
by | March 10, 2017 | 37 Comments
Seo Ye-ji (Hwarang) has been offered a role as a lead in OCN’s upcoming psychological thriller Save Me, as the damsel in distress at the center of the story. Her character is described as a graceful, quiet young woman with porcelain skin named Im Sang-mi, whose soulful eyes reflect both... More »


Drama Recaps
Defendant: Episode 14
by | March 9, 2017 | 26 Comments
It’s a tense and emotional episode as Jung-woo fights his hardest to get to Ha-yeon despite the obstacles that face him at every turn. Jung-woo and Min-ho are locked in a battle of wits and nerve, and as they get closer to their final confrontation, one of them moves beyond... More »