‘Fantastic’


Drama Reactions & Reviews
Top 10 favorite drama girlfriends
by | January 24, 2017 | 149 Comments
javabeans: It seemed a natural progression to follow our favorite drama bromances with our favorite female friendships, since next to romance, it’s often the heartwarming depictions of friendships that suck us in and stir our emotions. girlfriday: Do they ever. Friendships and family relationships often make me cry more than romances do. javabeans: It’s too... More »


Drama Reactions & Reviews


Drama Reactions & Reviews
2016 Year in Review, Part 2: The doctor is in
by | December 14, 2016 | 154 Comments
Every December, I’m hit with a simultaneous feeling of anticipation and dread at dusting off our Year in Review series and taking a look back at the year as a whole. I always enjoy reading what everyone else has written, and the review-writing process is both fun and illuminating—sometimes you don’t realize you even feel... More »


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Team Dramabeans: What we’re watching
by | November 5, 2016 | 193 Comments
The weeks sure fly by, don’t they? It’s almost next year, people! *represses minor freakout* And it feels like there’s a very fine line between being on top of all your shows and getting behind a few days and suddenly feeling like you’re buried in an avalanche of unwatched episodes. I think I’d better get... More »


Drama Reactions & Reviews
Team Dramabeans: What we’re watching
by | October 29, 2016 | 216 Comments
I love it when the weather turns slightly chilly, and you feel like reaching for a blanket and snuggling up on the couch with some good dramas. Maybe in honor of Halloween I should watch something scary? I’m taking recommendations! I’ll just have to convince javabeans to watch it with me, because there’s always safety... More »


Drama Recaps
Fantastic: Episode 16 (Final)
by | October 27, 2016 | 33 Comments
It’s the final episode, which means we’ll have to say goodbye to these lovely characters. All the way to the end, the show never loses sight of itself, and for a drama about cancer, it spreads a joyful message about appreciating the blessing of life. Though this may be farewell, the lives of these characters... More »


Drama Recaps
Fantastic: Episode 15
by | October 26, 2016 | 13 Comments
This is a happy episode, filled with joy and love. Even if adversity hits So-hye and Hae-sung, at least they’re together and ready to help each other overcome anything life throws their way. So-hye has also learned to live each day with purpose and without regret, which means walking besides her fantastic man through thick... More »


Drama Reactions & Reviews
Team Dramabeans: What we’re watching
by | October 22, 2016 | 236 Comments
Another week, and the drama list just grows! We’ve got finales to put behind us and fresh premieres just around the corner, so let’s weigh in. Tell us what shows you’ve been cozying up with lately, and what made you go back to hit that rewind button, or grab that screenshot, or rant to the... More »


Drama Recaps
Fantastic: Episode 14
by | October 20, 2016 | 28 Comments
So-hye struggles to handle more terrible news, and stumbles to express herself as emotions get jumbled and people clash. However, in times of trouble, the most comforting things can simply be a supportive hand on your shoulder and an ear that will listen to your worries.... More »


Drama Recaps
Fantastic: Episode 13
by | October 19, 2016 | 33 Comments
Both life and death have the ability to completely alter people’s lives, but it’s the juxtaposition of these two things that help people grow. So-hye and Joon-ki have learned through experiences like their peers, but being a terminally ill patient has taught them a shared perspective on life because now that death is so nearby,... More »