‘High Society’


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 »


Podcasts
Dramabeans Podcast #29
by | August 2, 2015 | 149 Comments
Podcast time! Time to check in with the latest batch of shows, whether it’s squeeing over the fun or groaning over the flaws.   Podcast #29 Running time: 52:56   Topics and dramas discussed: Who Are You—School 2015, Warm and Cozy, The Producers: Just a quick recap winding down those shows, which ended after our... More »


Drama Recaps
High Society: Episode 16 (Final)
by | July 30, 2015 | 132 Comments
Every loose thread finds its partner and the bow it belongs to in a solid finale that showcases the best of what High Society had to offer, which definitely has nothing to do with business or any sort of commentary on the class divide. But if you were just here for the romance, then this... More »


Drama Recaps
High Society: Episode 15
by | July 29, 2015 | 74 Comments
When a triumphant return should be a gamechanger for this series, it turns out that it gives us more of the same dynamics we’ve come to know. Even if everyone’s responses to this turn of events may differ, it also does little to overturn the business politics already set in motion. Because evidently you can... More »


Drama Recaps
High Society: Episode 14
by | July 23, 2015 | 107 Comments
What’s a few mental breakdowns when we finally have a hero to feel for, am I right? Or does it reflect badly on us if we’re willing to live and let live when it comes to Joon-ki putting the dimmer switch on his classism so he can turn up the charm instead? Y’know what, I’m... More »


Drama Recaps
High Society: Episode 13
by | July 22, 2015 | 124 Comments
Two break-ups, four broken hearts. Even then, it seems it’s never too late to have a change of heart. There are a few of those in this hour that takes some people by surprise and leaves the others more or less confused as to where that suddenly came from. Much of the Jang family dramatics... More »


Drama Recaps
High Society: Episode 12
by | July 16, 2015 | 117 Comments
This show is a pretty good example of why you shouldn’t date in the workplace, because it’s only nice until you break up and end up in a twisted love square. Or does that only happen in dramas? If it wasn’t a thing before, it definitely is now, with our two chaebol characters drifting toward... More »


Drama Recaps
High Society: Episode 11
by | July 15, 2015 | 112 Comments
While a little honesty can be effective, a great deal of it can be a dangerous thing when it comes to maintaining a relationship. No one is as prepared to deal with the aftermath of the truth than Joon-ki is, who shows us what it means to be brutally honest about the words one has... More »


Drama Recaps
High Society: Episode 10
by | July 9, 2015 | 131 Comments
Everyone has to hear things they don’t want to hear and confront some truths they’d rather leave unknown in an hour that’s all about the harmful effects of meddling. Well, more like the harmful effects of classism. And favoritism. And elitism. Somehow our core four will have to make it out of this tangled web... More »


Drama Recaps
High Society: Episode 9
by | July 8, 2015 | 77 Comments
What a world of a difference one smile makes. Now was that so hard? Getting past the defensive walls Joon-ki puts up around him are moments that come too far in between in this series, so it’s important to treasure them when they do come. Some prejudices are upheld while others come crumbling down, as... More »