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Drama Recaps
The Good Wife: Episode 1
by | July 13, 2016 | 60 Comments
Adaptations are nothing new when it comes to dramas — webtoons, novels, and manhwa have all been popular sources, and every year there seems to be a remake of a Japanese or Taiwanese drama. But American television shows have been notably left off that list, at least until now. The Good Wife is the first... More »

Drama Casting & News
Kim Seo-hyung in final negotiations to join The Good Wife
by | March 24, 2016 | 14 Comments
Casting continues to impress on tvN’s The Good Wife remake, which is now in final negotiations to cast Kim Seo-hyung, making for a robust lineup — not that I’d expect any less of the project that finally lured Jeon Do-yeon back to the small screen. Jeon (Shameless, Secret Sunshine) was the first to confirm as... More »

Drama Casting & News
2015 KBS Drama Awards
by | December 31, 2015 | 158 Comments
Okay, one more red carpet to go and we’re officially done with 2015! Last up for the Big 3 broadcasters are the KBS Drama Awards, which had a few big stars in attendance and gave out many (many, many) awards, despite not having any huge hits this year. They also chose to split the Daesang... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
52nd Daejong Film Awards
by | November 20, 2015 | 114 Comments
Oh man, you guuuuuuys, grab your popcorn and settle in, because this year’s 52nd Daejong (Grand Bell) Film Awards were an unmitigated hot mess, and it is so entertaining. The ceremony for Korea’s longest-running film awards was held on Friday, November 20, but to get the full context for the unprecedented disaster that was the... More »

Chungmuro/Film News
51st Grand Bell Awards
by | November 21, 2014 | 59 Comments
It’s time for the 51st Grand Bell Awards (Daejong Film Awards), the first of the major year-end award ceremonies, which celebrates achievement in film. There were actually a good number of big movies in 2014 to spread the love around, whether in box office numbers or critical acclaim, but the overwhelming theme seems to be:... More »

Chungmuro/Film Reviews
Movie Review: Voice (Whispering Corridors 4, 2005)
by | August 31, 2014 | 6 Comments
It seems to me that as the Whispering Corridors series goes on, the degree of commentary the films make about high school lessens in each installment. The original Whispering Corridors was a scathing indictment of the abuses that youth endure at school and the second pointed a finger at the rigidity of social structures and... More »

Drama Casting & News
Empress Ki casts Ha Ji-won’s rivals
by | October 6, 2013 | 49 Comments
Baek Jin-hee, Kim Seo-hyung, Yoon Ah-jung We’ve got more casting additions for MBC’s upcoming Monday-Tuesday sageuk epic Empress Ki (formerly called Hwatu), starring Ha Ji-won as the Goryeo-born woman who becomes a Yuan empress. Baek Jin-hee (I Summon You, Gold) has recently joined the cast as a rival for Ji Chang-wook’s affections — he plays... More »

Drama Casting & News
Salaryman shoots some wacked-out promos
by | December 2, 2011 | 120 Comments
javabeans: So… this is the title and poster shoot for History of the Salaryman. WTF? girlfriday: What? What on earth could possibly be the concept of that? javabeans: Maybe we can try to figure it out….... More »