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Chungmuro/Film News
Yoo Ah-in, Choi Ji-woo, Lee Mi-yeon in star-studded rom-com Like Me
by | January 7, 2016 | 56 Comments
It almost seems a little quaint now to do a movie about Facebook, but the new romantic comedy Like Me (also listed as Like for Likes) is about six people’s lives all connected through social media, and how in this day and age, romance takes on a whole new dimension online. The movie is more... More »


Drama Casting & News
News bites: February 28, 2015
by | February 28, 2015 | 38 Comments
Baro (God’s Gift – 14 Days, Answer Me 1994) has his first starring role opposite Lee Mi-yeon (Merchant Kim Man-deok) in a movie short called That’s Not It. Commissioned by W Korea as part of their short film project, the film will show Lee as an actress waiting in anticipation for her secret date in... More »


Chungmuro/Film Reviews
Movie Review: Harmonium in My Memory (1999)
by | January 4, 2015 | 15 Comments
I think one of the best topics for nostalgia films is the first crush. The crushes of our youths seem to be the kind of topic that always comes up when we meet with old friends and I think that’s true of cinema as well. Certainly with Korean cinema; nostalgia films are an old enterprise... More »


Drama Casting & News
Yoon Eun-hye tempted by Temptation
by | June 3, 2014 | 83 Comments
The two female leads are still undecided for SBS’s Temptation, the Indecent Proposal-esque melodrama starring Kwon Sang-woo, but according to recent reports Yoon Eun-hye is the likely leading lady, while Lee Mi-yeon has decided to opt out. (Other reports hedge that she is just considering, but in any case Yoon Eun-hye appears to be leaning... More »


Chungmuro/Film Reviews
Movie Review: Whispering Corridors (1998)
by | May 20, 2014 | 14 Comments
“School is hell.” That was the premise of Buffy: The Vampire Slayer, and it’s one that resonates throughout contemporary fiction, including in Korea. And given the pressures and violence that Korean students may face in school, it’s no surprise that Korean cinema set in high school is littered with stories of bullies, stress, and sometimes horrifying... More »


Drama Casting & News
Kwon Sang-woo takes the lead in SBS’s Temptation
by | May 20, 2014 | 40 Comments
That sure was quick. Immediately on the heels of announcing the scheduling of SBS drama Temptation, we have the confirmation of its hero, which will be played by Kwon Sang-woo, back on television screens a mere six months after his last drama. And while Medical Top Team wasn’t a success for Kwon as one of... More »


Drama Casting & News
Lee Beom-soo and Song Seung-heon courted for drama reunion
by | January 30, 2014 | 60 Comments
Song Seung-heon, Lee Mi-yeon, Lee Beom-soo And the bromance lives on. I don’t know if Dr. Jin’s anything is something we want living on, but there’s no denying that Lee Beom-soo (Prime Minister and I) and Song Seung-heon (When a Man Loves) make a great odd (emphasis on odd) couple. They’re being courted to headline... More »


Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Noonas Over Flowers: Episode 8 (Final)
by | January 20, 2014 | 47 Comments
EPISODE 8. Broadcast on January 17, 2014. girlfriday: Aw, it’s already time for the epilogue. We begin at the wrap party twenty days after the trip, and it’s still before the show has actually aired. javabeans: It’s funny because Grandpas premiered earlier so that they could watch part of the show while on their trip,... More »


Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Noonas Over Flowers: Episode 7
by | January 16, 2014 | 34 Comments
EPISODE 7. Broadcast on January 10, 2014. javabeans: We open in the morning as three of the noonas gather on Ja-ok’s bed (Mi-yeon and Hee-ae with her) in their comfy new apartment, and Hee-ae tells a funny story about trying to shower last night that the production then turns into this harrowing horror scene. It... More »


Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Noonas Over Flowers: Episode 6
by | January 5, 2014 | 43 Comments
EPISODE 6. Broadcast on January 3, 2014. girlfriday: So after that incident where Seung-gi maybe-sorta lost the noonas and Na PD and maybe himself, the group makes it to the apartment where they’ll be staying. They decide to play rock-paper-scissors for room choosing privileges, and maknae Mi-yeon wins. Uh… is this a thing to be... More »