Posts Tagged ‘Lee Sung-min’

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Misaeng: Episode 11
by | November 24, 2014 | 116 Comments
It’s a bittersweet ride for Sales Team 3, as they set things straight but find themselves as the target of scorn. While they’re awarded for their commendable work, they also become victims of workplace politics and suspicion. As for our newbies, they’re slowly but surely finding their place. They find pleasure in the small accomplishments... More »


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Misaeng: Episode 10
by | November 19, 2014 | 88 Comments
Things just don’t get any easier for our little Sales Team 3, do they? Chief Park seems like the monkey wrench that’s trying to tear everyone apart, but the mystery lies in exactly how he’s doing it (much less why). In order to find out, Chief Oh has to play his own careful game of... More »


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Misaeng: Episode 9
by | November 17, 2014 | 130 Comments
The newbies struggle to find their place, as their ambition and vision far exceeds their level of experience. They play their best hand and put their best foot forward, but that’s simply not enough when you’re faced with the adversities of being the new kids on the block. It’s a slow and painful process, in... More »


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Misaeng: Episode 8
by | November 12, 2014 | 104 Comments
Sometimes being a leader requires sacrifice, and Chief Oh faces his Scylla and Charibdys as he’s forced to choose what is more important to him: his integrity or his team. As for our newbies, we learn who Young-yi’s mysterious caller is, and Baek-ki’s finally loses his patience for being constantly ignored when he asks the... More »


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Misaeng: Episode 7
by | November 10, 2014 | 86 Comments
We get a look into the darker and more discouraging side of working in an office. There’s a tough lesson to be learned in the workplace: Sometimes, hard work isn’t enough. Limitations are set by the hierarchy of the workplace and how much power you wield. And even if your hard work isn’t acknowledged, you’ve... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
Lee Jung-jae is a fighter on the run for Big Match
by | November 9, 2014 | 18 Comments
Wait, Lee Jung-jae (The Face Reader) is going to spend a movie looking like this? You’d think they would’ve led with that information (or bait, what have you). His new movie Big Match will be hitting theaters in a few weeks, and we finally get some clues as to what on earth it’s even about.... More »


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Misaeng: Episode 6
by | November 6, 2014 | 142 Comments
How much of your pride are you willing to put on the line in order to make a sale? That’s the question Chief Oh struggles with as he must convince an old friend to now do business with his company. Another employee’s lack of confidence makes it difficult for him to be taken seriously (especially... More »


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Misaeng: Episode 5
by | November 3, 2014 | 100 Comments
It’s another great installment looking into the incomplete lives of our favorite office workers and our newbies, who get their first taste of workplace politics. This time it’s an episode with a focus on the women, all about what women sacrifice to balance their work and personal lives and what they can’t sacrifice to preserve... More »


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Misaeng: Episode 4
by | October 29, 2014 | 127 Comments
It’s D-Day for the interns as they finally give their presentations in hopes of passing one more hurdle on their way to becoming official employees. Only a select few will be able to pass this round, though, and there’s a strong chance Geu-rae’s strategy in selecting Seok-yul the “dog wall” as his partner has come... More »


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Misaeng: Episode 3
by | October 26, 2014 | 122 Comments
Hey guys, I’m just filling in for today, but I’m happy to pick up an episode of Misaeng, which is fast becoming one of my favorite shows of the year. It’s clear now why the original webtoon is so beloved—this show takes the most mundane minutiae of office life and turns it into something universal... More »


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Misaeng: Episode 2
by | October 22, 2014 | 177 Comments
The interns aren’t the only ones who have to worry about their status in the company — the department heads have their own headaches to deal with. For Department Chief Oh, that headache is named “Geu-rae,” and it’s a long day at the office as Geu-rae attempts to prove that his efforts are sincere. But... More »