‘Marriage Contract’


Drama Reactions & Reviews
2016 Year in Review, Part 6: Hoobae minions’ first rodeo
by | December 26, 2016 | 71 Comments
And now comes reviews from the newest members of our minion army, our Hoobae Minions, who’ve all pitched in to help make this year our best yet. It’s been amazing to have so many new voices here on Dramabeans, so we’re delighted to present their thoughts on how 2016 shaped up compared to years past.... More »


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2016 Year in Review, Part 5: Sunbae minions weigh in
by | December 22, 2016 | 48 Comments
This has been an eventful year for Team Dramabeans, as we’ve steadily grown in numbers from years past. Now that we’ve got so many staffers aboard, we’re playing with the format a little to bring you the same reviews you’ve come to know and love—just in a more digestible format. For the purposes of our... More »


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Drama Recaps
Marriage Contract: Episode 16 (Final)
by | April 27, 2016 | 160 Comments
Some stories are best told quietly, and Marriage Contract stays true to itself as we follow our little family into the last chapter of our journey beside them. No matter what happens, Hye-soo’s decided to live like a living person, not a dying person — fabulously, stylishly, and kicking ass — and that makes all... More »


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Marriage Contract: Episode 15
by | April 25, 2016 | 116 Comments
Just as Ji-hoon convinces Hye-soo to give a real relationship a shot, they receive some bad news that knocks the wind out of their sails. They’ll need each other more than ever now, but how can you be someone else’s pillar when you feel like you’re falling apart yourself? It’s going to take herculean efforts... More »


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Marriage Contract: Episode 14
by | April 20, 2016 | 101 Comments
The current changes at last as Hye-soo’s insistence on being alone is worn down by Ji-hoon’s insistence on staying by her side. Movable object, meet irresistible force. But as hard as it was to be alone, it’s just as hard being together when biology and pesky chaebols continuously conspire to keep you apart. But the... More »


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Marriage Contract: Episode 13
by | April 18, 2016 | 98 Comments
No man — or woman — is an island, and we all need someone to lean on in times of need. Hye-soo has gotten so used to being on her own that she’s grown fearful to trust anyone, so it’s Ji-hoon’s mission to convince her that he’s someone she can count on. If she won’t... More »


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Marriage Contract: Episode 12
by | April 13, 2016 | 162 Comments
Everyone spends a lot of time alone this episode, struggling to adjust to shifting realities. That you can be right next to someone and yet know nothing about them is one of the hardest things of all to accept. But knowledge demands change, and with so many secrets coming to light this hour, change is... More »


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Marriage Contract: Episode 11
by | April 11, 2016 | 134 Comments
Denial is a powerful thing — it can make a person want to forget their true feelings, or it can also make you stronger as you struggle not to let go of the truth. But what do you do when everyone around you is urging you to let go and forget, when you know that... More »


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Marriage Contract: Episode 10
by | April 6, 2016 | 131 Comments
Just as half of our couple starts to realize their true feelings, the other half begins to pull away — though not for the reasons you might think. Hye-soo has more to worry about than a possibly-fleeting romance, and her daughter comes first. She’s even willing to sacrifice her honor to secure a future for... More »