Posts Tagged ‘Rain’

Sitcoms/Variety Shows
Variety Roulette: Rain Effect
by | December 22, 2013 | 86 Comments
I totally wasn’t intending to write up the brand-new reality show Rain Effect, but I fired up the first episode out of curiosity and immediately got sucked into its fun, funny vibe. (Trust me, I wasn’t looking for another thing to recap!) It’s been a while since we’ve done a Variety Roulette; nothing like a... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
Rain takes Hollywood movie The Prince as comeback role
by | November 26, 2013 | 83 Comments
Rain is out of the army and heading back to work, skipping Chungmuro to head straight to Hollywood with a movie called The Prince. He’ll get to show off some action moves as he stars alongside Bruce Willis and John Cusack in the Brian A. Miller-directed thriller. The plot unfolds as a former mob enforcer... More »


Celebrity News
News bites: January 4, 2013
by | January 4, 2013 | 122 Comments
This could practically be News Bites: The ♥Romance♥ Edition, with all the star hooking up and breaking up we’ve had lately. Seriously, is something in the water over there in Yeoeuido? Or did all the celebs decide to out themselves while people’s attentions were diverted with all the other star romances, thinking they could avoid... More »


Drama Casting & News
News bites: June 13, 2012
by | June 13, 2012 | 93 Comments
R2B: Return to Base Yet another name change for Rain’s last pre-army project, pictured above: The movie formerly titled Red Scarf, then Flight: Near the Sun, is now R2B: Return To Base. It will eventually be called BRB: 2Legit2Quit. It’s also got a newly released poster and an August release date. [Source: E Daily] Tags:... More »


Drama Recaps
A Love to Kill: Episode 1
by | March 12, 2012 | 132 Comments
After discussing Rain’s post-vomit lizard kisses in the latest podcast, this blast from the past was just a matter of time. So here we have it, a first episode recap of 2005′s A Love to Kill (also known as This Cursed Love, aka This Love I Want to Kill, aka The Love of Death, aka... More »


Celebrity News
Rain reports for military service
by | October 10, 2011 | 121 Comments
javabeans: So Rain is finally enlisting. girlfriday: How is he not in the army already? Hasn’t he been “going to the army” for like, years? javabeans: He was “going to army” early, and then “going to army” on time, and now he’s “going to army” at the last possible moment, with just two months left... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
Rain tweets new stills from Red Scarf
by | April 6, 2011 | 29 Comments
Thanks to Rain, we have a few more behind-the-scenes shots from his upcoming fighter-pilot blockbuster movie Red Scarf, in which he stars as a pilot with a team of fighters who carry out a bombardment of Pyongyang, North Korea. He tweeted the following photos on April 6, with a note declaring that he’s enjoying filming... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
Rain takes the pilot’s seat in Red Scarf
by | March 18, 2011 | 31 Comments
Filming has begun this week on the South-Korean-fighter-pilots-bombard-the-North blockbuster movie Red Scarf, wherein Rain (Runaway Plan B) goes Top Gun playing the fighter-pilot hero. Shin Se-kyung (High Kick Through the Roof) stars as his love interest. The first shoots took place on March 15 at a Kangnam club in Seoul, and also featured actors Kim... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
More cast members join Rain’s Red Scarf
by | February 12, 2011 | 26 Comments
Rain’s new movie Red Scarf, co-starring Shin Se-kyung as his love interest, is beefing up its cast with several new additions: Lee Hana (Triple), Kim Sung-soo (My Precious You), musical and film actor Yoo Joon-sang (Moss), and Secret Garden’s Tae-sun, Lee Jong-seok. Tags: Lee Hana, Lee Jong-seok, Rain, Shin Se-kyung, Yoo Joon-sang... More »


Drama Reactions & Reviews
2010 Editors’ Picks [Year In Review, Part 5]
by | December 26, 2010 | 383 Comments
Here we are, Part 5! As girlfriday said in her review, I’d also like to thank guest bloggers Dahee Fanel and thunderbolt for participating in this year’s year-in-review roundup. A particular thank-you goes out to GF herself for being so game to jump into this whole world of crazy with me, and I think you’ll... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
Rain’s new blockbuster co-starring Shin Se-kyung
by | December 5, 2010 | 62 Comments
Just as his drama Runaway Plan B comes to a close, Rain has announced his new project, a blockbuster film called Red Muffler (a working title). His co-star? She’s not the A-list superstar one might expect to star opposite Rain, but up-and-comer Shin Se-kyung (Blue Salt, High Kick Through the Roof). Rain’s casting is finalized,... More »