A little music… A little drama… A lotta fun! Storyline/Synopsis: My Rating 6/10 Min Se-yi is a transfer student from New Zealand, of all places. There she herded sheep and recuperated from the trauma of losing her father. Back in Korea once again, she cheerfully attends school and quickly makes a name for… Read More Friday Drama Review: “Monstar”
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A Jewel in the Korean Drama Scene Another drama from 2003, Dae Jang Geum is a historical classic that had been sitting on the “To Be Watched” list long enough. Tackling a 54-episode drama may sound daunting, but some dramas need to be seen for their historical significance. Although based on a true historical… Read More Friday Drama Review – “Dae Jang Geum”
Monarch of Madness? Perhaps Not. Ambition. Passion. Revenge. The series “Queen of Ambition” wrapped up its final episode with much weeping and nose-blowing, but all plot-lines were neatly tied up and finished. It felt, when all was said and done, that all 24 episodes were needed to fully develop the nefarious tale and all… Read More Friday Drama Review – “Queen of Ambition”
Classic Melodrama – Prepare to Cry. High-tension melodrama may not be everyone’s cup of tea, but add a few gangsters, throw in a spunky, in-your-face wanna-be girlfriend, exploit great cinematography and put it together with fabulous music and you might even entice the most hard-core melo-haters. Superb performances by Song Hye Kyo and Jo… Read More Friday Drama Review – “That Winter, the Wind Blows”
How to Avoid Being Bitten By a Korean Vampire: A pseudo-scientific survival guide The other day I was asked by a Korean friend a very unusual question “What is your blood type?”. I stared blankly wondering if this person worked for the Red Cross, made a weird Twilight reference, or was just so uninterested talking… Read More How to Avoid Being Bitten By a Korean Vampire
Kim Sun Ah for Mayor! Hurrah! Whenever your mood is in need of a pick-me-up, any drama casting Kim Sun Ah in the lead is sure to the remedy. In terms of comedic timing, few actresses today can touch her unique vocal style and physical comedy. “City Hall” is a great example of silliness… Read More Friday Drama Review – “City Hall”
Won’t You Be My Neighbor? Park Shin Hye fans rejoiced! Another drama at last! And one in the “Flower Boy” series, to boot! What fun! And with Yoon Shi Yoon? Bonus! I was right there with the rest of the crowd, fan-girling at the thought of another Flower Boy drama and excited to see… Read More Friday Drama Review – “Flower Boy Next Door”
Uaka “The World They Live In” – Hidden Jewel Among Dramas [Soju Drama Queen] Review of “The World that They Live in 그들이사는세상” Falling under the heading of “How in the heck did I miss this one?”, ‘World Within’, also known as ‘The World That They Live In’, is a hidden gem, to be sure.… Read More Friday Drama Review: “World Within”
[MangezAvecFateh] Loving HUE Na Eotteokhae What Should I Do? Good Golly Miss Molly, this is not an Asian Market article! *hyperventilates a little*. Surely I have nothing more to contribute, Na Eotteokhae? But wait… My trips to Asian Markets seldom are just to the markets alone, often times I will visit the peripheral stores around… Read More [MangezAvecFateh] Loving HUE Na Eotteokhae What Should I Do?