Strong Woman Do Bong-soon: Episode 11

Hey, are you having a bad day? Did you have a rough week? Well, that’s all about to change because this episode contains non-stop grinning and heart somersaults. If you’ve been sticking around mainly for the romance, then prepare yourself because I hear this episode has been the source of …

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Chief Kim: Episode 20 (Final)

As this comedic gem comes to its sweet and satisfying end, we’re reminded of how much we’ve been through together. Throughout its run, I’ve been increasingly surprised at how well Chief Kim executed its genre, especially its loving character development and its thoughtful wisdom – but now that it’s time …

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Team Dramabeans: What we’re watching

Maybe it’s just me and not dramaland, and my problem is that I’ve just lost that lovin’ feeling. Maybe it’s not the fault of the drama offerings, because it seems that a number of shows are doing pretty well these days, but I’m back to feeling the drag. Now I …

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News bites: April 1, 2017

Drama Casting & News News bites: April 1, 2017 Seo In-gook, Won Bin It’s so hard to let this one go: Seo In-gook enlisted on March 28, but before his departure, the multi-talented performer released a digital single called “Walking With You,” which he wrote (the lyrics and …

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Rebel: Thief Who Stole the People: Episode 18

Now this is more like it! Bashing in bad guys, getting justice for the poor—this was what I imagined when I signed on for a Hong Gil-dong drama in the first place. I’m glad the band of Hong brothers have found their true calling, and that this episode also served …

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The Liar and His Lover: Episode 4

Music overshadows everything in Han-gyul’s life, and even when he can see how it affects the people around him, he can’t abandon the pursuit of the perfect song. For a man like him, it’s hard to focus on the woman behind the beautiful voice that inspires him. So when fate …

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Chief Kim: Episode 19

With a former opponent now firmly on his side, Sung-ryong’s ability to bring down Chairman Park has exponentially increased as the final fight between Team Sung-ryong and Team Chairman begins. Though the chairman may have seemed invincible before, many heads are better than one, and as the days go by, …

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Radiant Office: Episode 6

We’ve got characters growing by leaps and bounds in this episode, giving us insight into the kind of people they are outside of the office. But personal growth doesn’t always lead to happy things — sometimes it can mean coming to the realization that some unhappy changes need to happen. …

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Open Thread #493

Open Thread Open Thread #493 Happy Friday everyone! Here is your Open Thread, which is here for you to chat about anything you want, whether it be drama-related or not. Nothing’s off-topic here! Spoilers may be rife, so proceed accordingly.  RELATED POSTS

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Dramabeans Podcast #36

We said we’d be back soon and continue our massive catching-up session, and for once we kept our promise! This podcast takes us back to last fall dramas, and we wanted to talk about them before they all faded from our memories entirely. Fingers crossed, we’ll be all caught up …

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The Liar and His Lover: Episode 3

I swear, the cuteness in this drama is unreal. Just as it was music that first got Han-gyul and So-rim to meet, it’s no surprise that it’s music that keeps bringing them back together. The music in their lives is opening up new opportunities for the both of them, whether …

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Radiant Office: Episode 5

Ho-won and the guys find themselves faced with a near-impossible challenge, and once again, their jobs depend on whether or not they’re successful. Luck seems to be on their side, but life has a way of throwing a wrench into one’s plans just when you think you’re coming out on …

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Whisper: Episode 2

The twists and turns begin in earnest as we officially descend into the sleek and polished world of corruption. No one said it was going to be easy, and Dong-joon starts to discover that the path of least resistance is much more difficult than anyone could have imagined. It’s hard …

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Tunnel: Episode 2

With its moody atmosphere and keen emotions, Tunnel’s opening week is as compelling as it gets. Leaping forward thirty years into the present this hour, we watch our brash detective struggle with life in the modern world. But while fish-out-of-water antics are always entertaining, it’s the lonely stranger-in-a-strange-land-vibes that have …

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