First Impression: Into The Ring

It's a year of romantic comedies, and our hearts are happy. Been watching too many makjang, heavy sageuk, whodunit, melodramas in the past couple months that this wave of new romcoms would be a breath of fresh air for this cabin fever. Drama Profile Title: Memorials (English title) / Into The Ring / The Ballot…

K-Drama Reaction: Lawless Lawyer | Episode 14

Desperate times call for desperate measures. THE BAIT Nam Soon-ja (Yum Hye-ran) has now decided to make a deal with Bong Sang-pil (Lee Joon-gi) after Judge Cha Moon-sook (Lee Hye-young) turned her back on her. She handed the sponsor ledger containing the corrupt transactions at the Cha Byung-ho Foundation over to Sang-pil in exchange for…

K-Drama Reaction: Lawless Lawyer | Episode 12

MASTER MANIPULATOR Judge Cha Moon-sook's (Lee Hye-young) mastery of manipulating people around her always leaves me speechless. I thought it was the end for her when her photos with Pres. Ahn Oh-joo (Choi Min-soo) were released to the public, but I was wrong. She managed to turn the situation around by using the violent attack…

K-Drama Reaction: Lawless Lawyer | Episode 11

"A lie that's authentic... it must have some truth in it for people to believe it." ~ Pres. Ahn Oh-joo THE X DEAL I knew it! Pres. Ahn (Choi Min-soo) would never made a move that would hurt him in the end. His appearance in court to testify for Bong Sang-pil (Lee Joon-gi) is part…

K-Drama Reaction: Lawless Lawyer | Episode 10

It's now the beginning of the end for Judge Cha Moon-sook. RETALIATION I now understand why Bong Sang-pil (Lee Joon-gi) stabbed himself during a fistfight with a former gang co-member at the prison! He meant to prove his innocence to Scorpion, right? I thought that he stabbed himself so that he could be granted bail.…

K-Drama Reaction: Lawless Lawyer | Episode 9

"Being framed and ending up in this prisoner's uniform is more honorable than being hypocritical in that judicial robe." ~ Bong Sang-pil FRAMED UP Pres. Ahn Oh-joo's (Choi Min-soo) plan to frame up Sang-pil (Lee Joon-gi) for the death of Uncle Choi Dae-woong (Ahn Nae-sang) succeeded. But this didn't sit well with Judge Cha Moon-sook…

K-Drama Reaction: Lawless Lawyer | Episode 8

"After I die, don't think about getting revenge. Sang-pil... promise me you'll be a good lawyer. Also, find happiness." ~ Uncle Choi Dae-woong GOODBYE, UNCLE DAE-WOONG Oh, no. It hurts to see Uncle Dae-woong (Ahn Nae-sang) die in a very cruel way. Though we only get to see him once in a while on screen,…