K-Drama Reaction: Penthouse | Season 2

It's been a crazier second season, and I think this is the only show wherein all character developments are for the worse. Every episode seemed like confirmation of fan theories from previous events. It's as if the writer was reading the comments section of every article written about the drama or all the audience's social…

Non-romance K-Dramas that will save your Valentine’s Day

Whether you're with someone special or not, binge-watching K-Dramas is one of the best ways to just kill time and let the day pass by. On this Valentine's Day, we listed down 10 outstanding Korean dramas that will definitely save your day at a time when most of us are required to just stay home…

K-Drama Reaction: My Ahjussi | Finale

"All human beings have some sort of power within them." ~ Park Ki-hoon May we all find comfort in ourselves. My Ahjussi fulfilled its promise to give the audience a healing drama and tied all loose ends at the finale. As for this K-drama drunkard noona, let me close the curtains by sharing with you…

K-Drama Reaction: My Ahjussi | Episode 15

"It's not up to me to ponder whether or not this is something worth crying about. If someone close to you is crying, you should just cry with them." ~ Park Ki-hoon The Earnest Ahjussi has been constantly proving how kind of a soul he is. My Ahjussi Episode 15 centers on how Park Dong-hoon is…

K-Drama Reaction: My Ahjussi | Episode 14

"It makes me feel so lonely...the feeling that I'm the only one not rolling forward." ~ Jung-hee After Park Dong-hoon's painstaking interview with the Board and Lee Ji-an quitting her job, allow me to take you to the two major events that occurred in My Ahjussi Episode 14. Omma, Hooghye and Team Three's Pride The…

K-Drama Reaction: My Ahjussi | Episode 13

"The people of this world think that outside things cause discord within their hearts and that outside things fill their hearts with joy...that is a delusion." ~ Monk Gyeom-duk The beauty that is My Ahjussi continues in Episode 13. Let me share with you five of my favorite moments from this chapter. When Park Dong-hoon defended…

K-Drama Reaction: My Ahjussi | Episode 12

In the three months that I've worked here, I've felt warmer than I ever felt in my 21 years. ~ Lee Ji-an The worst thing about My Ahjussi Episode 12 is that it's too beautifully narrated that I don't know how to write my reaction. I've watched it several times already and had my draft…

K-Drama Reaction: My Ahjussi | Episode 9

"But what's so important about the truth? Our hearts are not ruled by reason, after all." ~ Choon-dae My Ahjussi Episode 9 is like the falling off and building up of the Earnest Ahjussi and the Stoic Agassi's friendship. I'll give some snippets of how this happened and other note-worthy moments in this chapter, but…

K-Drama Reaction: My Ahjussi | Episode 4

"Earnestness is like life imprisonment...You're struggling through your life sentence of earnestness. ~ Lee Ji-an Poignant, simple and horribly real. These are the three things that make My Ahjussi a wonderful drama. It started dark and lethargic yet it slowly and unknowingly draws you in. My Ahjussi Episode 4 has been my favorite chapter to…

K-Drama Reaction: My Ahjussi | Episode 2

"No matter how nice a person is, there's one thing that nobody can forgive. Seeing someone who should be below you getting ahead of you." ~ Director Park Dong-woon (Jung Hae-kyun) My Ahjussi Episode 2 tells us how things blew up after Lee Ji-an stole the bribe money which was mistakenly delivered to Park Dong-hoon.…

K-Drama Reaction: My Ahjussi | Episode 1

"It’s not a story that says, ‘Reality should be like this,’ and it’s not a beautification of reality. Rather, it’s a drama that says, ‘There is this kind of reality." ~ Lee Ji-eun (IU) Dark. Grisly. Heavy. The first episode of My Ahjussi (My Mister) takes us to the bleak and tangled labyrinth of the…