K-Variety Shows You Can Watch In-Between Your K-Dramas

When you like watching ongoing K-dramas, there will always be this lull time in-between episodes when you would always feel lost and don’t know what else to do with life (er, or at least your precious free time). Instead of scrolling endlessly on your streaming app, we list down Korean Variety Shows that you could…

Ji Chang-wook, Sung Dong-il, Choi Soo-young in new healing drama

Ji Chang-wook (Lovestruck in the City), Sung Dong-il (Hospital Playlist 2), and Choi Soo-young (So I Married An Anti-Fan) are set to lead the upcoming healing drama “Tell Me Your Wish” (literal title). The drama will revolve around the life of a juvenile delinquent who entered a hospice ward to serve community service. It is inspired…

Sisyphus: The Myth | Series Review

“Even if there’s no future, just come and find me.” When I was asked whether JTBC’s 10th-anniversary special drama was any good, I told them they could give it a try for themselves because I wasn’t sure how exactly what to feel in the premiere week. Everything looks good – the cast is great, the…

2018 Favorites: Maknae’s Choice

A Plot Twist You Never Knew You Needed Wishing for a plot twist in our real lives suddenly became a social media thing that we carelessly imitate and re-post. Some people long to experience something different from their usually mundane lives. Some unlucky ones, though, complained about the so-called plot twist they experienced; ranting that…

Lee Seo-jin, Sung Dong-il cast in new drama thriller

Lee Seo-jin (Marriage Contract) and Sung Dong-il (Miss Hammurabi) are both reportedly confirmed for the upcoming OCN investigative thriller Trap. Trap will delve into the life of Korean's most beloved national anchor Kang Woo-hyun (to be played by Lee Seo-jin) and a tragic situation that will happen to him. He is reportedly living the perfect life -…

K-Drama Reaction: Miss Hammurabi | Finale

"It seems like it's nowhere. In fact, it's everywhere. It's the story of our heroes." Real Questions For the last time, the Court Department 44 handled a complicated case and held a trial that kept us all at the edge of our seats. I would not detail the murder case against an obvious victim of…

K-Drama Reaction: Miss Hammurabi | Episode 15

A Giant Tsunami Our beloved Department 44 is facing a giant tsunami. The public's scrutiny is getting worse. The pressure from the higher rank is getting heavier. Anyone could start thinking if it is time to stop and run away from the big tides to avoid drowning. I totally understand why Park Cha O Reum…

K-Drama Reaction: Miss Hammurabi | Episode 13

Please bear with my long rants in this episode. Common Sense We're down to the last few episodes and I thought I have already seen everything but this series still has a lot more to offer. Since the Civil Court Department 44 is now handling criminal cases, they have been assigned to hear the case…

K-Drama Reaction: Miss Hammurabi | Episode 12

A judge's life is difficult. Minor Cases The Civil Court Department 44 suddenly has to handle minor criminal charges (thanks to Presiding Judge Han Se-sang's (Sung Dong-il) unwanted comment during their meeting). It leads them to criminal cases caused by drunk people. Im Ba-reun (Infinite L / Kim Myung-soo) has a strong opinion about people…

K-Drama Reaction: Miss Hammurabi | Episode 11

The weeds won't die unless you pull out its roots. The Sinful Angel There's a new case for Presiding Judge Han Se-sang (Sung Dong-il) and his associate judges Park Cha O Reum (Go Ara) and Im Ba-reun (Infinite L / Kim Myung-soo). They have to handle the case of a neighborhood thief who used stolen…

Movie Review: Midnight Runners (2017) Gets Its Mission Accomplished

I've said it before that action films aren't my cup of tea, but I can always make exception for action comedy flicks especially if it stars handsome oppas. LOL. And one example of that exception is this hella entertaining buddy cop movie called Midnight Runners, which is gonna be our K-Movie Corner offering for its…

K-Drama Reaction: Miss Hammurabi | Episode 9

They will surely be treated as a social outcast after this episode. Image Over Everything There is this public perception that former judges turned lawyers received favorable verdicts on cases they handle. It was shown though that it was just really the lawyers or their brokers who benefit with such so-called favors. Judge Han Se-sang…

K-Drama Reaction: Miss Hammurabi | Episode 8

And we're back dealing with heartbreaking truths. Case #1: Who Killed Cock Robin? Im Ba-reun (Infinite L/Kim Myung-soo) became invested in a case of Mr Lee, a worker allegedly abused by his employer. At first glance, people would wonder why he tried to kill himself. He's a top student, he worked for a top-ranked company,…

K-Drama Reaction: Miss Hammurabi | Episode 7

Everyone is doing their best to survive. The Family You Are Born In We have no say on the family we were born in. Whether you like it or not, you're stuck with your annoying sister, nagger mother, and dried-humor father. The court fam we now love is dealing with a family feud caused by…