Kdrama Review: 18 Again (Spoilers!)

I think the last time I did a drama review on this blog was last May 2020, so it has been around nine months since I’ve last written a drama review to the point that I’m almost scared that I’ve forgotten how to do it, but nevertheless, here goes. This was actually on my radar as I did enjoy the American movie that it was … Continue reading Kdrama Review: 18 Again (Spoilers!)

TV Review: Itaewon Class (Spoilers!)

Ever since I first watched Park Seo Joon in “Fight for My Way”, I knew that this was one actor that would always be on my watch list. So, it wasn’t surprising that I had my eye on “Itaewon Class” when it was announced, and I got more and more intrigued in it after Kim Dong Hee (whom I saw in “Sky Castle”), and Ahn … Continue reading TV Review: Itaewon Class (Spoilers!)

TV Review: Chief of Staff S2 (Spoilers!)

The first season of JTBC’s political drama “Chief of Staff” was one of the few dramas that grabbed audience’s attentions last year, and many couldn’t wait for the second season to drop in November 2019, after the first season’s initial run from June to July 2019. Boasting a lot of familiar faces and some new ones, the second season was just as tightly paced as … Continue reading TV Review: Chief of Staff S2 (Spoilers!)

TV Review: Chief of Staff S1 (Spoilers!)

When I was first getting into Korean dramas, years ago, one of the actresses that caught my attention and has been a bit of a favorite of mine is Shin Min Ah. While I haven’t seen everything that she has done, I absolutely loved her in “My Girlfriend is a Gumiho”, which was one of the first few Korean dramas I watched, and holds a … Continue reading TV Review: Chief of Staff S1 (Spoilers!)

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TV Review: Clean w/Passion For Now (Spoilers!)

Mental health representation in various forms of media, although still a work in progress, has definitely come a long way; and the same is true within the realm of Korean dramas. They definitely have gotten a bit better at portraying and tackling mental health issues over the years, regardless of the genre. And thankfully, this is true for JTBC’s “Clean w/Passion for Now”, a romantic … Continue reading TV Review: Clean w/Passion For Now (Spoilers!)

My Year in Review: 2018 TV Edition

We have barely just left 2018, and now, we are at the start of the second week of 2019. However, before we truly say goodbye to 2018, I’m hitting the pause button in order to review how my year was in terms of tv shows & movies. For this particular installment, I’ll be looking at the Western shows and all the Korean dramas I managed … Continue reading My Year in Review: 2018 TV Edition

TV Review: Life (Spoilers!)

When it comes to particular genres, one already has certain expectations about it. However, it becomes even more exciting and refreshing when those expectations are turned on its head, and what greets you is a premise and concept that you would have never have thought of before in that particular genre. Such as it was with me with JTBC’s recent offering, “Life”, which was also … Continue reading TV Review: Life (Spoilers!)

TV Review: Miss Hammurabi (Spoilers!)

In life, and nowadays, when it comes to choosing what to watch next, sometimes, taking that leap of faith and choosing something that you are not sure with is definitely worth the risk. As mentioned before, even though I’m a little bit of an old hand when it comes to watching Asian dramas, I still misjudge dramas by their titles, premise, and the lead cast. … Continue reading TV Review: Miss Hammurabi (Spoilers!)

TV Review: Something in the Rain/Pretty Noona Who Buys Me Food (Spoilers!)

People watch television shows and movies for different reasons, and sometimes, one does watch a mixture of things based on different reasons at a given point in time. Sometimes, we watch things to be entertained and to escape from reality, sometimes we crave more realism and would rather be confronted by the harsh realities of life, and sometimes we watch for both of these reasons, … Continue reading TV Review: Something in the Rain/Pretty Noona Who Buys Me Food (Spoilers!)

TV Review: Welcome to Waikiki/Laughter in Waikiki (Kdrama)(Spoilers!)

When it comes to genres in Korean dramas, interestingly enough, we rarely get pure comedies. Most of the time, its mixed in with other genres such as drama or romance. Because of this, and even if there was romance mixed into it, JTBC’s “Welcome to Waikiki” or “Laughter in Waikiki” is a rarity as it is the first comedic Korean drama that can be likened … Continue reading TV Review: Welcome to Waikiki/Laughter in Waikiki (Kdrama)(Spoilers!)