Drama Review: I Need Romance 3 (2014)

…for him at that moment—Sweet Potato’s rapt, blinding fixation is palpable as a touch. It’s sexy as hell, too. • Episode 1. I’m rewatching the first episode of this drama, which I hardly ever do. I’ve seen the first two seasons of the series, and here’s my prediction for how things will go from here. Sweet Potato moves in with the female lead and there’s lots cuteness, but at same time she starts dating Nam Goong Min’s character. They get incredi…

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Drama Review: Majo no Jouken (1999)

…lly, not an enemy. (Or super duper dead.) It’s refreshing to watch Michi’s mom struggle so hard on behalf of her daughter’s happiness, even at the expense of her own. This time around, it’s the dad that’s a massive jerk who’s more interested in his job than his child’s feelings. • Episode 9. Let’s make a deal, Japan. Once you’ve impregnated someone, how about you get to call them by their name? Because this “Sensei, mother of my child” thing is…

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Drama Review: Miss Korea (2013)

…there’s more to its story than the central hook they built they drama’s marketing posters around, and plots its episodes accordingly. Episode 20  —One of my favorite parts of this entire show has to be the tiny cameo from the ridiculously adorable Jung So Min as President Ma’s new pick for Miss Korea. It’s especially great because the two also played mother and daughter in last year’s Can We Get Married. Finally, we have a girl who won’t…

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Drama Review: Secret Love Affair (2014)

…is where I would normally compile the notes I made while watching the drama in question. The depth of my obsession with Secret Love Affair makes that impractical, though: my notes consist of almost 300 separate Tumblr posts, some of which are very long. So instead, I give you links to commentary about each episode, all organized in chronological order.  Episode 1 Episode 2 Episode 3 Episode 4 Episode 5 Episode 6 Episode 7 Ep…

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Drama Review: Secret Love Affair (2014)

…is where I would normally compile the notes I made while watching the drama in question. The depth of my obsession with Secret Love Affair makes that impractical, though: my notes consist of almost 300 separate Tumblr posts, some of which are very long. So instead, I give you links to commentary about each episode, all organized in chronological order.  Episode 1 Episode 2 Episode 3 Episode 4 Episode 5 Episode 6 Episode 7 Ep…

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