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The Red Sleeve

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  Title : The Red Sleeve Genre : Drama, Historical Leads : Lee Se Young, Lee Jun ho, Kang Hoon Premise : Tells the record of a royal court romance between the King of Joseon, who believes his duty is to his country first, and a court lady who wants to protect the life she has chosen.  Rating  ★★★ (3) Describe the show with a hashtag : #HeDeservedBetter Reasons to watch Great chemistry Superb storytelling...until a point Nice friendships Reasons to skip Took a turn for the worse after episode 12 Opinions   SPOILER ALERT!!!!   This drama did not work out for me. It started well enough, and the leads had great chemistry, so I was excited at the start. As the drama progressed, I started to find myself getting annoyed with the female lead. While I completely understand her hesitations about getting into a relationship with the king, I felt she should have made a choice and committed to it fully. Plus, she kept saying no but being affectionate. Mixed signals are yuck 😠. As I see it, we all

Girl Krush -Shin Min-Ah

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  Meet Shin Min-Ah, my first Girl Krush (Korean Crush)  Born  April 5, 1984 Most famous for  Oh My Venus, Hometown Cha Cha Cha, My girlfriend is a Gumiho. I loved her most in  Oh My Venus I would love to see her in a drama with  Jung Hae-In Scroll down for her beautiful pics 😊😍

Prison Playbook

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Title : Prison Playbook Genre : Drama, Ensemble Drama Leads : Park Hae-Soo, Jung Kyung-Ho, Lee Kyu-Hyung Premise : With only days before his major league baseball debut, pitcher Kim Je-hyeok unexpectedly finds himself behind bars. He must learn to navigate his new world with its own rules if he wants to survive. Rating ★★★☆ (3.5) Describe the show with a hashtag : #FunButLongJourney Reasons to watch Great cast Superb story telling Lots of character development Some very very funny scenes Life lessons Jung Hae-In *swoon* Reasons to skip Kinda long: most episodes are almost an hour and a half and there are 16 episodes Verdict : Definitely worth the watch, especially on 1.25 speed 😉 We all need a friend like lee Jun-Ho

Weighlifting Fairy Kim Bok Joo

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Title : Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok Joo Genre : Romantic comedy, coming of age Leads : Lee Sung Kyung, Nam Joo Hyuk, Lee Jae Yoon Premise : A female weightlifter finds herself on a journey of self-discovery when she has to navigate first loves and friendships and plans for the future. Rating  ★★★★☆ (4.5) Describe the show with a hashtag : #Sweg Plot This drama is about college athletes who are fighting for their dreams and finding love. Kim Bok Joo is a female weightlifter influenced by her former weightlifter father and Jung Joon Hyung is a born swimmer but he suffers from ‘start trauma’. The pair went to the same elementary school but lost contact and eventually reunite in their sports college. Song Shi Ho is a rhythm gymnast who is Joon Hyung's ex-girlfriend and she becomes Bok Joo's roommate. My Feelings This drama is very light-hearted but does not lack depth, and although I had a few issues with it, I really enjoyed it. We see the

Krush - Nam Joo Hyuk

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  Meet Nam Joo Hyuk, my other #2 Krush (Korean Crush)  Born  February 22, 1994 Most famous for  Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok Joo, Start-Up, Bride of Habaek I loved him most in  Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok Joo I would love to see him in a drama with  Seo Ye Ji Scroll down to bask in his beauty 😊😍

Father is Strange

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Title : Father is Strange Genre : Drama, Comedy, Family Drama Leads : Kim Yeong Cheol, Kim Hae Sook, Min Jin Woong, Lee Yoo Ri, Jung So Min, Ryu Hwa Young, Lee Joon  Premise : A family is turned upside down when a man shows up claiming to be a son of the father. Rating  ★★★★☆ (4.5) Describe the show with a hashtag : #FamilyGoals Plot This drama is about a family that lives on the outskirts of Seoul. Byun Han Soo is the father and his wife, Na Yeong Shil, a dedicated, responsible mother to their three daughters and one son. One day, Ahn Joong Hee, an actor who used to be a member of an idol group shows up at the household and declares that he is the son of the family and that he will be moving in with them. Needless to say, this doesn't go down well with the family and drama and chaos ensues and many secrets are revealed. My Feelings  This drama was such a sweetheart, there is no better word to describe it with. If you're used to K dra

Another Oh Hae Young

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Title : Another Oh Hae Young/Another Miss Oh (Rewatch) Genre : Melodrama Leads : Eric Mun, Seo Hyun Jin, Jeon Hye Bin, Kim Ji Suk Premise : Two women with the same name find themselves tangled in life and love Rating  ⭐⭐⭐★ (3.5) Describe the show with a hashtag : #EmotionalRollercoaster Plot Oh Hae Young (Seo Hyun Jin) works as an assistant manager at a large corporate catering company. But there is the “other” Oh Hae Young (Jun Hye Bin) who has caused identity mix-ups and grief for Hae Young her entire life. As fate would have it, the other Oh Hae Young also works for the same company as a higher-up team manager. That other Oh Hae Young also went to the same schools as Hae Young, and she was always known to be prettier, smarter and more popular. Park Do Kyung (Eric Mun) works as the top sound director for a film company. When he suddenly develops the ability to see into the future, he finds himself entangled with both Oh Hae Youngs. What will become of Do