Explosive, colorful, exciting, dangerous, elusive…  Fireworks!  The real ones, yes… but not this one.   I would have liked it a lot more if there had been less deceit going on.  Well, come to think of it, there were several things about this Kdrama that bothered me.  I’ll tell you about them a little later on. … Continue reading Fireworks

City Hunter

Lee Min-Ho’s character, Lee Yun-Seong, in City Hunter is a cross between John Rambo (in the first 2 episodes) and Jason Bourne (in all the remaining ones).  He’s utterly amazing!  There’s pretty much nothing that character can’t do!  There’s a cool scene in a locker room where he fights a bad guy. Maybe “fights” isn’t … Continue reading City Hunter

Birth of a Beauty

I was expecting a light romantic comedy but Birth of a Beauty delivers a much bigger punch than I had anticipated.  It’s packed with attempted murder, infidelity, greed, dysfunctional family situations, blackmail, spying, corrupt business practices, revenge, and yes… plenty of romance laced with some comedy throughout. This isn’t just a story about a woman … Continue reading Birth of a Beauty

Big Man

I was very excited to see there was a drama starring both Kang Ji-Hwan and Daniel Choi, two great actors I have loved in other shows.  I would have never thought of pairing up those two guys but they worked great opposite each other in Big Man. This Kdrama reminded me of the American movie … Continue reading Big Man