Tag Archives: Wonderful

Weightlifting fairy Kim Bok Joo or Yeokdo-yojeong Gim Bok-ju (2016 – 2017)

Kim Bok-joo is a 21 year old weightlifter and gold medalist who attends a sports university. Bok-joo’s mother died when she was young and she is brought up by her father, Kim Chang-gul, who owns “Bok chicken” restaurant. Chang-gul’s younger … Continue reading

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Reply 1988 or Answer Me 1988 or Eungdapara 1988 (2015)

Set in 1988, the year of the Olympic games in Korea, it’s the story of five best friends and the bonds between their five families, who live on the same block. Sung Deok-sun is the only girl in the group … Continue reading

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Kill me, Heal me or Kilmi, Hilmi (2015)

This series, suspiciously resembles “Hyde, Jekyll, Me” but I like it better. Cha Do-hyun, a young and handsome rich heir, has been living abroad because of his DID (dissociative identity disorder). His condition has led him to distrust people and … Continue reading

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Oh my Venus (2015)

When she was young, Kang Joo-eun was the “Venus” of her high-school. She was dating Im Woo-sik, a former swimmer for the Korean national team, and dreamed of becoming a lawyer. She thought that she can do anything, being the … Continue reading

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She was pretty or Geunyeoneun Yeppeodda (2015)

Kim Hye-jin’s and Min Ha-ri‘s mothers were best friends and so, they were also best friends, ever since they were born. They’ve even lived next door to each other but after Ha-ri’s family relocates to Japan, a new family moved … Continue reading

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Story of the first king’s four gods or Legend or Taewangsashingi (2007)

This series is partly based on a legend, myth and history. It starts with a story of war between two tribes: The tiger clan a warrior tribe has conquered and assimilated all other tribes on earth apart from the bear … Continue reading

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Hotel King (2014)

Oh boy, what a great series. Thirty two chapters of suspense and great acting (most of the time). The story begins with two young boys, Hyun-woo or Jayden who is Eleven and Ju-han who is seven. These two are forced … Continue reading

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