I watched It's Okay to Not Be Okay (2020 Korean drama) several months ago back when it was first released, but didn't get around to posting this review until now! I'll admit, It's Okay to Not Be Okay was only on my radar because of Kim Soo-hyun, but there are so many reasons to watch… Continue reading Drama Review: It’s Okay to Not Be Okay
Drama Review: Itaewon Class
I finally convinced my boyfriend to watch Korean dramas with me. Our first one was Crash Landing on You and our most recent one is Itaewon Class! I knew very little about Itaewon Class going into it, other than the title and hearing that it was popular. Itaewon Class is a love letter to Itaewon… Continue reading Drama Review: Itaewon Class
Drama Review: Crash Landing on You
Crash Landing on You has been wildly popular thanks to Netflix and mandatory isolation, but for good reason. In some ways it's a very conventional drama, but it's wonderfully written and well-paced and stands out for how it humanizes all its characters and stories. It's a beautiful love story about the power of love, friendship,… Continue reading Drama Review: Crash Landing on You
Drama Review: Bring It On, Ghost!
While at home for Thanksgiving break, I decided to jump back into Korean-drama-land for a bit and binge watched Bring It On, Ghost! This horror-comedy-youth romance was cute, light-hearted, and had enough laughs to make up for the creepy moments. It was a bit weak in terms of plot (so many holes and inconsistencies!) but overall a… Continue reading Drama Review: Bring It On, Ghost!
Drama Review: Goblin
It's been 2 years since I last watched a Korean drama, but Goblin was a beautiful, roller-coaster of a reintroduction to the K-drama world. It wasn't a perfect drama, but it was pretty close to it, with all the laughs, tears (SO many tears!), bittersweetness, and love that I could want from a drama. For those who… Continue reading Drama Review: Goblin
Drama Review: School 2015: What Are You?
I've been hooked on School 2015 since episode 1 with its mystery plotline and compelling characters. I was so excited for it to be the next great drama, one that I could put on my top list, but having just finished the finale, I can't help but ask, "What are you, School 2015?" By episode 13, I… Continue reading Drama Review: School 2015: What Are You?