This is such a sweet, addicting, grin-inducing little drama. There’e something about its mix of warm-hearted nostalgia and romance that’s totally unique, and it’s very unabashed and strong at setting up the 90’s world it goes for.
*Caffeinated reviews are short, drive-by reviews, mostly of older dramas or bad dramas for which I don’t have time to write a full long review. Dr. Min (Jang Hyuk), a brilliant, successful surgeon, is devastated when his long-term girlfriend unexpectedly develops pancreatic cancer and passes away. Taking a token job on a small island to… Continue reading Caffeinated Kdrama Review: Thank You starring Jang Hyuk and Gong Hyo Jin
Previously known as Beauty of the Beast and Beast’s Beauty, and now dubiously named Beautiful Gong Shim, this is a currently airing (i.e. spring/summer) weekend drama on SBS. It’s from the same director-screenwriter team of last year’s SBS hit Girl Who Sees Smells, and so far, showcases the same kooky, wonderful charm and quirky leads,… Continue reading First Impressions Drama Review: Beautiful Gong Shim