Currently Watching; The Beauty Inside (뷰티 인사이드)

Is there no end to great dramas? Han Se Gye (Seo Hyun Jin) is an actress and a Hallyu star. Unfortunately she is also known to be a controversy queen as she often runs away on important occasions. This is due to the fact that once a month she changes. She takes on the looks … More Currently Watching; The Beauty Inside (뷰티 인사이드)

Currently Watching; One Million Stars Falling From the Sky / The Smile Has Left Your Eyes (하늘에서 내리는 1억개의 별)

  A murder happens. The police arrest the suspect but Yoo Jin Gook (Park Sung Woong) is suspicious of someone else. Kim Moo Young (Seo In Guk) raises his suspicions. He works as an assistant at a beer brewery but hides a darker side from the world. Yoo Jin Gook’s little sister, Yoo Jin Kang … More Currently Watching; One Million Stars Falling From the Sky / The Smile Has Left Your Eyes (하늘에서 내리는 1억개의 별)

Currently Watching; Terius Behind Me (내 뒤에 테리우스)

  Kim Bon (So Ji Sub) is a legendary black ops agent for the NIS. Three years ago after a mission that failed he went into hiding. He has been searching for the people responsible for the mission’s failure and framing him as a mole. He lives across the hall from Go Ae Rin (Jung … More Currently Watching; Terius Behind Me (내 뒤에 테리우스)

Bits & Pieces of History; Mister Sunshine (미스터 션샤인) {Episode 24}

  Frederick Arthur McKenzie Frederick Arthur McKenzie was a foreign correspondent who spent time in Joseon and wrote several books about the Japanese occupation there. The picture above is a re-enactment from a real picture he took of the Righteous Army. Manchuria The Righteous Army and Ae Sin are seen leaving Joseon to Manchuria. Several … More Bits & Pieces of History; Mister Sunshine (미스터 션샤인) {Episode 24}

Bits & Pieces of History; Mister Sunshine (미스터 션샤인) {Episode 22}

  1907 Hague Peace Convention Emperor Gojong sent a secret mission to the Convention trying to get help for Joseon. Ultimately, the Japanese made sure that the mission wasn’t heard and one of them committed suicide. Before this, Gojong had sent letters to foreign powers (like I also mentioned in History Bits for episode 2). … More Bits & Pieces of History; Mister Sunshine (미스터 션샤인) {Episode 22}

Bits & Pieces of History; Mister Sunshine (미스터 션샤인) {Episode 21}

  United States-Korea Treaty of 1882 Eugene Choi; “America will never help Joseon.” This treaty although the first one Korea made with a Western nation was just another unequal treaty Joseon was pulled into. It mainly dealt with trade with Joseon and even though Joseon got a “friendship clause” it didn’t mean that United States … More Bits & Pieces of History; Mister Sunshine (미스터 션샤인) {Episode 21}

Mr. Sunshine (미스터 션샤인) Review; Forever on a Picnic

This review contains spoilers for the drama. Read my Currently Watching article here. How should I even begin? I was so hesitant to even start this drama because of the cast and the writer’s previous work but I am lucky I tried this drama. It had some bad moments but for the major of the … More Mr. Sunshine (미스터 션샤인) Review; Forever on a Picnic