Ireland: Korean Drama Review

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Ireland

Korean Drama (2004) Episodes: 16
Genre: Drama/Romance/Psychological My Score: 8/10 ★★★★☆
Summary: Joong-ah, a Korean adoptee living in Ireland, sees her adoptive family, (who are secretly terrorists), killed before her eyes. Traumatized by the experience, she travels back to Korea, where she eventually decides to kill herself.However, she ends up meeting Gook, a bodyguard who’s messed up in his own way after losing his parents at a young age. The two fall in love and get married.Enter Jaebok, who may or may not be Joong-ah’s long-lost biological brother. He and the girl fall in love and start an affair, not knowing that they could be related until it’s too late.

Added to the mix is the girl Jaebok lives with, Shi-yeon, who is supporting her large family, as well as Jaebok, as a soft porn actress. Eventually, she will fall for Gook….

Lead Actors: Lee Na YoungHyun BinKim Min Joon, and Kim Min Jung

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A Dream Comes True: Korean Movie Review

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A Dream Comes True

Korean TV Film (2009) Director: Jang Yong-Woo
Genre: Comedy/Melodrama My Score: 6.5/10 ★★★☆☆
Summary: A nightclub comedian gains the responsibility of taking a young boy to his mother after the boy’s father dies in an accident. Along the way, they meet a dancer at another cheap nightclub. Together they search for the missing mother.
Cast: Cha In-PyoChae Geon, and Kim Hyo-Jin

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The Thousandth Man: Korean Drama Review

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The Thousandth Man

Korean Drama (2012) Episodes: 8
Genre: Romance/Comedy/Fantasy/Drama My Score: 8/10 ★★★☆☆
Summary: A gumiho only has 3 months to get her last liver. However, she’s so preoccupied with finding a man who loves her enough to willingly die for her, that it seems almost impossible for her to get it.Soon, she runs into a man who looks just like her husband from the past. However, he refuses to fall in love with anyone, so she continues to look for her last man.
Lead Actors: Kang Ye WonLee Chun HeeJun Mi Sun, and Hyo Min

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My Girlfriend Is A Gumiho: Korean Drama Review

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My Girlfriend Is A Gumiho (My Girlfriend Is a Nine-Tailed Fox)

Korean Drama (2010) Episodes: 16
Genre: Fantasy/Romantic Comedy/Drama My Score: 8/10 ★★★★☆
Summary: An immature and bratty guy happens to meet a Gumiho (fox demon).  She sticks to him like glue after giving him part of her “fox bead” to save his life. Since legends say that Gumiho demons eat people, he’s afraid of her, (not to mention that she’s making him poor with the amount of meat she consumes every day).
However, this Gumiho just really wants to become human.
Lead Actors: Lee Seung KiShin Min Ah, and No Min Woo

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Silenced: Korean Movie Review

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Silenced (The Crucible)

Korean Film (2011) Director: Hwang Dong-Hyuk
Genre: Drama/Crime/Based On True Story My Score: 8/10 ★★★★☆
Summary: An art teacher just got a new job at a school for deaf children. Very soon after starting this job, he discovers a terrible secret; three students are being sexually abused.
Not being able to stand by and do nothing, he helps them take it to court.
Cast: Gong YooJung Yu-MiKim Hyun-SooJung In-Seo, and Baek Seung-Hwan

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