First Impressions and Unfiltered Thoughts: Return

Is it possible to be watching a drama, not like ANY of the characters, and still want to know who really killed the victim?  A victim that was also completely unlikable so you really are not invested in her death in the first place?  That, my friends, is the enigma of the new mystery drama Return. Continue reading

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The Maknae’s Journey through the Classics: Kill Me, Heal Me

My husband and I often talk about psychology and mental health. We took a few classes together in college and he has a master’s degree in a psychology-related field. We’ve talked about how it seems like Korean culture doesn’t really have an open dialogue about things like depression and anxiety. So when I talked his ear off about Kill Me, Heal Me, his first comment was, “I thought kdramas didn’t deal with mental health!” I laughed. Kill Me, Heal Me is aaaaaaaaaaaallllllllllll about the mental health! And I loved it the whole time I was watching it.

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First Impressions and Unfiltered Thoughts: Longing Heart

Imagine you never took the chance to tell your first love your true feelings.  You struggle to find someone with that same spark…for 10 years!  Suddenly, you are transported back in time…only to realize you are now the teacher of your first love and, oh, your former self!  Read on to discover my first impressions and unfiltered thoughts regarding the new drama Longing Hearts!  

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Hidden Drama Gem: Solomon’s Perjury

Dramas With a Side of Kimchi 2

My Sunday evenings are usually very similar after I get in bed. Look at all the dramas I need to catch up on… searches for hours for the next binge watch instead. For some reason the same feeling came over me on Thursday, (I blame it on slow Viki subs) and thankfully my search unearthed Solomon’s Perjury. With it’s shorter 12 episodes, I was able to binge this in four days, and you can now find it on Netflix. Join me for a fairly spoiler free review of the series. Continue reading

CLKYTTA’s Guilty Pleasure: La Luna Sangre

A few months ago Kmuse suggested that I start watching some Filipino movies and dramas with her… Little did I know that after our first post about La Luna Sangre, I would be sucked into this drama.  For the first time ever, I’ve committed to a drama longer than 30 episodes.  Let’s talk about why I’m still watching, what I like about this drama and what drives me nuts.

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