Kdrama Hidden Gem: Feel Good to Die

Sometimes there comes along a drama where you watch just for the simple reason that you need to write a first impression blog post.  You watch the first episode and think, “meh” but you have to give it a good shot so you continue watching.  And then something amazing happens.  You find yourself getting more and more drawn into the storyline line and what once was a meh drama becomes one that you have to watch each week.  Such is the drama Feel Good To Die.  So, come join me as I explain why this has made the list of a hidden gem drama. Continue reading

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Hidden Drama Gem: Solomon’s Perjury

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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

Kdrama Hidden Gem: Hero 2012

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It amazes me how few people watched this drama back when it aired in 2012.  But I guess that is what makes it the perfect topic for my Hidden Gem post.  It has everything you could want in a Korean superhero, crime, noir show….well, maybe a bit more romance, but other than that, it has it all.  So come join me as I convince you to check out the always entertaining Hero 2012. Continue reading

Kdrama Hidden Gem: Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok Joo

1a57I found that multiple times this past year my favorite dramas are not necessarily the ones that are getting all the ratings or social media buzz.  Which made me think that maybe we need a series of posts where I can attempt to make a difference.  Because good dramas deserve to be watched regardless of ratings.  So please join me in my first hidden gem recommendation Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok Joo. Continue reading