Life on Mars Episode 2 Recap

Life on Mars continues to bring us more questions than answers in episode 2.  As Han Tae Joo struggles to find his bearings in 1988, we also get tiny hints of what is happening on the other side. Let’s talk about how Tae Joo’s adjusting to old-school crime investigation as all of us try to figure out just what is going on here.  Continue reading

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Ouroboros Episode 2 – The Wrong Path Taken

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We had great progress this episode as we watched our two dragons fight against society’s concepts of forgiveness and what it means to stay on the right path.  Especially when the right path seems to be littered with those killed or hurt by  society’s worst scum.  It makes our anti-heroes question their vigilante motivation and makes us viewers wonder if our leads are really heroes, or only more of society’s drudges.  We also get some very appreciated fan service, via a bath house scene, which helps a lot in distracting us from the fact that we are rooting for murderers. Continue reading

Shopping King Louie Episode 2: A whole new Gukkie

1a8How do you like your Gukkie? Stoic, but smokin’ hot bodyguard? Swoony high schooler with his first crush? Suave, self-sacrificing conman?

Seo In Guk’s past roles swing back and forth from comic to drama. But has he ever swung this far? This actor just chucked his pride out the French estate window. His new character is a hapless, pathetic, unhygienic moocher. In short, he’s amazing. Continue reading