We are finally getting to the reason why Tae Joo is in 1988. The connection is deeper than his Dad’s death, it all connects back to present day, and the elusive Kim Min Seok. Now it’s time to search for the true killer, someone who seems to stay one step ahead of our gang of crime fighters.
While we slowed the Tae Joo’s family angst down a tad, our cop team must come together and fight corruption inside. All while maintaining their snarky comradery. I have faith that if any group of people can remain obstinate during the hard times it is these guys. Continue reading
So much happened this episode. We find out a ton of secrets that were locked away in Tae Joo’s damaged mind. Only to be left with as many questions as we started with. Come join me (and Clkytta) as we discuss everything Life on Mars episode 8. Continue reading
Life on Mars really is an apt title for this show. The whole alternate reality concept is really working for me, especially as all the reasons for Tae Joo to be in 1988 start adding up. This week Kmuse and I are flip-flopping our recaps so I’ll be recapping episode 7 and she will do episode 8. Prepare for an episode that will shock you to your core.
In my best announcer voice: Ok sports, I mean drama fans, we were left with a major cliffhanger and introduced to Tae Joo’s Dad in the last episode. As usual, I feel like I’m going deeper and deeper down the rabbit trail as we discover the differences between Tae Joo’s memories and the reality of what was happening in 1988. So my burning question is this, what’s up with Tae Joo’s Dad? Continue reading
The past is seeping into Tae Joo’s present or is it still considered past if we are talking about a time travel coma dream? Either way, we are meeting the people who were important to Tae Joo in 1988 and with them comes even more questions. Continue reading
The further we get into this drama I don’t know whether to laugh or cry. I think that is what is holding my attention so far, the mix of emotions this drama makes me feel. One minute I’m on the edge of my seat wondering if all of this is real or a dream, and the next I’m laughing hysterically at the antics of the 1988 cops. Continue reading
Tae Joo struggles with finding out if his current situation is all a coma induced dream or if he really traveled to the past (and in the end does it really matter). The clues continue to grow as he learns to navigate a more brutal police system. Continue reading
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
Jung Kyung-Ho is back and looking sexier than ever in a dazzling brown leather jacket. Yes, I know this is a super important drama about time travel, ethically finding killers, and justice. But we need need to focus on the important parts. Sexy Jung Kyung Ho. So come join me as I share my top 6 moments from episode 1 Life on Mars (hint… Jung Kyung Ho’s style might be the star of my recaps.) Continue reading