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[Orion's Drama News] From Rags to Mega-Riches

2016/06/25 | | Permalink

This week I talk KCON New York and HanCinema's attendance there. I also take a look at the super rich, super smart, super talented and all around perfect character of Lee Jong-suk in "W" and what he might mean in terms of how we write and experience fiction and Korean dramas. Before my upcoming drama goodies and personal watch list, I talk Dramaland ladies and introduce upcoming drama "Lady with Class"...More

[HanCinema's Drama Review] "Vampire Detective"

2016/06/25 | | Permalink

After delivering some fun and original dramas like "Bad Guys", "Missing Noir M" and "My Beautiful Bride" in the last few years, OCN was well on its way to placing a love of gimmicks and repetitive concepts aside. Sadly for the channel and for viewers, "Vampire Detective" is a return of those issues simultaneously plagued by lack of vision and bad writing. Perhaps its few good elements can be used better in the future...More

[HanCinema's Korea Diaries] "Yeongdong" June 6th-8th

2016/06/25 | | Permalink

Located to the north of Muju in an area that's about as remote, Yeongdong is...well, about as uninteresting to be entirely honest. In terms of local flavor this railway station was the last place I visited and it was by far the most distinctive. To be fair this is a pretty fantastically well laid out railway station. The landscaping is beautiful, and the entire property is surrounded by poetry pottery...More

[HanCinema's Digest] Cinema Snippets

2016/06/25 | | Permalink

See what Korean films have inspired Indian remakes, KOBIZ looks at Park Chan-wook's filmography to see where "The Handmaiden" stands, a schism could threaten the Busan International Film Festival (BIFF), and does the success of "The Priests" and "The Wailing" reveal a shift in Korea's cinematic landscape?...More

[HanCinema's Digest] Food Lovers' Lane

2016/06/25 | | Permalink

Discover how America spammed Korea during wartime, My Korean Kitchen has a frozen treat to beat the heat, vegetarians take note of these traditional Korean snacks, and hear what the experts are saying about how to globalise Korean food...More

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