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Health Warnings on Alcoholic Beverages to Be Strengthened

Source | 2016/07/31 | | Permalink

Alcoholic beverages will be required to carry expanded health warnings, the Ministry of Health and Welfare said on Thursday.

The ministry said it will be compulsory for manufacturers to include stronger labels on bottles to raise awareness of the health risks of excessive drinking. It will take effect from September...More

[Orion's Drama News] All the Dramas

2016/07/30 | | Permalink

My partner in not-crime, Lisa is busy over at KCON and I am here feeling lonely with a plethora of drama news. So I figure, what better therapy to loneliness is there than to share them all with you? I usually focus on specific noteworthy happenings and news, but today I switch it up. I feature three upcoming dramas and their news before piling on even more drama-ness with the usual upcoming drama goodies section. Let me pamper you...More

[HanCinema's Drama Review] "Beautiful Gong Shim"

2016/07/30 | | Permalink

Finding a romantic comedy drama has felt like an impossible task for some time, but perhaps creators are remembering that "comedy" is included in the genre description. At least the creators of "Beautiful Gong Shim" are, because the series is good ol' romantic fluff. While it carries a lot of the cliches and problems found in said fluff, it also carries many of its appealing qualities...More

[HanCinema's Event Coverage] KCON LA 2016 Day 1

2016/07/30 | | Permalink

KCON is the biggest Hallyu convesntion in North America for five years and running and day 1 kicked off the biggest convention yet. KCON LA 2016 presented by Toyota started off with a bang yesterday, July 28 at the LA Convention Center. Fans poured in, ready for three days of K-pop, Korean food, Korean beauty, K-drama, and more...More

[HanCinema's Film Review] "Grandfather"

2016/07/30 | | Permalink

Gi-gwang (played by Park Geun-hyeong) is an old bus driver. A veteran of the Vietnam War, Gi-gwang's experiences in that theater took a heavy toll on his mental faculties. Gi-gwang plunged into alcoholism, alienating most of his family in the process. It's from this vantage point that Gi-gwang lives a bitter pathetic life, until an unexpected bit of bad news leads him into contact with his granddaughter Bo-ram (played by Go Bo-gyeol), a girl who's had to make her own dirty deals to survive in a sub-optimal environment...More

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