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[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] "Ulsik the Clumsy Boy"

2016/07/30 | | Permalink

From the same creative team that brought us "Hello Jeon Wo-chi! The Battle of the Magic Robots" comes the much more simply titled and mundane gag cartoon "Ulsik the Clumsy Boy". Personally I would have gone with "Ulsik the Luckless Lad" but then I'm a fan of alliteration. Anyway, the story, to the extent there is a story, is pretty simple. Ulsik (voiced by Ahn Se-hyeon) and Heung-sik (voiced by Kim Dae-chang), Bam-tol (voiced by Kim Chang-hoo) and Fatty (played by Jeong Yeong-soo) are generally immature elementary school students who obsess over petty revenge, and also girls...More

[HanCinema's Film Review] "Troublers"

2016/07/30 | | Permalink

Director Lee Young quickly outlines the gay experience in South Korea by framing "Troublers" around interviews with Lee Mook, an elderly man who happens to have a vagina. Some people are suspicious. Most don't care, although Lee Mook is understandably hesitant about being too open about himself. Hesitance notwithstanding, Lee Mook finds dates easily and has several marriages under his belt. None of them successful, although he attributes that to his personality more than the whole LGBT thing...More

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