My HanCinema | Sign up, Why ? Your E-mail   Password    Auto| Help
HanCinema :: The Korean Movie and Drama Database, discover the South Korean cinema and drama diversity Contact HanCinema HanCinema on TwitterFaceBook HanCinema PageHanCinema on Twitter
NewsLetter DailyWeekly

[Orion's Daily Ramblings] Oh Yeon-Seo Wields Her Trusty Umbrella For "Hwayugi"

2017/12/06 | 418 views |  | Permalink

Learn to read Korean in 90 minutes or less using visual associations

After the overload of man-goods and loud fashion from "Hwayugi", we finally get to meet our heroine in the form of stills. Her name is Jin Seon-mi and she runs a real estate company, but the lady's skills do not end in management and housing. Seon-mi is a human who can see demons and whose blood seems to be quite enticing to them. She also has some tricks of her own.

As we have seen in her recent teaser, Seon-mi's umbrella is protected by charms, which probably enable her to fend off said demons. In the scene depicted in the stills, the heroine has an encounter with the supernatural dangers she arms herself against. Oh Yeon-seo can pull off a cool character like nobody's business and I'm hoping that her Seon-mi is treated well.

Still 1

The Hong sisters are sadly responsible for some very problematic leading women's characters, but they have also created a few main and supporting ones in the past that I would confidently call feminist. I hope to see the duo return to those days, because I would like my brain to not scream when I watch their works and because it's simply more fun to have equally cared for leads in any story.

May Seon-mi and her trusty umbrella divide and conquer, because it sounds like her fellow heroes could use a grounding force and ally in the human world.

Written by: Orion from 'Orion's Ramblings'

Sources (1)

Related movies/dramas

Attention You're reading the news with potential spoilers, make them spoiler free, dismiss



 

Comment Policy

- Stay on topic and do not spam.
- Post only in English, as this is an English language community.
- Do not request or mention illegal download/streaming services.
- Do not post sexist, racist, homophobic or other hateful and discriminatory content.
- Refrain from abusive language.
- No graphic content allowed.
- Respect the right of other users to share their opinion. Arguments are welcome, fights are not.

Comments which break the rules will be moderated or erased. Repeated rule breaking will result in warnings followed by blacklisting upon non-compliance.

 Previous news

Subscribe to HanCinema Pure to remove ads from the website (not for episode and movie videos) for US$2.99 per month (you can cancel anytime).
The first step is to be a member, please click here : Sign up, then a subscribe button will show up.

Settings

Remove ads

Sign up

Sharing

Activate

Spoilers

Visible, hide

By Cédric Collemine | Privacy policy | Contact | Partners

Mobile version