The Soul of Seoul: The places found in K-drama

by: Raine

Man, I love this picture, Johnny. It’s me rocking the cello in the same mall, the Nagwon Instrument Arcade, as Sung Joon. Happiness is playing cello in South Korea, people! It was awesome. But more than that, when visiting Seoul and laying eyes on the sites where my favorite dramas were filmed, and the places where people live and inspire those dramas, that was what traveling to Korea was all about. I got to the world that inspires the worlds we lose ourselves in on a weekly basis.

Read about the wonderful places I visited found in dramas!


White Christmas: Episode 2 Recap

by: Raine

I watched this episode 4 times while writing this and not because I needed to. The first time I was supposed to be screencapping, but I got distracted by watching. And then when I was recapping I got distracted by watching. I have  feeling this whole drama is going to be like that for me. It’s just THAT good. And how wicked awesome does Kim Young-kwang look in that picture above?

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White Christmas: Episode 1 Recap

by: Raine with comments by MadDino

Welcome to the realm of White Christmas, my absolute favorite K-drama. (Technically, it’s a special, but time is in complete suspension whenever I watch it). Everything about it is brilliant: cinematography, directing, location, acting, writing, wardrobe, and the OST. I’m really excited to bring this to you.

It’s a psychological thriller that really does its job. You will be enraptured, playing detective, cheering, jeering, gasping and more.

Please enjoy!

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White Christmas: Character Introductions

by: Raine

I marathoned this the first time I watched it. It was so brilliantly done that I sat in front of my screen in a daze when it was through. Then I searched the ‘net to see what other people thought of it only to find that reviews were few and far between. So I’m going to one up a review – I’m going to recap all eight, awesome, action-packed, well-acted episodes!!!

This show’s cast is POWERHOUSE and each cast member has gone on to do bigger and better things. Not to mention that the production value, the cinematography, the direction and the writing are all stellar.

Basic premise: It is winter break at Soo-shin, a prestigious high school in the mountains where students get but one break a year. Seven unfortunate students stay behind for winter break as the rest of the kids flee. One student has received a letter that suggests the possibility of a murder on the last day of break…
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