Tag: Kim Ha Eun

Thorn Birds: Episodes 1-2

Let’s try an experiment, shall we? Let’s follow the drama’s lead and begin this recap backwards, from the end of Episode 2 rather than the start of Episode 1. Let’s start with a scene to make your hair stand on end. Your jaw drops, your eyes bulge (which is de rigueur in this drama); you… Read More ›

Sageuk Awards

Was it six years ago? A man and a woman at night, she bleeding from a wound on her shoulder, he tending so gently to the wound. Their voices are as soft as the breeze is light. As they walk home afterwards, cherry blossoms flutter around them, like a million pink and white lights aglow… Read More ›

Chuno, Chuno

May we sit down for a chat? I really want to tell you what I think (and feel) about you.

Conspiracy in the Court

What did I do after I watched Conspiracy in the Court (a.k.a. Hansungbyulgok a.k.a. Seoul’s Sad Song, 2007)? Went down on my knees and whispered, “Thank you, KBS, for the DVD.” Because to own this, to be able to look at and hold it, somehow makes it all tangible. Because I can’t tell you how… Read More ›