Fiction movie that took place during the World War II times when we see different perspective of comfort women. The movie is a sad but yet beautiful friendship between two friends who lived in the same village; Choi Jong Boon (Kim Hyang Gi) and Kang Young Ae (Kim Sae Ron). Duration: 2 hoursNative title: 눈길Continue reading “Thoughts on the ‘Snowy Road’”
Episode 8 end up in a major “?” that made me go crazy thinking about what is next, who caught Se Ri and what is their motive. In episode 9, there are series of narrow escapes but love is found and finally, after multiple attempts, Se Ri made it back to the South. SPOILER ToContinue reading “Highlights from 9 and 10 of ‘Crash Landing on You’”
This is the drama makes my heart goes “awwww” every single episode and I am sure that I will love this drama.
No. of episodes: 16 Genre: Romance, War, Drama Native title: 사랑의 불시착 Original network: Netflix, tvN Honestly, this was not in my list of drama to catch on but I was attracted to it once I read the synopsis of it. Starring the AAAA class leads, Hyun Bin and Son Ye Jin, the romance betweenContinue reading “First impression: Crash Landing on You”
How we disappear is a book written by Jing Jing Lee. Even though it took me quite a while to complete it, it is a well written book that based on the endurance and aftermath of World War II in the perspective of the comfort woman in Singapore. For more reviews and summary of HowContinue reading “Book review: How we disappear”
No. of episodes: 10 Genre: History, War, Documentary Original network: Netflix Everyone knows deep down how much people need to go through due to the war and stories of the post war affected surviving individuals. What we do not know, or fully aware is, the cause that started it. A documentary that was explained byContinue reading “Review: Greatest Events of World War II in Colour”
Pachinko is a book written by Lee Min Jin. In short, the book reflects the lives of Koreans living in Japan and the short started from 1900s until 1980s. Summary of Pachinko in goodreads. How did I chance upon it? Since I’ve made a small goal for myself in 2019 “to read and watch moreContinue reading “Book review: Pachinko”
No. of episodes: 30 Genre: War, Comedy Original network: TVB The Cast Honestly, I think that majority of viewers watch this because of Dicky Cheung, 張衛健, since it have been a long time since he is back on screen acting in a Hong Kong drama. The roles that got him recognized are The Duke ofContinue reading “Review: The Learning Curve of a Warlord [大帥哥]”