Fluttering Warning Makes for a Satisfying Albeit Smaller Scale Drama for Yoon Eun Hye and Chun Jung Myung

Sorry it took me this long to post a reaction and opinion piece on cable network MBN drama Fluttering Warning, which starring my fave Yoon Eun Hye with another fave Chun Jung Myung. It was third time the charm for these two as they almost worked together in Coffee Prince and Missing You but this was the right drama for their onscreen romantic pairing. It feels weird to say that I enjoyed the drama but felt strangely detached when normally a Yoon Eun Hye drama sucks me in viscerally. This story felt manufactured and no amount of onscreen charisma could sell the story line to emotionally engage me other than use it as a flotation device to deliver shots of cutie pies to my veins. But it wasn’t bad and ultimately this felt like a nice and safe return for Yoon Eun Hye after five years away from the small screen. I would recommend Fluttering Warning for sure to Eun Hye fans but also anyone looking for a mildly entertaining watch without fear of blood pressure boiling. Continue reading

Who Are K-dramas Best Ugly Criers – Past, Present, and Future

Kisses and tears are two of the more memorable aspects of K-dramas because the early Hallyu dramas piled on romance and misery in equally measure to create the world of K-drama melodramas as we know it. Over the years the … Continue reading