I sat my cousin down and asked her if she'd be willing to forsake romantic fantasy and watch a K-drama thriller with me. She said - maybe. So, we recorded my attempt at convincing her.
THE ESSAY https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=99oRRSW1ZZE ORIGINAL SCRIPT So, I watched The King: Eternal Monarch, and I have a few things to say about one character who annoys and fascinates me and I'm very confused about what the writer, Kim Eun-suk is trying to say through her. For those who know me, they can tell you how much... Continue Reading →
Here are the dramas we watched, dropped, loved, rejoiced, and warned people away from in 2019. As the year winds down, we at DRAMAS OVER FLOWERS bring back our annual therapy session. Join us for this one month, as we relive our 2019 watchlists.
We have a new guest! Fangirl JustMe joins us to chat about current headlines. whether on screen romances can last off screen, and what she's excited about from the upcoming batch of September dramas! Listen to the episode here: List of September dramas here. TIMESTAMPS: NEWS 02:22 - Gu Hye-sun and Ahn Jae-hyun divorce and... Continue Reading →
We round up news from July and look forward to the dramas that August brings. Listen to the episode right here: TIMESTAMPS: 03:48 - Kang Ji-hwan under arrest for sexual assault 09:14 - Korea and India collaborating on a sageuk about Heo Hwang-ok 17:40 - Agency 51K taking a hard line against sasaengs 21:11 -... Continue Reading →
Welcome to a properly long LONG YAK with Saya, Anisa, and Paroma. Buckle up. Use the timecodes below. Listen to the episode right here: TIMESTAMPS: -- Non-Korean -- 00:02:09 - Dark 00:02:45 - General & I 00:04:40 - Well Intentioned Love 00:08:54 - Always Be My Maybe -- Korean -- 00:11:08 - Angel's Last Mission: Love... Continue Reading →
Anisa: So, Spider-Man in Europe! What did you think? Paroma: I think they could have set it anywhere and the story would have been the same. The setting wasn't super important to the narrative, was it? But I appreciated Europe for the bell tower scene. That could never have happened in America. Hehe. Also,... Continue Reading →
Some news and lots of new dramas to check out in July. To help everyone keep track of the massive list, we have compiled them with helpful summaries and interesting notes on our blog, right here. TIME STAMPS: 01:09 - Song Hye-kyo and Song Joong-ki file for divorce 02:41 - YG CEO resigns amidst corruption... Continue Reading →
We bring you some updates to the Burning Sun controversy, the tale of Park Yoochun's expulsion from his agency, our anticipation of Ji Chang-wook's next project, and some discussions of Korean multiculturalism. Plus the new dramas of May and what we expect from them! (00:10:53 - We move on from the Burning Sun update to... Continue Reading →