I Remember You

I Remember You (2015)

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A romantic thriller about a mystery solving duo who bicker and fight but end up developing feelings for each other. A complicated love story between a criminal profiler who uses his sharp eye to analyze crime scenes and an investigator female cop who stalks him. The two solve crime cases together while hiding each one’s true heart, going through the love-hate relationship and healing in the process.

  • Native title:

    너를 기억해
  • Also Known as:

    Hello Monster; Hellomonseuteo; 헬로몬스터

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wildheart23
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Aug 21, 2015
  • Overall 9.5
  • Story 9.5
  • Acting/Cast 10
  • Music 9.5
  • Rewatch Value 10
*SLOW CLAP*

I heard so many things about I REMEMBER YOU but I was quite hesitant to watch it because it's a crime-based story. No, I don't hate crime series. On the contrary, I love it so much that my expectations are quite high when it comes to this genre. I watched this drama without expecting anything. What I did not know was I was in for a big surprise...

STORY - read more This reminds me a lot of the American crime drama "The Mentalist". The plot is quite similar but the details are very different.
Being a sucker for stories with genius characters, the first episode had me hooked. I had this strange hunger that was only satiated by watching the next episode, then the next and the next until I reached the end... I tried to look for major holes but the writers had really done a great job in connecting every piece of the puzzle and covering up the tiny mistakes.
This drama really stands out because despite of having Crime as it's main core, the showcasing of violence was a lot less compared to other TV series. In fact, the drama is so rich in morals, brotherly love (oh, you cannot miss this), and friendship. I never thought that a crime drama like this is possible.

If there's anything that I feel somewhat lacking is the ending. I am not saying that it's not good, but rather, I was expecting a closure. After all what the characters have been through, I think they deserved a better ending.

ACTING/ CAST - Korean actors are really good, especially in conveying their emotions through their eyes. The actors in this drama are so 'in character' that you would feel their pain, agony, fear and even happiness. Needless to say Jang Na Ra (Cha Ji An) and Seo In Guk (Lee Hyun) did a wonderful job. A special shout out is not enough for Choi Won Young (Lee Jun Ho) who's acting is so superb that I find him really scary now and Park Bo Gum (Jung Seon Ho) who was hands-down amazing. They both deserved an award.

MUSIC - I enjoyed the music very much especially the intro/title music. It gives you the mysterious detective vibe. I actually find it quite similar with the manga series "Detective Conan's" intro.

REWATCH VALUE - I think this one deserves a rewatch. It's one of the dramas that you think you want to watch from the beginning again because you want to know if you missed any details.

OVERALL: This one deserves a standing ovation.

*SLOW CLAP FADING*

I ended this drama with a heavy heart. Not because it was bad, but because it's so good that I am sure I am going to miss it.
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Sarah
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Aug 11, 2015
  • Overall 10
  • Story 9.5
  • Acting/Cast 10
  • Music 10
  • Rewatch Value 9.5
There was no rocky start for this story, from the beginning it was interesting and mysterious. Not only was it smartly written and well portrayed, but the questions it begged to ask of humanity were chilling and hard hitting. Did we as people create the monsters of society? Or were they born as twisted as they appear now?

The plot line of this drama was suspenseful, as Lee Hyun and Cha Ji read more An discover the horrifying truths of their pasts and of the murderous entanglements that connect them with the people around them, we also begin to draw the lines between whom is truly a monster and those who were created through the circumstances surrounding them. Each murder they take on helps us see clearer whom is behind the deeds of the past and how a monster can be made. This type of story telling gives an in depth view into the eyes of the psychotic, and into the eyes of the ones whom catch them. Both the love story and sense of brotherhood also add onto this story. They give personal connections to the crimes committed and the feelings of those affected.

The cast was superb. As a person whose never been a fan of Seo In Guk, I have to say I find his acting in this drama to be refreshing and consistently suprising, he has officially gained a new fan, as his portrayal of Lee Hyun blew me away. Jang Na Ra's character Cha Ji An though in the beginning seemingly a dismal obsessive police officer, slowly grew into a deep understanding character whose past pains made her into a strong female character. The second leads, were outstanding. Lee Jun Ho's creepy kindness and oddly eerie vibe throughout the beginning of the drama really set the scene. Throughout every scene he was in I had a huge case of the heebee Jeebies, like, my skin crawled. ***(SPOLIERS)**** (Especailly when he touched his mothers bones in the coroners office. That was just creepy). ****(END OF SPOILERS)*** Min's character was also one of complies creepiness and he was also very attractive, and while I try to stay away from mentioning that in my reviews I felt it just had to be said. Min's character gave us so much undertanding of how children's views and surroundings affect their growth and presence in society. His scenes always stole my attention.

The music in this drama had me consistently singing out loud. Especially "Remember"by Dear Cloud, I have listened to that OST so many times since this drama has aired, especially when left with a giant cliffhanger at the end of an episode when I needed to pine over my feelings through song. The OST's was memorable and lovely.

This drama consistently had me guessing and asking myself bigger questions. The plot line and cast always blew me away. It so rewatchable and just so well done. I cannot reccomend this drama enough.
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if you love investigation dramas then you would like it. although this drama is few years old but you won't feel like that watching it.
Recommended by Moka
Although one is Korean and the other is Chinese, both of are worth watching. Both drams deal with crime but with hints of romance and the lead characters have difficult pasts.
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    myheartisomg 2 days ago

    This drama is complex, thought-provoking and full of heart. The performances are excellent across the board. I've never felt so much sympathy for cold-blooded killers! And the music underscores everything perfectly. 10/10 would recommend.

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    SillyIlly 15 days ago

    i think the description on this should be changed cos the romance between them isn't the focal point at all lol its about the brothers and the case -- its misleading for people just watching this for a super romantic fix!

    still i love this drama one of my favs <3 <3

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    Evi Apr 21, 2017

    The relationship between the brothers is the best thing about this drama! First time I ship the bromance more than the romance.

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    cynthia Apr 19, 2017

    Park Bogum is cute even when he is a murderer. I can't hate him :D

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    Gulsen Apr 7, 2017

    im sure, seo in guk will not surprise me.his dramas are nice to watch. (:

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    WinterGale Apr 4, 2017

    Uhhmmm this drama is okay... but some parts are not quite convincing, I was bothered the whole time by the young Seo In Guk, they dont look like at allt(the eyes and the mole is what I'm talking about), Bogum and In Guk does not look like brothers at all, and sorry for me the romance isnt interesting at all.

    If you are looking for a dark story, I wouldn't categorize this one, as one at all. Although the plot sounds like that, the story just fall into the drama side or family side. Took me one week to finish. But what's good about this is the actors they are all good, even the side ones.

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    army jinnie Apr 1, 2017 - edited

    is there any drama like this one ?

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      WinterGale Apr 4, 2017 - edited

      Try watching Love Me if You Dare... it is darker though and not much of the family side

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    Coraline Mar 30, 2017
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    Emily Mar 28, 2017

    Somebody needs to tell these so-called cops that rubber gloves are a thing.

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    MrBanana Mar 22, 2017

    The main actress and her acting destroyed this drama for me. Had to drop.

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    SaadoudiIbrahim Mar 5, 2017
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    Betty_Boop Feb 17, 2017

    love the ost.. and Park Bo Gum he is the best.. smiling or being a jealous and all.. he deliver his line ,emotion 100% a flawless acting..

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    zuojenn Jan 26, 2017

    It was not bad
    it was not perfect
    Was entertaining
    the couple was cute the storyline idea interesting

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    Amiri Dec 11, 2016

    5.5 for that ridiculous end, an the unfinished stories.

Details

  • Country:

    South Korea
  • Type:

    Drama
  • Episodes:

    16
  • Aired:

    Jun 22, 2015 to Aug 11, 2015
  • Aired On:

    Monday, Tuesday
  • Network:

    KBS2
  • Duration:

    1 hr. 10 min.

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  • Score:

    8.6 (scored by 9,225 users)
  • Ranked:

    #122
  • Popularity:

    #28

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