Can You Hear My Heart

Can You Hear My Heart (2011)

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Family relationships can be complicated and tortured. Bong Woo Ri (Hwang Jung Eum) is a loving, dutiful daughter who does her best to accommodate the needs of her deaf mother and mentally challenged stepfather. After a tragedy that takes the life of her mother, Woo Ri’s stepbrother, Bong Ma Roo (Nam Gung Min), leaves after promising to come back but never does. As Woo Ri grows up and searches for her stepbrother, read moreshe meets Cha Dong Joo (Kim Jae Won), a young man from a wealthy family who is tortured by family secrets that he witnessed as a boy. Although Dong Joo lost his hearing in a childhood accident, he has learned to compensate for his disability so that he can keep his deafness a secret from those around him. Dong Joo and Woo Ri learn that they are connected by Ma Roo, who has taken on a new identity as Jang Joon Ha. How will the three reconcile their unexpected connection?

  • Native title:

    내 마음이 들리니
  • Also Known as:

    Do You Hear My Heart ; Listen to My Heart ; Nae Maeumi Deulrini

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LMitsuki
6 of 9 people found this review helpful
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Sep 13, 2012
  • Overall 8.0
  • Story 8.0
  • Acting/Cast 9.0
  • Music 7.0
  • Rewatch Value 6.0
I started this drama because of the theme. It's rare to watch those thematics on kdramas, so I was expecting a lot.

The cast is good, and its characters too.
But for Jun Ha/Ma Roo's character.. this guy gave me mixed feelings. He seemed a maniac sometimes, I loved him as much as I hated him. I wish the scriptwriters could be a bit more human and show some feelings too. He read more seemed to "go where the wind take him".

However, on the contrary of other reviews here, I found this drama not long at all. I mean, truth that it was 30 episodes, but I have watched dramas with only 14 episodes that dragged the story a lot more. This just gets boring when we reach the 25th, 26th episode... I had to forbid myself from doing fast-forward (hehe)

This is a good drama, at least for entertainment. I was a bit sad that they didn't develop the guy's sickness a bit more or show more romantic scenes... . They leave around the middle some loose tips, and don't really explain things sometimes, but it was good.

If you are planning to watch this because of the matter of deafness I suggest you to check jdramas instead. This one was more focused on other things than it.
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ketibachan
4 of 7 people found this review helpful
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Apr 19, 2012
  • Overall 8.0
  • Story 7.0
  • Acting/Cast 8.0
  • Music 9.0
  • Rewatch Value 6.0
Very heartwarming. Only after one episode it makes you want to watch and know more about the story and backgrounds of the characters. Ofcourse it's only the pilot, but still. There has been said/shown here and there, but it attracts you more into the characters.

And than the acting: I love tha acting very much. I have seen many, many dramas, so I can speak of some experience seeing different styles of read more acting. For example I cried with the little girl when she cried.
Speaking of crying, to my opinion, this is a drama that can easily make you cry. At least for me ^^

The story drags you more and more into it and the excitement between the lovers and the rivals is very interesting and exciting to see.

This is a must-watch for people who aren’t/can’t get tired of watching human-drama where disabilities (such as deafness, mentally disabled (as you will come across in this drama) etc.). If you want to watch a heartwarming, tearjerking drama, than you’re at the right adress..
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    roumaissapilsuk 21 days ago

    i've watched 100 kdrama i guess and i have to say ! CYHMH IS BY FAR THE BEST !!!

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    Miaka May 29, 2015

    I wish some parts were shorter. Also, everyone is crying way too much... But this drama is so heartwarming that I can overlook its flaws. Jeong Bo Seok portraying Woo Ri's handicapped father is brilliant (and Kim Jae Won's smile totally melted my heart)

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    UsagiTsukino Mar 20, 2015

    This drama made me cry, laugh and smile. I'm rewatching the ending over and over again! Great drama! :D ^_^

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    Sass Feb 22, 2015

    The ending is amazing awwwww :)))

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    bLoodYThoughtS Feb 9, 2015

    The most happiest ending I've ever seen ....

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    SaraXD Dec 15, 2014

    You think if I cut my hair like that, I'll have three guys crushing on me? X""D

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    Fraan Nov 12, 2014

    Perfect, perfect, perfect, I miss this drama :'(

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    soneSSSgirl Nov 7, 2014

    Who's the male lead? Goongmin or Jaewon?

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      Lindysaducos Nov 8, 2014

      Kim Jae Won. Nam Goong Min is the second male lead :)

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      soneSSSgirl Nov 8, 2014

      Aw, thanks. Still unsure if I wanna watch this. XP

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      Lindysaducos Nov 9, 2014

      if you're into a lot of plot twists and makjang, then watch this :) CYHMH is my fave drama of all time :D

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    Blademan2 Oct 10, 2014

    Once again the writer's just had to be despicable and bring in not just a ludicrous obsessive triangle, but much worse, a quad, just had to ruin a really great story... How shallow and stupid can you be? F'in despicable, stupid, and ludicrous writers, and that's putting it very lightly... AISH!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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    NewKDramaAddict Oct 3, 2014

    Marathon watched this the first time and have since re-watched it. So is it worth watching? ABSOLUTELY!!

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    yuurei Sep 18, 2014
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    anusathiya Sep 10, 2014

    loved it to the core...<3

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    versaillesyoo Aug 25, 2014
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      SimbiAni May 20, 2015

      ^ I keep hearing this! xD *adds to watchlist asap*

      & hope it means lots of fanvids to spree afterwards ;P

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      versaillesyoo May 21, 2015
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      SimbiAni May 21, 2015

      Yeah, my viewing choices tend to be mostly ruled by my insatiable curiousity, so it will depend on just how much I get attached to the chars themselves.. besides, it seems about 90% of most things annoy me, so I usually accept it as ~inevitable, lol ;P (otherwise I probably wouldn't watch anything at all..) Thanks for the heads-up tho! Wandered across this cuz I'm currently watching one of the boys in "My Love Patzzi"..

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    ROSE Jul 27, 2014

    it's worth watching . perfect drama :)

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      Es01 Aug 8, 2014

      Unni, u are right

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    TaraVIP Jul 1, 2014

    MA ROO OPPAAAAA
    <3 <3 :'(

Details

  • Country:

    South Korea
  • Type:

    Drama
  • Episodes:

    30
  • Aired:

    Apr 2, 2011 to Jul 10, 2011
  • Aired On:

    Saturday, Sunday
  • Network:

    MBC
  • Duration:

    1 hr. 5 min.

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  • Score:

    8.3 (scored by 3,847 users)
  • Ranked:

    #254
  • Popularity:

    #238

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