Bring It On, Ghost

Bring It On, Ghost (2016)

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A cohabitation comedy about a ghost of a high school girl who has been dead for 5 years and an exorcist college boy with the ability to see and hear ghosts. What he’s discovered over the years is that he can touch them and fight them off, so when he’s in need of a part-time job and can’t find one that pays well enough, he starts putting ads online as an exorcist read morefor hire. His ad: “Will face off with your ghosts. Chances of winning: virgin ghosts 80%, bachelor ghosts 40%, child ghosts 97%, the rest 50%.” One night he goes out on the job and faces off with a schoolgirl ghost, and during the fight, they accidentally kiss and sparks fly.

  • Native title:

    싸우자귀신아
  • Also Known as:

    Let's Fight, Ghost; Hey Ghost, Let's Fight;

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wildheart23
27 people found this review helpful
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Aug 30, 2016
  • Overall 9.5
  • Story 9.0
  • Acting/Cast 10
  • Music 8.0
  • Rewatch Value 9.0
Not all ghost stories are scary. Some are cute and some are funny. And this drama is nothing short of being cute, funny and scary. Watching with a friend is highly recommended plus a thick blanket to cover up :)

STORY - While this contains the usual Kdrama cliches (don't we love cliches?), the overload of cuteness, funny moments and its consistent lightness separates it from the rest of the dramas under read more the same genre. It has a certain pull to make you smile all through out. Each episode contains a subplot to keep you from getting bored while the main plot was just there, peeking from time to time but not revealing anything. It has some serious moments towards the end but unlike other dramas it didn't feel like a drag. I just love how the main plot was subtly shown in each episode and did not ruin the overall feel of the drama. If you're a scaredy-cat, be sure to watch it with a friend because some ghosts were really scary.

CHARACTERS - This is the first time that I've seen Taecyeon act and boy, isn't he good? Acting as a character that is a lot younger than your real age is quite a challenge but he nailed it! II am now a fan! Kim So Hyun on the other hand did a good job being so adorable. She's so cute I wanted to put her inside my pocket and bring her home :). These 2 actors, regardless of their age gap, created a beautiful romantic spark. From the beginning until the end, they were able to keep that wonderful chemistry that sent butterflies to its viewers.

Also, I have to commend Lee David and Kang Ki Young for bringing so much fun in this drama. They had me rolling on the floor laughing. FOR REAL! :) And let's not forget about Kwon Yool. Who would have thought that a handsome face like that was a villain? I certainly didn't!

MUSIC - This is the only disappointment in this drama. Usually, there's at least one song that sticks in my head but this one doesn't have.

REWATCH VALUE - This drama doesn't contains micro details that deserves a rewatch. However, I would definitely watch it again in times that I'm down and would like to feel good.

OVERALL - This goes on top of my list under RomCom genre for this year. I have a serious withdrawal syndrome that I think would last for weeks. I just feel sad not that it has ended :(
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xXabsintheXx
20 people found this review helpful
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Aug 31, 2016
  • Overall 8.5
  • Story 8.5
  • Acting/Cast 8.5
  • Music 7.0
  • Rewatch Value 3.0
While watching this it always reminded me of "Oh My Ghost" and "The Master's Sun". But don't worry, it's not meant in a bad way. It just has the same vibe. Also, so far tvn's dramas have never disappointed me yet. So, neither has this one.

The story evolves around this guy that can see ghosts and even touch them - therefore also fight them as they continue to bother him through read more his daily life. There then he meets this female student ghost who gets on bad terms with him, but in the end ends up fighting other ghosts together with him.

Most times the story is held lighthearted, although the ghosts appear to be really scary sometimes - remember the movie "The Grudge"? You'll certainly encounter some of those while watching the drama. But in the end every one of their unique stories seem rather pitiable or just sad than frightening and sometimes have a deeper meaning to it.

The acting was solid, convincing and also charming at some points. The fights were really good, enjoyable and even funny. They did a pretty good job on those. Also, CGI effects thumbs up. Quite the sight here. So, when it came to those dramatic scenes, they pulled those off really well.

When it comes to the final, be prepared. Suspense, intensity, thrill... you'll get everything. The whole story isn't stalling one bit but has a smooth flow and the way the mystery surrounding the leads is unraveling only bit by bit, keeps the tension.

So, like I said in the beginning: Recommended if you look for something like "The Master's Sun" or "Oh My Ghost". Have fun watching it if you haven't done it already ;)
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    xcrystalstarx 3 days ago

    I love this drama :D Cheon Sang/In Rang are hilarious with their bromance and even when they're screaming/running away from ghosts haha I didn't even notice the age gap between the main leads, Taec Yeon looked pretty young in this. Hyun Ji might be annoying at first but I got used to her character, I just didn't like how she kept trying to match Bong Pal up with Seo Yeon in the beginning but then get annoyed later when he does interact/go out with her

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    LPA 16 days ago - edited

    This drama was good--not really scary. I loved the two main leads and the "bad guy" was interesting. There seemed to be a few holes in the story and I really don't like it when they re-run scenes to Fill in the episode timing. Some of the scenes with the monk (I love the actor) were okay and others didn't seem to fit at all. Pretty good overall, but the last episode seemed a little draggy but somewhat okay. It wasn't really a strong ending. I don't know if I would watch this again re-watch this again (except for the main couple) but I'll still give it 8.0 out of 10.

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    JasminAmezcua 19 days ago

    This drama was good. Its not really scary but in my case I actually binge watched it till like 1am and like some parts got me SHOOK!
    #그것을 사랑해.

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    chtk 20 days ago

    is it just me....or sometimes, taecyon and so hyun break character for a little while every now and then showing affection to the other??? I don't know how to explain this but for example, in a scene where in taecyon should be annoyed at so hyun for bothering him while he cleans, he should be obviously annoyed at her but there are short times wherein she actually looked at her lovingly or something like that?? so hyun too, when she was supposed to be annoyed that taecyon hit her, there was a millisecond wherein she smiled and it seemed real, she was smiling at taecyon for fake hitting her. there were little moments wherein they were taecyon and sohyun, not bong pal and hyunji.....they mustve liked each other a little.....lol

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    Chek3141 28 days ago - edited

    It was a fun show! I enjoyed every episode~

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    thaic Apr 3, 2017

    this drama was so fun! The romance was cute, the plot was fun, the ghost stories were interesting. It has some Master's Sun vibes, and for me it just made everything better. I'd rewatch at anytime.

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    MrBanana Mar 21, 2017

    For kids.

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    jxsilicon9 Mar 12, 2017

    Good drama. Ending wasn't that good.

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    voodoomoocow Mar 6, 2017 - edited

    Oh man, the ghost girl is so annoying. I hate everything about her. Dropped at episode 10. Might come back to it at another time for background fodder.

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      Syranus 20 days ago - edited

      I dropped it after episode 4 for the same reason - I couldn't like the ghost girl.

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    AnicsiRoscoe Mar 5, 2017

    I don't understand those high ratings. It started out strong but then it got hopelessly predictable and boring. Dropped at episode 10. Rated 6.5/10, maybe that's too generous.

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    MysticLullaby Mar 2, 2017 - edited
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    XiaoZhanoppa Feb 20, 2017

    It's a big YES for me. I loved to see that it's unique. (i mean the ghost story outline)..... I thought the professor is the rival of Park Bong Pal. And Kim So Hyun is such a cutie. Especially as a ghost and when she wears her uniform. Love this! Recommended K-DRAMA! 10/10 :))

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    neaa Feb 19, 2017 - edited

    Surprisingly a perfect drama. Like many others, the age gap bothered me. So Hyun is 17. But she has won me over. I feel she is better than most actresses I have seen. Taec and Kwon Hoon. Actually the entire cast. Great acting. And lots of cute moments.

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    Dia Feb 10, 2017

    Taecyeon's face when those two were singing Heartbeat in front of them. ㅋㅋㅋ

Details

  • Country:

    South Korea
  • Type:

    Drama
  • Episodes:

    16
  • Aired:

    Jul 11, 2016 to Aug 30, 2016
  • Aired On:

    Monday, Tuesday
  • Network:

    tvN
  • Duration:

    60 min.

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  • Score:

    8.3 (scored by 5,751 users)
  • Ranked:

    #341
  • Popularity:

    #62

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