Myung Wol the Spy

Myung Wol the Spy (2011)

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In the romantic-comedy "Spy Myung-Wol," beautiful North Korean spy Myung-Wol goes to South Korea in an attempt to kidnap a popular Korean male entertainer.

  • Native title:

    스파이 명월
  • Also Known as:

    Spy Myung Wol; Seupayi Myung Wol ; Beautiful Spy; Spy MyeongWol

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EnaLovely
6 of 8 people found this review helpful
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Aug 12, 2011
  • Overall 10
  • Story 10
  • Acting/Cast 10
  • Music 9.0
  • Rewatch Value 9.0
There's action, to keep your adrenaline high, there's romance that will raise your heartbeat, there's humor that makes you burst out of laughter (for me episode 7 was the funniest, I sincerely laughed out loud) and there is Eric, the leading actor, the hottest actor I've seen, you'll fall in love immediately! If you like those dramas where the male is falling in love but denying his feelings at first, then this read more is a drama for you. I like the plot of course, but what keeps me coming back for more is this romance between the main characters. The OST is also good and suits the drama well. Don't think I exaggerated when I rated almost everything 10... I'm really amazed with this drama and recommend it to everyone.

Extra advice: wait until the whole drama is out, because you may feel frustrated if you have to wait for episodes to be uploaded, like me lol :D
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marlenefoung
7 of 12 people found this review helpful
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Apr 10, 2012
  • Overall 10
  • Story 9.0
  • Acting/Cast 10
  • Music 10
  • Rewatch Value 7.0
This drama is seriously very addicting. I finished watching it in only two days.

The story is full of action, suspense, romance... Even though some parts of the story were impossible in real life and ambigue sometimes, it is a good drama to watch if you want a somewhat dark drama with some laughs in it. I really liked how Eric was talking in this drama, like a little bit snobbish and read more the spy part of the drama. Definitely recommend it as it is one of my favorite dramas :)
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All the surrounding and circumstances are different, but the feelings between the main couples (the "type" of love) in these two dramas seem similar to me. They start out with almost enemy like relationship, the man treats the woman sometimes really badly... but the girl in both dramas is the type who can take it all and some more, very strong girls both of them. Both pairs also end up in a difficult situation later on where they need to decide how much they can give up for their love.
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Both are about a person, who's the bodyguard of a famous celebrity and both fall in love with each other. Myung Wol the Spy has somehow a more serious feeling sometimes, because of the risk she is taking, but overall both tend to be more funny and cute, than serious.
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    jxsilicon9 Nov 2, 2014

    How does this have such a high rating? It was pretty bad. I thought it was a spy parody. The fight scenes were hilarious bad along with the special effects. And what was with that random car explosion at he end? Yea because cars just explode when they crash. And they didn't even explain where Choi and Myung were for a year. So stupid.

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    cordobatango Aug 28, 2014
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    SpicedSugah Aug 23, 2014

    Would have dropped it if Eric wasn't in it.

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    LEE_87 Jul 12, 2014

    I found this drama boring in some scenes but I enjoyed the sweet romance between the couple (Eric Mun and Han ye seul).

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    AmyLovesDramas Jun 27, 2014

    This was such a disappointment. I got SO bored while watching this drama. Such a waste of my time -__-

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    WhiteGoldMVs1 Jun 26, 2014

    One of the worst KDrama I have ever watched. It's starts off great, then notsogreat, then really really really bad. You were warned. It makes no bloody sense whatsoever. So stupid. I can't believe I actually finished it.

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    Finito Jun 17, 2014

    Great show overall, the acting was pretty good and I got attached to the 2 main actors. I'm sad they haven't done anything since this series ended. The bad points are the last few episodes felt a little stretched with some useless and repetitive scenes, I mean how many times do you need to try to escape/get captured/leave the country, I think the 2 episode extension from 16 to 18 episodes was not necessary. Also a big change of mood happened, from E1-12 the show is more of a Rom-Com then changes to more of a Melo-Rom for the next episodes, but in the end it came back a little to Rom-Com. But these bad points dont change the fact that this is one of my favorite series and im really hoping to see more from the 2 main actors.

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    donkosala Apr 9, 2014

    I love "Han Ye Seul" but hated "Han Myung Wol" for deceiving and playing with a mans heart. I felt like killing her so many times by somehow magically appearing in the drama. I've seen melodramas, tragedies but I have never been so irritated by a drama like this. I don't know if it's because this drama is that good or just junk. You just gonna have to decide yourselves. Duration of this drama has been like a love–hate relationship for me. I just couldn't let go of the fact how cute, adorable and sexy "Han Ye Seul" was throughout this drama.

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    vanillasalt Mar 26, 2014

    It was ok up unti Han Ye sul left, i think. after that it felt kinda awkward between the actors...idk

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    NoticeMeSenpai Feb 19, 2014

    The music really touched me... If there were no emotional music to go with the drama omg. I would've never cried so hard ;_; I didn't even have a box of tissues to use ;~;

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    NoticeMeSenpai Feb 11, 2014
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    jxsilicon9 Jan 31, 2014

    This drama is almost exactly like My girlfriend is a gumiho.

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    Fatimah Oct 25, 2013

    i completed this it 2011. i wasted my time STUPID DRAMA (i don't know WHY i finished it !)

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    AnnGominho Sep 19, 2013

    I love stories about spies and so I was dying to see this drama. I ended up liking it a lot and laughed a lot with Myung Wol trying to seduce Kang Woo.
    I confess that a little twisted that Choi Ryu ended up staying with Myung Wol ... (Though I think that actress obvious that rich girl would end up falling for it ..)

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    wafa-aktouche Aug 28, 2013

    one of the wors kdrama o hava ver watched .so stupid :/ and the ending !!! what the hell !! ps: lee jin wook is so hot <3

Details

  • Country:

    South Korea
  • Type:

    Drama
  • Episodes:

    18
  • Aired:

    Jul 11, 2011 to Sep 5, 2011
  • Aired On:

    Monday, Tuesday
  • Network:

    KBS2
  • Duration:

    1 hr. 10 min.

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  • Score:

    7.2 (scored by 3,442 users)
  • Ranked:

    #1937
  • Popularity:

    #391

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