Something worked, but not a lot.

Bladey Jan 4, 2018
..some of these are probably good dramas, the just weren't; right for me.In others, i liked pairing or concept for the pairing or some other elements, but frequently jus one thing out of many
  • Joker Yurusarezaru Sousakan
    Joker Yurusarezaru Sousakan
    5.0

    Japanese Drama - 2010

    • it felt sensationalist and superficial. 
    • i really dont like thigs like dexter or death note - characters with god complexes and a warped sense of justice. this drama reminded me of those. 
  • Reply 1997
    Reply 1997
    5.0

    Korean Drama - 2012

    • the weakest of replies for me - too much guessing game and i do not like the lead - prevented enjoyment totally. 
  • A Gentleman's Dignity
    A Gentleman's Dignity
    5.0

    Korean Drama - 2012

    • meahri and yoon had a bigger potential 
    • all the whining annoyed me / women were rather simplistic and shallow here
    • i dislike the actress that wair paired with jang dong gun
    • good bond between the guys
  • Pasta
    Pasta
    5.5

    Korean Drama - 2010

    • i did like the casting for the leads 
    • i was bothered by supporting cast
    • storywise...well some things could have been better handled. 
  • Rich Man, Poor Woman
    Rich Man, Poor Woman
    5.5

    Japanese Drama - 2012

    • good idea/concept  but very poor flow 
    • the actress/character got on my nerves
    • i dont like oguri shun
    • imbalanced relationship that was really annoying to see
    • Arata is great , I loved his character. 
  • Cheongdamdong Alice
    Cheongdamdong Alice
    4.0

    Korean Drama - 2012

    • the idea had a lot of potential but kinda didnt do it right 
    • dont like the cast at all
  • The Master's Sun
    The Master's Sun
    5.0

    Korean Drama - 2013

    • the flow ruined this drama for me and second leads
    • i am not fond of leads much, either but i tolerate them. 
    • i liked the ghost stories
  • Triangle
    Triangle
    5.0

    Korean Drama - 2014

    • the best part were some brotherly scenes 
    • the drama pacing and writing were not interesting enough
  • King2Hearts
    King2Hearts
    5.5

    Korean Drama - 2012

    • i loved lee sung min and the secondary couole princess-bodyguard
    • ha ji won kept annoying me - and i didit like her before. 
    • flow sucks, although great great idea 
  • Princess LuLu
    Princess LuLu
    4.5

    Korean Drama - 2005

    • stupid drama with good cast
    • i do like innocen female leads.... but the plot and pacing and plot ideas were downright silly. 
  • Beautiful Life
    Beautiful Life
    6.0

    Japanese Drama - 2000

  • Sweet Relationship
    Sweet Relationship
    5.0

    Taiwanese Drama - 2007

    • liked the cast 
    • i liked the realtionship between the leads 
    • went for too many annoying cliches. 
  • Brain
    Brain
    6.0

    Korean Drama - 2011

    • this was ok but it didn't have what it takes to get me fully immersed. i was rather bored at times. 
  • Last Scandal
    Last Scandal
    6.0

    Korean Drama - 2008

  • The Vigilantes in Masks
    The Vigilantes in Masks
    6.0

    Chinese Drama - 2011

  • Miss No Good
    Miss No Good
    5.5

    Taiwanese Drama - 2008

    • i kinda did like the female lead
  • The Wedding Scheme
    The Wedding Scheme
    5.0

    Korean Drama - 2012

  • Goong
    Goong
    5.5

    Korean Drama - 2006

  • Rooftop Prince
    Rooftop Prince
    6.0

    Korean Drama - 2012

    • i liked how the ending was done
    • not fond of micky 
  • Untouchable
    Untouchable
    6.0

    Japanese Drama - 2009

  • Under One Roof
    Under One Roof
    6.5

    Japanese Drama - 1993

  • Artificial Beauty
    Artificial Beauty
    5.0

    Japanese Drama - 2002

    • i loved the idea and the two leads BUT
    • i was really bothered by the sister of the lead
  • Trot Lovers
    Trot Lovers
    5.0

    Korean Drama - 2014

    • loved the cast
    • great scene of audition and a romantic scene with candles.
    • Shing Sung Rok singing ost 
    • but WHY WHY did it go for typical annoying cliches with cardboard second female?! it ruined it, the start was very good! 
  • My Girlfriend is a Gumiho
    My Girlfriend is a Gumiho
    6.0

    Korean Drama - 2010

    • the flow was not good for me
    • loved the idea though
  • Hitonatsu no Papa e
    Hitonatsu no Papa e
    6.0

    Japanese Drama - 2003

  • Hanazakari no Kimitachi e
    Hanazakari no Kimitachi e
    5.5

    Japanese Drama - 2007

    • not my thing. 
  • The Vineyard Man
    The Vineyard Man
    6.0

    Korean Drama - 2006

    • cute, warm  drama
    • the cast is good
    • got old for me, though. i cant rewatch this
  • Which Star Are You From?
    Which Star Are You From?
    6.0

    Korean Drama - 2006

    • its kinda okay. i do like the leads. 
  • Koi no Chikara
    Koi no Chikara
    6.5

    Japanese Drama - 2002

  • Densha Otoko
    Densha Otoko
    6.0

    Japanese Drama - 2005

    • an example of a drama totally not for me, much as i understand its appeal
  • Cunning Single Lady
    Cunning Single Lady
    5.5

    Korean Drama - 2014

    • the leads are nice, have appeal together 
    •  but story flow was poor and writing kinda  average to poor
  • Cinderella Man
    Cinderella Man
    6.5

    Korean Drama - 2009

    • loved jung woo's supporting character
    • the cnderella part was kinda fun but again went into typical triangles 
    • cold have been really better but i did like the characters 
  • Mou Ichido Kimi ni, Propose
    Mou Ichido Kimi ni, Propose
    5.5

    Japanese Drama - 2012

  • Ojakgyo Brothers
    Ojakgyo Brothers
    5.5

    Korean Drama - 2011

    • i liked the oldest brother's story 
    • everything else kinda annoyed me. 
  • Nagareboshi
    Nagareboshi
    6.5

    Japanese Drama - 2010

  • Queen In Hyun's Man
    Queen In Hyun's Man
    6.5

    Korean Drama - 2012

    • appealing lead 
    • cute couple
    • story too much all over the place for me.
  • Horse Doctor
    Horse Doctor
    6.5

    Korean Drama - 2012

    • story with many themes - including a nice student-teacher relationship 
    • switch at birth, misunderstandings
    • i liked the main lead and his backstory
    • i really don't like the main actress much, she fails to convince me to her characters, i think her acting is too  flat and i find her voice annoying. 
  • Ip Man
    Ip Man
    6.0

    Hong Kong Drama - 2013

    • fun watch 
    • likeable ip man and secondary characters, particularly his mentors 
    • some eyrolling things though .  didnt like the woman or the second lead
    • meant to have a part 2?
  • When a Snail Falls in Love
    When a Snail Falls in Love
    6.0

    Chinese Drama - 2016

    • the plot is kinda forgettable and on the boring side
    • the pairing is very appealing though. i liked the characters and the cast. 
  • You're All Surrounded
    You're All Surrounded
    6.0

    Korean Drama - 2014

    • i remember the lead was too aggressive 
    • i did like the idea for the drama and possibly the bond with the leader
  • Tawipob
    Tawipob
    6.0

    Thai Drama - 2011

    • objectively, the actress is kindsa annoying and everything kind of bland but 
    • i really  liked the idea for this time travel and "i love this country" stances 
    • i find the main lead appealing
  • Mr. Back
    Mr. Back
    6.5

    Korean Drama - 2014

    • i liked the father and son 
    • romance wasnt interesting 
    • overall concept not a bad idea but it just didnt work, the story IS silly
  • Be With You
    Be With You
    5.0

    Taiwanese Drama - 2015

    • i REALLY wanted to like it, the leads are cute 
    • but it does go into unnecessary cliches and is draggy
    • i like the ost  theme and the two leads most - their ending is cute / even though really some things were simply  unnecessary. 
  • Madame Antoine
    Madame Antoine
    7.0

    Korean Drama - 2016

    • very interesting idea and i quite liked these two 
    • nice ending
    • story not strng enough though