My all time hits - keepers

Bladey Nov 19, 2018
  • Reply 1988
    Reply 1988
    10

    Korean Drama - 2015

    • nostalgia 
    • great bonds between everyone , warmth 
    • father-son story - touching 
    • less focus on the silly guess the husband game and more on what it should be about - bonds
  • Signal
    Signal
    10

    Korean Drama - 2016

    • drama that worked on every level: story, characters, music. there was a bit of a VERY strong love bond and loyalty going on too - i loved that. There's mentorship/friendship, also shows how changing the past can alter things that were not meant to be altered- this is an awesome drama.  It's a very story rich exerience that isn;t likely to ever get old, great characters. 
    • pitch perfect mix of procedural, drama, some mystery 
    • great, memorable characters 
    • story is told in past and present, with central character binding it all being lee jae han 
  • Goblin
    Goblin
    9.5

    Korean Drama - 2016

    • romantic fairy tale drama 
    • loved goblin and eun tak ; bittersweet secondary couple
    • high rewatch priority! i love goblin and eun tak so much
  • The King of Dramas
    The King of Dramas
    10

    Korean Drama - 2012

    • the story has the right mood, the right ideas and good drama. 
    • good, charismatic main character Anthony, great ending
    • the side couple is interesting because it;s also a drama within a drama
  • The Spring Day of My Life
    The Spring Day of My Life
    9.0

    Korean Drama - 2014

    •  the leads. they are just pure love done right
    • its a really lovely drama about giving new hope and joy
  • Bpoop Phaeh Saniwaat
    Bpoop Phaeh Saniwaat
    8.5

    Thai Drama - 2018

    • destiny love - soul mates through time, absolutely lovely 
    • love the otp here. STRONG otp. 
    • lovely ost, 
    • ovely cast
    • much historical detial, packed with content to look back on. love it. 
  • Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo
    Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo
    9.0

    Korean Drama - 2016

    • Lee Joong Ki and Kang Ha Neul 
    • some lovely visuals
    • for a Korean drama, I consider this original and interesting
  • Life is Beautiful
    Life is Beautiful
    10

    Korean Drama - 2010

    • writing is beautiful, characters very dear to me, especially the parents and the rich woman with the uncle; this drama is absolutely beautiful
    • beautifully written fanily story
    • great parents at the heart of the show 
    • compelling side couples
  • Seo Yeong, My Daughter
    Seo Yeong, My Daughter
    9.0

    Korean Drama - 2012

    I love the overall effect of the story - forgiveness, letting go of pride - for what is pride when  love is more precious?  
    Lee Sang wo and Haejong are my favourites. 

  • Tomorrow With You
    Tomorrow With You
    9.0

    Korean Drama - 2017

    • slow burner but a thoughtful drama focused on character emotions and motivations and exploring the idea of fate - can it be changed? too many variables you can't control though
    • is it important to worry so much about tomorrow? nt everything can be done tomorrow. Some things can only be done today
    • moond and vsuals great; thoughtful storytelling 
    • Great three main characters: Lee Je Hoon's, Shin Min Ah's and the "Mister" 
  • Beethoven Virus
    Beethoven Virus
    10

    Korean Drama - 2008

    • unforgettalble main character and overall feel 
  • Five Enough
    Five Enough
    8.5

    Korean Drama - 2016

  • Prison Playbook
    Prison Playbook
    9.0

    Korean Drama - 2017

    Great characters, friendship, lots of thoughtfulness 

  • Reply 1994
    Reply 1994
    9.0

    Korean Drama - 2013

    • love thrash
    • the only minus is that they really did prolong the guessing game too mch and focused on it too much when it could have been better with more focus on bonds, like r.1988. 
    • side couple
    • warm. goes back to 1990s  - good mood , good vibes 
  • Chicago Typewriter
    Chicago Typewriter
    8.5

    Korean Drama - 2017

    • concept 
    • good characters; enjoyed the storytelling
  • Jumong
    Jumong
    9.0

    Korean Drama - 2006

    • jumong is a very epic  drama with many arcs and great characters. 
    • the drama was story-rich, with a great dark horse-type protagonist who always astounded everyone with his skills. 
    • loved Hae Mo Su.
  • Ryoma Den
    Ryoma Den
    9.5

    Japanese Drama - 2010

  • JIN
    JIN
    10

    Japanese Drama - 2009

  • Tonbi
    Tonbi
    10

    Japanese Drama - 2013

  • Suna no Utsuwa
    Suna no Utsuwa
    9.5

    Japanese Drama - 2004

  • Bitter Blood
    Bitter Blood
    9.0

    Japanese Drama - 2014

  • Tenno no Ryoriban
    Tenno no Ryoriban
    10

    Japanese Drama - 2015

  • Date - Koi to wa Donna Mono Kashira
    Date - Koi to wa Donna Mono Kashira
    10

    Japanese Drama - 2015

  • Family's Form
    Family's Form
    9.5

    Japanese Drama - 2016

  • Hotaru no Hikari 2
    Hotaru no Hikari 2
    8.0

    Japanese Drama - 2010

  • Good Luck!!
    Good Luck!!
    9.0

    Japanese Drama - 2003

  • Last Christmas
    Last Christmas
    8.5

    Japanese Drama - 2004