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amrita828

Italy

amrita828

Italy
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17 people found this review helpful

by amrita828

May 6, 2013
13 of 13 episodes seen
Completed 2
Overall 8.0
Story 9.0
Acting/Cast 8.0
Music 10.0
Rewatch Value 7.0
My feelings towards this drama are definitely mixed. Until a couple of episodes before the final I was ready to throw rational judgment out of the window and give it a 10, so enthralled I was by it. It had the best potential of all: the ability to create some unforgettable characters. And it truly managed to do so in the beginning, combining a good plot with some seriously beautiful moments, a good dose of weirdness which I'm partial to and great chemistry between the characters. However, as it sometimes happens with drama crushes, at some point my love deflated. I can't even pinpoint the main reason for this change of heart. It may be the fact that the more I neared the end of it, the more I predicted almost every turn, or because some details became repetitive - and in a drama whose episodes are so short, there's not so much time to lose on the nth flashback. Most likely, I had been waiting for a characters' arc which never truly came, leaving me with that unpleasant feeling you get when, after waiting for hours for an icecream, you finally start eating it and it falls on the floor. It is, however, a drama fully worth of the time spent on it. As I said, I watched the first 9 episodes with no interruption and a passion I had almost forgotten I possess. While the acting ability of all is not stellar, they certainly compensate with beautiful close-up shots and an amazing collective alchemy among the whole cast. The music is terrific and perfectly chosen for each scene. I suspect it is partly responsible for my blind love for this drama. I may rewatch this drama in the future. Not for the plot but for the pleasure of watching these young actors again.
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