Drama Review: When a Snail Falls in Love

Crime may have no borders, but justice can be found by crossing them. The recent C-drama When a Snail Falls in Love illustrates this in chilling detail in its travel through the sprawling cities of China and jungles of Myanmar. This high stakes drama combines mystery, police work, and a nice

Drama Review: 3 Lives, 3 Worlds, 10 Miles of Peach Blossoms

It’s not often that a book receives the preferential treatment of both an upcoming film and movie, like TangQi GongZi’s 3 Lives, 3 Worlds, 10 Miles of Peach Blossoms (三生三世十里桃花).  So the hype and anticipation for both these adaptations would be incomparable to many others to be released in 2017. 

First Impressions: Strong Woman Do Bong Soon

Main Cast: Park Bo Young as Do Bong Soon Park Hyung Sik as Minhyuk Ji Soo as Detective Gook Doo Sypnosis: Strong Woman Do Bong Soon is based on a story about a woman who was born with superhuman like strength. Bong Soon's strength was passed down from the women in her family tree. Her

Movie Review: Raymond Yip’s Cook Up A Storm

Cook Up A Storm

Cook Up A Storm is a Lunar New Year comedy, inspired by Nicholas Tse's own TV Show 'Chef Nic'. Released a little late into the season, it features a Chinese-Korean ensemble cast with familiar faces to both fans of Hong Kong film productions as well as K-Pop fans. But with a premise as cut-and-dried as it sounds, it's

Drama Review: Perfect Sense, Sooyoung’s Beaming Effect

Perfect Sense title Sooyoung

If you follow Girls' Generation and Sooyoung closely, you're probably thinking… wasn’t this drama released almost a year ago? We have dozens of other newer, more recent dramas to discuss, so why review this one now? Yes, it’s pretty old. But the heart of Perfect Sense remain important to its lead actress long past its

Original vs. Remake: Bu Bu Jing Xin and Moon Lovers

In 2011, time-traveling dramas became a trend in China, after the releases of Gong and Bu Bu Jing Xin.  Both controversially and arguably based on the same novel by Tong Hua, titled Bu Bu Jing Xin.  When South Korean director Kim Kyu Tae, known for It’s Okay It’s Love and

Get Excited: Upcoming Dramas

AFTER an impressive year in drama land, the excitement does not stop at the pointy end of 2016 and early 2017. Some of the most talented Hallyu stars, young guns and promising idols will return to the small screen with a variety of interesting scripts. OH!Press picks out four dramas to look