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

First Impressions: Love O2O (Just One Smile is Very Alluring)

  The highly anticipated 微微一笑很倾城, Love O2O, starring Yang Yang and Zheng Shuang, finally started airing last week.  I’m going to get this out of the way at the beginning; the official English title is Love Online to Offline, without the abbreviations, but I think it’s horrible and so I will

Drama Review: Female Employees of a Game Company

Korean Name: 게임회사 여직원들 Genre: Slice of life, romantic comedy Channel: N/A Number of Episodes: 11 episodes Episode Length: 7 to 8 minutes Recommended For: Gamers or cosplayers, lovers of rom-coms and workplace drama NOT Recommended For: People looking for a serious or action filled story 5987