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[Drama] Dream High: Final Thoughts

I realized one thing after watching a drama episode on TV and reading the recap afterwards: there are scenes (crucial or not) that were cruelly cut off by the TV channel. At times commercials barged in abruptly and choppily, but never thought they’d further reduce the on-air time. Did they do this to previously broadcasted dramas as well? Soo…I felt betrayed not to watch (for example) Pil-sook’s going back-and-forth over Jason’s phone or some of Jin-man’s airheaded acts. I don’t know what makes them cut out certain parts of an episode – how to decide what gets cut or not? – since each and every one of it makes up the drama as a whole. Continue reading “[Drama] Dream High: Final Thoughts”

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Dream High: First-half Impression

“Your drama has a long way to go before it’s over. So don’t force yourself to go quickly. 
If you go slowly, you can see a lot more, in more detail, than the people who go quickly.
 If you ask me who would grow more between those two, I’d say it’s the one who goes slowly and sees a lot.”
~ Kang Oh-hyuk; DREAM HIGH (K-drama) Episode 8 ~

Are you sure he’s not talking directly at me? He got me right there. Continue reading “Dream High: First-half Impression”