Shim Jung-woo is a Confucian scholar who scored the highest on the civil service exams. The king would been pleased if he could put this young man’s intellect and skills to good use. But the leader of a corrupt political party, his father, arranged for him to be married to the princess. On the wedding day, the princess drops dead right after he bows. He became a widower before he could even consummate the marriage.
“A Model Family” is about Park Dong-Ha, an ordinary man who could be described as a “model citizen”. But that’s only because he has never been in trouble with the law. He has never even had a traffic ticket.
Strong Girl Bong-Soon gets hired to work as a bodyguard for the president of a gaming company. Her boss runs his own company but he is also a chaebol heir. His father wants him to be the successor to the family business, even though he has older brothers. He starts receiving threats and Bong-Soon’s job is not only to physically protect him, but help him uncover who is threatening him.
“The Deal” immediately introduces the 3 main characters in Episode 1: Lee Joon-Sung, Song Jae-Hyo, and Park Min-Woo all went to high school together.
“Behind Your Touch” is a delightful comedy that mixes in elements of Romance and Crime and Mystery. Episode 1 introduces Doctor Bong Ye-Bun, the main female character. She runs an animal hospital where she prefers to treat dogs and cats. The problem is that she lives in a country village called Mujin where there are farmers with cows and they need her to treat their livestock.
“Miraculous Brothers” begins with a young man being chased. Some people are chasing after a young man and he is running for his life. The night is dark, it’s raining, and just as lightning strikes he runs into the street and gets hit by a car. The driver of the car takes him to a hospital where he is pronounced dead. While in the hospital ER, the driver hears someone calling “Brother!” Cautiously, he approaches the bed where the young man is lying dead from his injuries. When he leans in closely, without realizing it, his breath goes into the young man’s nostrils and his eyes open. HE’S ALIVE!! It’s a MIRACLE
Do you know what a Pinocchio is? If you don’t know, this Korean drama series will teach you something new. Supposedly for some people, when they tell a lie, they experience what’s called The Pinocchio Effect. “According to Science Daily, whenever someone tells lies, the temperature around their nose and in the orbital muscle in the inner corner of their eye will increase.” (Quote Source)
He is Psychometric is about a person who is psychometric, i.e. he has the ability to analyze a person or an object by touching them and can see the past. Such a gift comes in handy for police detectives and prosecutors who are trying to solve crimes. Lee Ahn has this gift, although he wonders why he has “the ability to read peoples’ pasts”. Logically … ??? … “Isn’t seeing the future better?” When he was about 8 years old, he realized he was able to touch a person or an object and see the past. As a child, it frightened him, but as he got older he began to accept that this ability might be a good thing.
Prosecutor Hwang Si-mok had brain surgery as a child and as a result of the surgery, he can not feel empathy. His colleagues and superiors find him hard to read and figure out his true intentions because his face is usually expressionless. One might think he was ambitious and out to make a name for himself. But ambition has nothing to do with it. When he is assigned a case, he objectively investigates, gathers evidence, methodically solves the crime, and brings the criminals to justice. Isn’t that what a prosecutor is supposed to do?
Kim Seon-ju, the CEO of Silver Lining, joined hands with the Bumyoung Group to manufacture and sell its self-driving car. During the beta testing phase, the CEO discovers a fatal flaw in the technology. It’s deadly! Though the driving program is set to run on a specific course, through deep learning the artificial intelligence component could “make a decision” to change the course. That change could result in a tragic car accident.
Most people assume that their souls are like a vapor or a ghostly apparition. They imagine that the apparition would look the same as your physical appearance. Otherwise, how would you recognize yourself?
Hae Jun (played by Kim Dong Wook, “Along With the Gods”) works as an anchorman at a news station. One day he drives his car into a tunnel and finds an abandoned car. At least …??? It looked like a car. It was actually a time machine. He did what anybody else would do if they found a time machine. He got inside and tested it to see if he would really travel through time. First, he went to the future and then he went to the past. It was a blast!