Sunnyelf's blog review of Asian Dramas and Movies.
This blog is a personal labor of love in a constant flux of improvement.
One * = Didn't like it, Don't recommend. Two ** = Typical. Worth seeing at least once. Three *** = I enjoyed it! Worth seeing more then once. Four **** = It's great! Add it to your all-time favorites list! Five ***** = Epic! Highly Recommended. A totally memorable drama/film.
Saturday, December 22, 2012
My Dear Desperado
Gangster Lover/ My Dear Desperado/ 내 깡패 같은 애인/ Nae Kkangpae Kateun Aein ** (Korean)
Park Joong-Hoon as Oh Dong-Chul
A woman, loses her job to bankruptcy, and is forced to downsize her living, to raman and a tiny basement apartment. Then, amidst her struggle to win another worthy job, she meets her upstairs neighbor. The guy upstairs is a small-time aging gangster who is starting to realize his time spent behind bars was a waste. He begins to see others just starting down the path he knew all to well. As the girl tries for a worthy job interview, he helps out, hoping to push others onto a different road from the one he took.
You can also find:
(Lee Se-Jin) Jung Yu-Mi -in- I Need Romance 2
(Jung-Seo) Park Won-Sang -in- Art of Fighting, Innocent Steps, For the Sake of Son
(ex-cop Park) Jeong In-Gi -in- The Secret Reunion, The Perfect Couple, Innocent Steps, Flower Boy Ramen Shop, Secret Garden
(Jae-Young) Kwon Yool/Kwon Se-In -in- My Fair Lady, Lie to Me
(gang-boss Kim) Jeong Woo-Hyeok -in- My Girlfriend is an Agent
(Se-Jin's dad) Min Kyeong-Jin -in- Castaway on the Moon, Lost and Found
(male employee from bankrupt company) Kim Gun -in- Secret Garden, The City Hall
(room salon woman) Kim Ji-Young II -in- Vampire Cop Ricky, Love in Magic
(real estate agent) Lee Sang-Hee -in- Hello Ghost, Secret Agent Miss Oh
(nurse) Lee Chae-Eun -in- Three Fathers, One Mother
(last interviewer) Lee Joon-Hyuk -in- Scandal Makers