About 500 years ago during the time of Chosun Dynasty, Korea boasted a rigidly hierarchical and male dominated social structure. Set in this period, “Jewel in the Palace” is based on a true story about a legendary girl (Jang-Geum) who became the first woman to be the supreme royal physician of her times. Despite her poor condition as a low class girl in the male dominated society, Jang-Geum overcame a series of social discrimination and landed herself as a royal cook, later becoming the royal physician, then ultimately the physician in charge of the king. She was even given by the king the title “The Great Jang-Geum”. The story of her checkered life on her success and breakdown as well as her love story beautifully unfold. “Jewel in the Palace” is sure to touch your heart.
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Something that’s right in front of your eyes is sometimes the hardest for you to see. Jang Ha Na (Ha Ji Won) and Choi Won (Lee Jin Wook) have been lifelong friends. Through thick and thin, they’ve been through many things together in the nearly 20 years of friendship, including relationships that each has had with other people. Approaching her 30th birthday, Ha Na receives an email from Won that jokes about the “symptoms of premature aging.” Angry about the widely held belief that men are like grapes that turn into a fine bottle of wine as they age while women are like grapes that shrivel up into raisins, Ha Na makes a bet with Won that she can get married first before they turn 35. Will Ha Na and Won be able to find their true loves or have they been blind to what’s been there all along? “The Time I’ve Loved You (aka The Time We Were Not in Love)” is a 2015 Korean dramas directed by Jo Soo Won. It is a remake of the popular 2011 Taiwanese drama “In Time With You.”
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All different personalities come together in the police department’s Special Crime Investigation Team. Lee Hyun (Seo In Guk) is a genius criminal profiler with a degree in criminal psychology whose tongue is as sharp as his wit. He is forced to work with fellow colleague Cha Ji An (Jang Na Ra), an elite detective who has an ulterior motive for being in her profession and becoming a member of the team. Can the two different investigators learn to work together as they go after dangerous criminals? “I Remember You” is a 2015 South Korean drama series.
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Jung Duk In was a former detective who resigned after her son died. She then opens a food stall in front of her son’s school to preserves the memory of him and to protects the other students. Along the way she will struggle to forgive people who were responsible for her son’s death.
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The heat is on in Investigation 5, an undercover police unit specializing in thwarting violent crimes. Led by Superintendent Jang Moon Won (Park Sung Woong), this team of young and elite officers, including Cha Gun Woo (Kim Bum), Jang Min Joo (Yoon So Yi), and Choi Tae Pyung (Lee Won Jong), assume new identities and infiltrate dangerous crime syndicates. With only their wits and poker faces at their disposal, can the team complete their missions without blowing their covers in hostile territory?