Category: CJK dramas and films

Runaway: Plan B


Bi / Rain as Ji Woo
Lee Na Young as Jin Yi / Jini K.
Lee Jung Jin as Chief Detective Do Soo
Yoon Jin Seo as Detective Yoon So Ran
Daniel Henney as Kai

I didn’t plan on watching Runaway at first, thinking it couldn’t possibly be that good if the ratings are going downhill every week, and the earlier hype put me off a little.  I’ve only ever seen one other Rain drama (Full House, in case you’re wondering which one) and despite its popularity and ability to keep me interested enough to carry on watching to the end it didn’t wow me away.

Then a lull came in my drama watching schedule and I thought to myself why not, it would make a change to watch an action drama.

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I didn’t want to leave 2010 behind without a mention to one of the better Korean dramas of the year.  Compared to some of the dramas broadcasted towards the end of 2010 this series was a little gem.

Chosun police 3 poster

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One of my all time favourite Anita Mui songs from the Hong Kong film A better tomorrow III.

Time has made me forget what the A better tomorrow trilogy was all about and though I remember this song I didn’t remember it being from a particular film until recently. Though it’s sad to think I’ve lost a part of my memories, but it can’t be compared to the sadness of realising that this was the last song Anita sung at her last concert (Anita Classic Moment Live, 2003) before she passed away in December 2003.

I don’t think I would ever forget Anita Mui, the defiant singer, the first Chinese female singer to explore outside the boundaries of ‘acceptable’ Cantopop, ignoring the authorities, being compared to Madonna (although I would heavily debate this comparison) and whose many songs I have fond memories of screeching together with my younger sisters as we grew up.

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I couldn’t possibly add my favourite song from Unubore Deka without adding the hero’s dance from the drama.

More Nagase dance videos

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