Day: January 24, 2017

Foreign Drama -One More Happy Ending

One More Happy Ending 16 episodes 2016 Jang Na Ra is a wonderful, endearing actress that always steals my heart each time I see her on the screen.  There is something about her face that leaves you feeling she is precious.  I adore her. This is the second time I’ve watched her.  The first drama was Fated To Love You and oh how I loved that drama.  She is also in Mr. Baek, School 2013 and will be in Housewife Detectives in 2017. Jung Kyoung Ho is not one of my favorite actors, but he always reminds me how much I like him each time he appears before me.  The first time was in Fall in Love with Sung Jung.  I guess he was in Because It’s the First Time but I don’t remember him.  I’m currently watching him in Missing Nine.  I’ve only watched one episode so far, so don’t ask me what I think. Kwon Yool is new for me.  I wasn’t in love with him but he had some good scenes.  Apparently, he was …

Foreign Drama -The Wave

The Wave 105 minutes 2015 Norwegian Film They say this film won an Academy Award for Best Foreign Film even though it wasn’t nominated.  I don’t know how that happened. I loved this movie.  If you like catastrophe movies, like me, this is one to see.  I wouldn’t say it has the hefty detail of some American made movies, but it was well done and entertaining for its genre. The movie is actually based on truth.  In Norway, most of the area is mountainous and rocky.  Rock slides happen like we watch for tornadoes.  They have to monitored like an earthquake and centers are dotted throughout the land to monitor this movement.  When a rock slide happens these massive stones fall into the lakes around them and can cause a tsunami. Kristoffer Joner plays the scientist that first warns of the danger from current readings.  He could be handsome cleaned up but in this movie he looks pretty rough.  Although, he does a wonderful job. He is most well known for his work in Villmark and …