If I had not seen Pretty Noona Who Buys Me Food (or Something In The Rain), I would have been excited for the premiere of MBC’s new romance One Spring Night. It comes from the same PD (Ahn Pan Suk — his other shows include acclaimed Heard It Through the Grapevine, Secret Love Affair and The Wife’s Credentials) and writer team. I liked the first few episodes of the Continue reading →
The first thing that I noticed when I started Pretty Noona Who Buys Me Food (also, Something In The Rain) was its look: subtle, washed with muted colours, soft. There is a distinct old school vibe in the execution. I’m glad the show maintained this to the end, albeit a few exceptions. It’s a drama that will surely make one swoon and also make one annoyed. And yes, it successfully transports us to a rainy, misty season, giving a ‘lazy, lying in bed and listening to radio’ feel which I really loved.