Tag Archives: To The Beautiful You

Crossdressing

Crossdressing is one the most used themes in K-dramas. The dramaland is filled with mostly the following varieties of TV shows: rom-coms, melodrama, family, sageuks and thrillers. Romantic comedy is one of the most loved genres, be it locally or internationally and Korean TV industry makes rom-coms like nobody’s business. And that makes crossdressing a very suitable and sure-shot topic to use as it is accompanied by lots of options to further encapsulate various arcs in the plot: comedy and funny shenanigans, romance, angst, melo. Of course, the setting of a girl dressed as a boy (which is in most of the Continue reading

Let’s Go To School !!!

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High Schools have always been one of my favorite subjects in dramas and movies. It has a scope for exploration of many escapades and themes like comedy, romance, drama, sarcasm, thoughtful interpretations, friendships, dilemmas, teenage angst, etc. There is a nostalgic feel attached to it as well. High school has characters who are in a quandary regarding so many issues. And most of all, we can relate to them easily as all of us have gone through or are in that stage, which is a very delicate phase of life. Continue reading