Some older Joo Won variety show appearances, pre-2D1N. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. But soon the existence of a book of prophecy, which predicts the end of time travel comes to light. The drama was already on shaky footing from pretty early on, but everything really goes off the rails in the last few episodes. Dia digambarkan sebagai seorang detektif yang … Since The Good Doctor, which was adapted into a U.S. TV series of the same name, Joo Won has appeared in the 2017 k-drama My Sassy Girl and in the dramas Yongpalyi and Nail’s Cantabile. The drama is about a man and a woman who were separated by death. While trying to find the truth, he meets a woman who looks just like his mother, and they get involved with other time travelers from the future. In 2050, through the construction of Alice, humans can finally travel through time. While trying to find the truth, he meets a woman who looks just like his mother, and they get involved with other time travelers from the future. Story: It’s the year 2050 and time travel exists thanks to Alice, the mechanism through which the intriguing practice is made possible. While investigating a mysterious case, he realizes the existence of time travelers. Time travel will always inherently cause some loopholes though, it’s just a matter of how well a show can minimize that. If the first episode of Alice promises what’s yet to come, it will be a bumpy but exciting ride. Post was not sent - check your email addresses! K-drama star Joo Won is back on screens in new sci-fi drama series Alice. direct links to the original content. And it results in making things too complicated and not being able to pull everything together, lol. Joo Won is back from his military service and will be acting in his first drama since discharge. Multiple times I was left just wondering why on earth certain things happened because they led nowhere. All Rights Reserved, This is a BETA experience. 😀, We do both love our time travel stories 🙂 It is a really fun drama overall, it just requires major suspension of logic. Alice runs on the 28th of August, and will air every Friday and Saturday at 10pm KST. Now having said all of that, I did still enjoy Alice. I gave up at Ep 13 & have no regrets since. Yep, it was a time travel drama that was executed beautifully with thrills and suspense and it also made sense 🙂. Saat menyelidiki kasus misterius, ia menyadari keberadaan penjelajah waktu. He suffers with a condition that makes it difficult for him to feel emotions which has caused him and his mother some trouble. When she decided to stay in the past, Tae-yi stole a mysterious book that describes why time travel must end and there are those who will do anything to get it, including murder. Upcoming SBS sci-fi drama “Alice” (literal title) has released its first trailer! He’s the son of time traveler Yoon Tae-yi, played by Kim Hee-sun, but growing up he did not learn about his unique parentage. Now you all know me, I’m super forgiving of illogical stuff. The first episode of the new fantasy k-drama Alice is a kinetic roller coaster ride of tense action scenes and spiraling emotions. Joo Won is a South Korean actor. All rights reserved. I just kind of accept that since I love the genre so much. I will give it a miss now. When Jin-gyeom is an adult and a fearless police officer, it’s inevitable he will meet time travelers and one of them will look a lot like his long-lost self-sacrificing mother. Seperti yang dilansir dari Kpopmap, drama SBS ini menyuguhkan tentang melodrama perjalanan waktu dimana Joo Won dan Kim Hee Sun sebagai pemeran utama.. Alice bercerita tentang seorang pria dan seorang wanita yang harus dipisahkan karena kematian dan bertemu kembali di luar batas waktu dan dimensi. I'm a journalist fascinated by Korean drama and film. Things got pretty crazy with all sorts of random things being thrown into the story. Excerpts may be used provided that She meets Jin Gyum who is confused by her resemblance to his mother. Song Hye Kyo Considering Lead Role in “Now, We Are Breaking Up”, Best Korean Dramas of 2020 | Kdrama Kisses, 10 Korean Dramas You Need to Be Watching in December 2020, 10 Korean Dramas You Need to Be Watching in January 2020, Great Seducer (Tempted) Korean Drama Review, Park Shin Hye and Jo Seung Woo Feature in Action Packed First Trailer for “Sisyphus: The Myth”, Ahn Hyo Seop and Kim Yoo Jung Take Starring Roles in “Hong Chun Gi”, Seo In Guk, Park Bo Young, and Lee Soo Hyuk to Star in “One Day Destruction Came Through My Door”. Joo Won is a South Korean actor and singer. ( Log Out /  Park Jin-Gyeom (Joo Won) is a detective, who doesn't show emotions. Despite some massive flaws, it was a pretty fun ride. His lowered expression of emotions gave him a bit of a robotic quality. But a rumor based on a prophecy beings to spread about time travel coming to an end. I’m one of those who enjoyed 365: Repeat the Year. I honestly couldn’t. ... Log" as well. Lee Jung-hyun como Yang Hong-seob, um viajante do tempo que quebra uma importante regra de Alice (Ep. The new sci-fi action thriller, Alice, starring Joo Won and Kim Hee Sun is one of the hot drama topics that fans have been talking about since its premiere. 🤯😝 I’ve been hearing good things about Kairos though, which has some time-bendy elements, so I *might* try that one instead ðŸ˜. First, the positives. In this drama Alice is a name associated with time travel and the person who discovers the world is not what it seems is Park Jin-gyeom, played by Joo Won. Joo Won attempted to transform his acting by breaking down in SBS' Friday-Saturday drama "Alice" which ended on the 24th, into Park Jin-gyeom (Joo Won), a detective with innate apathy. The time travelers come to the present day from the future through a space called Alice. Copyright © 2020 by Kdrama Kisses EY & Citi On The Importance Of Resilience And Innovation, Impact 50: Investors Seeking Profit — And Pushing For Change, Michigan Economic Development Corporation With Forbes Insights, Every New Movie Coming To Netflix, Amazon, Hulu, HBO And Disney+ On Christmas Weekend, Taylor Swift Is Having A Much Better Week On The Canadian Hot 100 Than On The U.S. Since 2013, my stories on Korean media and culture have been published in the Los Angeles Review of Books. or any portion thereof may not be reproduced or used in any manner whatsoever without the express written permission of the author. Joo Won plays a character who must learn empathy in 'Alice.'. It was just a mess. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. Alice (Korean: 앨리스; RR: Aelliseu) is a South Korean science-fiction television series starring Kim Hee-sun and Joo Won. In the freshly released still, Joo Won can be seen at a shooting range, presumably as a detective. Is this person really his mother and has she been able to travel through time to protect him? Aktor tampan Joo Won menjadi pemain utama drama Korea Alice. 😊 His world is turned upside down when his mother is murdered, and he sets out to find her killer by becoming a detective. Yeah, Alice seemed to get a similar buzz in the early days like Kairos has. Still, the story was interesting, and I enjoyed it. Jin-gyeom lacks empathy, which causes his mother years of concern, but, fortunately, he is smart enough to become a person who realizes his actions have consequences. It just depends how much disbelief and logic flaws you can forgive as to how much you might enjoy this one. Drama “Alice” sedang menjadi perbincangan hangat akhir-akhir ini. Now the problems…and there are lots of them. Change ), You are commenting using your Google account. Change ), You are commenting using your Facebook account. It is described as "a human sci-fi drama about a magical time travel of a woman who resembles a dead woman and a man who lost his emotions". Plot Sinopsis Drama Korea Alice. Kim Hee-sun plays a time traveler in the drama Alice. He will be starring in the new Korean drama Alice alongside Kim Hee Sun (Room No. Then the biggest problem is that the mechanics of the time travel story were a complete mess. Drakor melodrama ini mengisahkan tentang Hotel Alice sebagai tempat para penjelajah waktu tinggal tepat sebelum mereka kembali ke masa lalu. The time travel stuffs were also senseful. I always enjoy coming up with ways to make time travel stories make as much sense as possible. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. But the drama was so messy, particularly towards the end, that it definitely had an overall effect because it was glaringly obvious that the show didn’t have a solid grasp on what it was doing. I did find Jin Gyum to be a pretty bland character. You may opt-out by. Cast: Kim Hee Seon,Joo Won,Choi Won Young,Lee Da In Broadcaster: SBS Genre: Romantic Comedy,Fantasy. Time travel, it seems, has serious consequences that might make it a bad idea, but there are those who don’t want the world to know those consequences exist. Seperti dilansir situs Koreaboo, drakor ini berhasil menempati rating pertama di slot tayangnya menggantikan Backstreet Rookie. Hopefully, if you give it a go, going in prepared may help 🙂. Everything was already on thin ice up until that point, and then everything just went completely nuts after that! Hmm, that really is disappointing😔 I had hoped to cover this one in Korean month on my blog, but seeing this review I’m moving that one down a few spaces. I think most people will be very disappointed with how things play out in the end. There were a couple of other more minor issues too. It’s thrilling and mysterious and super interesting. And this was really such a shame because the core story and the big reveals at the end were very good. The mystery was so intriguing and woven within time travel, and I thought for sure that it wouldn’t be able to explain everything, but it did remarkably well for a show heavily focused on time travel 🙂. Since 2013, my stories on Korean media and culture have been published in the Los Angeles Review of Books, Kultscene, Macg Productions, The Independent, Bust, Hello Giggles and Mental Floss. In that drama Joo Won played a gifted surgeon with Asperger’s Syndrome. It was great to see Joo Won again too. Joo Won (My Sassy Girl) has finally confirmed his first post-military drama. ( Log Out /  It seemed completely lost as to how everything worked as it constantly introduced new rules that frequently didn’t make sense and then threw them out the window. What Time Is ‘Wonder Woman 1984’ On HBO Max? While investigating a mysterious case, he realizes the existence of time travelers. Adalah Park Jin-Gyeom (diperankan oleh Joo Won) adalah seorang detektif, yang tidak menunjukkan emosinya. This year she also had a cameo in the TV production of Drama Stage, My Husband Has Kim Hee Sun, playing herself in a  cameo. SBS’s sci-fi series “Alice,” starring A-list actors Joo Won and Kim Hee-sun, was the most watched program in the 10-11 p.m. prime timeslot on Saturday. 😆 Now I’m glad I didn’t jump in when everyone was raving about this one.. He also played such detachment to good effect in the 2013 drama The Good Doctor. The time travelers come to the present day from the future through a space called Alice. Once Jin-gyeom falls down the rabbit hole, it may be hard to know who to trust. Kim Hee Sun is Yoon Tae Yi who is a physics professor. That said, there’s still enough in your review for this that makes me want to see it eventually, so you can be sure I will at some point cover it😊 Great post as always! Of course with its time elements, that one’s a must watch for me too 🙂, HAHA! Change ). It aired on SBS from August 28 to October 24, 2020, every Friday and Saturday at 22:00 (KST) time slot. Terlepas dari pencapaian drakor terbaru itu, seluruhnya tak lepas dari akting si pemeran … She sacrifices everything for her son, who turns out to have some developmental issues, perhaps as a result of his mom time traveling when she was first pregnant. I am a journalist fascinated by Korean drama and film. These were played up a fair amount, and it was just kind of weird. I really wanted to watch this one. Kim, who plays Tae-yi with conviction and passion, was last seen on the small screen in the 2018 fantasy drama Room No. They wrote Alice as the Korean version of Dark 100%. It is a lot of fun with an great concept. 2) Produção. This is becoming a drama trend! credit is given to Kdrama Kisses (kdramakisses.com) with clear and Not sure anymore after reading your review. He slowly begins to recognize that others have feelings and why those feelings matter. I described the time/multiverse elements of TKEM as a hot mess, but honestly, Alice makes TKEM look like a work of art in that department 😂 Alice was fantastic in concept and its core story, it just tried to do way too much and got itself lost in a mess it couldn’t get out of. The most important things to me in a drama are an engaging story, interesting characters, and good pacing. Trying to understand TKEM is still quite recent in my memory, heh. It has an interesting story presented right from the get go that makes you curious to know how time travel works, what the time travelers are trying to do, and the mystery behind it all. He is best known for starring in "King of Baking, Kim Tak Goo", "Ojakgyo Family", "Bridal Mask", "Good Doctor", "Naeil's Cantabile" and "Yong Pal". His last film was Fatal Intuition in 2015. ( Log Out /  Oleh sebab kematian, seorang pria dan wanita menjadi terpisah selamanya, tetapi mereka bisa bertemu lagi. There’s still time for Kairos to become a hot mess, if it so desires..! In this drama Alice is a name associated with time travel and the person who discovers the world is not what it seems is Park Jin-gyeom, played by Joo Won. It’s a pity because I really like Joo Won and wanted to check this one out. The concept was fantastic. TEMPO.CO, Jakarta - Drama Korea Alice yang perdana tayang pada 28 Agustus 2020. Sign up to receive updates of kdrama reviews, trailers, casting news, and more! Tae-yi chose to have her child in 1997, while on a mission from 2050, rather than risk exposing him to the side effects of the time travel required for her return. He was discharged in February 2019 and fans have been eagerly waiting for his 2020 drama "Alice". Episode perdananya tayang pada tanggal 28 Agustus dan berhasil meraih rating yang memuaskan. Anything involving time travel always gets my attention, so Alice was a must watch for me. Some dramas do better than others at pulling everything together. Catch Joo Won and Kim Hee Sun in Alice on Viu Premium with english subs, every Sat & Sun, just 8 hours after Korea’s telecast! Park Jin-Gyeom (Joo Won) is a detective, who doesn’t show emotions. Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. It tried to do too much which resulted in chaos. Email. I watched the drama 365: Repeat the Year earlier this year, and it did really well with actually making the time travel and the mystery make sense. Joo Won, who turns 33 on September 30 – in Korean ages anyway – has shown his immense versatility in various ways throughout his K-drama career , from being a singer to a … "Alice" is a fantasy melodrama with the theme of time travel. It was something, lol 😂, Pingback: Best Korean Dramas of 2020 | Kdrama Kisses. The ending also made no sense, and even I was left struggling to try to figure out a way to logically explain how everything happened. ( Log Out /  You never know, you might still enjoy it. There’s also this sort of weird relationship between Jin Gyum and Tae Yi. 9) and Kwak Shi-yang (Welcome 2 Life).. Edition. Some of my drama blogs appear on the That Only Happens In Kdramas FB page. He’s the son of time … Este é o primeiro papel de ator Joo Won desde que ele foi dispensado do serviço militar obrigatório em 5 de fevereiro de 2019. Alice is a sci-fi drama about a detective (Joo Won) who struggles with feeling emotions that discovers that his mother (Kim Hee Sun) who was murdered was a time traveler. Time travel AND multi-universes?? Park Jin-Gyeom struggles to prevent negative things happening through Alice. © 2020 Forbes Media LLC. Of course, Jin Gyum always looks at her in relation to his mother. He does get more of a chance to shine in the latter third though. [6] As an avid lover of time travel stories, most of them do unravel a bit towards the end. 9, the 2017 drama The Lady in Dignity and the 2015 drama Angry Mom. I also have a big love for time travel stories which pretty much always have loopholes because it’s just the nature of the genre. The broadcast changes were made to accommodate the Korean national holiday Chuseok, which is Thanksgiving day for the country. Film yang diperankan Joo Won ini tengah mendapat banyak respon positif dari para penggemar. Joo-won and Kim Hee-sun unravel time in new teaser for Alice by tccolb. Joo Won menjadi salah satu pemeran utama bersama dengan aktris Kim Hee Seon. Terjadi sebuah peristiwa di mana seorang pria dan wanita menjadi terpisah selamanya karena kematian, namun mereka bertemu lagi seperti adanya keajaiban. Joo Won plays Park Jin Gyum. Seperti magic. If this show can make TKEM’s world-building look like a work of art, I think my answer is clearer than ever, in terms of whether to try this one! It is also Joo Woon’s first drama job after leaving Korean military service on February 5, so fans around the world are excited to see the beloved actor again. But Alice really felt like it had no idea what it was doing in the end. The high-wire tension of the first episode includes not only a stunning car chase, some heroic life-saving attempts, and several fight scenes; it also encapsulate’s Jin-gyeom’s first few decades as he tries to find his place in the world and his mother struggles to protect him. Everyone remembers the first time they were kissed by a kdrama! As you know I also love timetravel stories, but I’m not a fan when there’s so many things that really don’t make sense. Alice adalah drama Korea mendatang yang akan dibintangi oleh Joo Won dan Kim Hee Seon. For three years I worked as a writer and editor at KPopStarz, a popular K-pop and kdrama news site and appeared on three KCON panels discussing drama trends. This website Actor Joo Won proved his great potential and achieved a successful ending to a drama. I’ve been hearing good things about Kairos too. Haha, you bailed at just the right time. This made a character with a really interesting back story and purpose feel kind of lackluster for a long while. 'Alice', the time travel-themed K-Drama might have left fans confused with its theory behind how time travel in their world works, but it is still disappointing to see that no episodes of the show will air this week on SBS. Thankfully, I realized early on that you really just kind of have to go with a show like this and not take it too seriously. I am a journalist fascinated by Korean drama and film. He previously acted in popular dramas such as "Bridal Mask" (2012), "Good Doctor" (2013), and "Yong Pal" (2015). SBS's sci-fi series "Alice," starring A-list actors Joo Won and Kim Hee-sun, was the most watched program in the 10-11 p.m. prime timeslot on Saturday. The only thing I liked was that dragonfly drone they used 🙂 Everything else was stretching it too thin, afraid. All of the craziness at least gave him the opportunity to do more with the character. Learn how your comment data is processed. Kim Tak Gu, King of Baking Cast on Happy Together [2010]. Its latest episode scored 10 percent viewership in the metropolitan area, according to Nielsen Korea, a research and data analytics company. We round out the main cast with Yoo Min Hyuk (Kwak Shi Yang) as a time traveler who works for Alice and Kim Do Yeon (Lee Da In) who is a reporter that has been close to Jin Gyum since they were teenagers. Alice is a time travel / parallel world drama, very loosely inspired by the classic story Alice In Wonderland, about a police detective named Park Jin Gyeom (Joo Won) who has long been searching for his mother’s murderer; even ten years after it occurred he is still on the case. ‘The Voice Of Christmas’ Johnny Mathis On Singing Christmas Songs And The Role Of Holiday Music In 2020, Lil Pump Disses Eminem On Instagram, Gets Reminded That Eminem Has Way More Fans Than Him, BTS’s ‘Map Of The Soul: 7’ Is The Only 2020 Pop Album To Go RIAA Platinum, Yet Again, Nicki Minaj And Taylor Swift Swap The Honor Of Being The Woman With The Most Hot 100 Hits Of All Time, As ‘Wonder Woman 1984’ Finally Arrives: The 10 Best Comic Book Superhero Sequels, How The Queen’s Gambit Brought Sexy Back To Chess, How Nicolas Cage And Gary Oldman Inspired Nat Wolff In Stephen King Adaptation, ‘The Stand’. His fans have been waiting since his last drama "My Sassy Girl" (2017). 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