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Temperature of Love ep 27 – 28 recap - Hyun Soo and Jung Sun walk together in the night air. She was startled that he cried. She asks if he is surprised that she wants to live together. “Do you want to live with me?” he asks, holding her hands in his. “I want to make you happy,” she replies. They get something to […]
Temperature of Love ep 25 – 26 recap - My apologies to cimiart fans for the delay – first, I was traveling this week and second, I started Poldark, a PBS Masterpiece Theater show that has swept me off my feet. In some ways, Poldark gives me the same feels that a good kdrama melodrama with excellent acting, a good story with twists, and […]
Temperature of Love ep 23 – 24 recap - Intense, switch-up, challenge. There are several awkward moments as everyone realizes Hyun Soo’s and Jung Sun’s families are both in the dining room at Good Soup. Hyun Soo asks her dad about the protocol for introductions and they muddle their way through. Since the mothers had a minor run-in in the bathroom, neither is very […]
Temperature of Love ep 21 – 22 recap - My title for this episode: Mushroom Tart Thank you, kdrama, for doing my thinking for me. I gave myself romantic intentions whiplash after hearing Jung Woo’s explanation to Jung Sun. Five years is a long time and I have to agree that it was Jung Woo and not Jung Sun who was by Hyun Soo’s […]
Temperature of Love ep 19 – 20 recap - All’s fair in love and war. Hyun Soo and Jung Sun aren’t in any hurry to leave the refrigerator locker. Later, they head up to his apartment where Jung Sun wraps Hyun Soo in a cozy blanket and makes a hot cup of tea. “Love is so interesting,” says Hyun Soo thoughtfully. She asks if […]
Temperature of Love ep 17 – 18 recap - Episode 17 Jung Sun and Hyun Soo walk down the hallway of the hotel. He playfully holds up their clasped hands for the CCTV. This time he wants to leave evidence. Jung Woo drives home alone. He thinks back on the conversations he and Jung Sun had about dating, the time five years ago when […]
Temperature of Love ep 15 – 16 recap - Episode 15 Jung Woo wants to comfort Hyun Soo who has just quit as the writer for “Unruly Detectives,” but as he touches her cheek she brushes away his hand. “You’re drawing lines even in this situation,” he says with a tinge of disappointment. All right, he just wants to make sure she won’t regret […]
Temperature of Love ep 13 – 14 recap - Episode 13 It’s hard for Jung Sun to deal with his parents. He always thought his mother was the most beautiful woman in the world. Looking back, he realizes that she always adjusted herself to his dad. His mother craves her son’s attention, but her behavior has turned him off from giving her affection a […]
Temperature of Love ep 11 – 12 recap - Episode 11 December 2012 With Hyun Soo in tears over realizing too late that the person she loves has slipped through her fingers, Jung Woo drives her home. What kind of situation is this? His plan to ask Hyun Soo to date him, no – stay by his side, couldn’t have gone worse. He was […]
Temperature of Love ep 9 – 10 recap - Episode 9 Filling in the story ~ 2012 Hong Ah learns that Hyun Soo has won the writer’s contest. Her jealousy rises to the surface. She calls Won Joon. She wants him to come to Seoul to hang out. He happily agrees. A few seconds late she calls him back and tells him he is […]
Temperature of Love ep 8 recap - 2017 Jung Woo has invested in the drama production industry just like he said. He arrives at the filming site after finding out about the disaster between the director and writer Hyun Soo and tries to smooth over the situation. But the director is unreasonable and shouts “Are you going to take her side?” “You […]
Temperature of Love ep 7 recap - Episode 7 Jung Sun calls Hyun Soo to share the good news about his internship with Alain Passard and wants to meet up. Hyun Soo wants to hide that she’s been crying and tells him not to pester her. But he shows up at her apartment anyway waving cheerfully. When she quotes an old idiom […]
Temperature of Love ep 5 – 6 recap - Episode 5 A look back at the night before reveals Jung Sun and Hyun Soo’s parting moments after spending the day in Beolgyo. Hyun Soo says goodnight and drops her keys as she fumbles to open the gate. She is flustered, not in a bad way, but happy and shy as she goes inside. Jung […]
Temperature of Love ep 3 – 4 recap - Jung Sun runs with Hyun Soo, but she doesn’t want to hold hands. He wonders why when she doesn’t even think of him as a man. He isn’t one to cling to someone who has rejected him he assures her. She tells him she likes that about  him. They are in the center of Yeouido […]
Temperature of Love ep 1 – 2 recap - Hi readers of cimiart and thank you for checking out my recaps of a new kdrama, Temperature of Love. Each episode is a short thirty minutes, so I plan on recapping two at a time. That’s four episodes a week – I hope I can keep up! Seo Hyun Jin has a long list of […]
My Father Is Strange recaps – behind the scenes -   As we bid a final farewell to the cast of My Father Is Strange – here are a few parting shots. We hate to see you go! Entertainment Weekly interviewed the cast at the filming of the last two episodes and at the after show cast party. With one last look at the highlights we […]
My Father Is Strange – ep 52 recap, Final - Aw, we’ve come to the end of My Father Is Strange, how will we part with such a wonderful family? As far as endings go, this one is tops! Thanks for following cimiart recaps for the past six months. I hope you enjoy the conclusion of what has become one of the more endearing kdramas […]
My Father Is Strange – ep 51 recap - Mi Young thinks she is going to surprise Joong Hee when he enters his apartment, but she is the one who gets the surprise of her life when his mother enters. With a look up and down his mother asks, “Who are you?” Joong Hee arrives a moment later and quickly assesses the situation, wincing […]
My Father Is Strange – ep 50 recap - Dad can’t believe that Lim Jong Hwa is willing to testify. It feels like a dream to him. He thanks Hye Young for all she has done to make this happen. But she warns Dad that this is only the beginning and they will have to see if a retrial is granted. If nothing else, […]
My Father Is Strange – ep 49 recap - “Jong Hwa?’ Dad asks twice. But the man in the hallway turns and leaves. “Let’s go,” Dad says to his family. Only Hye Young knows that it was, indeed, Mr. Lim Jong Hwa. Everyone waits for Dad and the others to return from court. They are all relieved at the probation sentence. Grandma is so […]
My Father Is Strange – ep 48 recap - Hye Young shows Mr. Lim the newest article mentioning Lee Yeon Seok. She tells him that’s her dad. Along with Byun Han Soo, the three men went to judo school together. Mr. Lim looks shocked. She continues that her father didn’t kill the student back then. She thinks he was the witness. Mr. Lim denies […]
My Father Is Strange – ep 47 recap - Mi Young runs to Dad’s side as he gets pelted with eggs by Joong Hee’s fans who have read the most recent article. Dad doesn’t want her to clean up or defend him. He understands how the fans must feel. The whole family is shocked when Dad walks in the house covered with garbage. They […]
My Father Is Strange – ep 46 recap - Joong Hee walks Mi Young home. “Sweet dreams. I’ll see you tomorrow,” he says. But Mi Young walks inside without saying anything, leans against the wall, and cries so hard she can barely breathe. His words, “I love you, Mi Young,” are painful for her to hear right now. The next morning, Mi Young avoids […]
My Father Is Strange – ep 45 recap - Hye Young introduces herself to the police officer at the station as Byun Han Soo’s attorney. But Dad doesn’t want a lawyer, especially his daughter. He will face the investigation alone. He’ll tell the truth and receive the punishment he deserves. Mom has told the other children the whole story. To say they are shocked […]