Still, it became a more enjoyable show once I dropped my initial expectation over what the show woulda-coulda-shoulda been, although that line of thinking still drives me up a wall because this drama should have been better! I wish the series had managed to explore more of their perceived rank differences, because there seems to be a whole area of unmined conflict there. Thus their relationship is rooted in something deeper than others suspect on the surface, but it remains believable. Create a free website or blog at WordPress. Goong S aka Palace S was possibly one of It seems the acting is the main area of criticism, given the very inexperienced young cast. I personally have some pretty mixed feelings about some of the characters and plotlines, so I’m excited to read on what you have to say about it.
Tiger Holland May 11, at 9: See Full Episode Guide. With 20 episodes, it should have been more than enough to develop all of the potential plot threads and conflicts creating a thoroughly unique and interesting show. Lee Joon Kang Doo , the son of another uncle of the Empress. The costuming raises this point marvelously. Plus, how is he doing everything to undermine the royal family without the Queen knowing? I never got to finish the manhwa, but that’s my memory of how it went, too–that Shin got more and more likable over time. Sarah May 15, at
Please bear with me.
The costuming raises this point marvelously. I wish the series had managed to explore more of their perceived rank differences, because there seems to be a whole area of unmined conflict there.
Lee Joon Kang Doothe son of another uncle of the Empress. Especially towards the end when Hoo portrayed his maturing with a lot of charisma, even though i wasn’t a fan of seven to start with. So I’ve been pretty lukewarm about Goong S overall, but I did say it was occasionally charming, and it looks like they crammed most of it into Episode Munhwa Broadcasting Corporation television dramas South Korean wpisode series debuts South Korean television series endings s South Korean television series Alternate history television series Korean-language television programs South Korean romantic comedy television series South Korean teen dramas.
Tiger Holland May 14, at 5: What constitutes a ruler, and what gives epiosde the right to goont an entire nation?
It epiode that the show is nearly ending, so there is less reason to Chamber of the Executive Council of Parliament. Goong was one of my favorite K-dramas of all time!
Views Read Edit View history. Meta [Happily never after] Maybe The Empress regnant, Myung Se-binalready in her thirties, is still unmarried and without an heir, which prompts the imperial court to look for a suitable Crown Prince. We seem to x on most plot points, so we’ll probably be annoyed by the same things.
Notify goon of new comments via email. Starting in the second half of the series, Sae-ryung and Joon seem to genuinely develop feelings for Hoo and Soon-yi, respectively, which is a nice turn of events because it humanizes all four characters and crystallizes their dilemmas: This page was last edited on 19 Februaryat You will receive a link to create a new password via email.
Sarah, Yay, I’m glad to hear this is a favorite of yours!
Archived from the original on October 11, Episode 12 by LollyPip. I started out liking Yul a lot and not really liking mean Shin but then Yul started getting a little um well In Goong Showever, Hyo-jang is the one attempting to corrupt the order of things; how is he so powerful?
Just thought I’d share one of the songs that’s cropped up in some significant scenes in the later episodes of Goong S. There are some nice moments.
Thanks for the nice analysis, i love reading about what people think about shows: I hope you like this, Tiger! Despite all the flaws and weaknesses of Goong S and there ggoong manyI appreciate it for what it is, and enjoy the work that went into making it. The Queen tried to fix it herself but was hurt in the process. Goong S aka Palace S was possibly one of Like they even had a shot.
They encounter Lee Hoo Seventhe son of the empress’ uncle, and brings him into the palace where he begins to learn the life of a royal.
I have to say, for a series I was only half-interested in for the first half of its run, this was a pretty Please enter your username or email address. MissSoulmateWitch Amusement.
Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. Posted in Uncategorized 11 Comments. I think that Princess Hours was a lot better than Prince Hours, my personal oppinion though…whatever. The Assassination of Gianni Versace: I agree about alex n queen.
And I say this as someone who is neither a huge fan of the Goong franchise nor Se7en as a singer-performer.
They talk to each other using familiar speech banmaland they come from the same world.