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Soekarno

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2013
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1942, The Nederlands(ch)-Indië Government in Java Island captured Soekarno, an aspiring young man who wants to free Indonesia from colonialism. He was then put in Banceuy Prison at Bandung, Indonesia. Instead of lamenting, Soekarno found a way to fight back…


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The King Loves

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2017
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This is a 100% Pre-produced drama. Filming began on 2016-November and finished on 2017-June-15. It’s based on the novel of the same title by Kim Yi Ryung which was first published on 2011-Aug-19 by Paranmedia.

Wang Won (Im Shi Wan) is the Crown Prince during the Goryeo Dynasty who harbors an extreme lust for power. His childhood friend, Wang Rin (Hong Jong Hyun), is his trusted ally and bodyguard. When they meet Eun San (Im Yoon Ah), the beautiful daughter of the wealthiest man in the country, they become inseparable friends. But when both Won and Rin fall in love with Eun San, what will happen to their ambitions and friendship?


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Deserving of the Name

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The story of a doctor from Joseon era who travels 400 years into the future where he met a cold-hearted modern practitioner.

Heo Im (Kim Nam Gil) is an oriental doctor, acknowledged as the best in acupuncture and moxibustion in Joseon. His success is blocked due to his status as the son of a concubine. One day, Heo Im travels though time and finds himself in present day Seoul. He then meets Choi Yeon Kyung (Kim Ah Joong) who is firmly only believing in modern medicine.


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A Scholar Dream of Woman

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2015
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In 1915, during the Early Republic times, a smart young woman wants to pursue an education.

Shen Bi Yun (Zhang Meng) decides to put her personal happiness aside to marry into the wealthy Xuan family, which owns the biggest library of books in the land. She also believes the family is responsible for her father’s death and wants to find out the truth. But when Bi Yun’s new husband, the third son in the family, hangs himself and dies on their wedding night, Bi Yun is suspected of causing the death and bringing misfortune on the family.

Bi Yun is nearly drowned in the Qiantang River and suffers other torments at the hands of angry Xuan family members. The fourth son, Xuan Xiao Ji (Han Dong), takes pity on Bi Yun and tries to help her escape the family, but Bi Yun is determined to stay and ends up marrying Xiao Ji.
Can Bi Yun withstand the internal struggle for power and money within the Xuan family in her quest to open up the family library to the people?

“A Scholar Dream of Woman” is a 2015-2016 Chinese drama series.


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Princess Agents (2017)

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2017
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The story takes place during the chaotic times of Western Wei, where innocent citizens are often kidnapped and turned into slaves. Slave girl, Chu Qiao was thrown into a forest along with other slaves and becomes the next hunting target for the rich lords. She is saved by the Prince of Northern Wei, Yan Xun. Afterward, she is brought into a powerful family of Yu Wen and witnesses their bloody power struggle. Seeing this, she swears to take her younger sister and flee from the situation. However, she catches the attention of Yu Wen Yue and undergoes strict training while building a sense of companionship with Yan Xun. Unfortunately, Western Wei goes into battle and Yan Xun’s family is slaughtered. After that incident, Yan Xun grows ambitious and cruel to avenge for the things and the people he lost. He doubts Chu Qiao and takes advantages of her loyalty and love many times, disregarding their relationship as well as the sacrifices he will have to make for power. Disappointed with the man she once loved, Chu Qiao eventually breaks off her relationship with Yan Xun and chooses to fight with Yu Wen Yue, destroying Yan Xun’s plans of vengeance. She eventually convinces Yuwen to free the country from slavery, becoming a successful military strategist/female general in the people’s hearts.


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Razor

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2017
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Set in the 1930’s, in the Manchukuo Police Department around Harbin, a turbulent period of espionage in the war.
(Source: Translated from Baike Baidu)


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Pidsawaad

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2016
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A ghost that is suffering because of her love and duty. Her duty is to protect the nation’s treasures ever since the end of the Ayutthaya kingdom.


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Ruler: Master of the Mask

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2017
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This is a pre-produced drama. Filming began on 2016-December.

Set in the 18th-century Joseon, it tells the story of Crown Prince Lee Sun (Yoo Seung Ho) and his fight against a powerful and wealthy organization Pyunsoo-hwe that controls the country behind the scenes due to its monopoly of the nation’s water supply. With the help of the woman he loves named Han Ga Eun (Kim So Hyun), Lee overcomes adversity and grow as a just ruler.


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