I binge watched “While You Were Sleeping”- kdrama review

ABOUT THE DRAMA

The best parts of 'While You Were Sleeping' (as told by GIFs) | SBS PopAsiaA young woman with bad premonition dreams meets two people who suddenly develop the same ability.

Nam Hong Joo (Suzy) lives with her mother, Yoon Moon Sun (Hwang Young Hee), a widow who runs a small restaurant. Jung Jae Chan (Lee Jong Suk), a rookie prosecutor, and his younger brother, Seung Won (Shin Jae Ha), move in across the street. Since she was young, Hong Joo has had the ability to see bad events before they happen, but she is often unable to do anything about it.

One day, Jae Chan has a strange premonition dream about an accident involving Hong Joo and Lee Yoo Beom (Lee Sang Yeob), a ruthless attorney who used to be Jae Chan’s tutor. Jae Chan decides to interfere in the course of events and ends up saving the lives of Hong Joo and Han Woo Tak (Jung Hae In), a young police officer. When Jae Chan, Hong Joo and Woo Tak then start having dreams about one another, they realize that their lives are now somehow entwined.29 images about While You Were Sleeping on We Heart It | See more about while  you were sleeping, gif and kdrama

But can the three discover the reason that they were brought together, and can they prevent the people closest to them from getting hurt?

“While You Were Sleeping” is a 2017 South Korean drama series directed by Oh Choong Hwan. It is not related to the 1995 American film by the same title starring Sandra Bullock. The script is written by Park Hye Ryun, who previously worked with Suzy on her acting debut in the television drama “Dream High” (2011) and with Lee Jong Suk in the dramas “I Hear Your Voice” (2013) and “Pinocchio” (2014).

  • Drama: While You Were Sleeping (literal title)
  • Revised romanization: Dangshini Jamdeun Saie
  • Hangul: 당신이 잠든 사이에
  • Director: Oh Choong-HwanPark Soo-Jin
  • Writer: Park Hye-Ryun
  • Network: SBS
  • Episodes: 32
  • Release Date: September 27 – November 16, 2017
  • Runtime: Wed. & Thu. 22:00 (35 minutes each / 2 episodes per day)
  • Language: Korean
  • Country: South Korea

MY THOUGHTS 

PLOT

It’s a mystery/romance drama and to be honest I didn’t care about the romance at all. I liked the plot, this whole “future seeing” thing was amazing! The first 3 episodes were my favorites, so many twists, and turns. Lee Jong Suk did a great job in this drama ,I loved watching him. Loved the family dynamics and the parallel story lines.

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3,5/5 stars

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THE CHEMISTRY BETWEEN OUR MAIN COUPLE(S)?

Ahhhh…it was okay,it felt like Suzy tried too hard at times ,but that’s my only complaint. To be honest I reaaalllyyy didn’t care about the romance,the cases and mystery was something I was invested in.

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HOW IT ENDS

*Mild Spoilers*

The ending was so satisfying ,it had everything I love in an ending!

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