Orange Marmelade – episodes 3-4

The first thought after I’d finished ep 4 was “Eeeh? What the heck was that?”. Gone was the flow and the lovely dream like feel of the first two episodes. In fact, most of the things that made the beginning so winsome had more or less vanished. Did they suddenly change the director as it felt like I wasn’t watching the sama drama anymore? It wouldn’t be the first time when a good start gets mangled in the following episodes, I just didn’t expect it to happen with this particular drama. The beginning had felt so assured of it’s style and direction.
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First Impressions: Orange Marmelade

Now, this is more like it. I’ve been waiting and waiting for another kdrama to truly grab my interest and Orange Marmelade seems to be it. Of course, it’s a bit early to say for sure after just 2 episodes, as things can yet go to pot, but I love what I’ve seen so far.
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