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Genres Romance, Suspense, Melodrama
Alternative Titles :Bigmaen Cast : Kang Ji Hwan, Jung So Min, Lee Da Hee, Uchiyama Rina, Daniel Choi
Description : Kim Ji-Hyeok (Kang Ji-Hwan) doesn't have parents and goes through a tough life. He then meets Dal-Sook who runs a small restaurant at a traditional market. Kim Ji-Hyeok follows her like his mother and settles down at the traditional market. He works hard to open up his own store within the traditional market. Suddenly, Kim Ji-Hyeok becomes a hidden son from a family that owns Korea's top company Hyunsung. He realizes though that there are impure intentions. Since that moment, Kim Ji-Hyeok takes revenge upon the people at the Hyunsung company. He becomes romantically involved with a woman named So Mi-Ra (Lee Da-Hee) who he meets at the most important time in his life.
Genres Drama, Suspense
Alternative Titles :Death Note Movie 1, Desu Nōto, デスノート, デスノート 前編, 死亡笔记 Cast : Matsuyama Kenichi, Toda Erika, Fujiwara Tatsuya, Nakamura Ikuji
Description : Light Yagami is a university student who resents the crime and corruption in the world. His life undergoes a drastic change when he discovers a mysterious notebook, known as the "Death Note", lying on the ground. The Death Note's instructions claim that, if a humans name is written within it, that person will be killed. Light is initially skeptical of the Death Note's authenticity, believing it is just a prank. However, after experimenting with it and killing two criminals, Light is forced to admit that the Death Note is real. After meeting with the previous owner of the Death Note, a Shinigami named Ryuk, Light seeks to become "the God of the New World" by passing his judgment on criminals. Soon, the number of inexplicable deaths of reported criminals catches the attention of the International Police Organization and a mysterious detective known only as "L". L quickly learns that the serial killer, dubbed by the public as "Kira" (derived from the Japanese pronunciation of the English word "Killer"), is located in Japan. L also concludes that Kira can kill people without laying a finger on them. Light realizes that L will be his greatest nemesis, and a race to prove mental superiority between the two begins.
Genres Comedy, Suspense
It's Me, It's Me (2013)
Alternative Titles :Ore Ore, 俺俺, It's Me, It's Me Cast : Ryo Kase, Yuki Uchida, Kazuya Kamenashi, Midoriko Kimura, Keiko Takahashi
Description : Hitoshi Nagano (Kazuya Kamenashi), who works at an electronics store, picks up a cellphone left behind by a customer and goes about a scam. He calls the person's mother and pretends to be her son. He then gets the mother to transfer money to his bank account. Soon, Hitoshi gets a lot more than he bargained for.
Genres Romance, Suspense, Historical, Melodrama
Alternative Titles :조선 총잡이, Joseon Chongjabi; Chosun Gunman, The Joseon Shooter Cast : Lee Joon Gi, Nam Sang Mi, Han Joo Wan, Choi Jae Sung, Lee Min Woo
Description : In the time of enlightenment of 19th-century Joseon. It stars a hero who is the son of Joseon’s greatest swordsman. He loses his father and younger sister, after which he trades sword for gun as he embarks on his revenge mission, and in so doing the drama will “depict the pain and courage of the young people of the era
Genres Suspense, Psychological
Liar Game (Korean Drama)
Alternative Titles :Liar Game 2014, Liar Game Korean Version, 라이어 게임 Cast : Kim So Eun, Lee Sang Yoon, Cha Soo-Yeon, Choi Yoon So, Shin Sung Rok, Choi Jin Ho
Description : Various contestants take part in a game show with a prize of 10 billion won. The contestants who can cheat the others wins the prize. Contestants include genius swindler Cha Woo-Jin and naive college student Nam Da-Jung.
Genres Romance, Family, Suspense, Crime, Melodrama, Thriller
Alternative Titles :골든 크로스 Cast : Kim Kang-Woo, Lee Si-Young, Uhm Ki-Joon , Han Eun-Jung, Jung Bo-Suk
Description : Employee’s net incomes are getting lower and lower but their employer’s salaries increases every year. In the age of rough economy, we are forced to believe prospective economy in the future. Then one day, if someone lures you for dirty money, what would you do? This drama is about a man's revenge after getting involved in a scheme of "Golden Cross" that is responsible for the conspiracy that destroyed his family and ultimately claimed their lives. Golden Cross is a group of top 0.001% that controlled Korea's economy from an unknown place. Cast
Genres School, Comedy, Suspense, Mystery, Detective
Kindaichi Shonen no Jikenbo N
Alternative Titles :金田一少年の事件簿N(neo), Kindaichi Shonen no Jikenbo N (neo), Kindaichi Case Files N (Neo) Cast : Yamada Ryosuke, Kawaguchi Haruna, Arioka Daiki, Kamiki Ryunosuke, Okamoto Azusa
Description : Drama series based on "Kindaichi Shounen no Jikenbo" manga, with Yamada Ryosuke as the 4th generation Kindaichi Hajime. This acts as a bit of a follow-up to two previous drama SPs.
Genres Suspense, Crime
Strawberry Night (2013)
Alternative Titles :Strawberry Night, ストロベリーナイト, Sutoroberi Naito Cast : Yûko Takeuchi, Ken'ichi Endô, Takao Ohsawa, Tomokazu Miura, Shôta Sometani, Renji Ishibashi
Description : Reiko Himekawa (Yuko Takeuchi) investigates a homicide involving the murder of a gang member. The police suspect the murder came about from gang disputes, but evidence is lacking and the case is deadlocked. A phone call arrives and the caller claims Kento Yanai is the murderer. A superior officer informs Reiko not to investigate Kento Yanai. Reiko becomes suspicious and investigates the man on her own. She then meets high ranking gang member Isao Makita (Takao Osawa). They investigate the case together and become attracted to each other ....
Genres Drama, Horror, Suspense, Mystery, Thriller
Alternative Titles :4Gyoshi Churi Yeongyeok, 4th Period Mystery, 4교시 추리영역, Fourth Period Murder Mystery, The Clue (2009) Cast : Park Chul Min, Kang So Ra, Jeong Seok-Yong
Description : 11:40 AM - During 4th period when all the students are in gym class, top student Jeong-hun (Yu Seung-Ho) walks into a classroom to find fellow classmate Tae-gyu (Jo Sang-Keun) brutally murdered. Jeong-hun and Tae-gyu has had a history of disliking one another. 11:50 AM - Da-jeong (So-ra Kang) walks into the same classroom and discovers Jeong-hun with blood covering his clothes standing near the murdered body. Da-jeong is a mystery buff herself and loves to use her deductive reasoning. She realizes that Jeong-hun is the prime suspect, but doesn't believe that he killed Tae-gyu. There's only 40 minutes before next period, in which all the students will come into the classroom and also discover the dead body. 12:05 PM - Jeong-hun and Da-jeong frantically search for the real killer before the next period starts. With Da-jeong using her deductive reasonings they get closer to finding the identity of the true killer. Jeong-hun's best friend Do-il (Kim Dong-Beom) then takes part in finding the killer. When the 40 minutes are almost up, they then discover a brutal new fact to the case...
Genres Romance, Comedy, Suspense
Myung Wol the Spy
Alternative Titles : 스파이 명월, Spy Myung Wol Cast : Lee Duk Hwa, Lee Jin Wook, Jang Hee Jin, Han Ye Seul, Eric
Description : An elite North Korean spy, Han Myung Wol, and her partner, Choi Ryu, infiltrates South Korea on a mission. Hijinks ensue when she falls in love with Kang Woo, a popular Hallyu star.
Genres Suspense, Action
Alternative Titles :ブラッディ・マンデイ, 血色星期一 Cast : Miura Haruma, Tanaka Tetsushi, Fujii Mina, Kawashima Umika, Sato Takeru
Description : After a biological terrorist attack kills off the population of a Russian town; Japan's Public Safety Special Third unit, code name THIRD-i, believes that the terrorist organization responsible plans to unleash the same virus known as Bloody X into Tokyo. Subsequently, THIRD-i recruits the help of genius hacker Takagi Fujimaru to find out what happened in the Russia. However, as Fujimaru becomes involved, he soon finds out that he is in over his head and that the terrorist groups influence reaches not only his school but even the police. Fujimaru must now rely on his skill as a hacker to unravel the organizations sinister plot and find out the truth behind "Bloody Monday."
Genres Suspense, Mystery, Science Fiction
Platina Data 2013
Alternative Titles :Platinum Data, Puratina Deta, プラチナデータ Cast : Kazunari Ninomiya, Etsushi Toyokawa, Anne Watanabe, Honami Suzuki, Kiko Mizuhara, Katsuhisa Namase
Description : Set in the year 2017, the Japanese government attempts to secretly control the DNA of its people. Ryuhei Kagura (Kazunari Ninomiya) is a top scientist in the field of DNA analysis. He works at the DNA analysis institution run by the National Police Agency. When the inventor of the DNA analysis system is murdered, Ryuhei Kagura's own DNA is found at the murder scene. Ryuhei Kagura becomes the prime suspect and then he becomes a fugitive. Veteran detective Reiji Asama (Etsushi Toyokawa) goes in pursuit.
Description : Immediately after coming off a suspension, Detective So-yung (Yoon-ah Song — Face) is thrust into one doozy of a case. Seems the victim died from acid. An acid released from inside his body. And this isn't the type of acid those crazy kids are fond of — the only trip these cats are taking is to the morgue. To make matters worse, there are a couple more men dying off the same way. There appears to be a serial killer on the loose, and the last thing the victims are seeing is a long-haired woman in black (with some freaky blood-shot eyes). Throw in a new partner and some crazy dreams and So-young has her work cut out for her.
Genres Drama, Comedy, Suspense
Description : Home away from home, Bobby Yeung plays an upstart talent in the gambling scene who just entered the world poker championships at a meager age of 18. He was even dubbed the most promising winner in the match. Unfortunately, being just 18, he fell into the ill fate of having a crush on Michael Miu's girlfriend.
Description : "Ouroboros" is an ancient symbol that depicts a snake eating its own tail - meaning infinity. Based on a popular comic, a clumsy detective and a cool gang stand up to true evil. Ikuo and Tatsuya grew up in a children's orphanage together. When their favorite teacher, Yuiko, is murdered, a policeman wearing a gold watch covers up the incident. Ikuo and Tatsuya promise each other to avenge their teacher someday. Twenty years later, Ikuo is a detective in Shinjuku second police station investigating various cases with elite detective - Mizuki, while smart and handsome Tatsuya has become one of the top members of a gang group.
Genres Suspense, Crime, Mystery, Melodrama, Thriller
Alternative Titles :Riset, 크라잉게임 (Crying Game), 텐데이즈 어 고 (Ten Days Ago) Cast : Chun Jung Myung, Park Won Sang, Kim So Hyun, Shin Eun Jung
Description : A crime-thriller drama about the relentless pursuit of a Prosecutor toward the man who murdered his first love, while the statute of limitations is getting closer. Prosecutor Cha Woo Jin lost his first love, Seung Hee, 15 years ago. He then meets a high school girl, Jo Eun Bi, who looks like his first love. Their meeting unleashed secrets and chain of events between Cha Woo Jin, Seung Hee, Jo Eun Bi, and the criminal.
Genres Drama, Suspense
Alice No Toge
Description : Juri Ueno stars as Asumi - a "dark heroine" who plots revenge against cruel doctors. Fifteen years ago, Asumi's father who was also a doctor died because of a surgical error. Those doctors even accused him of embezzling hospital funds. Set in a university hospital, this TBS's original suspense drama brings many renowned casts together to play the villains. In order to take revenge on them, Asumi herself becomes a doctor in her father's workplace, Seirin University Hospital. She starts working with Date (Norika Fujiwara) - an overambitious gastroenterological surgeon; Ebisu (Naomasa Musaka) - an arrogant chief nurse; Chihara (Naoki Tanaka) – an associate professor who devotes himself in researching rather than surgeries; and Bandai (Koichi Iwaki) - the most powerful gastroenterological professor in the hospital. Asumi finds out that Date is the one who operated on Asumi's father and Ebisu rewrote the operation record. Just as she shapes a plan to avenge all those involved in the surgical error, Asumi runs into journalist, Nishikado, who knows about her past.
Genres Drama, Suspense, Thriller
Description : One day in 1988, an ordinary man named Oh Dae-soo, who lives with his wife and adorable daughter, is kidnapped and later wakes up to find himself in a private makeshift prison. Dae-soo makes numerous attempts to escape and to commit suicide, but they all end up in failure. All the while Dae-soo asks himself what made a man hate him so much enough to imprison him without any reason. While suffering from his debacle, Dae-soo becomes shocked when he watches the news and hears that his beloved wife was brutally murdered. At this very moment, Dae-soo swears to take revenge on the man who destroyed his happy life. Fifteen years have passed and Dae-soo is released with a wallet filled with money and a mobile phone. An unknown man calls Dae-soo and asks him to figure out why he was imprisoned. In front of bewildered Dae-soo, a girl named Mido appears and she promises to help him seek vengeance after hearing about his 15 years in confinement. With Mido's help, Dae-soo begins to trace the guy and finally encounters the private prison where he discovers a cassette tape, which only says… “OH Dae-soo talks too much". While Dae-soo and Mido's search goes on, Dae-soo finally runs face to face with his kidnapper. The culprit says there will be no way to find out the reason of his imprisonment if Dae-soo kills him now. Instead, he proposes a game. He tells Dae-soo that if he discovers the reason for his imprisonment in five days, then he will kill himself. If not, he will kill Mido. Only five days are given to Dae-soo to find out the reason behind the guy's grudge against Dae-soo. While doing so, hidden secrets about Dae-soo and Mido’s relationship are revealed.
Genres Romance, Suspense, Action
Description : Han Qi Luo (Barbie Xu),an extremely shy art student went to the same college as Chen Ling (Vic Zhou),a popular play boy. By chance one day they met at a park when CL asked HQL for direction to a hospital to visit his friend who was injured in a bike racing incident. Hurriedly HQL drew him a map, unknowing that she was drawing on the back of one of her sketches. She ran off before he could thank her. He then noticed the sketch of a mother holding a baby and was touched. In school HQL was sexually harrassed by a teacher and CL came to her rescue. They began to grow fond of each other but each of them had a secret past that needed to be addressed and overcome before they could accept and love one another freely.
Genres Suspense, Medical
Zero no Shinjitsu
Alternative Titles :Coroner Matsumoto Mao, Kansatsui Matsumoto Mao, Zero no Shinjitsu, Zero's Truth; The Truth of Zero, ゼロの真実 Cast : Sasaki Kuranosuke, Takei Emi, Namase Katsuhisa, Wada Masato
Description : Matsumoto Mao is suppose to become the new medical examiner and visit the USA at the age of 10. While there she is to study advanced placement 3rd year Forensics. she has an IQ of over 150. Suddenly she becomes like an ordinary person confusing everybody, except Kyoko. A rush of bodies come in for autopsy. A middle aged man who apparently fell for a scaffolding at a construction site comes in. Mao begins the autopsy without a speck of the days exhaustion showing. She discoveries that he did not simply head his head while falling.
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