Review: SBS’ Uneven Faith Has an Identity Problem

TYPE OF REVIEW : FIRST IMPRESSION
Mild spoilers only up to Episode 2.

Korean historical dramas in recent years have gone from grand, formal proceedings to flashy action and special-effect heavy productions. No longer confined to the walls of grand palaces, the so-called fusion saeguks have brought high flying stunts and a contemporary appeal to once, what some might call, a stuffy genre.

SBS’ newest period drama Faith/신의 seems to be strangely stuck between both. Continue reading