The Amazing Race Philippines: DryedMangoez Edition Season 22
Good Ol’ Review: Despite Great Cast, “Seoul Vibe” Somehow Never Gets into Top Gear

It’s honestly quite a feat that Netflix’s Seoul Vibe (서울대작전/Seoul Grand Operation) could have all the pieces it needs for a great film, yet ends up being just flat and okay. An all-star ensemble cast carries the weight of a longer than necessary screenplay filled with undercooked ideas. No question the film is meant to be lighthearted and mindless fun complete with retro nostalgia with its 1980s setting. But even then, Seoul Vibe leaves a lot of potential on the table.

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Good Ol’ Review: Kim Hyun Joo and Kang Soo Yeon Are the Main Event in Netflix’s “JUNG_E”
Music Monday, February 6, 2023 – Great Debuts from 8TURN, BXB, Rockhyeon, THE7
Recap: Avataro Sentai Donbrothers, Episode 47 – DonNo Conference
Recap: Kamen Rider Geats, Episode 21 – Divergence V: Gazer’s Hammer!
Filipino Friday, February 3, 2023 – 1st.One’s “Problem Child”
Commentary/Review: “The New Eat Bulaga! Indonesia” an Unexpectedly Nostalgic Look at a Pre-Pandemic World
Check-in Review/Mini-Recap: Netflix’s “Physical: 100” Episodes 3 and 4
First Impression Review: Choi Min Sik Powers the Intriguing First Season of Disney+’s “Big Bet”

Disney+’s Big Bet (카지노/Casino) is a fun and intriguing ride. Split into two eight-episode seasons, this first group of episodes introduces us to its anti-hero protagonist Cha Mu Sik played masterfully by the legend Choi Min Sik. The series is a fascinating character study of a man who from humble beginnings in rural Korea becomes an influential kingpin in the Philippine casino world.

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Music Monday, January 30, 2023 – ONEWE, TXT, OnlyOneOf
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