TYPE OF REVIEW : HINDSIGHT REVIEW
Major finale spoilers! Click here for the less-spoilery First Impression Review.
So I wonder if Korea ever got independence from Japan?
Now, everyone knows how Korea’s fight for independence turns out (and the unfortunate struggles they would find themselves in a decade or two later). But going into the final two episodes of KBS’ Bridal Mask, you had no idea of the roller coaster of emotions that would lie ahead.
Bridal Mask (Gaksital/각시탈) deserves all the praise and acclaim and eventual accolades it’ll be sure to receive. There have been many heroic epics on Korean television and it’s a great testament to the talent in the country that such huge stories have been wonderfully brought to the small screen.
But Bridal Mask took it a step further. A brave, slickly produced and excellently performed series that barreled its way through and never looked back. Continue reading