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SudKaen SaenRuk Episode 1-2 (Summary)

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April 22, 2015 • Thai Drama

Here is another well-executed lakorn so far but please be warned, your blood pressure might be at risk. It’s a story which involves three generations of two families whose paddy fields are adjacent to each other, which is where the story begins. (SudKaen = holding deep grudge, SaenRuk = deep affection, now you can imagine… Read More ›

Lom Sorn Ruk »

Lom Sorn Rak Episode 6 (6/9)

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I went out of town and came back, was secretly hoping some kind soul already picked up this one. I  meant to stop watching, mostly because I disagreed with Pranon the way he treated both girls. I love Pran, who seems to be the only one around here, insisted that he remain who he is…. Read More ›

Hua Jai Patthapi »

Hua Jai Patthapi Episode 12 (Final)

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I’m still not sure how I felt after watching this episode. I need more time for my brain to process but mostly I felt like something was missing. It was like you watched someone running to the finish line and suddenly he stopped right before that line, and never crossed it. Where was YingYot by… Read More ›

BangRaJun »

Bangrajun Episode 16 (4/9)

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It’s hard to say goodbye to this series so I’m taking my sweet time doing it. Things are getting worse for Rajun Camp and it’s time to put their unity to the test. Part 1 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nzzexFM5-Os Jai is begging ThongMen not to leave the camp then he speaks in Burmese without realizing it. ThongMen pauses… Read More ›

Pob Rak »

Pob Rak Episode 12 (Final)

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It’s time to say goodbye to Yeo and Namrin. It’s one of a few 2014 lakorns that I was with it from the beginning to the end. Now that Namrin got back in her body, she kept changing/wearing pretty dresses  :) Episode 12 (Final) Part 1 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vVuf1OsVMTk Yeo is having a dream of the past… Read More ›

Thang Dern Haeng Rak »

Thang Dern Haeng Rak – An Introduction

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Let me introduce you to this lakorn just a tiny bit  :) (from episode 1 part 1) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rqXKRZ4mCfI “We live in Bangkok, the beautiful capital. Sometimes Bangkok could be quite busy. There are four of us. We are friends. The first one is Pee Sasi, or Pee Si…our eldest one. Pee Si is very kind… Read More ›

The Rising Sun Series »

Sai Luerd Dan Tawan – Epilogue

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If you are wondering how the two gramps are doing, here it is. Epilogue The sound of the coming car makes a woman at her early 60 lean over the kitchen window, and when she sees who it is, she walks to her husband who is playing chess with his neighbor in the living room,… Read More ›

Ruk Tong Aoom »

Ruk Tong Aoom Episode 2 (Summary) (2/9)

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First, let me tell you in advance, I’m really not sure how far I will able to do this. Episode 2 Part 1 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QRZX1n_JjCI Grandma wants to punish Lanta for lying by hitting her with a stick, which they negotiate between 1 and 2 times. Aunt Aung stops grandma from hitting her niece whom she… Read More ›

Dao Kiang Duen »

Dao Kiang Duen Episode 9 (Quick Summary)

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It’s entertaining to see cute men and girls running around here and there for two hours+ and talking nonsense (mothers aside)…once in a while. Before it gets lost in translation, Khun Jan spoke formally to everyone. His manners and speeches were kept in line with his upbringing, and for that, good job done from Ken… Read More ›

Dao Kiew Duen »

Soundtrack: Dao Kiew Duen (2)

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My long time favorite song in Dao Kiew Duen. Song title: Len Khong Soong (reach for the thing so high) Artist: New & Jiew http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y6qCuMvKa4g Translations of the lyrics: I know it’s risky, but I’ve got to try I know it’s tiring, if I reach for the thing so high But let me try at… Read More ›

Ruen Rissaya »

Ruen Rissaya Episode 13 (Final)

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I couldn’t believe I last till this episode (based on my records so far). Oh well, let’s be done with it. It’s kind of sad that Panu was left as a side dish when he could be a fun main course  :) Episode 13 Part 1 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u8XuDWVD0_o Nun looks at her torn mother’s picture (written… Read More ›

Kuan KaanTong Gub Gang Por Pla Lai »

Kuan KaanTong Gub Gang Por Pla Lai Episode 4

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If you are wondering about how the Thai society takes on other genders (besides men and women) these days, I’m not sure about others, but people I know take it very causally, as in, be who you are (let us know too) and everyone can be friends, also, including the elders. The funny thing is,… Read More ›

Look Tard »

Look Tard Episode 13 (Final)

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Look Tard (slave’s offspring/slave’s child) This period lakorn had a pretty neat production and got somewhat decent ratings. I love the picturesque pictures of it, and let me join the crowd and say Ken Phupoom as Kaew appeared too neat and too clean for a slave, not sure what the director was thinking  :) Story… Read More ›

Yah Leum Chan »

Soundtrack : Yah Leum Chan (2)

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To be honest, I didn’t feel anything for this song when I first heard it, but after 3 episodes in, the song starts to make more sense so my sentiment changes  :) Song title: Khon Phae Thi Mai Mee Namta (defeated one without tears) Artist: Bird Thongchai McIntyre Official MV http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D8WmW2in2gc Translation of the lyrics:… Read More ›

Cubic »

Cubic – The Drawings (2)

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Songkran Festival (aka water splashing festival) with RueTaiNak and Lin Lan Se. :) :) :) Gif, pictures cr: pantip-cubic jaaaa  :)

Samee Teetra »

Samee Teetra Episode 13 (Final)

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I didn’t follow every episode so I could miss something while translate. From previous episode, Siva and Pheung got into a fight. Pheung fell down and had a miscarriage. Pisud left for the US. He told his mother that he’s exhausted and wanted to take a break and rest. Episode 13 Part 1 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-_9J9uF0CAI New… Read More ›

Jao Sao Salatan »

Jao Sao Salatan Episode 22 (Final)

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I’m sorry to jump ahead but I think the last bits was kind of cute. I’m not sure what the heck was going on skipping so many episodes, so bear with me :) Episode 22  Janya says if they don’t want Khem to die, Chanon must marry her and when the wedding is done, she… Read More ›

Look Mai Khong Phor Series: Nai Man Mek »

Soundtrack: Look Mai Khong Phor – Nai Man Mek

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Let me take a break capping lakorn and translate this song, FonPhram JumKheunJai (light showers…I memorized), Nai Man Mek OST http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SZ18v1hF-yU Translations of the lyrics: That day with light showers, I memorized Never erase, all those great things Never forget, and always think about it…every words you said *[I may be drifted and let you… Read More ›

Look Mai Khong Phor Series: Saeng Dao Khang Jai »

Saeng Dao Khang Jai Episode 1

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The third series from Look Mai Khong Phor Series, Saeng Dao Khang Jai (starlight in my heart), premiered Jan 1, 2014. Episode one was interesting enough. There were cute men in uniforms, beautiful forest scenes and mysteries that sounded promising. Phet (honestly, not sure how to pronounce his real name) as Akin Akira, a forest… Read More ›

Look Mai Khong Phor Series: Tai Rom Bai Phak »

Tai Rom Bai Phak Episode 7

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Let’s clarify about Nu Na’s name a little bit. “Nu Na” literally it’s how rice-field rats is called [nu= rats, na = rice field], but for this series, it could be that “Nu” is an endearing prefix whereas “Na” is a shorten name of “Lanlana”, so her parents call her “Nu Na” as her nickname … Read More ›

update »

Update: Impressions On the Newly Premiered

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In case you may want to know whether or not I checked out the newly premiered lakorns, well, I did, not many though. Lom Sorn Ruk (Ch3) Sorry, the first episode didn’t win me over. I read the novel a bit and didn’t remember feeling annoyed with Patrin, so I was disappointed, and Nadech’s curly… Read More ›

Movie »

Soundtrack: King Naraesuan 5

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I watched the movie and while I was stepping out of the theater, this song came up as credits rolling. Not sure about others, but for me at that time (and I never heard of it prior to that), the song hit all the right place for the story covered from Part 1 to 5…. Read More ›

Thai Drama »

SudKaen SaenRuk Episode 1-2 (Summary)

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Here is another well-executed lakorn so far but please be warned, your blood pressure might be at risk. It’s a story which involves three generations of two families whose paddy fields are adjacent to each other, which is where the story begins. (SudKaen = holding deep grudge, SaenRuk = deep affection, now you can imagine… Read More ›

Fah Jarod Sai »

Letter from the author of Fah Jarod Sai

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Sopak Suwan, the author of the classic novel Fah Jarod Sai, had sent a letter of appreciation to Fah Jarod Sai production team from the US. Roughly translated, “It’s true that Thai TV-series were filmed abroad many times, there’s not one, is this epic, had to overcome obstacles, this challenging, needed persistence and diligence like… Read More ›

Khu Kam (2013) »

Book : Khu Kam 2 (the novel)

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Khu Kam (2013 series) OST –  คู่กรรม (Khu Kam) – Backing track I was debating whether or not I should do this book, but then I thought it would be nice to let people know how Angsumalin lived her life after part I. It was my second attempt that I finished the book because the… Read More ›

Khunchai Ronnaphee »

Khunchai Ronnaphee Episode 11 (Final)

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A little late on this episode, I didn’t have time to continuously do it. The drama ended with high ratings in the last two episodes (the ratings improved from episode 9 onward). I would like to thank Channel 3 for taking such a risk to do five series consecutively all at once. It was a… Read More ›

Khunchai Ratchanon »

Soundtrack: Khunchai Ratchanon OST

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A memorable song for Khunchai Ratchanon  :) Song: “Love” Composed by HM King Rama VI *From Shakespeare’s play: The Merchant of Venice Tell me where is fancy bred, Or in the heart, or in the head ? How begot, how nourished ? Reply, reply. It is engender’d in the eyes, With gazing fed; and fancy… Read More ›

Khunchai Phuttipat »

Khunchai Phuttipat Episode 10 (Final)

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Episode 10-1 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1xFeZi87OI0 CP: Kaeo, are you busy? K:  Khunchai! Did you come to do some business around here? CP:  What business do I have except seeking reconciliation with my wife? K: Khunchai. CP: Kaeo, if you are not going back, that will leave me no choice. K: Khunchai, what are you going to do?… Read More ›

Khunchai Prawonruj »

Soundtrack: Juthathep Gentlemen OST (Various artists)

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One song from various artists for five gentlemen. Song title : รักแท้อยู่เหนือกาลเวลา (True love stands the test of time) Khunchai Tharathorn [Artist: Pop Pongkul] Khunchai Prawonruj [Artist: Dome Jaruwat] Khunchai Phuttipat [Artist: T Jetset’er & Rose Sirintip] Khunchai Ratchanon [Artist: Kun Napat] Khunchai Ronnaphee [Artist: Crescendo] Lyric:  (From previous post) Time that passed by, changes… Read More ›

Soundtrack »

Soundtrack: Luerd Mungkorn – Seua

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This song didn’t catch my ears at first despite coming from my favorite singer, but when it was inserted here and there each episode, it started to pull me in and the lyrics are quite cool too. Song title: Hua Jai Li-khit Artist: Asanee Chotikul Official MV https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C1oajV2eTNE Translation of the lyrics: It may be… Read More ›

Book »

Hua Jai Patthapi – An Introduction

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Introduction Right in the middle of the forest in the dark, where leaves and earth are covered with droplets of water due to the air moisture. The weather gets colder as the night grows. A small house, a forest ranger’s lodging, stands alone at the foot of a hill. There are table and chair, one… Read More ›

Korean Drama »

Soundtrack: She’s So Lovable

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I’m aware of unfavorable comments throughout about this drama, but I love Rain, Krystal and L in this drama. Not a perfect drama but a subtle sweet one, and I just love this song when it came up in the episode. Since next week is its finale week (16 episodes totally), I feel like leaving… Read More ›

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