Korean Drama Review

Descendants of the Sun

Another phenomenal drama was born in South Korea. The series was one of the most major hit in 2016 and drew the audience peak as it was blended with the three top genres in the world Romance, Melodrama and Action.


  • Title: Descendants of the Sun
  • Revised: Taeyangui Hooye
  • Hangul: 태양의 후예
  • Director: Lee Eung-Bok, Baek Sang-Hoon, Yoo Jong-Sun
  • Writer: Kim Eun-Sook, Kim Won-Suk
  • Episodes: 16
  • Release Date: February 24 – April 14, 2016
  • Country: South Korea
  • Runtime: Weds. & Thurs. 22:00
  • Network: KBS2


Song Joong Ki – Yoo Shi-Jin
Song Hye Kyo – Kang Mo-Yeon

As a result of the successfulness of the said series, it received several awards in South Korea and had local adaptations in such countries like Vietnam, China and the Philippines.

A beautiful love story between Captain Yoo or most commonly known as “The Big Boss “ and handles Korean Special forces and Doctor Song Hye KyoKang Mo Yeon (Song Hye Kyo), a humble surgeon at the Haesun Hospital.

They were both together destined to face danger and lots of troubles in a war zone country that in every single day hundreds of deaths are being listed.

The story was started in a late
night wherein Yoo Sin Ji Song Joong Ki(Song Joong Ki), the captain of the special forces and his friend Seo Dae Young are in off duty when they suddenly saw a man stealing a motorcycle and arrested him.

The thief got several injuries during the encounter with the two armies and he later brought to the hospital by Sin Ji to assist and eye him for after he surpasses the injury, will bring him to the police.

He left Dae Young to guard the place where they had an encounter.

While in the emergency room, Sin Ji met Dr.

Kang Mo Yeon for the first time and immediately fell in love with her, or the so-called “ Love at first sight “ as he continues to stare her eyes Sin Ji declared to himself he had already fallen in love in this girl.

Mo Yeon and Sin Ji begin to date, but due to some unexpected duties and emergencies, their dates are often interrupted partially.

Unfortunately, Si Jin receives an order that he and some of his member will be deployed in a country for an attempt to end the
long time battle there, Uruk present day (Iraq).

While Mo Yeon is really upset as she did not pay attention to the management for professorships in favor of a colleague medical school who had a domestic connection to the hospital management itself.

When Si Jin returns and meets Mo Yeon again, they talk about their philosophical views and expected duties to their promise profession.

Si Jin is to defend his beloved country, to kill and to protect people, on the other side, Mo Yeon is to save lives and guards patient.

Realizing that they have so different views in life, they agreed to separate the same page they had.

This drama will tell you how powerful love is, how they both travel and pass in the time of war.

And having differences isn’t odd to love each other.

This will leave an
impact on you and a great message as a fan of Korean Dramas…

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