Tracing The History Of Korea – Through The Best Korean Historical Dramas? ‘Empress Ki’, a romance period drama starring 하지원 Ha Ji Won, as a Goryeo woman, who gets entangled with the Yuan emperor and Goryeo King, shows the sojourn of a Goryeo woman caught in between two reigning monarchs. The oppression that Goryeo empire suffered in the hands of Yuan dynasty and the waning power of the regime are outlined as the romance unfolds in the story.
Empress Ki Youtube by MBC
Korean historical dramas give us an immersing time to explore details of Korean culture that has passed on from the old kingdoms to its now divided nation. Albeit the innovative stories broadcast stations paraded in the recent years, you will notice how they pay attention to the period drama productions. It is a commendable act to place high effort in conceiving sageuk presentations, as it pays homage to their heritage as a nation of patriotic people.
This drama genre is often overshadowed by the regular romantic-comedy favorites, owing to its serious tone and languid pace reputation. It also took me a while to enjoy the beauty of period dramas, in case you are ready to travel back in time – by watching these Korean historical drama favorites.
Patience is a required trait needed in watching Korean historical dramas. A little googling of Korean history online will also help in grasping the situation on the era of the drama you are watching. [skip other article]
REACH THE NIRVANIC KOREAN HISTORY SCHOLAR STAGE BY WATCHING KOREAN DRAMAS OF VARIED TASTE
By this time, Korean historical dramas already excite you. Chances are that you are already a quasi-Korean amazed by the richness of their history and culture. ‘Hwang Jin Yi’, are all framed on Joseon era setting and sketch poignant love stories that will linger in your heart.
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