This is Part 2 of a 3 part conversation between absoluteM and myself about recent K dramas. This segment mainly covers Crash Course in Romance up to Episode 14. We discuss our views on the recent controversies about what the show’s primary genre should be. There be spoilers.
the crime angle of the show
the chemistry between the leads and the purpose of the romance
performances especially Shin Ha-jae’s outing as Ji Dong-hui
the younger members of the cast
speculations about the final episodes
the show’s messaging