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by Phillykat
Apr 18th, '11, 11:09
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [CDrama] The Myth (CCTV, 2010)
Replies: 57
Views: 83689

I've been considering subbing this, and I'm tempted to do so, but I don't have the manpower, the time or the patience to do it all by myself. I don't even have all the episodes down (Well, I have 41 of the 50 shows)! Actually, as a general survey, can I ask who here is (1)interested in subbing this...
by Phillykat
Mar 8th, '11, 01:12
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: HELP! Drama name forgotten
Replies: 2
Views: 1670

I don't think so. Mind you the beginning of the drama is in the last paragraph and it sounds right. I didn't see enough to know about the girl. I tried to find some clips and from what I saw Resurection is not it. Thanks for trying.
by Phillykat
Mar 7th, '11, 05:01
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: HELP! Drama name forgotten
Replies: 2
Views: 1670

HELP! Drama name forgotten

Name this drama (please): 2 young brothers (could have been close friends) living on the street one kind of sickly the other bold and gets into trouble with a gang one gets taken away and raised by a gang the other raised by _______ (so there's a good bro/bad bro thing) meet again as adults and at t...
by Phillykat
Jul 21st, '10, 16:54
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Will jdrama now become even more scarce?
Replies: 16
Views: 4688

Looks like he was uploading mostly variety type of shows. Shame. He's unemployed, too. What kind of lawyer did he have I wonder.
by Phillykat
Dec 11th, '09, 01:01
Forum: KDrama Discussions
Topic: You're Beautiful (SBS, 2009)
Replies: 468
Views: 126564

It does sound good.
by Phillykat
Oct 26th, '09, 05:15
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Getting Emotional After Each Series
Replies: 2
Views: 1260

I'm either satisfied and happy, sad especially if there isn't a 2nd series, or dissatisfied that things didn't go my way. Sometimes I dislike the leads and find the supports more interesting and usually the support story doesn't have much of an ending.
by Phillykat
Sep 9th, '09, 09:03
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: If they made Full Metal Alchemist the movie...
Replies: 6
Views: 3015

cocomonk22 wrote:I know there is 'Full Metal Fantasy', a live-action Full Metal Alchemist movie done by the English-dub voice actors. Vic Mignogna (English VA for Edward Elric) shows it at anime conventions. I haven't personally seen it.
Yeah? I'd be interested in watching that.
by Phillykat
Sep 5th, '09, 09:58
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: If they made Full Metal Alchemist the movie...
Replies: 6
Views: 3015

Re: If they made Full Metal Alchemist the movie...

Hi guys, new to the forums. I was watching an episode of "Love Shuffle" and I came across a scene where Matsuda Shota looks exactly like "Roy Mustang" from Full Metal Alchemist. I thought I'd like to know your opinions on who you think would play great/look the part if they made...
by Phillykat
Aug 25th, '09, 23:44
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Gakeppuchi no Hero / Buzzer Beat (Yamapi)
Replies: 443
Views: 154296

I think he needs an older woman to grab him and throw him up against a wall and give him lessons. *raises hand* I'll do it! :cheers: It'll be a hardship, but anything to help the Pi-chan further his art. :lol
by Phillykat
Aug 23rd, '09, 08:02
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Gakeppuchi no Hero / Buzzer Beat (Yamapi)
Replies: 443
Views: 154296

I'm enjoying BB for what it is. I like Yamapi and his character. I don't recall him ever playing a such a "Mr. Nice Guy" before. He is or rather was a doormat. That kiss he gave Natsuki was supposed to suck. It was a respectful peck. Problem is his character was too dumb to realize she wan...
by Phillykat
Aug 23rd, '09, 07:20
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: What is your favorite Takuya Kimura Drama Series
Replies: 97
Views: 27076

I've only seen about 4 of his dramas, but I can honestly say One Million Stars Falling from the Sky is one of the best shows I've ever seen from any country. Here in the US there's a show on PBS called Mystery that airs British mystery series and mini series. If they'd branch out a bit, One Million ...
by Phillykat
Aug 7th, '09, 22:28
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Kami no Shizuku (Winter 09) Kamenashi Kazuya
Replies: 84
Views: 45976

When I heard about KnS, I thought the alleged 8) public drunkeness, fights, and kissing were either a poor PR choice or a really bad choice on the part of his management. I mean pre 2007, Kame was often called anorexic and the role of a gluttonous character was something not many would have imagine...
by Phillykat
Aug 7th, '09, 07:27
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Kami no Shizuku (Winter 09) Kamenashi Kazuya
Replies: 84
Views: 45976

From what I've read his behavior has the Japanese public not too thrilled with him and it hurt the ratings. Not to bring up the whole Mr.Brain ep3 issue cause that's better to be left alone after all the wank that happened, but what kind of "behavior" are you referring to? I can only thin...
by Phillykat
Aug 5th, '09, 10:25
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Kami no Shizuku (Winter 09) Kamenashi Kazuya
Replies: 84
Views: 45976

They did rush it because of the low ratings I heard that they cut it down to 9 eps. Which is a shame because I would have liked to be longer. Anyway as for Kame's acting while I agree that he was good in Nobuta I don't really see that as a very challenging role. Tatta Hitotsu was good but not his b...
by Phillykat
Aug 5th, '09, 07:53
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Kami no Shizuku (Winter 09) Kamenashi Kazuya
Replies: 84
Views: 45976

I finished watching this drama a few weeks ago. It had the potential to be a good drama, but it's clear that they rushed it and cut things out when the decision was made to shorten it. Kame's acting was good. I'd like to say he''s growing as an actor, but I still think his best acting was done in Ta...
by Phillykat
Jul 29th, '09, 05:53
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [TwDrama] Black and White (2009)
Replies: 38
Views: 25828

still didn't watch ep 23 & 24 but they say there is a movie quote from Black & White wiki page The movie sequel of this drama will be released in the summer of 2010. fantastic! thanks! I thought they did this one pretty well too. I feel like the production team put some thought in the music...
by Phillykat
Jul 19th, '09, 07:52
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Kimura Takuya
Replies: 472
Views: 224059

Just read the news that Kimura Takuya will star in "Space Battleship Yamato" live-action movie, with Sawajiri Erika as the lead actress. This is not officially announced yet, but those close to the project says almost certain. The anime series is one of the most well-known classic Japanes...
by Phillykat
Jul 15th, '09, 19:12
Forum: Travel
Topic: Planning trip to Hong Kong & Malaysia maybe Taipei
Replies: 4
Views: 5296

Re: so

so how did it go? =) Ugh! :goggle: (that's me after 2 hrs of ckg hotels) I've got a handle on Malaysia & Taipei. HK is giving me a headache. Usually, I travel alone, but this time I'm going with someone. Every hotel I like in HK she hates and vice versa. I want to be close to everything so the ...
by Phillykat
Jul 15th, '09, 01:22
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Kurobe no Taiyo (Katori Shingo, Ayase Haruka)
Replies: 9
Views: 8888

Nope, no one has take this up for subbing. But, let's keep hoping. There are so many difficult construction/physics vocabs that there are even explanations in Japanese itself, running on the bottom of the screen^^; You answered all my questions. Thanks. I'm still hoping someone decides to take it on.
by Phillykat
Jul 1st, '09, 02:42
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: So... anyone heard about the Avatar movie and it's casting?
Replies: 32
Views: 6127

I heard about it months ago. Before it was announced I was talking to someone and remarked how the characters, esp. Aang were lighter than they should have bee. I should've known there. There were some demonstrations, but nothing happened. When Jesse McCartney quit due to his "scheduling confli...
by Phillykat
Jun 17th, '09, 06:12
Forum: Travel
Topic: Planning trip to Hong Kong & Malaysia maybe Taipei
Replies: 4
Views: 5296

Thanks. I've not been to that site. I thought I had found a hotel in HK but a friend of mine said, "NO!" to the area.
by Phillykat
Jun 16th, '09, 22:19
Forum: Travel
Topic: Planning trip to Hong Kong & Malaysia maybe Taipei
Replies: 4
Views: 5296

Planning trip to Hong Kong & Malaysia maybe Taipei

I had all my plans done and was ready to book my hotels in Japan, but then my trip changed to Hong Kong and I'm lost. Has anyone been there? What time of year and was it really humid? Where did you stay? Malaysia seems a little easier to figure out but I'll take any hotel advice you have. We're also...
by Phillykat
Jun 16th, '09, 22:02
Forum: Life & Relationships
Topic: What is your occupation??
Replies: 287
Views: 92374

Stressed out employee of a large insurance co.
I also write and sell Avon.
by Phillykat
Jun 9th, '09, 22:39
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [TWDrama] K.O.3an Guo
Replies: 28
Views: 17015

Wow You actually had the time to type all that bs. Too bad I don't have the time to read it. However it is clear, you have issues.

Why don't you pretend like you can't see my username and I'll do the same for you.
by Phillykat
Jun 9th, '09, 07:33
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [TWDrama] K.O.3an Guo
Replies: 28
Views: 17015

It'd look pretty strange if I didn't have something to say about this lol After having subbed K.O. One, then X-Family and now K.O. 3an Guo, I really must say out of the three series, KO3 is by far my favourite series. I'm totally in love with it and I can't stop raving about it. I've watched all th...
by Phillykat
Jun 9th, '09, 07:15
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [TWDrama] K.O.3an Guo
Replies: 28
Views: 17015

the story a little mehh, I have been watching it all along as it comes out. I'm at ep 15 now i think. I guess i understand why the rating went up when Jiro popped up in the drama. The plot gets interesting here and there but cheesy and corny alot of the times. But the KO series has all been like th...
by Phillykat
Jun 9th, '09, 07:08
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [TWDrama] K.O.3an Guo
Replies: 28
Views: 17015

Basing what you watch on two actors who are filler characters and not main ones is rather stupid if you ask me. You watched all of KO One and X-Family, didn't you? Hao Ming and A Ken's roles are pretty much the same in every show. They show up when things are slow, make a few cheesy jokes, and then...
by Phillykat
Jun 9th, '09, 03:59
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [TWDrama] K.O.3an Guo
Replies: 28
Views: 17015

Is anyone watching and enjoying K.O. 3anguo?

I just finished episode 2 and aside from Xiu and Zhang Fei, I don't see a reason to watch another episode. Does it get better? I guess what I'm asking is do we see less and less of the 38 year old fat guy who is missing teeth playing a HS student? Man, I can't stand Zhang Hao Ming. The only actor I ...
by Phillykat
May 18th, '09, 04:42
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion]Ghost Friends - Fukuda Saki
Replies: 24
Views: 12017

So far so good. I'll give anything a chance if it has a ghost in it. I think this one is cute.

Someone mentioned Ame to Yume. That's a fantastic drama. I can't see Ghost Friends being on that level. Ame is definitely a show to see.
by Phillykat
May 14th, '09, 01:51
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Zettai Kareshi / Absolute Boyfriend
Replies: 702
Views: 227188

Personally, the SP really angered me. I was so pissed. It was worthless. They made Soshi totally pathetic in accepting 2nd place. I don't care if Night is a robot or what, who just says "ok" and steps aside? Whoever wrote it also made Riiko less endearing. I hated the end. Why the hell did...
by Phillykat
May 6th, '09, 00:12
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Can You Recommend a Dark Drama?
Replies: 30
Views: 7282

A Million Stars Fall From The Sky. Doubt it gets much darker or more twisted than that one... Ditto! I was coming to say the exact same thing. I also loved The Devil (JPN version is called Maou). Not as dark as it is a mind f**k. Thanks for asking this question. I hadnt gotten around to many of the...
by Phillykat
Apr 30th, '09, 06:52
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Do you really hate where your born that much??
Replies: 115
Views: 17921

Your location doesn't have to be where you are born. I could've said North America, my living room, or Burger King. It really wouldn't tell you anything. So why fill it in. Honestly, at first I didn't even have mine filled. I think mine says Land of Make Believe. Why? Because dramas are away to esca...
by Phillykat
Apr 26th, '09, 03:01
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Lumina - Is a web series still a drama?
Replies: 4
Views: 951

groink wrote:



It is corny and low-budget. But as an indie work, it's up there. And, it is all in English.

--- groink
Thanks!!
by Phillykat
Apr 26th, '09, 00:05
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Lumina - Is a web series still a drama?
Replies: 4
Views: 951

Alright, I get that. My friend is probably clost to being a traditionlist himself.

I'm a little miffed because I've never heard of Blood of the Samurai. Is it worth checking out?
by Phillykat
Apr 25th, '09, 22:56
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Lumina - Is a web series still a drama?
Replies: 4
Views: 951

Lumina - Is a web series still a drama?

I've stumbled across (aka linked to by a friend) a web series that'll be starting this summer called Lumina. It's made in HK and, judging by the trailer, the cast is primarily Chinese but it's online and might be totally in English (score!). It looks like it'll be good. There's a woman who is in lov...
by Phillykat
Mar 4th, '09, 03:43
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Ito Hideaki
Replies: 101
Views: 44525

I love Hideaki. :wub: I always enjoy his performances even if I don't like the movie. The only series I've seen is Yasha and I liked it.

I wouldn't mind playing in his hair. :roll
by Phillykat
Feb 22nd, '09, 08:13
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Are you a "Burnt-out" D-Addict?
Replies: 33
Views: 8282

Your avi is hilarious. I'm too lazy to PM so I hope you remembered to regret posting this. To answer your question, I never get burnt out. Overloaded, but not burnt out. I have a list. A list that keeps growing. Everytime I watch a drama that has an actor that I like I start checking out their drama...
by Phillykat
Jan 25th, '09, 04:41
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: Converting rmvb formatted files
Replies: 6
Views: 2292

I am using a software called Ultra Video Joiner by Aone-soft, so far I have no problem with it. Thanks, but it doesn't look like it supports rmvb file ext. I use Mediacoder to transcode all my rmvb files to avi for my standalone mpeg4 compatible DVD player. Can be a bit iffy unless it's setup just ...
by Phillykat
Jan 22nd, '09, 19:16
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: Converting rmvb formatted files
Replies: 6
Views: 2292

xploring wrote:I use SUPER and it works ok.

http://www.afterdawn.com/software/video ... /super.cfm
Thanks! :D I've used AVS and it works great when it works. The problem is I never know if it will or not. Sometimes the audio doesn't convert.
by Phillykat
Jan 12th, '09, 05:40
Forum: Other Asian Culture
Topic: SG Drama: The Yang Sisters and A-Go-Go Princess
Replies: 0
Views: 3148

SG Drama: The Yang Sisters and A-Go-Go Princess

I've never seen a Singaporean drama. I've spoken to an actor who was in The Yang Sisters 2 and decided to see if I could find it. I haven't. Same thing with A-Go-Go Princess. Does anyone have any ideas where I can find out if either one has been subbed? Or even the name of a fansub group that does S...
by Phillykat
Dec 31st, '08, 05:03
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: What Tawian Drama do YOU want subbed?
Replies: 72
Views: 35627

Zealousy wrote:
Phillykat wrote:This is going to sound stupid, but how are we to know what dramas have been dropped and not picked up by another group?
The fansub map.
Thank you, but somehow I'm thinking my knowing about this map isn't healthy. I've been ooo and ahhing through 2007. :D
by Phillykat
Dec 31st, '08, 04:25
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: What Tawian Drama do YOU want subbed?
Replies: 72
Views: 35627

This is going to sound stupid, but how are we to know what dramas have been dropped and not picked up by another group? I'm sure I have some idea but I tend to make things hard on myself. I'd like to see Kinship from March of this year primarily because I've been reading the blog of one of the stars...
by Phillykat
Dec 26th, '08, 06:34
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: Converting rmvb formatted files
Replies: 6
Views: 2292

Converting rmvb formatted files

Does anyone know a program that definitely recognizes the *.rmvb format and converts to anything besides the rmvb format? I did have a coverter that worked though not all the time (sometimes the audio would be gone), but now it won't recognized rmvb files at all.
by Phillykat
Oct 19th, '08, 01:34
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Best "2nd male lead gets the girl" drama?
Replies: 29
Views: 14313

Great topic. I almost always like the 2nd lead female and sometimes the male. I'm not sure why. I think they only exception is Tatta Hitotsu no Koi. I didn't think any dramas existed with the lead not getting the girl or guy. I've put Taste Sweet Love on my list to watch.
by Phillykat
Aug 24th, '08, 04:50
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: Worst J-drama Ever! (*spoilers*)
Replies: 824
Views: 213518

I've managed to fight threw all the dramas I've started but 2. They are Suishi Oji, oh my God it bored me to tears, and Binbo Dashi. I love Oguri Shun but that character angered me so much I just couldn't take it. Oh, and Gokusen 3! There's not enough Fight-o Oh in the world to make that show good.
by Phillykat
Aug 23rd, '08, 18:28
Forum: Travel
Topic: .
Replies: 157
Views: 89132

I've been dreaming of visiting Egypt and Greece since child.

I've been to every European country I've ever wanted to go to, but I wouldn't mind going back. :D

I was planning a 10 day trip to Japan and Hong Kong, but the Olympics have me wanting to do 10 days in China including Taiwan.