“Do you believe in magic?”
The wait is lastly over. The much-anticipated “The Sound of Magic,” based mostly on the hit webtoon “Annarasumanara,” premiered final Friday, and far to individuals’s expectations, it was stuffed with plenty of magic and singing. Thankfully, followers should not have to attend each week as all six episodes have been launched in full. Curious to see what we cherished about it? Keep studying to search out out!
Disclaimer: This evaluation solely focuses on the primary two episodes of the sequence.
1. LOVED: The exceptionally gifted forged
Ji Chang Wook, Hwang In Yeop, and Choi Sung Eun are the principle forged on this sequence, and their performances have been nothing wanting superb. Not solely are they extremely gifted actors, however they’re additionally in a position to sing and maintain viewers engaged. Although musicals aren’t everybody’s cup of tea, the forged is ready to maintain the curiosity of the viewers, maintaining them immersed within the storyline and improvement of their respective characters.
Ji Chang Wook performs a magician named Rieul who is understood within the space as being the good-looking and mysterious however loopy magician who wanders the streets. He invitations Yoon Ah Yi (Choi Sung Eun) into his world of magic and innocence, assuaging any kind of burden she at present has on her shoulders. His efficiency within the first two episodes is fantastical, intriguing, and really mysterious. Viewers are left questioning what kind of improvement his character will present because the story continues.
Choi Sung Eun stars as Yoon Ah Yi, a woman with quite a lot of unhealthy luck who’s put right into a scenario the place she has to offer for herself and her little sister. It’s very saddening to see her scenario to start with, and viewers are taken to her unlucky flip of occasions in life. There is a component of wanting her to succeed, so when she meets Rieul, he looks like her knight in shining armor, and we’re all ecstatic.
Then there’s Hwang In Yeop’s position as Na Il Deung who’s cute. He’s a bystander at first, observing Yoon Ah Yi from afar whereas clearly utterly smitten along with her. He feels sympathy in the direction of her, however he doesn’t appear to know how you can assist her. His position is endearingly charming, and it’s a delight attending to see Hwang In Yeop again on the small display screen. His followers will respect his character’s improvement in even simply the primary two episodes in addition to listening to him sing for a bit. Although there’s much more to uncover along with his character, he does an ideal job of being compelling within the premiere episodes.
2. LOVED: The depth of feelings
Nothing might have ready us for a way deep the story can be. Seeing the hardships and struggles of Yoon Ah Yi and her youthful sister is heartbreaking. You can actually sympathize along with her scenario and root for her to discover a approach out of her despair. So when she will get launched to this magical world of innocence and fantasy, we change into excited along with her. The sequence gives a deep and insightful look into how the world of magic can provide a spot of therapeutic and luxury from the cruel actuality of the world. “The Sound of Magic” does this in a stupendous and uplifting approach.
3. LOVED: The cinematography
One factor that must be addressed is the cinematography. The setting is cinematically breathtaking. It lives as much as its style of being a fantasy drama with all of the colourful fireworks, lights, and pastel butterflies. The really feel of it undoubtedly provides to the magic and the present’s theme of innocence.
Everything on this magical world is so vibrant, brilliant, and colourful!
4. HATED: The comfort retailer ahjusshi
This character appeared so good and sort to Ah Yi, wanting to assist her. He supplied her a job, gave her meals, and was even about to offer her superior pay. But sadly the opposite shoe drops when we uncover that he’s a conniving, manipulative predator who’s making the most of Ah Yi’s susceptible state. This half is loathsome and miserable.
5. LOVED: The hope and innocence it provides
There’s one thing in regards to the sequence being set in an deserted theme park – the butterflies, the bubbles, and the attractive, hopeful music all actually captivate the guts. Everything about this drama is produced in a approach that evokes hope and light-weight in a hopeless world. It is a sequence that many individuals could also be needing, particularly with all of the hardships that many are going via on the planet proper now.
Hey Soompiers, how did you want the primary two episodes of “The Sound of Magic”? Let me know within the feedback beneath!
binahearts is a Soompi author whose final biases are Song Joong Ki and BIGBANG however has recently been seen obsessing over Hwang In Yeop. Make certain you observe binahearts on Instagram as she journeys via her newest Korean crazes!
Currently watching: “My Liberation Notes,” “Our Blues,” and “Sh**ting Stars”
All-time favourite drama: “Secret Garden” and “Star In My Heart.”
Looking ahead to: Won Bin’s return to the small display screen.
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