ReviewDisney+ K-drama review: Moving – fantastic 5-star superhero saga reaches epic finale that moves us to tears
Lifting comic-book pulp to epic and emotional heights in a soaring superhero story, Moving shows what’s possible when series are given the freedom to experimentSome of the series’ most moving moments are also its most unexpected, while the grand five-episode climax is truly unforgettableKorean drama reviewsPierce ConranPublished: 7:45pm, 21 Sep, 2023Why you can trust SCMP
This article contains mild spoilers.
Lead cast: Ryoo Seung-ryong, Han Hyo-joo, Zo In-sung, Go Youn-jung, Lee Jeong-ha, Kim Do-hoon, Cha Tae-hyun, Ryoo Seung-bum
Most K-dramas tend to be quite rigid with their narratives. This gives them an approachable and familiar charm that has made them the go-to form of entertainment for legions of viewers around the world – but it can also hold them back.
Without the element of surprise and the freedom to experiment, shows can limit themselves. The emotional highs they chase can only be so cathartic, and the convenient resolutions they reach only so satisfying.