The Complete Package Involving Comedy, Romance, và Family Problems
This drama is one of the most popular sit-coms in South Korea. The success of the drama even brought to light High Kick Season 2 and High Kick Season 3.
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Of course, even though the cast is different in every season, the story is so good that the audience is not bored at all & the drama managed to lớn achieve success up until the last season. In addition to providing a very entertaining comedy-drama, this drama is also equipped with stories about family problems & romance mixed with comedy that intrigues the audience. Let’s find out more about High Kick! season 1!
High Kick 1: Review
The drama tells the story of Lee Yoon-ho (Jung Il-woo), a motorcycle maniac who engages in many fights at school và is known for his high kick, and Lee Min-ho (Kim Hye-seong) who enjoys spending time on scale models và web blogs. The two are brothers born a year apart but attend the same class at school. These two portray completely opposite Korean teenage characters in a comical way. & of course, there’s the rest of the family. Their father, Jun-ha Lee (Jeong Jun-ha), a full-time stock investor since being laid-off from work, nevertheless optimistic và reckless; their mother Park Hae mi (Park Hae-Mi), an oriental medicine doctor và always overly confident; their grandfather Lee Soon Jae (Lee Sun-jae), who loves money more than anything in the world; their grandmother Nah Mun Hee (Na Moon-hee), who is always defeated by her daughter-in-law in ongoing status quarrels, are just a few of them.
Their uncle Lee Min-yong (Kim Hye-seong) is a 27-year-old single dad. After going through a premature marriage & early divorce, he enjoys his life back in the dating scene with his half-single và half-married status, while continuing to encounter emotionally-involved moments with his ex-wife Shin Ji at times. High Kick! is a situation comedy, which portrays the everyday lives of the main characters colliding with each other in a comical way. However, at a certain point, the surprising mysteries of their seemingly-normal surrounding characters begin khổng lồ unravel one by one. Và here is a funny screenshot from the drama!
The screenshot shows the moment where Lee Min-ho và his uncle Lee Min-yong were chased together. Lee Min-ho was chased by his brother Lee Yon-ho for threatening him so that Min-ho could escape from his enemy Yon-ho, after being taken hostage by him.
And his uncle, Lee Min-yong, was chased by his father because he wanted to lớn divorce his wife Shinji because his wife wanted lớn continue his dream as a composer in Russia. In this scene, Lee Min-ho and his uncle Lee Min-yong both get high kicks from Yon-ho and his father.
In the screenshot above we can see the cooperation between these two brothers. Not getting along at the beginning of the episode, the situation makes Lee Min-ho willing to help Lee Yon-ho.
That could happen because Lee Yon-ho was punished by his parents and was not allowed to lớn use his cellphone after being caught fighting. Being really bad at explaining everything makes Lee Yon-ho unable to lớn escape punishment.
Lee Min-ho is willing to help Lee Yon-ho khổng lồ explain the truth to their parents under the agreement Lee Yon-ho lớn give Lee Min-ho all his allowance; Min-ho needs money to lớn buy the necklace Kang Yoo-mi wants.
In this scene, it appears that Lee Joon-ha, who is the father of Lee Min-ho and Lee Yon-ho, finally got a job. Their family was very happy to hear the news và fully supported him, Joon-ha was also very enthusiastic & did his best on his first day of work.
His family even prepared dinner và champagne lớn celebrate Joon-ha’s new job. Upon Joon-ha’s return from the office, their family gathered to lớn greet Joon-ha. He was very happy because his trùm cuối praised his work, he also gave a few words lớn show how grateful he was lớn finally start his job back.
In the scene above, it’s the day of Kim Bum’s birthday. But a few days before, Kim Bum accidentally broke grandfather Min-ho’s Ginseng, which made his grandfather very angry. Since that day Kim Bum never dared lớn come back to his house because he was afraid of his grandfather.
Kim Bum, who was sad because he never came again, tried lớn persuade his grandfather to forgive him và his grandfather promised lớn forgive him & told him khổng lồ come, he even gave a birthday present lớn Kim Bum.
After getting ready lớn blow out the candles, suddenly, his grandfather Min-ho catches Kim Bum from behind và says that after he has finished singing “Happy Birthday” to lớn Kim Bum, he will kill him, by which of course, he meant just giving him a lesson. At that time, Min-ho sang “Happy Birthday” very very slowly và hoped to lớn be able to lớn sing ‘Happy Birthday” khổng lồ Kim Bum forever, khổng lồ protect Kim Bum.
High Kick 1: The Castsoompi.com
Telling a story about family, here are the players in High Kick 1, along with the characters they play.
Lee Soon-jae as Lee Soon-jaeThe head of the Lee family, he works alongside his daughter-in-law at his Korean medicine hospital. Being the oldest in the family, he can be harsh & strict toward his family members & thinks only about himself. He always kicks or hits other members of the family. Due lớn this aggressive behavior, Soon-jae acts as the dictator of the Lee household và no one opposes what he says.중앙일보
Na Moon-hee as na Moon-heeSoon-jae’s wife, she is incredibly strong and has an enormous appetite, which she passes on to lớn Joon-ha. Despite her age, she does all of the cooking & cleaning and looks after Joon (Min-yong’s baby). Since Soon-jae and Hae-mi often berate & insult her, she often has daydreams of them suffering. Lượt thích Min-yong, she is annoyed by Hae-mi, & would vì chưng anything to lớn embarrass her.
Jeong Jun-ha as Lee Joon-haSon of Soon-jae và Moon-hee, he is a huge strong man with an enormous appetite, nicknamed as the “Lord of Gluttony.” Laid off from the company he was working, he spends his time at home as an unsuccessful investor and depends on the earnings of his wife, who is the main doctor at his father’s hospital.
Choi Min-yong as Lee Min-yongA late-born son of Soon-jae & Moon-hee, he works as a PE teacher at Pungpa High School where his nephews go to school. Min-yong is the opposite of Joon-ha in many ways: he is a slim man with straight hair, less lazy, more handsome, & employed, but has a nasty attitude toward Soon-jae and Park Hae-mi, while Joon-ha is more like Moon-hee; a plump man with curly hair, very lazy, dumb looking, overweight, và unemployed, but more sympathetic than Min-yong. Returning to his parent’s house after a short-lived marriage with Shin Ji, he lives in an expanded & modified storeroom upstairs, which is connected with the main house with a fireman’s pole.
Park Hae-mi as Park Hae-miThe wife of Lee Joon-ha, she is a doctor that works with Lee Soon-jae. Hae-mi was in love with another man before her marriage. Accepting Joon-ha’s proposal was to lớn rival the lover who had dumped her, which Joon-ha finds out in one of the episodes. She gave financial tư vấn to Soon-jae’s hospital when it was near the brink of closing down, and is much more popular than Soon-jae as a doctor.wordpress.com
Kim Hye-seong as Lee Min-hoThe eldest son of Lee Joon-ha & Park Hae-mi. Being very bright, but physically small and soft, he is often portrayed as a “mama’s boy,” & always quarrels with his younger brother Yoon-ho, who is in the same class at Pungpa High School. An easy target to bully due to his weak appearance, while Yoon-ho would simply fight back no matter the odds. The contrast between the two brothers is one of the main themes of the show. At school, he sits in the very front of the classroom along with Kim Bum, who he has been best friends with for a long time, & they embrace each other in a sign of friendship.google.com
Jung Il-woo as Lee Yoon-hoThe youngest son of Lee Joon-ha & Park Hae-mi. He is a tall, strong, và handsome boy known for his high kick and a motorcycle maniac. He also narrates the story of the show. He is very popular among the girls in Pungpa High School, though his grades are low and he sometimes demonstrates his utter ignorance. As one episode disclosed, Yoon-ho was as bright as Min-ho in his childhood, but after riding on the back of the motorcycle of a friend of Joon-ha’s, he became completely absorbed in fighting & motorcycles; Joon-ha is blamed by Hae-mi for Yoon-ho’s bad grades & delinquent behavior. Yoon-ho is often misunderstood and sometimes blamed for things he has not done.
Shin Ji as Shin Ji or Shin Bong-heeThe ex-wife of Lee Min-yong và the mother of Joon. Loves music, và is trying khổng lồ get a job at the music industry, singing CF songs & taking auditions for musicals. She asked for a divorce from Min-yong, wishing to lớn study abroad in Moscow, but came back lớn Korea in a short time. Min-yong and her take turn in taking care of Joon, though Joon seems lớn be in the Lee household most of the time presumably due to Shin Ji’s busy schedule.
Seo Min-jung as Seo Min-jungAn English teacher at Pungpa High School, and the homeroom teacher of Min-ho, Yoon-ho, Bum, Chan-sung, & Seung-hyun. She rents the apartment that Min-yong and Shin Ji used to live in & lives there with Shin Ji after her return from the short & unsuccessful attempt to study in Moscow.wordpress.com
Kim Bum as Kim BumLee Min-ho’s best friend, desiring lớn become the proper member of the family. The two boys are very close & care for each other. He has a crush on Yoo-mi later in the sitcom.
Park Min-young as Kang Yoo-miLee Min-ho’s girlfriend. Very pretty but extremely poor at studies, always getting the lowest scores at school. She is also secretly three years older than her schoolmates, but only Kim Bum, Lee Min-ho, Lee Yoon-ho, & Lee Min-yong, who doesn’t care about that so much, know about it.
Lee Su-na as Lee Su-na a.k.a. Gaeseong-daek & Lee Yu-naNa Moon-hee’s best friend, currently jailed in prison for murdering her sister. She escaped from prison and fled lớn Moon-hee’s house many times, but each time Soon-jae turned her in.
Yeom Seung-hyun as Yeom Seung-hyunAnother classmate of Min-ho & Yoon-ho, và the rival of Yoon-ho. In the later episodes, he competes with Yoon-ho for Seo Min-jung’s attention.Naver
Hwang Chansung as Hwang Chan-sungYum Seung-hyun’s friend & one of Yoon-ho’s rival, he’s a trouble maker at Pungpa High School, but after being betrayed by Seung-hyun, he becomes Yoon-ho’s friend.Naver
Go Chae-min as Lee JunMin-yong & Shin Ji’s infant child. At the very beginning of the show, the grown-up Joon appears as an astronaut. He can be seen in nearly every episode in a few scenes but never does anything apart from sleeping or just crying.Naver
Na Hye-mi as na Hye-miA classmate of Yoo-mi, transferred from a different school in the later episodes (starting from episode 116). She chases Yoon-ho around, publicly broadcasts herself as Yoon-ho’s girlfriend, lies khổng lồ him to lớn attract his attention, & deeply annoys him.
Hong Sun-chang as Hong Sun-changVice-principal of Pungpa High School. He is extremely sarcastic.Naver
Yoon Seo-hyun as Lee Seo-hyunHe is a detective and is usually seen handling the cases behind the Yoo-mi family. He also has a crush on Shin Ji.
Noh Joo-hyun as Seo Joo-hyunSeo Min-jung’s father. He opposes the relationship between Min-yong and Min-jung.Naver
Seo Hyun as Han Young-minMember of the staff in a musical Shin Ji played in. He has a crush on Shin Ji even though he is younger than her, và they go out for a short period of time.
High Kick 1: The Soundtrack
OST Part 1Unstoppable High Kick – Moogadang
This tuy vậy is part of the original soundtrack of High Kick! or also known as Unstoppable High Kick. This tuy nhiên is the opening tuy vậy of this drama.