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If you are confused about whether to watch the Signal drama, then get ready to read this Signal drama review.
If you are new to Korean dramas, here is a warning: you will get addicted. Yes! Kdramas are quite addicting & if you start once, you will not be able to stop watching them.
The reasons for Kdrama addiction are – best romance, interesting plot, different culture & a lot of comedy moments. They successfully create an emotional connection with the viewers.
You may have heard that Kdramas are popular for their romance. But wait, there are numerous thriller dramas you will find interesting. Thriller Kdramas are one of the best when it comes to storyline & twists.
Signal Drama Review
Signal is a Korean drama of 16 episodes aired from January 22 to March 12, 2016, on the tvN channel in Korea. Now, it is available worldwide to watch on Netflix. The series was inspired by real-life criminal incidents in Korea, including the Hwaseong serial murders.
Two detectives Park Hae Yeong & Lee Jae Han from the present (2015) and from the past (1989) communicate via walkie-talkie to solve different cases & a long-time unsolved case.
Lee Je Hoon plays the role of “Park Hae Yeong” who is a profiler in the present. He finds a walkie-talkie that connects him to a detective in the past.
Kim Hye Soo plays the role of “Cha Soo Hyun” who is a detective in the present. She leads the “Long Term Cold Case team.”
Jo Jin Woong plays the role of “Lee Jae Han” who is a detective from the past. He gets connected to Park Hae Yeong through walkie-talkie.
Why You Should Watch?
Signal is one of the top-rated & popular thriller dramas. Why? Because of its storyline, great actors & suspense. It will keep you hooked till the end. It will encourage you to watch the next episode.
As they talk with each other, they try to solve different cases. Hence, you get to see many cases getting solved by them. You will get to know who was behind each case, how it was conducted, etc.
Besides thriller, you also get to see a little bit of romance between Lee Jae Han & Cha Soo Hyun. The drama shows how they met, what happened to them later. It is good to see some romance in a thriller drama.
Talking about the ending, Kdramas are famous for their sad or happy ending. The ending of Signal is a bit confusing but will make you happy. The ending is what makes you think of Signal season 2.
This drama has been remade in Chinese & Japanese language. This proves why the ratings are high. Everybody loved the Signal drama. You will never get to see any negative reviews.
Signal is a must watch drama for people who are into thrillers. Even if you don’t watch thriller, it is recommended to watch this drama.
Here are some questions answered that you may ask.
Is the Signal worth watching?
Definitely Yes! It is recommended to watch the Signal drama if you are into thrillers. It is one of the highest rated Korean drama in the thriller category.
Where can I watch the Signal drama?
You can watch the drama on Netflix & Viki. If you don’t have a Netflix subscription, you can still watch it on free streaming sites.
Is Signal drama family-friendly?
Yes, the drama is family-friendly. There are no obscene scenes in this drama so it can be watched with anyone.
How long are the episodes?
All the episodes’ duration is about 60-90 mins. There is a total of 16 episodes.
Keep watching dramas !!