Drama + Pharma

KOREA

Soul Mechanic (Fix You) (2020)

The Sh'Pill:

A Psychiatrist with unorthodox healing methods, coaches patients who don’t even realize they need help. And together, maybe they can break through, to get to the root of the problem. But first, we’ll have to see who’s fixing whom.

The Pharma 5 Watch Guide!

Best Time To Watch:

Set aside an entire day or two to watch this heartfelt drama. It will help you contemplate all day about dealing with mental health issues, especially if you or a loved one deal with mental health problems.

Prescribed For:

Having mental health issues can be stressful and painful to anyone, so try to watch this show to uplift your spirit. It is also an ideal show to watch if you want to skip the usual K-drama cliches.

Side Effects:

You can never expect to feel so many emotions in a short period. So be prepared to laugh and cry while watching the show.

Cast & Chemistry:

The actors in this drama managed to bear raw emotions in every scene. You can feel the authenticity in their portrayals, especially during the heavy moments.

Addiction Level:

3 chill pills. Despite the heartbreaking scenes, this drama will heal your soul and give you a good time.

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Original Network:

KBS2

Places To Watch:

Viki/Kocowa

Episode Count:

32 (30 min)

The LONG PILL:

Hard Pill to Swallow
Since the drama features one mental health condition per episode, some crucial elements of the ailment are missing. You may also feel that the FL’s arc was a bit weaker than the other characters.

Moments...

CASTING CALL:

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MIXED INGREDIENTS:

ALL DONE? WHAT FUN!

Exam Results:

A+

It beautifully sheds light on the usually taboo topics about mental health. The actors’ portrayals and the smart storytelling will keep you hooked from start to finish.

Heart Effects:

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