Posted on 03/18/2022 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek
The novel follows four generations of a Korean family, beginning with an impoverished couple that immigrates to Japan.
Given its critical and popular success, the stakes (and rights price) were high for the limited-series adaptation.
But author Juhea Kim says that despite a few missteps, the show is "undeniably a must-watch."
See the themes and performances that Kim found most powerful in her review of Pachinko at Literary Hub.
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