Best Love (The Greatest Love) is a shining example of what I keep saying about rom-coms. The basic premise is always the same, all the elements are recycled in various iterations, and the end result is a foregone conclusion. The only way to create a memorable and engaging rom-com is to understand the inherent limitations and use it to your advantage. Don’t throw out tropes and expect it to be sufficient – do it correctly and uniquely, and suddenly the world is your rom-com oyster and I a paying customer.
Episode 4 Recap:
After a tense moment, Pil Joo smiles and hands the remaining rose to Ae Jung. Ae Hwan immediately starts clapping in excitement, but the rest of the production team and the audience are stunned. Kim Hee Jin is eliminated, and she immediately walks off the stage, stalking past Dokko Jin