Tag Archive: Doctor X

Jan 25 2018

dLibrary Japan launches Japanese drama streaming service in North America

Drama-MAX-dLibrary-Japan-intro-2018-1

When dLibrary Japan’s ad showed up in my Facebook feed boasting legal streams of Doctor X, Sanada Maru, and Matsuko no Shiranai Sekai, I was on their website signing up for the free one-week trial faster than you could say “Shippai shinai no de!” dLibary’s lineup might look familiar to cable subscribers who’ve used the …

Continue reading »

Apr 26 2013

Doctor X – Episode 8 (Review)

Drama-MAX-Doctor-X-EP8pic_01

Doctor X ~ Gekai Daimon Michiko Episode 8 Review by David Cirone Michiko Daimon (Ryoko Yonekura) works to save Professor Torii SUMMARY Daimon successfully completes Professor Torii’s surgery as Busujima and the news reporters watch from the observation room. Teito University Hospital chairman Teshigahara, Busujima’s boss, is furious that a “temp” doctor performed such an …

Continue reading »

Apr 12 2013

Doctor X – Episode 7 (Review)

Drama-MAX-Doctor-X-EP7pic_01

Doctor X ~ Gekai Daimon Michiko Episode 7 Review by David Cirone Professor Torii pleads with Michiko Daimon to ignore his illness. SUMMARY Torii continues to deny treatment, and powers through the completion of his research presentation. As soon as he hits “send” on his PC, his condition worsens, but he insists on getting ready …

Continue reading »

Mar 26 2013

Doctor X – Episode 6 (Review)

Drama-MAX-Doctor-X-EP6pic_01

Doctor X ~ Gekai Daimon Michiko Episode 6 Review by David Cirone Daimon tries to save the life of an old family friend. SUMMARY Teito University Hospital Director Busujima knows a lot about Daimon’s past. Her father was his classmate in medical school, but he and Busujima parted ways over Daimon’s high moral standards and …

Continue reading »

Mar 12 2013

Doctor X – Episode 5 (Review)

Drama-MAX-Doctor-X-EP5pic_01

Doctor X ~ Gekai Daimon Michiko Episode 5 Review by David Cirone Young patient Saki pleads for Daimon’s help. SUMMARY Busujima questions Daimon’s manager Kanbara about the identity of “Doctor X”. Kanbara claims to know nothing, but a nearby photo of Michiko Daimon in Cuba matches the newspaper story everyone’s been looking at behind closed …

Continue reading »

Mar 03 2013

PicSpam: Doctor X

Drama-MAX-Doctor-X-Oricon-1

Promotion photos from Ryoko Yonekura’s medical series Doctor X – Gekai Daimon Michiko

Continue reading »

Feb 26 2013

Doctor X – Episode 4 (Review)

Drama-MAX-Doctor-X-EP4pic_01

Doctor X ~ Gekai Daimon Michiko Episode 4 Review by David Cirone Kaji (Masanobu Katsumura) and Daimon Ryoko Yonekura) battle over procedure. SUMMARY Surgeon Hideki Kaji (Masanobu Katsumura) is profiled on television as a “Super Doctor.” In his interview, he claims that practicing medicine is his “priceless life’s work,” but in reality, he’s in love …

Continue reading »

Feb 12 2013

Doctor X – Episode 3 (Review)

Drama-MAX-Doctor-X-EP3pic_01

Doctor X ~ Gekai Daimon Michiko Episode 3 Review by David Cirone SUMMARY Teito University Hospital is holding a special seminar on patient feelings, guiding its surgeons through polite small talk to avoid lawsuits and monster patients. A better bedside manner is encouraged for all, especially Michiko Daimon. The bureaucratic nature of the hospital is …

Continue reading »

Older posts «