It would be wonderful to help each other by listing the gems you have discovered or perhaps underrated dramas that were successful in one country and not another.
Below is my humble list and they are divided into four categories. It would be wonderful if you would also, share yours. There will be a follow up Drama Drought post listing the dramas and movies mentioned in the comments.
Surgeons (Stories Behind OR) – 外科风云 Chinese, 2017
Medical Examiner Dr. Qin 法医秦明 Chinese 2016
When a Snail Falls in Love 如果蜗牛有爱情 Chinese 2016
Signal 시그널 Korean, 2016
Memory Lost 美人为馅 Chinese, 2016
A Love so Beautiful 致我们单纯的小美好 Chinese, 2017
Fabulous Boys 原來是美男 Taiwan, 2013
It Started with a Kiss 惡作劇之吻 Taiwan, 2005
We Married as a Job 逃げるは恥だが役に立つ Japanese, 2016
Wuxia / Xianxia / Historical (Costume Dramas)
Nirvana in Fire 琅琊榜 Chinese, 2015
Princess Agents 楚乔传 Chinese, 2017
Tribes and Empires: The Storm of Prophecy 九州·海上牧云记 Chinese, 2017
Ten Miles of Peach Blossoms 三生三世十里桃花 Chinese, 2017
Could anyone recommend any wuxia dramas that aren’t well known?
Drama Drought -> Next