Posted on May 26, 2017
“Chicago Typewriter” aired recently on South Korea’s tvN network and could be worth watching, if and when it comes out on DVD with English subtitles.
Han Se Joo (Yoo Ah In) is a famous writer on a worldwide book tour. While in Chicago he comes across an old 1930s typewriter originally from Kyungsung, Korea, and is immediately drawn to it.
The owner of the typewriter is unwilling to part with it, that is, until the typewriter takes its destiny into its own hands (keys) by using its supernatural powers. Freaked out, the owner has a change of heart and decides to sell to Se Joo.
By way of a romantic interest, the young woman charged with delivering the typewriter to Se Joo’s mansion is his number one fan, Jeon Sul (Im Soo Jung) …
As soon as Jeon Sul shows up outside Se Joo’s mansion with the typewriter, strange things start to happen … cue spooky music interspersed with K-pop …