Spoilers for ‘Itaewon Class’ Episode 15
We decide proper from the place we left off in ‘Itaewon Class’ Episode 15, as Park Sae-ro-yi (Park Search engine optimisation-joon) will get hit by a automobile. We watch him tumble down as bleeds profusely and Jang Geun-soo (Kim Dong-hee) tries to assist Sae-ro-yi and locations a name to the cops, however is unable to do anything.
When he realizes that the thugs working with Jang Geun-won (Ahn Bo-hyun) would overpower him, he locations a name to Sae-ro-yi’s associate Seung-kwon (Ryoo Kyung-soo) who was a former thug himself and acquired an opportunity for rehabilitation and a greater life via Sae-ro-yi.
All the sequence is intense as a result of we see Sae-ro-yi lastly make it to the hospital however he is not responding. Jo Yi-seo (Park Da-mi) and Geun-soo’s kidnapping can also be not one thing that persons are conscious of as Seung-kwon is for now protecting it underneath wraps.
What grew to become attention-grabbing at this level is how the present manages to untangle the mess that it had positioned its lead characters in.
The episode ends on a surprising observe as we see Sae-ro-yi do the one factor that he had promised himself he would by no means do, and that’s to kneel in entrance of Jang Dae-hee (Yoo Jae-myung).
We first see Geun-won and Geun-soo’s confrontation, which is laden with hatred — Geun-won’s for Sae-ro-yi, Geun-soo’s for his father and his half brother and Yi-seo’s for Geun-won. This explicit scene can also be interlaced with love and that additionally comes via on this confrontation. Geun-soo’s for Yi-seo, Yi-seo’s for Sae-ro-yi, and Geun-won’s for his father Dae-hee.
Their emotions drive their actions and that’s how we discover Yi-seo discover the braveness inside herself to be sensible and manipulate Geun-won. It additionally pushes Geun-won to disclose his plans honestly to his father within the hopes that for as soon as he would do what’s finest for his son, and cease him.
Geun-soo, regardless of understanding that he won’t ever find yourself with Yi-seo tries to make sure her security when the 2 are held as hostages collectively.
We additionally see Seung-kwon get the eye he deserved on the present. In spite of everything, it’s his former thug boss who has kidnapped each Yi-seo and Geun-soo in partnership with Geun-won. So he tries to get each Yi-seo and Geun-soo out of bother with out inflicting them hurt. Alternatively, Geun-soo’s father would not appear least involved with the truth that Geun-soo is in peril. When Seung-kwon tries to come back to an understanding with Dae-hee with the proof that he had collected to date, it would not work. You see, till the very finish, there isn’t any redemption for Jang Dae-hee and that’s really appropriately. The one character that did have a possible redemption arc for Geun-won, however with this episode, we see how his father has managed to show his son right into a monster as effectively.
Talking of father and son, the episode additionally attracts parallels between two sorts of a relationship between father and son. One father (Dae-hee) has turned his son right into a monster, and the opposite (Sae-ro-yi’s father) who frees his son from every little thing that had chained him to date in life. This contains carrying the burden of hatred and the guilt of not having saved his father.
After the accident, we see how Sae-ro-yi’s unconscious permits him to let go of his father, with love and get closure lastly. This sequence has a nuance that helps us think about what sort of dynamics that this father and son would have shared, had they been given extra time collectively. It’s sure by love, belief, and delight.
Then we’ve Geun-won, who was deserted by his father for the well-being of his firm. Geun-won now offers his father one final probability to save lots of him, however Dae-hee remains to be the monster that he was previously.
He has no qualms concerning the issues he had finished previously and even within the current, his solely concern stays the wellbeing of his firm. He tries to cowl all of it up, as he did previously with Sae-ro-yi’s father’s accident by Soo-ah (Kwon Na-ra) surprisingly holds a card that stops Dae-hee from orchestrating his plans.
She resigns from the corporate and tells Dae-hee that if he a lot as considered repeating what he did a decade in the past, she would launch data that she had collected over the identical time period at Jang Company which incorporates information of irregularities, embezzlement, bribes amongst different issues.
No, she didn’t do that for Sae-ro-yi although. It was her payback for Sae-ro-yi’s father who had handled her like his personal daughter previously. She had made a promise to Sae-ro-yi’s father and in any case this time, she has discovered a technique to hold it.
On the finish, when Sae-ro-yi learns from Geun-won that his father is aware of the place he has held Yi-seo, Sae-ro-yi approaches Dae-hee. Regardless of the hazard that Yi-seo is in; all Dae-hee desires to do is to see Sae-ro-yi kneel in entrance of him and apologize. All this whereas, Sae-ro-yi managed to carry it in and never give in to Dae-hee’s calls for that stemmed from energy. This time round, with Yi-seo’s life in peril, Sae-ro-yi kneels as a result of life is extra essential than his delight. And that’s the place the episode got here to an finish.
The ultimate episode of the present will air on Saturday and may be streamed on Netflix.