This really should be a dropped drama post, but I saw this one early in my drama watching career before I accepted that it is okay to walk away from a drama you are hating. I hope I can save you 16 hours of your life and tell you right off the bat, this drama can be skipped.
Tag: Rating: Skip It
Congratulations Nevertheless, you have now replaced Do Do Sol Sol La La Sol as my most hated Korean drama of all time. This really should be a dropped drama post, but I had three friends watching it and felt forced to finish it because they kept asking me if I saw the latest episode.
My Roommate is a Gumiho started off really strong with the fantasy world they created and characters in it. It was funny and pulled you into their world. But around episode 10, the writers seemed to not know where they were taking it and took the drama in a turn for the worse as they made up illogical plot points.
It only took me 7 months, but I have finally finished reviewing all 31 dramas I watched in 2020! At first I thought that was a lot. But to justify it in my head, it really is only an average of 2.5 dramas a month and thanks to covid, we were in a stay at … Continue reading 2020 Watch List/Year In Review
Welp, there have been worse dramas and I made it to the end of this one without dropping it. Does that count as saying something positive?
The story line is so confusing and hard to keep up with. The legal jargon and debating is so thick and bogs your brain down, especially when hearing it in Korean and trying to read English subtitles. There are so many characters to keep track of. The writers keep telling the story through flashbacks, seriously, almost every 2 scenes is a flashback to a different time and all the skipping around has you confused what the heck is happening.
My main problem with this drama was the set up of the show, the horrible treatment of the female lead and the dragging and repetitiveness of the plot the last half of the drama. The cute romance scenes and nice character development of the female lead were great, but not enough to get me to forget about the dislikes.
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Run On tells the love story of Ki Seon Gyeom, a national track athlete Oh Mi Joo, a subtitle translator.