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60 min. Dramas

One Boyfriend Down バツ彼   이혼남   缺點累累的男人

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One Boyfriend Down,バツ彼,이혼남,缺點累累的男人
Broadcast Date

2004.7.1 ~ 2004.9.16

Episode

12 episodes

Duration

60 min. x 12 eps.

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Synopsis
He’s divorced and a bit hopeless. Although considered a “loser,” he’s still a good person. She is in her 30s. Unmarried and no kids, she is considered by some to be a bit of a loser too which is a stab in the heart for any woman. There are men who are not offensive, but somehow useless. Men in their 30s, divorced and on top of that, a bit useless. Popular, but lightweights. That they are serious, but a bit dense is another mark against them. But there are some women, for whom this is actually a turn on. This is a different love story about guys like this and the women that surround them. It shows men and women in their 30s losing their way and making mistakes as they strive for happiness in a real and candid way.

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