Stay With Me

Stay With Me (2016)

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After an agression leading to an accidental drowning, Li Wei Wei, a famous fashion designer, loses 7 years of her memory. Whereby her memories stop at when she was 23. Her ex, whom she can't remember at all, is now her rival in the fashion industry and her fiancé is none other than her childhood best-friend. Trying to hide her memory loss, Li Wei Wei learns that she used to be a read morecold-hearted and cruel woman. As she meets more and more Chen Yi Du, her ex, she once again falls in love with him. But the past made him distrust her so much he now hates her. Huo Xiao, the fiancé, suspect Chen Yi Du of Li Wei Wei agression. He does everything in his power to protect Li Wei Wei and win over her heart.

  • Native title:

    放棄我,抓緊我

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QAS
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11 days ago
  • Overall 6.0
  • Story 6.0
  • Acting/Cast 7.0
  • Music 6.0
  • Rewatch Value 4.5
I watched every episode until #20, but the erratic mood swings of Wei Wei and Yi Du, made me feel restless and listless. I switched to watching every five episodes until I reached the end of the line. The cast did a very good acting job.

Wei Wei acted like a childish teenager, as she kept pursuing Yi Du, even though he treated her shabbily. Yi Du was so trusting of his read more friend, who was his mortal enemy, yet he distrusted Wei Wei frequently, that I wanted to slap his head. Huo Xiao began to act needy and manipulative, which made me unsympathetic toward him. Mo Fan irritated me constantly with his distorted revenge plot. Some of the supporting characters were too melodramatic. At the end, Mo Fan went to jail for his criminal acts, but Yi Du was too forgiving. He treated Wei Wei much worse, especially dumping her in some rural area, with no cell phone or money. At best, this drama should have been 30 episodes long. Zhang Duo is a very attractive man, but I could not tolerate his character, Mo Fan. Derek Chang was my favorite cast member. His character seemed the most normal.
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Mitta
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11 days ago
  • Overall 7.5
  • Story 7.0
  • Acting/Cast 8.5
  • Music 9.0
  • Rewatch Value 6.0
Stay With Me is a rom-com slash light-hearted romantic melo about too many second chances, obsessive love and a fairly weak case of revenge by proxy. The story has some ridiculous, rather makjang-like elements and is full of plot-holes but at the same time is addictively funny and heartwarming.

Wang Kai is sizzling hot playing a romantic lead, a genre that is somewhat new for him and I have to say he read more does not disappoint. Joe Chen’s already a proven actress and gotta give it to her pulling off a character that on some less capable actresses may come off as annoying and silly. But in the hands of Joe Chen, she gives Wei Wei an edge and a backbone but at the same time gives us the comic relief that is part and parcel of this character. Their natural chemistry is one of the highlight of this show.

The draw of Wang Kai may have enticed me to watch this drama and it did have enough content to keep me glued. I almost wanted to drop it at 30+ episodes when our lovely OTP keeps going back and forth breaking up and making up - one too many times. Characters don’t seem to have a constancy about them, changing colors too frequently - forgiving and forgetting seem to be the mantra of the day. The second and third OTPs are decent and deserve the screen time, giving the show an added notch of flair. But the uncle and sidekick pair got under my skin. I find these two serving very little purpose other than screen fillers and agitating the heck out of everyone.

The production set is very chic and modern. Whether it is the offices, the residences, restaurants or even the hospital, you see a very rich and slick Shanghai. Granted, it is about high fashion and the characters are all wealthy. Something I’ve noticed lately with many of the contemporary cdramas. Product placement is also front and center. Quite blatant and after 30+ episodes it can get a bit in your face.

The OST is catchy and worth downloading.

Leave your brains at home, just soak it in for pure entertainment and enjoy this perfectly imperfect show.
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In both series the girl is an arrogant rich woman who after she loses her memory, she learns the true meaning of life.
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In both series an accident causes the main actress to lose her memory about some years of her life.
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    rationalbeings 5 days ago

    this drama is so erratic. dropped at ep 15, i feel bad to have wasted my day coming so far. Second lead syndrome is too strong in this one as well. not worth the watch, but Joe Chen was charming in the episodes I managed to get through.

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    Nayomi7777 6 days ago

    I love this drama amazing chemistry, great actor and actress. This drama is so good highly recommend. Joe Chen and Wang Kai is my fav :))

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    NWCDH 10 days ago - edited

    Happy end ?

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    Kiseki 11 days ago - edited

    Best character in this drama is Leo, he's hilarious and super cute.

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      JoyceC 11 days ago

      I totally agree. I also love how protective he is of WeiWei

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      QAS 11 days ago - edited

      The only character that I would rate highly, is Leo. He was funny, cute and wise, despite some immature moments.

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    Reader 12 days ago

    Poor Huo Xiao

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    Meggie Chen 13 days ago - edited

    is anyone else having a hard time sticking to the drama? im not even motivated to finish it. the cast is great but the story line is SOOOOO boring

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      QAS 11 days ago - edited

      Yes! I had to step away from the drama, because I was not feeling empathy for Wei Wei and Yi Du. I decided to watch every five episodes, half-way in the drama. The last episode was okay. I was disappointed in Yi Du forgiving Mo Fan. Yi Du treated Wei Wei worse, but love is blind or stupid.

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    arbios 13 days ago

    the rating is falling now that the drama is over lol

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    alnaa24 14 days ago - edited

    is this worth watching?

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      3ngin33r 14 days ago

      More than half of the drama is fillers and story going in circles

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      deedumz 13 days ago

      My honest opinion... no.. I was so excited for this and managed to get through the first few episodes. Then it just went downhill. I ended up just fast forwarding through a few more episodes and just said "F" it and watched the very last episode! lol..

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      QAS 11 days ago - edited

      Not really! I only started watching it, because of Wang Kai, and watched the first twenty episodes half-heartedly. The two main characters' behavior is so erratic, that you wouldn't want to visit with them. Eventually, I skimmed the episodes, and watched the final episode today.

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      Nayomi7777 6 days ago

      Its worth watching!

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    Geanina 14 days ago - edited

    The story was such a mess LOL It felt like instead of having a good writer and director helming the series, a cat was playing with the remote control, constantly pushing the FFW and RW buttons... that's how stupid the development was with the main couple hooking up and breaking up on and on ... for breakfast, lunch and supper :P
    But watching Kai Kai in a rom-com for the first time was a pleasure and Chen Joe's character was quite hilarious most of the time. Also having Kimi resurrected on screen was such a bittersweet experience...
    So all in all, even though the drama is ridiculous story wise, I still thoroughly enjoyed it and I was always excited waiting for new episodes (not to mention waiting for more than a year for it to actually start airing).
    I'll miss my daily dose of Kai Kai *sigh*
    6/10

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    rian 15 days ago

    I think it's 39 EP Viki change info before it was 45 EP.

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    hazel321 15 days ago - edited

    I'm having a hard time making it to 39, and now 45...I don't know if I can do this.

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      QAS 11 days ago

      You could do what I did. I hurdled over every five episodes, and watched the final episode.

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      hazel321 10 days ago

      I may do something like that. I want to know how it turns out, but can't get through the overly silly plot.

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    Ruyi 15 days ago - edited

    Didn't it have 39 episodes before? Now it has 45 episodes?! That's confusing.... i guess they had more things to add in the story???

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      arbios 15 days ago

      but viki has 39 episodes uploaded so far and says that episode 40 will be released on the 4th

      again this is so confusing lol

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      Geanina 15 days ago - edited
      Reveal Spoiler »
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      Nubii 15 days ago

      China tv shows like to use an episode to show bts stuff, other random stuff and I am hoping they might do a tribute to Qiao Ren Liang (Kimi).

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      Seri Lee 15 days ago

      i've watched until ep 39.. and the i think that's already the last episode with happy ending..

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    Ruyi 16 days ago - edited

    ok.. i'm sorry but i'm going to skip a lot.... i didnt watch episodes between ep 30 and 35 and i'm not going to watch episodes 35-38... it's too boring so... i just wanna see them getting married! Especially the couple i ship, Leo and Tiffany~~~ ( but weiwei and yidu, you guys are cute couple too! Just... don't break up too much.....)

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      jonin 15 days ago - edited

      In the middle of all that mess of a script we find out something important at the end of episode 36. Watch that and maybe if you feel up to it the beginning of 37.

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      Ruyi 15 days ago - edited

      nah, I'm not gonna watch it! But instead... if you've watched it, then can you please tell me what was the important thing at the end of ep 36? (don't forget to make it a spoiler :)) Thank you~

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      jonin 15 days ago - edited
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    sweetmint 16 days ago - edited

    is this drama good?

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      arbios 16 days ago

      yes imo

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      jonin 15 days ago

      The script is lacking and for me although the show had an mazing line-up, it was very disappointing. However, such an opinion is subjective...

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    Yuki 16 days ago - edited

    in which ep li wei wei regain her memory????

Details

  • Country:

    China
  • Type:

    Drama
  • Episodes:

    39
  • Aired:

    Dec 11, 2016 to Jan 3, 2017
  • Aired On:

    Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Sunday
  • Network:

    Hunan TV
  • Duration:

    45 min.

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  • Score:

    7.7 (scored by 271 users)
  • Ranked:

    #1668
  • Popularity:

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