Woody Sambo

Woody Sambo (2008)

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When Sun Wu Di was still a young kid his father was kidnapped. After this event, Wu Di grew up not trusting people even those who he worked closely with. Wu Di has a narcissistic personality where he feels that those below him are inferior to him and he is perfect all around. He has a perfect girlfriend, Zu An, who is independent and smart. He has no worries! He can always read moredepend on himself. That is until he met a girl named Hu Shan Bao.

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  • Native title:

    無敵珊寶妹
  • Also Known as:

    Invincible Shan Bao Mei, I Love Shan Bao Mei ; Wu Di Shan Bao Mei ; 我愛珊寶妹

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squeakyelle
7 of 7 people found this review helpful
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Jul 28, 2012
  • Overall 9.0
  • Story 9.0
  • Acting/Cast 10
  • Music 8.0
  • Rewatch Value 10
There is one word to describe this show: CRACKTASTIC.

This show is funny, but unlike many asian dramas it doesn't suffer from trying too hard to be funny. It knows where the joke is then ENDS it. The comedy in the show is paced really well with the drama, so you wont feel as if you're stagnating in the drama or comedy for too long.

The romance is good. The characters are read more believable, and their romance progresses naturally without the plot forcing them together too soon, or keeping them apart for too long.

The villans in the drama actually have reasons for being the way they are, and at points you can really feel for them. No one is wholly evil, so you get to see the good and the bad in people and their struggle of which side will win. The mustashe twirlers are at least funny, so even if you don't identify with them at least you get to laugh at them throughout.

I had to give this a 9 out of 10 because one major storyline is just never resolved, also because although the ending was nice, it didn't really go with the rest of what the drama was.
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shinypher
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Feb 23, 2014
  • Overall 8.0
  • Story 8.0
  • Acting/Cast 9.0
  • Music 8.0
  • Rewatch Value 7.0
This drama deserves good reviews because it is very good.
I watched this because the posters catched my eyes, I didn't know anything about it before watching.
I didn't know the actors or the plot, and no one never told me anything about.
I found out it is quite good.

STORY:
The story is good. I mean, nothing great, but it is different.
The kidnapping, the company, the cooking, the weird Wu read more Di show and so on make the show funny and different, without seem too much absurd.
The commedy is well balanced, but you never feel it is going to end bad, there is also a light even in the bad moments.

CARACHTERS/ACTING/CASTING:
Carachters were perfect with their personalities. Everyone was normal, not stupid or weird.
Wu Di and Shan Bao were really amazing. I mean, I loved the fact that they never misunterstood anything about each other, they were able to face their feelings till the end.
I loved that.
Also, Nicholas and Amber were good with acting. They seemed totally natural and in their part, as if it was their real personality.
Supporting actors were quite good too, from her brothers, to the second lead, to the little cutie little girl!

MUSIC:

Well.... the music was... FUNNY!
The main song is cute and makes you laugh!
The ending too is cute, and the ballad in the show are ok.

I recommend this. It is funny and makes you also think about life and growing up.
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    Kikyostarr Aug 4, 2014

    I'm confused is this series 19 episodes with the duration of 1hr 10min or 30 episodes with the duration of 46 min because I'm on episode 15 and according to DramaFever I'm almost done. Did they just combine episodes or something?

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    micka123 Oct 1, 2013
    Reveal Spoiler »
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      meganjoy12 Oct 15, 2013

      Yes they are both played by Teo Nicholas ....I think it's supposed to be funny ... But you are right he is seriously good looking

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    Intimation Sep 14, 2013

    super cute drama. some people don't like this sort of comedy though. that's the only explanation i can see for the low rating.

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    Mary28 Aug 13, 2013

    It's funny:)

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    Mary28 Aug 13, 2013

    It was good, but it got tiring after ep 16. I basically finished it b/c i didn't want to drop it. After this drama I realized todays taiwanese dramas have improved and Chiu Roy's acting has improved.

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    dramafreak007 Aug 5, 2013

    darn. dramafever only has 15 episodes. I am bored again!

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    dramafreak007 Aug 4, 2013

    I found a place to watch this! Yay!

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    tamilu2u Jul 26, 2013

    I almost didn't find it on my drama list because it's called Invincible Shan Bao Mei on dramafever where I am watching it.

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    mystic666 May 13, 2013

    so random and funny not mention Nicholas ;)
    I liked the OST

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    jijjang Feb 14, 2013

    I'm watching this drama and really like it...but I just can't seem to fnd subs for the eps 16- 20. Does anyone know where to find them?

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      Kmuse Jul 18, 2013

      drama fever just started uploading subs for this show. They usually put up 5 a week on old shows so just check back in a few weeks.

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      jijjang Jul 28, 2013

      Oooh really? But drama fever doesn't work for me, because I live outside of the u.s. :/ Thanks for telling me anyway!

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      Ginger Aug 19, 2013

      Taiwanese dramas work on drama fever where ever you are...even outside US

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    compay Sep 6, 2012

    This show was nice. If you get to watch the NG's it's actually very funny. When I first saw the song by Nicholas Teo (the one he does for the food show), I thought WTH? But after I saw the recording of that, it's just pure comedy.

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    WenYin Jan 6, 2012

    No it is complety diffrent

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    nancydrew Apr 24, 2011

    it seems to have the same plot as invincible girl lee pyung kang. Am I right in assuming that?

Details

  • Country:

    Taiwan
  • Type:

    Drama
  • Episodes:

    30
  • Aired:

    Aug 24, 2008 to Dec 28, 2008
  • Aired On:

    Sunday
  • Network:

    TTV
  • Duration:

    46 min.

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  • Score:

    6.5 (scored by 330 users)
  • Ranked:

    #2692
  • Popularity:

    #779

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