My Girlfriend is a Gumiho

My Girlfriend is a Gumiho (2010)

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One day after Cha Dae Woong runs away from his grandfather, he accidentally frees a nine-tailed fox who was trapped in a painting for about 500 years. He didn't realize what he has done until the Gumiho (nine-tailed fox),who took the form of a beautiful woman, appeared in front of him. Dae Woong was so frightened that he ran away from her and became severely injured. The Gumiho saved him by giving read morehim her most precious bead to share with him the mystic fox strength, as she owed him her freedom. The Gumiho then asked him to help her become human and teach her how to act like one. As time goes by, their mutual relationship grew deeper as they start to fall for each other.

  • Native title:

    내 여자친구는 구미호
  • Also Known as:

    My Girlfriend is a Nine-Tailed Fox; Nae Yeojachinguneun Gumiho; My Girlfriend is Gumiho;

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Mar 30, 2014
  • Overall 9.0
  • Story 10
  • Acting/Cast 10
  • Music 9.0
  • Rewatch Value 7.0
This was an interesting Drama ! Since , its a different take on your regular romantic comedies ! it was a bit slow for me in the first couple of minutes , but then it started to get interesting , when the Gumiho and man start to fall for each other ! its cute ! I will recommend this , for someone who is looking for a slight change from the god read more old romantic comedies ! Also it is very well acted form my point ! It has a good vibe(atmosphere) to it !
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12 of 13 people found this review helpful
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Dec 10, 2013
  • Overall 9.0
  • Story 10
  • Acting/Cast 9.0
  • Music 9.0
  • Rewatch Value 9.0
Aside from the plot what made me watch this drama is the chemistry of the two main leads which is Lee Seung Gi and Shin Min Ah's characters. I love their acting and they really compliment each other. I find Shin Min Ah really pretty and awesome as the Gumiho. She really fits the role and being a newbie in dramas she was able to handle it well. I also commend Lee read more Seung Gi's acting. It's really fun and entertaining and you will not get bored watching this drama.
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They are kind of similar in the fact that legendary characters from hundreds of years ago end up with a reluctant caregiver who gradually becomes attached to them. They are similar in plot, while Gumiho lacks the murder mystery aspect.
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Also a story about the legend of nine tails fox but with several stories.
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    Foreverwitchy 15 days ago

    I love LSG but I couldn't get past episode 4...maybe I'll try again in the future

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    Sujach Sep 14, 2016

    Is the second lead syndrome bad in this drama?

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    BAEBunnij Sep 13, 2016

    I just saw this for the third time it is timeless the story is so well done and got to be one of my top drama couple pairs of all time.

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    yehet Sep 11, 2016

    Real Action, my dream.
    This drama will never get old
    Love it love it love it!!!

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    Elena Aug 10, 2016

    kyuubi ^^

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    jxsilicon9 Aug 5, 2016

    This was my first K-drama and got me hooked on K-drama. Before this show I knew nothing about Korean dramas. I ended up watching this by accident and I was hooked.

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    Alekwang Jul 23, 2016

    I watched this two years ago and I still come back from time to time to listen to the OST, and it brings back so many memories :) This drama was really good!!

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    elli Jul 23, 2016

    I miss Lee seung gi oppa

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    maybesomeday Jul 17, 2016

    Love love love this <3 The most adorable romcom kdrama ever. I just keep rewatching it from time time. Have lost count of how many times I rewatched but still never get tired of this one. I wish there were more dramas like this one :(
    Shin Min Ah was such a cutie here. So much energy and adorable to the max. LSG was cute too : $

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    John Jul 16, 2016

    I own this drama on DVD and I love watching it.

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    MarjieJavier May 29, 2016 - edited

    I can't get pass through episode 4 because of the ineffective comedy huhu or am I just unappreciative.. HAHA :(( Pls. convince me to pursue this.

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      versaillesyoo Jun 6, 2016
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      MarjieJavier Jun 6, 2016

      Thank youuu *virtual hug*

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    Andro May 26, 2016

    I watched it 2 times

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    mia Apr 22, 2016

    re watching this again yay

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    Jiyeon Mar 21, 2016

    I just realized that park Shin hye guest in this and her name was go mi nyoe( her name in you're beautiful ) which was made in 2009

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    FiPancake Mar 9, 2016

    -.- ugh both Dong Joo and Hye In is getting on my nerves -.-


  • Country:

    South Korea
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  • Aired:

    Aug 11, 2010 to Sep 30, 2010
  • Aired On:

    Wednesday, Thursday
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  • Duration:

    1 hr. 2 min.


  • Score:

    8.3 (scored by 15,136 users)
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