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Likeable characters from 100 dramas, part 3

16 dramas with likeable characters to date, if I remember correctly (it’s been a while!). That leaves me with 84! On to part 3, another  5 dramas.

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We are family: Supportive Family Members

These dramas focus on the good, supportive family relationships, where the family members are willing to go to any lengths to support their family and or individual members of their family.  More to come in future installments of the theme. … Continue reading

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We are Family: Looking for Lost Family Members

Theme showing the struggles of finding and trying to reconnect with family members who were lost to us, orphaned children, children abandoned who want to find the truth about their origins. INDEX: 

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Imposing Family Members

Slightly related to the theme of evil relative inasmuch as imposing family members tend to be seen as meddlesome and ununderstanding, wanting to force their own mind on the young ones.  However, their intentions are not always bad, they often … Continue reading

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We are family: That Evil Bastard

One of the frequent themes in these tv series is a thoroughly exaggerated presentation of family members. They are portrayed as excessively greedy, rotten to the core, even bent on doing harm, stopping at nothing out of jealousy,  greediness and … Continue reading

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We Are Family: Dealing with the Death of a Family Member

When they are good, they often do not last long enough. We may not always meet them on screen, sometimes they remain in the background, but they often serve as a plot device for changing the characters or their priorities … Continue reading

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