Desperate Mr. X

Desperate Mr. X


Total votes: 17

Director: Kim Jung Hoon

Screenwriter: Kwak Kyung Yoon

Aired on: Sep 2, 2022

Total Episodes: 6

Duration: 38 min.

Year: 2022

Country: South Korea

Native Title: 위기의 X

Content Rating: 15+ – Teens 15 or older

Alternative Titles: Critical X, X in Crisis, Crisis X, Wigiui X

Genre: Comedy, Drama


A hyperrealistic comedy-drama depicting the crisis of each generation living in the present era. It tells the story of a simpleton, Mr. A, who suddenly has to struggle to survive after being faced with a three-tier combo, being urged to resign, going from rags to riches, and facing the realities of aging.

(Source: HanCinema)

~~ Adapted from the essay “I’m An Old Man, It Hurts”.


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