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I Don't Want To Be Friends With You (2020)
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I Don't Want To Be Friends With You (2020)
Original name: 我才不要和你做朋友呢
Genre: Drama
Country: China
TV show
Story: A high school student time travels 20 years earlier to meet her mother in her younger days. Li Jinbu and her mom have always leaned on each other. A magical journey brings Li Jinbu 20 years earlier where she meets her mother Li Qingtong and they become fast friends. Coming from different generations and having different personalities, they run into funny situations. Through their time together, Li Jinbu gets to know her mother's forbearance and bravery.
Style: light, captivating, entertaining
Plot: time travel, best friends, sent to the past, mother daughter relationship, intergenerational friendship, family, friends, time traveler, changing the past or future, relationships, mother and daughter, back in time, generation

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TV show
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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TV show
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