The BEST episodes of 49 Days

Every episode of 49 Days ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of 49 Days!

A young woman named Ji-hyun was enjoying absolute bliss as she was about to be married with her fiancé, but her perfect life is shattered in a car accident that left her in a coma. She is given a second chance at life by a reaper, but it comes with a condition: she has to find three people outside of her family who would cry genuine tears for her. In order to do this, she borrows the body of Yi-kyung, a part-time employee at a convenience store.

Last Updated: 11/13/2022Network:SBS (KR)
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Episode Eighteen
star
7.97
61 votes

#1 - Episode Eighteen

Season 1 - Episode 18 - Aired 5/12/2011

Kang and Ji Hyun deliver the seal to her mother and attempt to tell her father about Min Ho. Yi Kyung also receives gifts from Ji Hyun.

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Episode One
star
7.79
88 votes

#2 - Episode One

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 3/16/2011

Shin Ji Hyun prepares for her wedding to Kang Min Ho, but an unfortunate accident causes her to end up brain-dead in a coma.

Directors: Jo Young-kwang
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Episode Seven
star
7.51
35 votes

#3 - Episode Seven

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 4/6/2011

Ji Hyun becomes Min Ho's housemaid using Yi Kyung's body, but her activities lead to negative consequences for the real Yi Kyung.

Directors: Jo Young-kwang
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Episode Eleven
star
7.47
36 votes

#4 - Episode Eleven

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired 4/20/2011

Ji Hyun goes on a search to thank the person who cried for her, while Kang searches for the truth about Ji Hyun/Yi Kyung.

Directors: Jo Young-kwang
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Episode Five
star
7.47
34 votes

#5 - Episode Five

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 3/30/2011

Depressed about her reality, the Scheduler takes Ji Hyun shopping to cheer her up. Meanwhile, Min Ho can't shake off a growing attraction towards Yi Kyung.

Directors: Jo Young-kwang
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Episode Six
star
7.47
34 votes

#6 - Episode Six

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 3/31/2011

Han Kang continually butts heads with Yi Kyung, who continually reminds him of Ji Hyun, in an attempt to cover his feelings.

Directors: Jo Young-kwang
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Episode Three
star
7.39
33 votes

#7 - Episode Three

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 3/23/2011

Ji Hyun discovers Min Ho and In Jung's affair behind her back, and their schemes against her father's company.

Directors: Jo Young-kwang
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Episode Four
star
7.39
33 votes

#8 - Episode Four

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 3/24/2011

Desperate to thwart Min Ho and In Jung, Ji Hyun races to find her seal. She learns of her best friend and fiance's long history together.

Directors: Jo Young-kwang
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Episode Twelve
star
7.36
33 votes

#9 - Episode Twelve

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired 4/21/2011

Ji Hyun starts to lose control of Yi Kyung during the day, which leaves Yi Kyung confused. Yi Kyung takes a stroll on memory lane.

Directors: Jo Young-kwang
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Episode Nineteen
star
7.35
34 votes

#10 - Episode Nineteen

Season 1 - Episode 19 - Aired 5/18/2011

Ji Hyun receives her third tear which allows her to wake up from her coma.

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Episode Ten
star
7.30
33 votes

#11 - Episode Ten

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired 4/14/2011

Her 49 days almost halfway over, Ji Hyun faces the very possible reality that no one around her truly loves her.

Directors: Jo Young-kwang
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Episode Nine
star
7.29
34 votes

#12 - Episode Nine

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired 4/13/2011

Ji Hyun's father's brain tumor worsens, prompting him to write up a new will leaving the company to Min Ho.

Directors: Jo Young-kwang
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Episode Eight
star
7.27
33 votes

#13 - Episode Eight

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 4/7/2011

Yi Kyung's presence at Min Ho's home unsettles In Jung. Meanwhile, Han Kang can't forget Yi Kyung despite firing her.

Directors: Jo Young-kwang
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Episode Thirteen
star
7.27
33 votes

#14 - Episode Thirteen

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired 4/27/2011

Worried that Kang is onto her secret, Ji Hyun is more determined to take care of the Min Ho situation before her 49 days.

Directors: Jo Young-kwang
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Episode Two
star
7.25
61 votes

#15 - Episode Two

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 3/17/2011

Ji Hyun relishes her new body when she possesses Song Yi Kyung. She applies for a job at Han Kang's restaurant.

Directors: Jo Young-kwang
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Episode Sixteen
star
7.18
61 votes

#16 - Episode Sixteen

Season 1 - Episode 16 - Aired 5/5/2011

Yi Soo recounts his heartbreaking his past with Yi Kyung. Kang and Min Ho fight over Ji Hyun while Seo Woo confronts In Jung with the truth.

Directors: Jo Young-kwang
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Episode Fourteen
star
7.17
60 votes

#17 - Episode Fourteen

Season 1 - Episode 14 - Aired 4/28/2011

Ji Hyun learns about the Scheduler's past and confronts him about it, which causes him to put things in perspective.

Directors: Jo Young-kwang
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Episode Seventeen
star
7.17
60 votes

#18 - Episode Seventeen

Season 1 - Episode 17 - Aired 5/11/2011

Both Kang and Ji Hyun race to stop Yi Kyung from running away. Min Ho tries to exorcise Ji Hyun's spirit.

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Episode Twenty
star
7.05
62 votes

#19 - Episode Twenty

Season 1 - Episode 20 - Aired 5/19/2011

Ji Hyun is able to recall her adventure during the past 49 days and receives a visit from Yi Soo, but why?

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Episode Fifteen
star
7.02
60 votes

#20 - Episode Fifteen

Season 1 - Episode 15 - Aired 5/4/2011

Yi Kyung recounts her backstory for Dr. Noh, but they are not alone. Kang takes Ji Hyun to visit her father in the hospital.

Directors: Jo Young-kwang
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