About

A Taiwanese-American man is happily settled in New York with his American boyfriend. He plans a marriage of convenience to a Chinese woman in order to keep his parents off his back and to get the woman a green card. Chaos follows when his parents arrive in New York for the wedding.

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Directed by

Ang Lee

Written by

Ang Lee (Screenplay)
James Schamus (Screenplay)
Neil Peng (Screenplay)

Runtime

109 minutes

Country

United States of America, Taiwan

Language

Mandarin

Tagline

A little deception at the reception.

Cast

Keywords

family wife husband relationship parent child relationship gay new york independent film homosexuality wedding coming out wedding night chinese restaurant taiwan asian lgbt gay couple man pretending to be straight

Photos

Lists

1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die Steven Jay Schneider

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Foreign Language Film