Saving Face

Synopsis: A romantic comedy about right, wrong and everything in between.

When 48-year-old widow Hwei-Lan Gao (Joan Chen) informs her less-than understanding father she’s pregnant, he banishes her from Flushing until she remarries or proves Immaculate Conception. With nowhere else to go, Hwei-Lan moves in with her grown daughter, Wil (Michelle Krusiec), a Manhattan doctor who doesn’t want a roommate, especially since she’s met Viv (Lynn Chen), her sexy young lover. So Wil does what any dutiful child with an expectant, unmarried mother on her hands would do: she proceeds to set Hwei-Lan up with every eligible bachelor in town.
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Saving Face 7.0

What would have been a generic romantic comedy, was brought up a couple of notches by the novel idea of having an all-Chinese cast and a lesbian love story. Good, but not great.

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