A Chinese waiter in a British seaside resort has time off from his restaurant and sets off to find a girl he wants to date. Armed with a box of chcolates he encounters many British types along the way.
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An amusingly scripted attack on racial and cultural prejudice that wears its steel lightly. Being Bennett, the exposition is the thing with an expected gallery of gossiping shop workers, snobbish middle classes and dourly knowing workmen. The expected denouement is made sadder by the passive quality of Man's performance, like a canvas upon which all other characters heap disdain, suspicion or weary dismissal.