Zhao is an aging bachelor who hasn’t been lucky in love. Thinking he has finally met the woman of his dreams, Zhao leads her to believe he is wealthy and agrees to a wedding far beyond his means. Zhao’s best friend Li hatches the idea to raise the money by refurbishing an abandoned bus.
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Charming and bittersweet, Zhang perfectly balances humour with strong drama. Gone are the bold, vibrants colours that usually dominate his mise en scene, replaced with a naturalist feel set in the present day. Full of natural, imperfect characters, it really is a beautiful effort.
It starts off as a comedy, and does a good job at that, but evolves into a quite profound and emotional movie where there are no easy solutions for a difficult situation. Very touching, and Jie Dong's debut performance is incredible.
le daria 3,5... es una buena película, por momentos me hacia recordar la vida es bella por eso no le coloco más estrellas, pero a pesar de eso me parece una entretenida película por momentos con un humor especial y también logra emocionar...