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Through a series of flashbacks, four Chinese women born in America and their respective mothers born in feudal China explore their pasts.
MPAA Rating R
Release Date 1993-09-08
Runtime 139 minutes
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heather_stevens shared a tip "Such a great movie!!!"
mani_m shared a tip "Beautiful"
arleisha_strauder shared a tip "Great movie about mothers and daughters, will bring you to tears"
kolika_simmons shared a tip "This movie has teeth, heart, and soul."
robyn_markow shared a tip "Another Definitive "Mother/Daughter " film."
el_di shared a tip "TTear Jerker"
laura_probst_6360 shared a tip "Read the book, watched the film, loved them both, cried with both. Depressing yet uplifting at the same time - amazing."
christine_macdonald_7440 shared a tip "One of my favourite movies...the generational stories are wonderful."
michele_young_7910 shared a tip "The relationships between mother and daughter are complicated"
SmocksandJin shared a tip "The story telling is amazing."
gale_pettiford-gladney shared a tip "Good one tear jerker 😂"
michelle_lugo_764 shared a tip "Unforgettable movie!!!"
michelle_lugo_764 shared a tip "This movie is unforgettable!!!!!!!!"
zea_ramirez shared a tip "It’s really heartfelt and a great story centered around Asian American women. Made me cry 10/10"
addisalem_dido shared a tip "??"
cynthia_stewart_epps shared a tip "Beautiful , touching and complex movie. Loved it"
nicole_wassmann shared a tip "One of my top 5 movies of all time💕"
Ria_7621 shared a tip "Absolutely loved the film, now must read the book! Gotta love Auntie Lindo!"
evelyne_aubin shared a tip "Lovely family saga. Not only is it a generational story but it's also a friendship story highly recommend it"