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A headstrong Chinese-American woman returns to China when her beloved grandmother is given a terminal diagnosis. Billi struggles with her family's decision to keep grandma in the dark about her own illness as they all stage an impromptu wedding to see grandma one last time.

MPAA Rating PG

Status Released

Release Date 2019-07-12

Runtime 100 minutes

Budget $0.3m

Revenue $22m


TMDB 7.5


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heather_stevens shared a tip "Sweet... I remember hearing the original podcast story years ago and I loved it!"

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nate_lambert shared a tip "GREAT movie! Just watch it!"

thomas_clark_7026 shared a tip "I absolutely loved this movie. It was filled with such heart and humor. It was one of my favorite movies of the year."

jenny_b_4282 shared a tip "Funny and sweet and sad - Awkwafina is so good"

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philip_barton shared a tip "Beautiful movie one of the best made me cry"

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micah_flores shared a tip "This was so lovely. Absolutely what I needed at the moment, nostalgia, poignancy, and all."

matt_rizzo_7734 shared a tip "Sad, heartwarming and funny. I’d like to see Awkwafina do more dramatic roles. (8.5/10)"

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debra_b. shared a tip "This isn't a laugh out loud comedy. The comedy is sublime; it lies in the amount of effort put in the deception."

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bobby_evers shared a tip "I gasped"

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zachary_kohler shared a tip "The cover of Leonard Cohen’s Come Healing that plays towards the end gets me every time."

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ana_cuprill shared a tip "Thoughtful and honest family story."

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pj_miller shared a tip "Heart breaking and uplifting are the only words I have for this story. You must experience this"

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jo_adiele shared a tip "So funny, sad, real."

gina_murphy_6989 shared a tip "This movie has it all!!! Laughs, tears, heartwarming and its true. I LOVED it!!"

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faith_airhiavbere shared a tip "I really like it also. Beautiful story"

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lauren_roberts_400 shared a tip "This movie was amazing"

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pablo_barcenas shared a tip "Loved it. Who do you belong to?"

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