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Long Life, Happiness & Prosperity (2002)

 -  Comedy | Drama | Family  -  January 2003 (USA)
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Twelve-year-old Mindy Ho inexpertly tries Taoist magic to fix her single mother's financial situation and seemingly hopeless romantic prospects.

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Kin Ho Lum
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Mindy Lum
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Bing Lai
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Shuck Wong
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Alvin Ng
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Nelson Zong
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Ada Lai
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Tam
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Hun Ping Wong
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Lee-Tai-Tai / Yeu Wong
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Raymond
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Peter Lai
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Ernie the Manager
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Mindy Ho, an eccentric, strong-minded 12-year-old, stages Taoist magical experiments to save her harried single mother from financial and romantic ruin. Her misdirected charms appear to cause an aging security guard to lose his job and a local butcher to win the lottery, ultimately forcing each man to face his worst fears. Whether it's through Mindy's spells, her monumental sense of purpose--or it's that life's mysterious logic is at work--her mother's drab existence is enlivened. Written by Sujit R. Varma

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Wong's Waltz
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Engineered by Pete Wonsiak
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A thoroughly charming film
13 September 2002 | by (Toronto, ON) – See all my reviews

This is a completely charming movie about a little girl's attempts to use traditional Chinese magic to improve her mother's life. Valerie Tian completely steals the show in the role of the little girl. Sandra Oh and Chang Tseng also give good performances, as you would expect.


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