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Asian Stories (2006)
"Asian Stories (Book 3)" (original title)

 -  Comedy | Drama  -  1 April 2006 (USA)
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Jim, the cheapest Chinese American dude in LA, has recently been left by his fiancé, Katherine two weeks before their wedding on Valentine's Day. In order to ease his pain, he asks his ... See full summary »

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Jim Lee (as James Kyson-Lee)
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Amanda
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Alex
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Gangster $2
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Deli Customer
C. William Chappell IV ...
Southern Bar Patron #5
Michelle Conry ...
Coffee Berry Owner
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Gangster #3 (as Michael Dalager)
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Minh Phuc
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Ed
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Southern Bar Patron #2
Eric Hailey ...
Pizza Guy
Susie Heckendorn ...
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Jim, the cheapest Chinese American dude in LA, has recently been left by his fiancé, Katherine two weeks before their wedding on Valentine's Day. In order to ease his pain, he asks his long-time best friend and ex-con, Alex, to kill him. Alex reluctantly agrees to give Jim his wish, but he doesn't think its a good idea to do the job down in LA. So Jim and Alex begin their journey with a trip up to Jim's Aunt's cabin in the mountains, under the strict condition that all business is to be taken care of before Valentine's Day. Written by Ronald Oda

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When Jim is jilted by his bride-to-be, he decides to convince his ex-con and best friend, Alex to kill him before Valentines Day and put him out of his lonely misery.

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This was a fun ass ride! AWESOME MOVIE!!!!
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What a great movie this was! Nothing like it i've ever seen before made by Asian Americans or anyone else.

Completely original and totally unpredictable scenes. The acting was superb, the story was great and the jokes were just amazing. I had heard great things about this movie from some people, but was really skeptical as to how good they said it was.

The movie was rather complex it was kinda like Sideways meets Garden State meets Napoleon Dynamite, but leaves you feeling pretty damn good when its over.

I really thought the writing and dialog was amazingly real and the humor was just so different and hilarious.

I would totally recommend this movie for anyone who wants to have a great time at the movies and see something completely different from the mainstream junk.


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