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Credited cast:
Chia-yen Ko ...
Miao Miao
Sandrine Pinna ...
Hsiao-Ai (as Yung-yung Chang)
Wing Fan ...
Chen Fei
Kang Jen Wu ...
Chia-Sin, Bei
Chung-heng Chu ...
Ai's father
Toyoharu Kitamura ...
Leo Chen ...
Math teacher
Chen-Ya Wu ...
No. 5
Shao-Huai Chang ...
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Yung-Feng Lee ...
Second-hand record store owner
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Amiya Lee
Hsin-Hung Tsai
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A Fluffy, Heavyhanded, but Watchable Diversion. You Could Do Much Worse.
28 June 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I went into this movie not knowing anything about it, and I believe that that was in fact the best way, with no expectations. It has a lot going for it. The acting was good, and the actors themselves were likable. The plot, while simple, was solid, if not unique, and it had good, if not great pacing. it is a very Taiwanese movie, cinematically.

On the other hand, it is short, not even an hour and a half, when it could've had another twenty minutes, or forty if you removed a couple of the silly and extraneous parts. The film is also quite heavy handed in its homosexual themes which only hurts the story as the pseudo-homosexual relationships in the film are not functions of the plot nor contribute to it, but are repeatedly explicitly demonstrated. That is probably the most significant fault, a movie about relationships, focusing on gay relationships, where no one is explicitly gay, but just superficially interested in the same sex. Needless to say, it is a bit messy on that level.

It is cute, however, it is a love story that isn't really tragic, but in a way heartwarming. It is worth a watch, if only because it is still well made, and possibly entertaining.


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