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Watching TV with the Red Chinese (2012)

 -  Comedy | Drama  -  20 January 2012 (USA)
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In New York City in 1980, Dexter Mitchell plays half-willing big brother to his neighbors, a trio of exchange students from the People's Republic of China.

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Dexter
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Suzanne
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Tzu
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Czapinczyk
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Billy
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Kimi Hu
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Little
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Antigone
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Big Tree Guy
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Junkie
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Paramedic
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In New York City in 1980, Dexter Mitchell plays half-willing big brother to his neighbors, a trio of exchange students from the People's Republic of China.

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The Halloween party scene was shot mainly on the fourth of July. See more »

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When Monty is throwing eggs at Dexter, a few figures move through the frame and are obviously on the side of the street closest to Dexter. These figures are then seen again in the very next shot on the opposite side of the street, running through the shot. See more »

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