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A Chinese-Canadian woman suffering from empty nest syndrome gets a second shot at motherhood when one of her handmade dumplings comes alive.

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Domee Shi

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Domee Shi
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Credited cast:
Sindy Lau ... Mom
Sharmaine Yeoh
Tim Zhang
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A Chinese-Canadian woman suffering from empty nest syndrome gets a second shot at motherhood when one of her handmade dumplings comes alive.

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Country:

USA | Canada

Language:

Chinese | English

Release Date:

15 June 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Bao See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Shown in advance of Incredibles 2 (2018). See more »

Goofs

When Bao is sitting on his bed a portable game device is shown, likely a Nintendo Gameboy. These devices typically have a directional D-pad and two buttons, but only a single button is shown. See more »

Crazy Credits

Instead of the usual Pixar credit for "production babies" - babies born to people who worked on a given film during its production - there is a credit for "production baos". See more »

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26 June 2018 | by AhmedSpielberg99See all my reviews

I didn't feel the emotion of it quite as much as the filmmakers wanted me to, but it's funny, beautifully animated, and has a good message.

(7/10)


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