Dim Sum: A Little Bit of Heart
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Wayne Wang's follow-up to his low-budget success Chan Is Missing is a gentle, slice-of-life comedy about the shifting relationship between a widowed mother and her thirty-year-old unmarried daughter in San Francisco's Chinatown. Mrs. Tam (Kim Chew) lives with her youngest daughter Geraldine (Laureen Chew) -- her older children having already left home. Geraldine is a graduate student who wants to live on her own but tells herself that she should stay at home with her mother and her Uncle Tam (Victor Wong), a happy-go-lucky bartender who would like to marry Mrs. Tam if only Geraldine… More
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 100%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"What is remarkable is the way Wang deals with this complex set of emotions, in a movie that is essentially a comedy."
‑ Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun-Times
"Playfully celebrating Asian cuisine (every scene displays food), this family melodrama deals with the erosion of traditional values."
‑ Emanuel Levy, EmanuelLevy.Com
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‑ Daniel M. Kimmel, Worcester Telegram & Gazette
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