Eat a Bowl of Tea
Eat a Bowl of Tea (1989)

Eat a Bowl of Tea is set in New York's Chinatown during the immediate postwar years. After a seeming eternity of separation, Chinese immigrants are finally allowed to bring their spouses to the U.S. thanks to looser immigration laws.… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: June 3, 2003
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Emanuel Levy
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Though not as witty as Chan Is Missing and not as touching as Dim Sum, Wayne Wang's Eat Bowl of Tea relates a little known story of the Chinese-American community, putting on screen characters seldom seen in mainstream American movies.

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Dennis Schwartz
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Pleasant but unexciting ethnic comedy/romance set in NYC's Chinatown in 1949.

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Eat a Bowl of Tea explores the pressures put on two newlyweds in Chinatown to meet the expectations of their community.

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Leo L
Fantastic movie!