Falling for Grace
Falling for Grace (2007)

Fay Ann Lee's modern spin on the story of Cinderella, Falling For Grace, stars Fay Ann Lee as a Chinese-American who dreams of living among the social elites in New York City. One day she is mistaken for an heiress and is invited to a… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: January 12, 2010
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Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Desson Thomson
Washington Post

The movie practically serves as a cautionary primer of romantic clichés, including a hackneyed storyline, an overly syrupy score, clumsily staged scenes, ridiculous coincidences and dull performances.

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Prairie Miller
NewsBlaze

Wonderfully anchored by symbolic socioeconomic elements borrowed from Cinderella and its Chinese folkloric version, along with sassy comic relief courtesy of Margaret Cho as a take no prisoners colleague with strong opinions.

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Pam Grady
San Francisco Chronicle

A mess with moments of transcendence, suggesting that [director] Lee has talent. But she needs to learn how to get out of her own way.

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Frank Lovece
Film Journal International

Romantic comedy of a first-generation Chinese woman, played by the writer-director, and her old-money WASP beau is no My Big Fat Greek Wedding.

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Cynthia S.
Sweet. A typical girl meets rich guy Cinderalla story. The main characters were good, but some of the supporting cast were pretty sad. But, as love stories go,… More
Leo L
Hilarious movie! Here's a story plot that centralizes upon a Cinderella-like theme that follows the life of Yip Han, or otherwise known as Grace Tang.… More