PG | | Drama, Romance
Two neighbors, a woman and a man, form a strong bond after both suspect extramarital activities of their spouses. However, they agree to keep their bond platonic so as not to commit similar wrongs.
Chosen by "Les Cahiers du cinéma" (France) as one of the 10 best pictures of 2000 (#05).
It is a restless moment. She has kept her head lowered... to give him a chance to come closer. But he could not, for lack of courage. She turns and walks away.
At around 10:00, while they are using the rice cooker that Mr. Chan brought from his trip, Mrs. Chan's newspaper is inconsistently open/closed between shots.
Cantonese, Shanghainese, French, Spanish
£92,227 (UK) (29 October 2000)
$2,734,044 (USA) (3 June 2001)