Named for the traditional Chinese color of good luck, the gentle indie drama Red Doors is really more in the rosy pink range of the color palette than a more primary emotional hue. Although the Chinese-American Wong family can boast an impressive range of modern crises — big sis is about to marry a yuppie bore, middle sis falls for an actress, dad’s a serial suicide attempter, etc. — writer-director Georgia Lee never leaves any doubt that the bonds of ethnic family devotion are a charm against any woe more serious than an engagement to the wrong white guy.
(Red Doors: Graig Uhlin)
Genre: Drama; Starring: Elaine Kao, Jacqueline Kim, Tzi Ma; Director: Georgia Lee; Author: Georgia Lee; Runtime (in minutes): 90; MPAA Rating: R; Distributor: Polychrome Pictures
Posted September 6 2006 — 12:00 AM EDT
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