Happy Together (Movie - 1997) Wong Kar-Wai's narratively disjointed, visually luscious story about a restless young gay Hong Kong couple (Tony Leung Chiu-Wai and Leslie Cheung) in love and in… Unrated Drama Foreign Language Leslie Cheung
Movie Review

Movie Review: 'Happy Together' (1997)

MPAA Rating: Unrated

Details Rated: Unrated; Genres: Drama, Foreign Language; With: Leslie Cheung

Wong Kar-Wai's narratively disjointed, visually luscious story about a restless young gay Hong Kong couple (Tony Leung Chiu-Wai and Leslie Cheung) in love and in war in Buenos Aires. The vignettes don't add up to a story, but Wong's nervy brio and subterranean-fantasy style make for an arresting work about an exotic subculture. B-

Originally posted Nov 14, 1997 Published in issue #405 Nov 14, 1997 Order article reprints
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