Better Luck Tomorrow Movie Review Summary

Actors: Jason Tobin, Parry Shen, Shirley Anderson

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This is a strange coming of age story delving into the different lifestyle of Asian students in the United States. The film focuses on a small group of guys in high school who move from a very structured and progressive lifestyle to a life of crime. They earn respect and instill fear in their classmates, while they learn about themselves as they lose their virginity, become addicted to coke, and run scams on anyone that becomes convienient.
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Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   1980's-1999 Kids growing up/acting up?    -   Yes Kids:    -   committing crimes Ethnic/Regional/Gender story?    -   Yes Ethnic/region/relig    -   Chinese

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   student Age:    -   a teen Ethnicity/Nationality    -   Chinese


United States    -   Yes The US:    -   California Misc setting    -   school

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   explicit references to deaths Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   kissing    -   touching of personal anatomy Any profanity?    -   Occasional swearing

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