My Wedding and Other Secrets: DVD Review
My Wedding and Other Secrets
Released by South Pacific Pictures
In this rom com, Michelle Ang stars as Asian film student Emily Chu, a geek
who's at odds with the world around her.
fellow film students are claiming their influences number the likes of Fellini,
Emily's talking about how Star Wars turned her to the dark side of film
She's a bit of an oddball and that geeky
goofy charm extends to the rest of her life
also puts her into conflict with her Hong Kong parents - she's seen one sister
nearly disowned after she dated a boy her parents didn't approve of.
So, when she meets good ole Kiwi James ( Go Girls'
Matt Whelan) and the two spark, she's well aware of the potential divisions it
However, Emily's a dreamer and
follows her heart over her head.
My Wedding And
Other Secrets is a charming and sweet culture clash romantic comedy. It has an
innocence and character which will melt your heart.
Michelle Ang manages to bring an endearing charm to Emily and life to
the story. She veers on the right side of compassionate to her eccentric
spontaneity rather than irritating - and she also has sincerity for the part as
she juggles her heart, what's right and the wishes of her family.
And she gels very well with Matt Whelan's awkward and
A sweetly charming cultural rom com
which perfectly matches the times we live in.
Extras: Behind the scenes, bloopers, commentary, trailer and short