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Program Title: Love on a Diet
EASC Code: CL-13
Series Title:
Region/Country: Hong Kong
Language: Cantonese
Subtitles: English
Subject:
Program Type: Feature
Media Type: DVD
Director: Wai Ka Fai
Producer: Johnnie To
Release Date: 2001
Running Time :94 min.
Color or BW: Color
Program Abstract: Mini Mo, a Chinese ex-pat residing in Japan, becomes overweight when her boyfriend Kurokawa went abroad ten years ago. She meets a kitchen utensil salesman Fatso in the time of adversity. When Fatso learns the true story behind Mini’s depression, he puts Mini on a grueling diet program and gives her encouragement every step of the way. Mini miraculously loses weight and reunites with Kurokawa. When she is in a dilemma to choose between two guys, Fatso disappears suddenly... In Cantonese with English subtitles.
Data Entry Date: 9/5/2005