Welcome to our weekly showing of a Chinese movie, we hope you can join us. This week we will be showing CHONGQING HOT POT. Chongqing Hot Pot is a 2016 Chinese caper screwball comedy film written and directed by Yang Qing and starring Chen Kun, Bai Baihe, Qin Hao and Yu Entai. The film had its world premiere in March 2016 at the 2016 Hong Kong International Film Festival and was released in China by Wuzhou Film Distribution on April 1, 2016.
Title: CHONGQING HOT POT / Hot Pot Hero
Director: Yang Qing
Stars: Chen Kun, Baibaihe, Yuentai
Plot overview: When three friends open a hot pot restaurant in a former bomb shelter, they discover it’s linked by a single wall to the bank vault next door. While deciding to take the easy money or go to the police, they find out one of the bank’s employees is a former classmate and look to enlist her in deciding their future. The movie ended on a happy note with the four friends eating together loosely discussing their future on the roof of the hospital where Liu Bo is admitted.
This event is free and open to all.
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