Asian Stories

Overview

A depressed Chinese-American living in Los Angeles hires his best friend to kill him after being left at the alter holding a $10,000 engagement ring in this dark comedy written and directed by Ron Oda. It was supposed to be the happiest day of Jim's life, but when his fiancée disappeared without a trace he was left deeply in debt and with no Valentine to comfort him. Desperate, Jim enlists the aid of his best friend - a Japanese hit man - to end his misery with a bullet. Now that Jim's days are officially ...
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Overview

A depressed Chinese-American living in Los Angeles hires his best friend to kill him after being left at the alter holding a $10,000 engagement ring in this dark comedy written and directed by Ron Oda. It was supposed to be the happiest day of Jim's life, but when his fiancée disappeared without a trace he was left deeply in debt and with no Valentine to comfort him. Desperate, Jim enlists the aid of his best friend - a Japanese hit man - to end his misery with a bullet. Now that Jim's days are officially numbered, he makes his way deep into the mountains in order to seek out his own fate. On the way to finding his funeral spot, the dejected Chinese-American meets a pizza delivery boy with some lucky charms, and a pretty girl.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 9/2/2008
  • UPC: 891514001726
  • Original Release: 2006
  • Rating:

  • Source: Cinema Epoch
  • Presentation: Colorized
  • Time: 1:38:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 86,166

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
James Kyson Lee , Jim
Christopher Dinh
Luis Fernandez-Gil
Eric Hailey
Lauren Mary Kim
Kurt Kishita
Kathy Uyen
Technical Credits
Kris Chin Director, Cinematographer, Producer
Ron Oda Director, Screenwriter
Thomas Apartment Score Composer
Jonathan Hall Cinematographer
Wendy Ho Associate Producer
George Shaw Score Composer
Katsuyuki Ueno Associate Producer, Editor
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Asian Stories
1. Chapter 1 [5:15]
2. Chapter 2 [4:34]
3. Chapter 3 [6:25]
4. Chapter 4 [4:31]
5. Chapter 5 [5:24]
6. Chapter 6 [5:09]
7. Chapter 7 [5:18]
8. Chapter 8 [4:53]
9. Chapter 9 [5:34]
10. Chapter 10 [7:21]
11. Chapter 11 [5:54]
12. Chapter 12 [3:33]
13. Chapter 13 [4:56]
14. Chapter 14 [5:47]
15. Chapter 15 [4:40]
16. Chapter 16 [6:02]
17. Chapter 17 [5:52]
18. Chapter 18 [6:43]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Asian Stories
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      Audio Commentary with Filmmaker and Cast: On/Off
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