The Cast List
The movie has many characters like Zhao Wei played as Wei Wei. Huang Xiaoming played as Xiaoming. Tong Dawei played as Dawei. Sung Kang played as Manny. Rhys Coiro played as Gary Buesheimer. Simon Helberg played as the Translator. Missi Pyle played as the Casting Director. Brian Thomas Smith played as Dougie. Parvesh Cheena played as the Casting Assistant. Bridgett Riley played as Mrs. Covington. Stephen Tobolowsky played as Wronald Wright. Robert Patrick played as the Studio Guard. Rick Fox played as himself. Kat Dennings played as herself. Tyrese Gibson played as himself too (Cameo). Hardy Awadjie played as the Set Cop and lastly Omar Dorsey.
Brief Story Line
The story is about a young guy from China that goes to Hollywood for a short notice just to look for his girlfriend. However, he ends up meeting two other individuals coming from his past and this simple and plain mission with him, gets even make matters worse than he imagined it would be.
This movie was just plain fun. Although you are someone that does not speak Mandarin, but just by staring at their subtitles and viewing the characters, it is simple and you can relate to their mess. The movie is light-hearted, but still carries an emotional reinforcement since the lead stars reason for his trip to the USA is just only to get back his girlfriend again. There are frequent moments of the movie citation and it has some meta-humor, where the stars in this movie are pertaining to other characters as stars from another film. Those bits are just funny and really not overdone.
This movie is really an action, romance and comedy combination. There are critics in every film and with those critics of this movie, it is believed that it all depends on whoever sees the movie and will say if the film really did not blend with the other elements in the movie. Taken it entirely, the elements are accentuated with one another at different points all throughout the plot, but generally held together appropriately since the viewers can recognize the sensibilities of what the film is. Thus, in the final narration, the line in between the film and the real life tends to defiantly blur with various heartfelt emotions. It is highly recommended to watch since the movie comes across with style and polish.