• PG-13, 1 hr. 42 min.
  • Comedy, Romance
  • Directed By:
    Wayne Wang
    In Theaters:
    Jul 21, 1989 Wide
    On DVD:
    Jun 3, 2003
  • Sony Pictures Entertainment

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Eat a Bowl of Tea Reviews

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Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com

Though not as witty as Chan Is Missing and not as touching as Dim Sum, Wayne Wang's Eat Bowl of Tea relates a little known story of the Chinese-American community, putting on screen characters seldom seen in mainstream American movies.

Full Review Source: EmanuelLevy.Com | Original Score: B

July 17, 2009
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Pleasant but unexciting ethnic comedy/romance set in NYC's Chinatown in 1949.

Full Review Source: Ozus' World Movie Reviews | Original Score: B-

December 28, 2008
Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Eat a Bowl of Tea explores the pressures put on two newlyweds in Chinatown to meet the expectations of their community.

Full Review Source: Spirituality and Practice

June 24, 2003

Variety
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March 26, 2009

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January 26, 2006
Oliver Wang
PopMatters
July 2, 2003

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May 24, 2003
Caryn James
New York Times
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May 20, 2003
Hal Hinson
Washington Post
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January 1, 2000
Desson Thomson
Washington Post
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