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A Taiwanese-American man is happily settled in New York with his American boyfriend. He plans a marriage of convenience to a Chinese woman in order to keep his parents off his back and to get the woman a green card. Chaos follows when his parents arrive in New York for the wedding.

  1. Ang Lee

    Director, Screenplay

  2. James Schamus


  3. Neil Peng


Top Billed Cast

  1. Winston Chao

    Winston Chao

    Wai-Tung Gao

  2. May Chin


  3. Gua Ah-leh

    Gua Ah-leh

    Frau Gao

  4. Sihung Lung

    Sihung Lung

    Herr Gao

  5. Mitchell Lichtenstein

    Mitchell Lichtenstein


Full Cast & Crew

The Wedding Banquet
The Wedding Banquet



Original Title 喜宴

Status Released

Release Information

  • August 4, 1993


Original Language Chinese

Runtime 1h 49m

Budget $1,000,000.00

Revenue $6,933,459.00



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