Keyword: asian-american

Better Luck Tomorrow

Better Luck Tomorrow (2003)

Rated: R Runtime: 101 minutes Release date: 04/10/2003
Everyone knows a guy like Ben--the perfect Asian American high school teen. He's an extremely intelligent perfectionist, an overachiever whose tunnel vision will lead to nothing less than graduation at the top of his class and acceptance to the best Ivy league University. Ben lives in an upper-middle class conservative L.A. suburb. As he struggles to achieve social acceptance in high school, we...

What's Wrong with Frank Chin? (2004)

Rated: None Runtime: 97 minutes Release date: 11/29/2004
Since the 60s, author-activist Frank Chin has been thumbing his nose at political correctness while trying to redefine what it means to be Asian-American. Chin founded and then was politely asked to leave San Francisco's agit-prop Asian-American Theatre Workshop, wrote novels, plays and nonfiction, edited the literary anthology "Aiiieeeee!" and went to war with Maxine Hong Kingston and other...