Chloe Maayan in a still from Three Husbands (category III; Cantonese), directed by Fruit Chan. Peter Chan Charm-man co-stars.

Three Husbands film review: Fruit Chan’s sex comedy a poor allegory of Hong Kong-China relations

  • The story of Mui, a mentally disabled mother who sells her body on a fishing boat, takes a surreal and grotesque turn when she weds and moves ashore
  • Whatever the political points Chan is trying to make, the film’s offensive and exploitative nature is hard to stomach
Topic |   Chinese language cinema

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Chloe Maayan in a still from Three Husbands (category III; Cantonese), directed by Fruit Chan. Peter Chan Charm-man co-stars.
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