Anthony Chan in a scene from Hong Kong family drama Embrace (category: I, Cantonese), directed by Wong Ping-hung. Karen Kong co-stars.
Anthony Chan in a scene from Hong Kong family drama Embrace (category: I, Cantonese), directed by Wong Ping-hung. Karen Kong co-stars.

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Embrace movie review: Christian drama finds forgiveness in a Hong Kong family’s reunion

  • Despite its potentially heart-wrenching and meaningful premise, Embrace never ventures beyond the scope of lighthearted family entertainment
  • The inevitable reconciliation between father and estranged daughter does not convince and the contrived scenes fall flat

Anthony Chan in a scene from Hong Kong family drama Embrace (category: I, Cantonese), directed by Wong Ping-hung. Karen Kong co-stars.
Anthony Chan in a scene from Hong Kong family drama Embrace (category: I, Cantonese), directed by Wong Ping-hung. Karen Kong co-stars.
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