The Farewell (2019)

Comedy, Drama | 98 Minutes
Rating: /10
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Movie Info

  • The Farewell Review The Farewell is one of those movies you don't see often enough, thoughtful and thought-provoking with a very strong heart. Old & very ill Chinese woman near death but the family doesn't want her to know. East vs. West, customs & traditions and love of family. Real emotions. B+ -Mr. Movie Reviews

Movie Story

Billi's family returns to China under the guise of a fake wedding to stealthily say goodbye to their beloved matriarch -- the only person that doesn't know she only has a few weeks to live.

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The Farewell

Based on an actual lie.

20191 h 38 min

A headstrong Chinese-American woman returns to China when her beloved grandmother is given a terminal diagnosis. Billi struggles with her family's decision to keep grandma in the dark about her own illness as they all stage an impromptu wedding to see grandma one last time.

Director Lulu Wang
Runtime 1 h 38 min
Release Date 12 July 2019
Movie Status
Movie Rating Not rated

Trailers & Videos

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The Farewell Movie Trailer

Comedy, Drama

Movie Showtimes

Fleur Cinema & Café

4545 Fleur Dr, Des Moines, IA 50321

Show times

  • 4:35pm
  • 7:15pm
  • 9:35pm