Don't Go Breaking My Heart 2

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  • 2014
  • 1 hr 53 min
  • 5.5  (780)

Don't Go Breaking My Heart 2 is a romantic comedy film released in 2014, directed by Johnnie To and Wai Ka-fai. It is the sequel to the 2011 film, Don't Go Breaking My Heart. The film features a stellar cast, including Louis Koo, Yuanyuan Gao, and Miriam Chin Wah Yeung. The story follows a love triangle between two former lovers, Cheng Zixin (Gao) and Qian Yilong (Koo), and a new addition, Fang Qiwei (Yeung). Cheng Zixin, a successful businesswoman, is still haunted by her failed relationship with Qian Yilong, a man who she believes had betrayed her in the past. Qian, who has always regretted his actions, wants to rekindle their romance but finds himself facing strong competition from Fang Qiwei, an intelligent and ambitious architect who also has feelings for Cheng Zixin.

As the three of them navigate their complicated relationships, they must also deal with work-related challenges. Cheng Zixin and Qian Yilong work for rival investment companies, and their bosses force them to compete to win over a smart and innovative scientist who has invented a game-changing energy technology. Meanwhile, Fang Qiwei is struggling with a challenging project and needs to prove herself to her boss.

The film’s main focus is on the love triangle between the characters. The chemistry between the actors is outstanding, and they deliver hilarious and heartwarming performances, making their characters relatable and endearing. Louis Koo, in particular, shines as the charming and persistent Qian Yilong, who tries everything to win back Cheng Zixin. Yuanyuan Gao portrays Cheng Zixin as a strong, independent woman who is haunted by past traumas and unable to trust men easily. Miriam Chin Wah Yeung’s Fang Qiwei is a confident and intelligent woman who is not afraid to go after what she wants.

Aside from the romantic storyline, the film also touches on themes of career ambition, loyalty, and forgiveness. The conflict between the two companies and the importance of innovation and technology is also highlighted. These themes are well woven into the story and add depth to the characters.

One of the film's highlights is the stunning visuals and cinematography. The landscape of Hong Kong is captured beautifully, and the city becomes a character in itself. The film also makes good use of the architecture of the city, which plays a vital role in the story.

The film's pacing is excellent, with a perfect balance between comedy, drama, and romance. The script is witty and clever, with some genuinely funny moments. The music in the film is noteworthy, with a mix of old and new songs that work well with the story.

In conclusion, Don't Go Breaking My Heart 2 is a charming and entertaining romantic comedy that will leave viewers feeling warm and fuzzy inside. The chemistry between the actors, the stunning visuals of Hong Kong, and the clever script make it a must-watch film for fans of the genre.

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    1 hr 53 min
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    5.5  (780)