Jian Bing Man

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  • 2015
  • 1 hr 53 min
  • 5.6  (1,372)

Jian Bing Man is a 2015 Chinese comedy film directed by Da Peng, who also plays the lead role. The movie tells the story of a young man named Da Peng who works as a street vendor selling Jian Bing, a popular Chinese street food made from a thin, crepe-like pancake filled with various savory ingredients. Despite his simple and humble profession, Da Peng is a self-proclaimed comedian who dreams of becoming a famous, respected comedian.

However, his dream seems far-fetched, as he struggles to balance his work and personal life while dealing with financial and family problems. Da Peng's girlfriend Yuan Xiuling, played by Shanshan Yuan, also works as a Jian Bing vendor, and the couple seems to have a stable and loving relationship despite the difficulties they face.

One day, Da Peng's life takes an unexpected turn when he is invited to participate in a reality TV show called Comedy King. The show offers a cash prize of one million yuan and a chance to perform in front of a large audience, making it the opportunity of a lifetime for Da Peng.

Together with his friend Ma Ke, played by Yan Liu, and a team of fellow street vendors, Da Peng embarks on a journey to prepare for the show and attend its auditions. However, he soon realizes that the competition is fierce, and the other contestants are well-established comedians with years of experience and resources.

Despite the challenges, Da Peng perseveres and works hard to improve his skills and win the prize. Along the way, he faces various obstacles and setbacks, including conflicts with his rival comedians and personal struggles with his family and passion for comedy.

Jian Bing Man is a heartwarming and entertaining movie that combines humor, drama, and romance. The film showcases the struggles and aspirations of ordinary people trying to pursue their dreams and overcome obstacles, revealing the human side behind comedy and entertainment.

The movie also features stunning cinematography and visual effects, particularly during the comedy performances and action scenes. The soundtrack is also worth mentioning, as it features catchy and upbeat songs that reflect the film's themes and tone.

Overall, Jian Bing Man is a must-see movie for anyone who loves comedy, drama, or both. The film offers a fresh and authentic perspective on the Chinese entertainment industry and culture, and it is sure to leave you laughing, crying, and rooting for Da Peng and his fellow Jian Bing vendors.

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    1 hr 53 min
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    5.6  (1,372)