She Remembers, He Forgets

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  • 2015
  • 1 hr 48 min
  • 6.5  (526)

She Remembers, He Forgets is a 2015 Hong Kong romantic drama film directed by Adam Wong. The movie follows the story of three high school classmates, who reunite at their 20th high school reunion after 20 years. The lead actress, Miriam Chin Wah Yeung, plays the role of Gigi, who is a fashion journalist and fashionista. She is married to Shing, who is an architect, portrayed by Jan Lamb. They have a daughter and are a happy family, but there are hidden problems in their marriage. Gigi has doubts about her husband's fidelity, and their relationship has grown stale over the years.

The third character is Martin, played by Ranya Lee, who was once the school's most popular and handsome student. He has grown old and bald but remains charming and witty. Martin is still infatuated with Gigi after 20 years and is looking forward to reconnecting with her at their high school reunion.

The movie starts with Gigi, Shing, and their daughter traveling to Japan on a family holiday. Gigi gets injured, and Shing accompanies her to the hospital, which makes him late for his design presentation. This results in a blow to his career, and Shing's self-esteem takes a hit. Gigi, meanwhile, meets an old friend, Kit, who prompts her to think about her past.

At their high school reunion, Gigi is surprised to see Martin, who is still as flirty and fun-loving as he was during their school days. Martin is determined to win Gigi's heart, even though she is a married woman. Meanwhile, Gigi is hungry for passion and affection, which she believes she is not getting from her husband.

The film explores various themes, such as love, friendship, relationships, and growing old. It also examines the passage of time and how life can sometimes disappoint us in unexpected ways.

She Remembers, He Forgets is visually stunning, with excellent cinematography capturing the beauty of Hong Kong and Japan. The movie's soundtrack is worth mentioning, with a pleasing mix of new and old tracks that match the film's mood.

The chemistry between the three leads is evident on screen, and they deliver outstanding performances. Miriam Chin Wah Yeung portrays Gigi's inner turmoil convincingly, shifting seamlessly between confidence and vulnerability. Jan Lamb does an excellent job in showcasing Shing's emotional journey, from his frustrations at work to his struggle to reconnect with his wife. Ranya Lee, as Martin, charms the audience with his wit and humor, making viewers root for him even though he is trying to seduce a married woman.

Overall, She Remembers, He Forgets is a cinematic treat that explores the complexity of relationships and the struggle to find happiness. It is a delight for anyone who enjoys a good romantic drama with a bittersweet ending.

She Remembers, He Forgets is a 2015 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 48 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.5.

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  • Runtime
    1 hr 48 min
  • IMDB Rating
    6.5  (526)