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prescottNov 5, 2003Witless, charmless, devoid of heart. Avoid it if you expect movies to entertain you.
ChadS.Aug 11, 2002The cons of tradition for tradition's sake lie at the heart of "Late Marriage", a movie that goes one step further than the similar themed "East is East". Instead of a tyrannical father, we get a relentless mother with backup, two carloads of in-laws who come across like the mafia, when they accost her son's mistress in her apartment. Are there any pros to arranged marriages? Writer/director Dover Koshashvili doesn't seem to make any. "Late Marriage" is about the need for change. But the social mores of a culture can be relentless. At the end, you wonder how the groom will act when his children come of age. Did he yield, or is he being satirical? You judge.… Expand
KenG.Jul 15, 2002Astute and interesting study of people where the culture and family in which they are born takes a demanding and controlling role shaping the choice of when and who they marry.