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Suk Suk (2019)

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SUK SUK presents the story of two closeted married men in their twilight years. One day PAK, 70, a taxi driver who refuses to retire, meets HOI, 65, a retired single father, in a park. Despite years of societal and personal pressure, they are proud of the families they have created through hard work and determination. Yet in that brief initial encounter, something is unleashed in them which had been suppressed for so many years. As both men recount and recall their personal histories, they also contemplate a possible future together.

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Critic Reviews for Suk Suk

All Critics (6) | Top Critics (2)

Strong performances by veterans Tai Bo and Ben Yuen make the protagonists' struggle concrete and affecting.

March 6, 2020 | Full Review…
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A rare, mature gay romance with plenty on its mind.

October 7, 2019 | Full Review…

A story told with furtive glances and understated expressions, Suk Suk defies its potentially maudlin premise by bringing a pair of subtle and genuine performances out of its stars.

May 27, 2020 | Rating: 3.5/5 | Full Review…

Yeung has crafted a film that relishes on its local roots, but also has a strong universal thematic presence that easily reaches out to any viewer hoping to experience an emotional narrative.

May 20, 2020 | Full Review…

Suk Suk is a reserved and effective queer romance worthy of celebration.

February 26, 2020 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

A delicate little wisp of a romance which plays out in fragile moments and shared glances.

October 7, 2019 | Full Review…

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