When Love Comes (2010)

  • Drama
  • 1h 48m

Through a matrilocal arrangement, Black-Face moves into the family of Hsueh-Feng, a strong, resilient and independent woman running a family restaurant on her own. Black-Face brings his girlfriend, Zi-Hua into the marriage who gives birth to Lai-Chun in the family restaurant. Years later, Lai-Chun, like her mother, gets pregnant before marriage and is then abandoned by her boyfriend. The revelation of the premarital pregnancy stirs up a storm in the family. Lai-Chun receives support from Hsueh-Feng while scolded severely by her biological mother, Zi-Hua. Later, Black-Face dies of heart attack and his untimely death demolishes Hsueh-Feng seemingly strong appearance. Zihua, in the midst of the family tragedy, stands up to the mafia who regularly come to harass the restaurant.

當愛來的時候

十六歲叛逆青少女來春的家庭,三代同堂一家七口,組成多元、關係複雜。招贅入門的父親黑面,一肩扛起家中生計的大媽雪鳳,負責生孩子傳宗接代的二媽子華,絮絮叨唸著家和萬事興的年邁阿公,獨立而行事低調的妹妹來日,還有黑面從故鄉金門接到台灣就近照料的自閉症叔叔阿傑,這一家人,以萬華某一海產熱炒店的小生意維生度日。二媽產下弟弟不久,來春也和二媽當年一樣未婚懷孕了,而負心漢消失無蹤,故而掀起了一場家庭風波。風波未息,長年貪杯嗜酒的父親黑面又忽然爆肝病倒,多年以來強勢主導家政大權的大媽卻一夕崩潰;反而,向來謙抑溫良的二媽,悍然拿出了年輕時行走江湖之本領,接棒持家。(資料出處:臺灣國家電影中心工具箱)

Director

Chang Tso-Chi

Producer

Joseph Liao

Screenplay

Chang Tso-Chi

Cinematography

Chang Chan

Editor

Chang Tso-Chi

Languages

Mandarin, Taiwanese Hokkien

Subtitles

English

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