Ahead of its release later this month, a trailer has been released for director Sasie Sealy’s dark comedy Lucky Grandma which stars Tsai Chin as an 80-year-old grandmother who finds herself in the middle of a Chinatown gang war after attracting the attention of some local gangsters while going all in at a casino; watch it here…
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In the heart of Chinatown, New York, an ornery, chain-smoking, newly widowed 80-year-old Grandma (Tsai Chin) is eager to live life as an independent woman, despite the worry of her family. When a local fortune teller (Wai Ching Ho) predicts a most auspicious day in her future, Grandma decides to head to the casino and goes all in, only to land herself on the wrong side of luck…suddenly attracting the attention of some local gangsters. Desperate to protect herself, Grandma employs the services of a bodyguard from a rival gang (Corey Ha) and soon finds herself right in the middle of a Chinatown gang war.
Lucky Grandma is set for release on May 22nd.