SAAFF: Better Luck Tomorrow
(Justin Lin, US, 2002, 101 min)
15th anniversary screening!
This film is part of Seattle Asian American Film Festival (SAAFF). Tickets are sold through SAAFF, not Film Forum.
An accomplished high school student, Ben seems to excel at almost everything except winning over his dream girl, Stephanie. When he begins an unlikely friendship with trouble-seeking tough guy Daric, Ben becomes involved in petty crime that gets increasingly dangerous, with his various illegal ventures extending to include Stephanie and her wealthy beau, Steve. Can these restless teens curb their criminal activities before it’s too late?