Once you get past the initial lengthy voiceover, it turns into a pretty good movie! Also, absurd amount of product placement in this.
Loved the chemistry between the two leads, and the family dynamics were great. Movie hits some stumbling blocks with not just predictability, but also highly gendered roles for everyone, which includes the subservience and the meekness of the female lead. Despite the beauty of everything and the attractiveness of both leads, ultimately, the movie lost it for me when they suggested she was undesirable after she “lost her beauty” (her face and arms seemed completely unblemished) and that her bridegroom…