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Movie review: Stranger danger online turns to melodrama in Hong Kong drama thriller May We Chat

Published on Jul 16, 2014 7:37 PM
Troubled rich teen Yan (played by Kabby Hui, above) goes missing and her friends from WeChat, a messaging service, try to find her in May We Chat. -- PHOTO: SHAW ORGANISATION

Review Drama thriller

MAY WE CHAT (Rating to be advised)

99 minutes/Opens tomorrow/**1/2

The story: Three troubled teenage girls find solace in texting one another through a smartphone messaging app. When one of them, the rebellious rich girl Yan (Kabby Hui), goes missing following a failed suicide attempt, it is up to deaf-mute Yee-gee (Rainky Wai) and the impoverished but feisty Wai-wai (Heidi Lee) to find her.

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