Blue Bayou (2021)

Genres - Drama  |   Release Date - Sep 17, 2021 (USA - Limited)  |   Run Time - 119 min.  |   Countries - Canada, United States  |   MPAA Rating - R
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Synopsis by Jinko Labitag

Antonio LeBlanc (Justin Chon) is a Korean adoptee who grows up in a small town in the Louisiana bayou. He is married to Kathy (Alicia Vikander), the woman of his dreams, and is a stepfather to Jessie (Sydney Kowalske), Kathy’s beloved daughter. All he ever wants is to provide his little family with a better life. But one day, he discovers he can be deported to a country he has never called home. He must now face the ghosts of his past to stay by his family’s side. Written and directed by Justin Chon.

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adoption, bayou, deportation, Korean-American, small-town, stepfather