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Triumph in the Skies (2015)
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Triumph in the Skies (2015)
Original name: 衝上雲霄
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Young pilot Branson (Louis Koo) recently takes over Skylette, his father's aviation empire, only to realise his old flames Cassie (Charmaine Sheh) is a flight attendant there. Several years ago, he was forced to break up with her and move to New York to take care of his father's business. To this day, the two continue to harbour feelings for each other but decide to keep them bottled up. In an effort to rebrand the airline, Branson invites rock idol TM to star in an upcoming commercial and appoints Sam (Fransic Ng) as her flying consultant. Incongruent in both tastes and experience, this odd couple gets off on the wrong foot. As the shoot progresses, however, they slowly discover each other's merits, developing a strong mutual attraction. Jayden (Julien Cheung) has left Skylette Airline to become a pilot for private jets. He meets the young and vivacious Kika (Kuo Tsai Chieh) during a flight and assumes her to be wayward and shallow...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, captivating, feel good
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: opposites attract, unfulfilled love, romance, love and romance, fall in love, workplace romance, workplace, lovers reunited, workplace situations, unfulfillment, bittersweet, pilot, adaptation
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia

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Lost in Time (2003)
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Duration: 109 min.
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Starting Over Again (2014)
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Country: Philippines
Duration: 130 min.
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Milenge Milenge (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 109 min.
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Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching
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Duration: 84 min.
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