Long Long Time Ago
SCM HD, HyppTV Ch 228, 6.40pm Made to commemorate pivotal events in Singapore’s history, this Jack Neo film is set in 1965 and revolves around heavily pregnant Zhao Di, the second wife of an older man. Kicked out of her husband’s house, she returns to her hometown and gives birth to twins. As one of the twins has moles on her face (thought to be ill luck), she gives her up for adoption to avoid the stigma. Forced to support her family, Zhao Di has to work hard to provide for her loved ones. She soon figures out that though life in the village is simple and uncomplicated, there are troubles and hardships at every turn and she must learn to navigate all these obstacles in order to thrive.