Chicken Rice War is a Singaporean film released in 2000 by Raintree Pictures. It is an adaptation of Romeo and Juliet in a Singaporean setting, where fierce competition between rival Chicken Rice hawkers resulted in bitter enmity. The old feud between chicken rice hawker families' stand in the way of their young offspring who fell for one another. Chicken Rice War is loosely based on William Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet. In this movie the Montagues and Capulets are represented by the families Wong and Chan. Both families run Chicken Rice stalls side by side in the same market, something...
|Release date:||November 16, 2000|
|Directed by:||Chee Kong Cheah|
|Producer:||David Leong, Suat Yen Lim|
|Editor:||Lawrence Ng, Lawrence Ng|
|Screenplay by:||Chee Kong Cheah|
|Adapted from:||Romeo and Juliet|