Randall Park is one of the best and most memorable comedic actors working in Hollywood and now it seems that he is planning to entertain the audience from behind the camera. Park’s first film as a director titled Shortcomings is finally here and it is comedic and dramatic in all the right parts.
Shortcomings tells the story of a struggling Californian filmmaker who is confused about his future and also fearful about his romantic relationship after his girlfriend moves to New York for an internship. The romantic comedy film stars Justin H. Min (Beef), Sherry Cola (Joy Ride), and Debby Ryan (Insatiable).
So, let’s see what we know about Shortcomings including its cast, when did it come out, what is it about, and most importantly where can you watch it.
Shortcomings – When is it Coming Out?
Shortcoming is being released in theaters by Sony Pictures Classics on August 4, 2023.
Shortcomings – How to Watch It?
Shortcomings is coming exclusively in theaters. So, everybody who has been waiting for a romantic comedy-drama can enjoy the film in theaters. If you want to wait for the film to be available on premium video-on-demand platforms or streaming no release date has been announced yet. In the coming months, Shortcoming will probably land on Netflix (because of the deal Sony signed with Netflix in April 2021). But if you are excited about the film don’t wait for it to come on streaming and support the film by going to theaters. Book your tickets below!
Shortcoming – What is it About?
You can read the official synopsis for Shortcomings by Sony Pictures Classics below:
“Ben, a struggling filmmaker, lives in Berkeley, California, with his girlfriend, Miko, who works for a local Asian American film festival. When he’s not managing an arthouse movie theater as his day job, Ben spends his time obsessing over unavailable blonde women, watching Criterion Collection DVDs, and eating in diners with his best friend Alice, a queer grad student with a serial dating habit. When Miko moves to New York for an internship, Ben is left to his own devices, and begins to explore what he thinks he might want.”
Shortcomings – Who is in It?
Shortcomings has a brilliant cast of characters played to perfection by great cast members. The cast list of the movie includes Justin H. Min as Ben, Sherry Cola as Alice, Ally Maki as Miko, Jacob Batalon as Gene, Debby Ryan as Sasha, Tavi Gevinson as Autumn, Sonoya Mizuno as Meredith, Scott Seiss as Lamont, Timothy Simons as Leon, Mike Cabellon as Ramon, Sheldon Best as Zoa, Jess Nahikian as Esther, Nikhaar Kishnani as Nina, Stephanie Hsu, and finally Ronny Chieng.