When Larry Met Mary is the new romantic comedy by actor-turned-director Wen Zhang. It revolves around the lives of two childhood sweethearts, Larry (played by Bao Bei’er), and Mary (played by Song Jia). Bao Bei’er is the hopelessly devoted Larry, who has spent his entire adult life trying to please Song Jia’s cooler-than-thou Mary, whose penchant for anyone but Larry is what keeps them apart.
Bei’er’s memorable turn as Larry kept this film on its feet. Bei’er’s adeptness at physical humour shines, in particular his gag-worthy facial expressions. His earnest and humble portrayal of Larry’s love for Mary is perhaps the only stable theme that r