A walk and talk romance set in the beautiful city of Hong Kong, the film asks the question - what happens when you meet the right person at the wrong time? A year later on a ferry ride Josh spots Ruby and re-introduces himself hoping to apologize to her. Once they reach the location where Ruby is supposed to meet her friends Ruby offers to blow them off to get a drink with Josh. Ruby is infuriated and leaves Josh. The two spend the night reconnecting and gradually feel themselves drifting together romantically once more. Ting cast real-life couple and to play the couple in her movie after working with Greenberg on.
As they walk and talk they find a connection sparking between them. An attraction forms when a Chinese American girl visiting Hong Kong for the first time meets an American expat who shows her the way, but timing may not quite be on their side. While slow dancing Josh is spotted by a friend of his girlfriend's and Ruby is upset, feeling that they have been emotionally cheating with one another. She admits to Josh that her boyfriend is actually her fiancé and she is actually leaving Hong Kong within the week. . He tells her that their conversation affected him profoundly and he has quit his job in finance to work as a writer over the past year.
At the bar he confesses to Ruby that he has a girlfriend and the reason he was outside the bar and overheard Ruby's conversation was because he had left his girlfriend inside doing birthday shots and flirting with other men. Josh tells Ruby that he works in finance but longs to be a writer and she encourages him to quit his job to write a novel. Josh and Ruby split a cab to go home and Josh confesses that while he does not want to cheat on his girlfriend he does have feelings for Ruby. Ruby tells him that she has been living in Hong Kong for the past year due to a promotion that temporarily relocated her there. The two sit in the cab outside Ruby's apartment trying to decide whether Josh should leave to go home or whether he should go up to Ruby's apartment. Ting was also inspired by 's.
In the spirit of honesty Josh tells Ruby he and his girlfriend are still together while Ruby tells Josh she also has a long-distance boyfriend. . . . . .
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