The story is spinning around an old couple trying to welcome their son who studied abroad. Not to make the son feel shameful with his girl friend, they have to pretend as if they were rich. Mr. Six, a rider who lives next door is very kind to help the family to keep their secrets from their future unique daughter -in- law.
This is the story about Mr. And Mrs Luong , who come from labour class but work hard to get their only son right to learn. The son is a good boy. He studies hard and earns a scholarship to study in America. After 10 years, he loves and decides to marry a rich girl who has family in America.
Welcoming the son from America, Mr and Mrs. Luong have to deal with many dilemma? As they dont want their son to be shameful with his girl friend, they do many awkward things from hiring a luxury villa, lying to the son that they won lottery to pretending being restaurant owners. Mr. Six, a rider from the next door, is a nice man to help the familly to borrow money from gangsters and manage to delete every suspicion of the girl about the family. The girl is not kind of normal. She is so tricky to get her future husband and parents to do what she wants by her sweet ways. Everything day by day is falling into embarrassing situations when she asks to stay more.
Finally, what is done by night appears by day. Things are discoverred when the gangsters come to ask for money. This is also the moment that the son and the girl realize how bad they are letting their parents do these things.
ABOUT THE MOVIE
This is based on a play named :" Don Con Ve" which is on the stage for a long time.
With the participate of many artists especially Hoai Linh, the movie has high turnover and become an attractive movie in Tet holidays.