CRAZY RICH ASIANS
Rating: PG 120’ mild themes coarse language
Cast: Constance Wu, Michelle Yeoh, Henry Golding
Director: Jon M. Chu
Rachel Chu is happy to accompany her longtime boyfriend, Nick, to his best friend’s wedding in Singapore. She’s also surprised to learn that Nick’s family is extremely wealthy and he’s considered one of the country’s most eligible bachelors. Thrust into the spotlight, Rachel must now contend with jealous socialites, quirky relatives and something far, far worse — Nick’s disapproving mother.
“It’s simply great fun, a winsome romantic comedy and an occasionally over-the-top luxury fantasy that never flags.” Stephanie Zacharek, Time Magazine
93% on Rotten Tomatos
With a terrific cast and a surfeit of visual razzle dazzle, Crazy Rich Asians takes a satisfying step forward for screen representation while deftly drawing inspiration from the classic — and still effective — rom-com formula.
“Crazy Rich Asians glimmers and sparkles, gives us characters to root for, and is pure escapist fantasy fun.” Richard Roeper, Chicago SunTimes
“A movie that expertly manages to balance the opulence of incalculable wealth with the pragmatic, well-grounded sensibility embodied by its heroine, Rachel Chu ” Peter Debruge, Variety