Crazy Rich Asians (2018) – Movie Review

Movie review of Crazy Rich Asians, the blockbuster box office hit, starring an all-Asian cast. The movie is a contemporary romantic comedy, based on a global bestselling book. It follows native New Yorker Rachel Chu to Singapore to meet her boyfriend’s mega-rich family.

Directed by Jon M. Chu
Written by: Peter Chiarelli, Adele Lim
Based on the novel by: Kevin Kwan
Starring: Constance Wu, Henry Golding, Michelle Yeoh, Gemma Chan, Awkwafina, Jimmy O. Yang, Ronny Chieng, Nico Santos, Ken Jeong

Genre: Comedy, Romance
Release Date: August 15, 2018
Distributor: Warner Bros.
Runtime: 2h 00min
US MPAA Rating: PG13
Canadian MPA Rating: PG

Budget: $30 million
Opening Weekend: $27 million
Domestic Total: $120 million (as of Sep 4, 2018)
Worldwide Total: $139 million (as of Sep 4, 2018)
IMDB Score: 7.6
Rotten Tomatoes: 93% Fresh
Metascore: 76
CinemaScore: A

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