Crazy Rich Asians

Directed By: Jon M. Chu

September 18, 2018 / English Mandarin / 120

A sleeper hit from 2018 follows Chinese-American Rachel Chu (Constance Wu) as she goes with her Chinese-Signaporean boyfriend to one of Singapore’s de facto royalty weddings. A mix of opulence and tradition sparks cultural clashes between these worldwide Chinese communities.


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Screened Semesters:

  • 2019 Fall