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Crazy Rich Asians


Crazy Rich Asians

Crazy Rich Asians


"Crazy Rich Asians" is a 2018 romantic comedy-drama film directed by Jon M. Chu and based on Kevin Kwan's 2013 novel of the same name. The film features an all-Asian cast and tells the story of Rachel Chu, an American-born Chinese professor who travels to Singapore with her boyfriend, Nick Young, to attend his best friend's wedding and meets his wealthy family for the first time. As Rachel navigates the social complexities of Nick's world, she faces many challenges and conflicts that force her to confront her own identity and values.

The film was highly anticipated and received critical acclaim for its groundbreaking representation of Asian and Asian-American culture in Hollywood. It was praised for its strong performances, stunning visuals, and engaging storyline. The film was also a commercial success, grossing over $238 million worldwide and becoming one of the highest-grossing romantic comedies of all time.

"Crazy Rich Asians" has been hailed as a major milestone for Asian representation in the entertainment industry, as it features an entirely Asian cast and crew, and explores the nuances of Asian identity and culture in a way that had never been done before in a mainstream Hollywood film. The film was praised for its celebration of Asian diversity and its ability to challenge stereotypes and tropes that have been perpetuated in the media for years. Many critics also lauded the film for its timely release amid a growing movement for racial equality and representation in Hollywood.

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Undoubtfully, cinematography has been my passion since a very young age. Even now, watching a new movie or series always prompts me to ask a lot of questions to the author. Thus, every little essay about a title is definitely not a spoiler, but rather an attempt to explore the idea.

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