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Just an average romcom – or am I being too old-trouty?: Crazy Rich Asians reviewed

15 September 2018

9:00 AM

15 September 2018

9:00 AM

The cast and producer of Crazy Rich Asians were present at the screening I attended and said a few words to kick us off. At this point the film — the first with an Asian-American principal cast since The Joy Luck Club in 1993 — had been number one in America for three weeks, so they talked about a ‘cultural shift’ and how this was ‘as much a movement as a movie’.

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