Rachel Chu is an economics professor in New York state university, she is dating Nick Young who resides in Singapore. Two years after dating Nick arranges a trip to Singapore for the two of them for his cousin Collin’s wedding. Rachel finds out about Nick’s wealthy background and lavish lifestyle in Singapore. Eleanor Nick’s mother immediately dislikes Rachel for her modest family background and her American roots, since she assumes Rachel is unwilling to put herself before family. Rachel is also ridiculed and accused of being a gold digger by his family members. Nick is in awe of Rachel and proposes to her during the trip. She is conflicted as she does not want Nick to be in a lose-lose situation and chose either her or his family.
Crazy rich Asians is a heartwarming comedy drama, that gives us an insight into the lives of the ultrarich. It beautifully portrays the themes of class differences and culture. It was released in 2018 and can be streamed on Netflix.
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