#Opinion Of The Day

What we can learn from Crazy Rich Asians' shortcomings

As far as I can remember, no Hollywood film has generated such a wealth of criticisms in Singapore as Crazy Rich Asians.

The adaptation of Kevin Kwan's novel of the same name has been hailed as a watershed moment for Asian representation in America.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on September 09, 2018, with the headline '#OpinionOfTheDay What we can learn from Crazy Rich Asians' shortcomings'. Print Edition | Subscribe