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The story follows Rachel Chu (Wu), an American-born Chinese economics professor, who travels to her boyfriend Nick's (Golding) hometown of Singapore for his best friend's wedding. Before long, his secret is out: Nick is from a family that is impossibly wealthy, he's perhaps the most eligible bachelor in Asia, and every single woman in his ultra-rarefied social class is incredibly jealous of Rachel and wants to bring her down.Written by
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When Rachel returns from the bachelorette weekend, Nick tells her they can "do anything tonight" but first they must stop at his grandmother's house to make dumplings. After making dumplings, Rachel chooses to go to see her friend and asks her "what are you doing tonight?" Her friend then performs a makeover and brings her to the wedding. Meaning, Nick's best friend's wedding, in which he was the best man, was on the same night he told Rachel they could hang out and "do whatever." See more »
This is a stereotypical film about recently rich Chinese/Singaporeans (not Asians, the title is a marketing trick) that are not self aware.
They confuse money with prestige, the kind you see queuing outside a Japanese $200 a dish restaurant to be seen, to review and post on Instagram or some other stupid social media website. This film is for them, about them and probably by them.
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