PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A celebrated military contractor returns to the site of his greatest career triumphs and reconnects with a long-ago love while unexpectedly falling for the hard-charging Air Force watch-dog assigned to him.
At the 2019 Golden Globe awards, presenter Sandra Oh quipped that Crazy Rich Asians (2018) "is the first major film with an Asian-American lead since Ghost in the Shell (2017) and Aloha" (a pointed reference to the casting of Scarlett Johansson and Emma Stone). Stone could be heard calling from the audience "I'm sorry!"
There was a time I knew everything in the sky. Every satellite, every constellation, souvenirs of space walks and astronauts and rockets launched by NASA in the '60s. As a kid, I looked up and felt the future. It belonged to me.
In the old footage at the beginning, President Dwight D. Eisenhower is signing the papers accepting Hawaii as a state. It was the 50th state but the sign seen in the montage said 49th state.
The film opens with the 1968 Columbia Pictures logo. The Torch lady is wearing a lei, in keeping with the Hawaiian setting.
The Columbia Pictures logo starts the film in the United States versions, the version released an International has the 20th Century Fox logo at the beginning of film.
English, Hawaiian, Russian
$9,670,235 (USA) (31 May 2015)
$20,991,497 (USA) (19 July 2015)