PG-13 | | Comedy, Romance
This contemporary romantic comedy, based on a global bestseller, follows native New Yorker Rachel Chu to Singapore to meet her boyfriend's family.
Tyersall Park, Nick's grandmother's home, is actually in Kuala Lumpur. Per The Hollywood Reporter: "Tyersall Park, the mansion of the Young family matriarch, was created out of two abandoned Malaysian government-owned buildings in Kuala Lumpur. The ... ...
It's about time somebody stood up to Auntie Eleanor. But you, not me, oh god. She can't ever know I was here.
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."
English, Mandarin, Cantonese, Hokkien, Tamil, French
$26,510,140 (USA) (19 August 2018)
$152,924,483 (USA) (20 September 2018)