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.
Henry Golding had to cut his honeymoon short after the studio required him and Constance Wu to fly out for a screen test.
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 the plane flight graphic displays the flight from New York to Singapore á la Indiana Jones, the line drawn goes over Europe. Planes would fly almost due north (358 degrees) to take the shortest route for this long (nearly 10,000 km) flight, i.e., over the North Pole and Russia.
In Australia; the film was passed uncut with an M rating for coarse language. The filmmakers then opted to reduce the language in the film in order to obtain a PG classification.
English, Mandarin, Cantonese, Hokkien, Tamil, French
$26,510,140 (USA) (19 August 2018)
$172,250,049 (USA) (21 October 2018)