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.
Ken Jeong and Gemma Chan have appeared in the Transformers franchise in different films. Ken Jeong was in Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011) and Gemma Chan appears as Quintessa in Transformers: The Last Knight (2017).
Our brains so hate the idea of losing something that's valuable to us that we abandon all rational thought, and we make some really poor decisions. So, Curtis wasn't playing to win. He was playing not to lose.
When Rachel and Peik Lin are first going to Nick's family's home, and can't seem to find it, Peik remarks it's like they are in a jungle. She says they are in the middle of nowhere. Security shows up and checks them out. When Peik asks them if they know where the Young house is the shot changes from the car interior to immediately in front of it. They are literally feet from the gate. Hardly in the middle of nowhere.
There's a mid-credit scene in which Astrid exchanges glances with a man.
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, French, Malay
$26,510,140 (USA) (19 August 2018)