Crazy Rich closes in on the 6th highest grossing rom-com of all time (North American box office). In the 4th and last part of our Crazy Rich special, we talk whether big-budget movies fail when they don’t deliver a society steering message or if they can just be plain old fun. All parts to the Crazy Rich Asians podcast are here.
Footnotes & Followups
Photo by Mary Grace Pingoy. More adorable photos.
Searching – Jon Cho
Music by Lee Rosevere – Thank you!
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