"Crazy Rich Asians" was approved for release by China's film board last month, along with fellow WB titles "Aquaman" and "Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald".
Crazy Rich Asians failed to make an impression on its opening weekend as it headed to the box office in China.
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I'm not too surprised that this has been the general reaction of Chinese audiences to Crazy Rich Asians - the movie comes from an emphatically Asian-American point of view, and what seems groundbreaking in the film feels par for the course in a Chinese film.
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"So Chinese people in the eyes of Europeans and Americans are just about clans, extravagant snobbery, a blind sense of superiority, and stubbornly clinging to outdated rules and ideas?" one Chinese user wrote Sunday on major review platform Douban, where the film already has a 6.2 out of 10 rating (many audience members have already seen the movie after it was widely pirated online).
It may have been a big hit in the United States but Chinese cinemagoers are not insane over the movie insane Rich Asians.
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