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Mother of the groom Eleanor Sung-Young (Michelle Yeoh)

‘Crazy Rich Asians’ is a big win for Asian American representation in Hollywood — but what about Singaporean representation?

It’s a rare big US studio film with an all Asian cast. But here’s why those with ties to Singapore’s local literary scene have mixed feelings about it.

‘Crazy Rich Asians’ is a big win for Asian American representation in Hollywood — but what about Singaporean representation?
Two posters side by side, one original film poster, the other remade with photos of two men in place of actors

How '90s Bollywood movies became cool again for two desis in the US

How '90s Bollywood movies became cool again for two desis in the US
Reed Hastings, co-founder and CEO of Netflix spent two years in Swaziland teaching English.

Netflix goes live in the sub-Saharan, because 'the future is in places like Africa'

Netflix goes live in the sub-Saharan, because 'the future is in places like Africa'
Cast member Julianne Moore poses at a special screening of the film "Still Alice" during AFI Fest 2014 in Hollywood on November 12, 2014.

Julianne Moore leads the stars of this week's new movies

Julianne Moore leads the stars of this week's new movies
Sir Richard Attenborough

Director and actor Richard Attenborough saw film as a powerful vehicle for change

Director and actor Richard Attenborough saw film as a powerful vehicle for change

Check out these four 'must see' foreign films of 2013

Matt Holzman, host of the screening series "First Take" on KCRW in Los Angeles, shares his four favorite foreign films of 2013 — and the reasons he loves each one.

Check out these four 'must see' foreign films of 2013