'Crazy Rich Asians' serves up auspicious mix of romance, laughs

Michelle Yeoh, Gemma Chan, Henry Golding and Constance Wu star in "Crazy Rich Asians."

(CNN)"Crazy Rich Asians" understandably feels like an occasion -- a big, colorful coming-out party for Asian (and especially Asian-American) talent. Set aside the cultural significance, though, and director Jon