"Crazy Rich Asians" sells out in most theaters in advance paid preview night

- Crazy Rich Asians held early advance (paid) screenings for one day a week before Wednesday Aug 15 opening weekend. Sold out most of its 354 locations. Estimates were around $450-500K ($1.3K per screen).
- Last minute additional auditoriums were added at 7pm due to demand in markets in Texas, Alabama and New England area etc
- Cast made surprise appearances in screenings in Los Angeles
- Currently holds a 100% fresh on Rotten Tomatoes based on 19 reviews