Themes of aspirations, friendships and racism have not been well integrated.
In this semi-fictional autobiography of Syal\'s the year is 1972 and 12 year old Meena, Chandeep Uppal, who lives in a village in the West Midlands, dreams of becoming a tall blond writer and escaping her parents, delightfully played by Sanjeev...
A charming film offering insight into two cultures and two people from dissimilar backgrounds.
Todd Anderson works in a consumer call centre in Seattle. When the company decides to outsource the work to India, Todd is sent there to help set it up. He has a mandate to get the Indian call centre staff to sound 'more American" and increase...
In an unnamed part of India, waging an unspecified war against established authority, a group of well-armed rebels audition a passionately committed group of young women for a suicide mission. 19 year old Malli - Ayesha Dharkar - is the chosen...
Though the film is poorly paced, wholly predictable and totally unrealistic, the charm of the leads and the use of Indian locations and culture make this an enjoyable enough culture clash comedy.
Todd Anderson (Josh Hamilton) is in charge of product fulfillment at Western Novelty, a Seattle company whose call centre is suddenly outsourced to India. In his words, 'What I really do is sell kitsch to rednecks, and now I have to train some...