Most Popular "Indian American" Titles
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1. Glee (2009– )
44 min | Comedy, Drama, Music
A group of ambitious misfits try to escape the harsh realities of high school by joining a glee club, where they find strength, acceptance and, ultimately, their voice, while working to pursue dreams of their own.
3. The Departed (2006)
R | 151 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
An undercover state cop who has infiltrated an Irish gang and a mole in the police force working for the same mob race to track down and identify each other before being exposed to the enemy, after both sides realize their outfit has a rat.
5. Safety Not Guaranteed (2012)
R | 86 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Three magazine employees head out on an assignment to interview a guy who placed a classified ad seeking a companion for time travel.
R | 114 min | Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Follows the cross-country adventures of the pot-smoking duo as they try to outrun authorities who suspect them of being terrorists when they try to sneak a bong on board their flight to Amsterdam.
8. A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas (2011)
R | 90 min | Comedy
Six years after their Guantanamo Bay adventure, stoner buds Harold Lee and Kumar Patel cause a holiday fracas by inadvertently burning down Harold's father-in-law's prize Christmas tree.
9. The Namesake (2006)
PG-13 | 122 min | Drama
American-born Gogol, the son of Indian immigrants, wants to fit in among his fellow New Yorkers, despite his family's unwillingness to let go of their traditional ways.
10. Ghost Town (I) (2008)
PG-13 | 102 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Bertram Pincus is a man whose people skills leave much to be desired. When Pincus dies unexpectedly, but is miraculously revived after seven minutes, he wakes up to discover that he now has the annoying ability to see ghosts.
12. The Party (1968)
PG | 99 min | Comedy
A clerical mistake results in a bumbling film extra being invited to an exclusive Hollywood party instead of being fired.
13. Today's Special (2009)
R | 99 min | Comedy
In this super-feel-good foodie comedy, young Manhattan chef Samir rediscovers his heritage and his passion for life through the enchanting art of cooking Indian food.
14. The Guru (2002)
R | 94 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Music
Bored with Bollywood movies but fascinated with their Hollywood counterparts from his youth, Ram dreams to become a singer and actor in America, the country where dreams are made. He is ... See full summary »
15. Good Ol' Boy (2015)
Comedy, Family | Post-production
In the fall of 1979, a family from India came to America. There were barbecues and Halloween and hunting. But most importantly, there was the inexplicable joy of first-love. And no one ever forgets a first-love.
16. Getting Straight (1970)
R | 124 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A Vietnam vet and former social radical is conflicted by his desire to become a teacher and his sympathy with anti-establishment student protests.
17. Ruby in Paradise (1993)
R | 114 min | Drama, Romance
Ruby, a young woman, arrives in a Florida resort town during the off season to make a fresh start. She gets work as a sales clerk in a souvineer shop run by Mildred Chambers. She dates, and... See full summary »
20. Enemy Gold (1993)
R | 92 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller
Three Federal agents go in search of gold supposedly hidden by Quantrell during the Civil War after they are suspended by a corrupt official for excessive force during a drug raid. ... See full summary »
21. Amu (2005)
102 min | Drama
Amu is the story of Kaju, a twenty-one-year-old Indian American woman who returns to India to visit her family and discover the place where she was born. The film takes a dark turn as Kaju ... See full summary »
22. Ball & Chain (2004)
PG-13 | 90 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Saima is a second-generation East Indian-American, living in Austin, Texas, along with her dad, mom, and brother, Dev. Her dad considers her an old maid and wants her to get married to ... See full summary »
23. Praying with Anger (1992)
PG-13 | 101 min | Comedy, Drama
An alienated, Americanized teenager of East Indian heritage is sent back to India where he discovers not only his roots but a lot about himself.
24. Walkaway (2010)
Unrated | 97 min | Comedy, Drama
Four intersecting stories, each exploring different aspects of love and companionship, as four friends struggle to find their way through the meanders of Indian matrimony, in a bittersweet ... See full summary »
25. ABCD (1999)
Unrated | 105 min | Drama
The only goal of an ageing Asian-American widow is to see her son and rebellious daughter (described as an American Born Confused Deshi or ABCD) married off to respectable Indian families.
26. 3 A.M. (2001)
92 min | Crime, Mystery, Romance
The feature film directing debut of Spike Lee protege Lee Davis takes the viewer into the world of taxi drivers. Developed in the Sundance Laboratory, this film offers dove-tailing stories ... See full summary »
27. La classe américaine (1993 TV Movie)
70 min | Comedy
George Abitbol, "the Most Classy Man on Earth", dies sputtering his famous last words: "cr*ppy world!" What the heck did he mean? Reporters Steven, Peter and Dave investigate. La Classe ... See full summary »
28. When Harry Tries to Marry (2011)
PG-13 | 93 min | Comedy, Romance
An Indian-American guy surprises his family when he announces his desire for an arranged marriage with an Indian woman, though his affection for a longtime American friend complicates his plan.
29. American Desi (2001)
Unrated | 100 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
College freshman Krishna Reddy, who has never cared for his Indian-American cultural heritage, looks forward to a new life on campus but is surprised to find that he has been assigned ... See full summary »
30. The Buried Secret of M. Night Shyamalan (2004 TV Movie)
Through revealing interviews with M. Night Shyamalan's childhood friends and neighbors, Academy Award nominated filmmaker Nathaniel Kahn seeks to uncover the director's most intimate ... See full summary »
31. Chutney Popcorn (1999)
92 min | Comedy, Drama
Reena is a young Indian American lesbian who lives and works in New York. Her sister Sarita, who is happily married, discovers that she is infertile. Reena offers to be a surrogate mother ... See full summary »
32. American Chai (2001)
R | 92 min | Comedy, Drama
Sureel is a first generation Indian American college graduating senior music major who's controlling father still believes that he is pre-med. His desires in life conflict with both his ... See full summary »
33. Green Card Fever (2003)
100 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Green Card Fever is the story of a young man in the United States who overstays his visa in the pursuit of a "Green Card". He naively muddles through an underworld of illegal immigrants, ... See full summary »
34. A Decent Arrangement (2011)
96 min | Comedy, Drama
A Decent Arrangement is the story of Ashok Khosla, an Indian-American copywriter, who travels to India for an arranged marriage. After he encounters an American woman traveling through ... See full summary »
35. Quarter Life Crisis (2006)
90 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Neil Desai, a directionless and confused 20-something accompanied by his posse of four testosterone packed schmoes embark on a journey to find the perfect date, the meaning of love and ... See full summary »
41. The Distance Between Us (2014)
117 min | Drama, Romance
The story revolves around Megha, an ambitious, software professional who develops a software product and dreams of selling it and settling down in career quickly... See full synopsis »
43. Finding Preet (2006)
95 min | Comedy, Romance
Thirty-four divorced and INDIAN! Priti is a 34 year old Indian American physician and restaurant owner searching for preet (a hindi word for love). Her traditional Indian parents find her ... See full summary »
44. Divided We Fall: Americans in the Aftermath (2006)
110 min | Documentary
When a turbaned Sikh man is brutally murdered in the aftermath of September 11, 2001, a college student journeys across America to discover who counts as "American" in times of crisis.
45. Diwali (2004)
16 min | Short, Comedy, Family
Diwali is the self-revealing story of a young Indian-American man who discovers his cultural identity as he attempts to win the love of a beautiful Indian girl. It's a romantic comedy that ... See full summary »
46. Another Day Another Life (2009)
5 min | Short, Drama, Thriller
A man struggles with his natural instincts for revenge when he is rescued by the only person that really mattered in grand scheme of life.
47. Allah Made Me Funny: Live in Concert (2008)
83 min | Documentary, Comedy, Family
The film features live stand-up performances by Azhar Usman, Preacher Moss and Mohammed Amer as well as behind the scenes sequences highlighting the individual comedians. The trio poke fun ... See full summary »
48. Distant Beats (2011)
101 min | Drama, Musical
A struggling classical singer trying to elevate his old traditional music format, an upcoming Seattle singer, an aspiring musician and an Indian folk singer come together in a life changing journey.
49. Karma Road (2010)
R | 81 min | Drama
Karma Road is a non-traditional Film about a modern generation Indian American college student whose life is challenged by the many obstacles she overcomes throughout a course of time. A ... See full summary »
50. Anjali (2008)
15 min | Short, Drama
When Anjali, a rebellious Indian-American teenager, comes home with her boyfriend only to witness her father's betrayal, she must decide whether she will share her secret and risk devastating her family.