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A Pocket Full of Dreams (2001)

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An Indian family comes to America seeking the American dream and gets disillusioned along the way. Half the family winds up going back to India and the other half decides to stay. A story ... See full summary »

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An Indian family comes to America seeking the American dream and gets disillusioned along the way. Half the family winds up going back to India and the other half decides to stay. A story that shows not all is black and white, there is good and evil no matter where you are, it's what you make of it for yourself. Written by Anonymous

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