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Nina's Heavenly Delights (2006)

 -  Comedy  -  21 November 2007 (USA)
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A feisty young woman returns to Glasgow to run her deceased father's curry house.

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Lisa MacKinlay
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Nina Shah
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Raj Khanna
Ronny Jhutti ...
Bobbi
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Suman Shah
Atta Yaqub ...
Kary Shah
Zoe Henretty ...
Priya Shah
Raji James ...
Sanjay Khanna
Elaine C. Smith ...
Auntie Mamie
Rita Wolf ...
Auntie Tumi
Kathleen McDermott ...
Janice
Kulvinder Ghir ...
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Hritika Thaker ...
Young Nina
Kavita Dass ...
Bollywood Bowl Child
Tariq Mullan ...
Ravi
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Storyline

Shelley Conn plays Nina, a young woman who ran away to London to avoid an arranged marriage. She returns to Glasgow three years later (after her father dies unexpectedly of a heart-attack) to find his gambling problem means the family restaurant has to be sold. To save it Nina decides to compete in a TV curry competition. Written by kwedgwood@hotmail.com

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A romantic feast rich with the tastes of life, love and spices See more »

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Rated PG-13 for some sexual content | See all certifications »
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21 November 2007 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A Receita do Amor  »

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$267 (USA) (22 November 2007)

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$9,647 (USA) (22 February 2008)
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Art Malik's character Raj Khanna owns a restaurant in the movie called "The Jewel in the Crown." In 1984, Malik appeared in the mini-series The Jewel in the Crown (1984). See more »

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In the dance studio, as Fish and the other two dancers are about to leave Nina and her friend alone, crew and equipment are reflected in the full-length mirror. See more »

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Nina: [about Sanjay] I just didn't love him.
Lisa: No such thing.
Nina: As love?
Lisa: There isn't. Just a big con. See, your dad told you how to cook. My dad told me never gamble with something you're not prepared to lose.
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Ninas Heavenly delights
5 June 2007 | by (New Zealand) – See all my reviews

Love this movie,just saw it at our Gay & Lesbian Film Festival here in Wellington.Love the story and it is a movie that should go to general release.Music good,Story awesome and I really don't think people can get offended by the story line.It is just a great love story. I would have like to got more of the recipes,they were wonderful. Managed to get the DVD from England so will be playing every night.Soundtrack is wonderful as well,so will be keeping the eye out for that. Thank you for finally getting the film to the screen.Only took the director 5 years to get someone to fund it.unbelievable.Keep up the good work and looking for more. Chris


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