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Blind Dating (2006)

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A blind young man (Pine) thinks he finds love with an Indian woman (Jay), though their relationship is fraught with cultural differences.

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Jasmine (as Jenny Alden)
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Steve Wellington ...
Young Danny (as Steven Wellington)
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Dr. Perkins
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Jay
Megan Umberger ...
Girl in Park #1
Olivia Garvey ...
Girl in Park #2
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Gabriella Helmstetler ...
Girl in Park #3
Dee Macaluso ...
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U.S.-based Leeza works in Dr. Perkins Medical Research Facility. Her mother, originally from India, was single when she arrived in America, and fell in with a Caucasian male as he looked like a movie star. Her dreams were shattered when he married a prettier Caucasian, leaving her to marry an East Indian. Leeza, now engaged to a boy of her father's choice, namely U.S.-based Arvind, meets with Danny, a Caucasian who is blind since his premature birth. He has enrolled himself at Dr. Perkins facility to try out a new procedure that will result in surgery to a part of his brain to restore his visual cortex, enabling him see in fuzzy black and white images. She is attracted to him, but is aware of her commitment to marry Arvind and feels it would be against the Hindu culture (where love is measured with loyalty, trust, respect, and commitment) to break off her engagement - especially when it seems that Danny may be able to see, reject her, and get involved with a much more attractive ... Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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Comedy | Romance

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Rated PG-13 for sexual content and language | See all certifications »

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26 April 2007 (Malaysia)  »

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Blind Guy Dating  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$61,877 (USA) (11 May 2007)

Gross:

$87,416 (USA) (18 May 2007)
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The vision center of the brain is located in the occipital lobe at the back of the head. Danny's operation was done on the temporal lobe behind the ear, which is closer to the memory and language section of the brain. See more »

Quotes

Danny: My brother, Larry- when I was a kid- told me that kids were supposed to run free in the park... 'cause that's what parks are for. But he didn't tell me about trees. I really hate trees. Like, a lot.
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Features Casablanca (1942) See more »

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Suddenly I See
Written by KT Tunstall
Performed by KT Tunstall
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A movie with a soul
19 June 2010 | by (Belgium) – See all my reviews

Reading the title and seeing the cover made me think this was one of those "American Pie" movies. En contraire mes amis, this movie made me laugh and feel sad at the same time.

The story of Danny's life (pretty darn well written) was touching. The story tells you how wonderful and sad true love can be at the same time. It makes you feel how less fortunate people go through life.

This movie is pure human, and that's what I liked about it.

If you like a good story with some funny and touching moments, I would definitely recommend this one as it's one of the better ones I've seen out there.


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