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That Girl in Yellow Boots (2010)

A British woman faces challenges while attempting to locate her father in India.

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Credited cast:
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Ruth Edscer
Prashant Prakash ...
Prashant
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Divakar
Gulshan Devaiah ...
Chittiappa Gowda
Pooja Swaroop ...
Maya (as Puja Sarup)
Kumud Mishra ...
Lynn
Shivkumar Subramaniam ...
(as Shiv Subramanyam)
Divya Jagdale ...
Divya
Thani ...
Henchman
Kartik Krishnan
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Makrand Deshpande ...
Post Master
Rajat Kapoor ...
Man Who Steps Out of Elevator
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Director
Mushtaq Khan ...
Visa Officer
Murari Kumar ...
Passport Office Clerk (as Murari)
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After the passing of her mother and the suicide of her 15-year old sister, Britain-based Ruth Edscer travels to Mumbai, India, to try and locate her father, Arjun Patel. She manages to find employment with a massage parlor where she not only earns a wage but charges Rs.1000/- for a illicit services from her affluent male clients. She has been made aware that she cannot be hired unless and until she is granted a official work permit, so regularly attends the Foreigners Registration Office to extend her stay, while making herself familiar with the culture and 'donations'. Challenges follows after a confrontation with a gangster, Chittiappa Gowda, who not only assaults her but also takes away her savings, as her boyfriend, Prashant, owes him money. While getting even with Prashant, she finds out that her father had changed his name, is now known as Benjamin, and maybe residing in Versova. She does locate the building - but nothing will prepare for the shock when she finds out who he ... Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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The Google homepage used by Ruth, displayed a Doodle marking the 40th Anniversary of Sesame Street portraying Oscar the Grouch. It was on 7th November 2009. See more »

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Ruth Edscer: Do you want a happy ending?
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Shocking tale
6 November 2011 | by (Singapore) – See all my reviews

I started watching this movie just to pass my time. I hadn't read any review or had any expectations.

The film brings out the true state of the existing conditions in India. Of many of which I myself have seen in real life. Though many people claim that it is not so bad.

The storyline is very genuine and believable and you soon get caught up in the twists.

The main character Ruth is very convincing. It is very difficult to predict what will happen next in the story.

I loved the female who manned the massage desk. Her telephone conversations were so entertaining and true to life.

The ending was totally unexpected. I had tears in my eyes.


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