Follows the exploits of an Indian immigrant trying to make it in New York City in 1973.

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Ram
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Dada Bhagwan (Holy Man) Co-Lead
Lavrenti Lopes ...
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Serene
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Adesh
Shikha Jain ...
Rani
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Kali (as Geeta Citygirl)
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Sajay G
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Marsha
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Rufus
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Bill Loney
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Carl ,Angry Neighbor / client
Scott Brooks ...
DELIVERY MAN
Christopher Chan ...
Asian businessman
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Mark
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Follows the exploits of an Indian immigrant trying to make it in New York City in 1973.

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Rated PG-13 for some sexual references
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Derived from a true story, the film 'Desperate Endeavors' revolves around the misadventures of newly arrived immigrant Ram Patel to NYC in 1973.
7 July 2015 | by (New York) – See all my reviews

Desperate Endeavors is the most spiritual picture of the holiday season; this story of redemption is a gift for moviegoers. Bollywood legend Gulshan Grover portrays the "Dada Bhagwan" with humble perfection. ...Derived from a true story, the film 'Desperate Endeavors' revolves around the misadventures of newly arrived immigrant Ram Patel to NYC in 1973. Attempting to extricate himself from a self-dug hole, 'Ram' encounters more obstacles than he can count, and ultimately finds a remedy to his numerous problems by encountering a spiritual adviser, legendary 'Dada Bhagwan' played by Bollywood star Gulshan Grover....by James .P


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