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Bollywood/Hollywood (2002)

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A wealthy East Indian man gives an apparently non-East Indian woman a crash course in his culture, so he can marry her with his family's approval.

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Killer Khalsa (as Killer Khalsa)
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After Rahul's white pop-star fiancée dies in a bizarre levitation accident his mother insists he find another girl as soon as possible, preferably a Hindi one. As she backs this up by postponing his sister's wedding until he does so, he feels forced to act, the more so as he knows his sister is pregnant. But it's a pretty tall order for an Indian living in Ontario, so when he meets striking escort Sunita who can 'be whatever you want me to be' he hatches a scheme to pass her off as his new betrothed. Things get complicated when his family start to take to her and he realises his own feelings are becoming rather stronger than that. Written by Jeremy Perkins {J-26}

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Rated PG-13 for sensuality/partial nudity, some crude language and drug references | See all certifications »

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25 October 2002 (Canada)  »

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Bollywood Hollywood  »

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Opening Weekend USA:

$18,014, 3 October 2003, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$1,491,083, 12 October 2003
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Trivia

Lisa Ray fractured her leg when she went to Canada to shoot this film. See more »

Quotes

Twinky: Jesus Christ!
Mummy ji: Twinky, don't take God's name in vain.
Twinky: For God's sake ma, he's not our God.
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Crazy Credits

After the credits, Rocky says "Shakalaka, baby!" See more »

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Features Rangeela (1995) See more »

Soundtracks

Rooftop Party
Composed and Directed by Sandeep Chowta
Performed by Sonu Nigam and Alisha Chinoi
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Charming and funny
8 December 2003 | by See all my reviews

I enjoyed this film immensely, and found it a humorous take on second-generation Indo-Canadian life. The songs were enjoyable (my only complaint about the film is that the songs weren't subtitled - a bit frustrating for those of us that don't speak Hindi!), and I recommend the film highly - great fun!


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