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Basmati Blues (2017)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Musical, Romance | 9 February 2018 (USA)
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A brilliant scientist is plucked out of the company lab and sent to India to sell the genetically modified rice she created - which she doesn't realize will destroy the farmers she thinks she's helping.

Director:

Dan Baron

Writers:

Dan Baron (screenplay), Dan Baron (story) | 3 more credits »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Brie Larson ... Linda
Utkarsh Ambudkar ... Rajit
Scott Bakula ... Eric
Saahil Sehgal Saahil Sehgal ... William
Tyne Daly ... Evelyn
Donald Sutherland ... Gurgon
Lakshmi Manchu ... Sita
Bugs Bhargava Bugs Bhargava ... Bapuji (as Busg Bhargava Krishna)
Dalip Tahil ... Chief (as Dileep Tahil)
Suhasini Mulay ... Mrs. Patel
Kaizaad Kotwal Kaizaad Kotwal ... Director Kapoor
Jaswinder Singh Kambo Jaswinder Singh Kambo ... Munish (as Jaswinder Singh)
Asif Ali Baig Asif Ali Baig ... Dileep (as Asif Ali Beg)
Karim Hajee Karim Hajee ... Vikram
Prashant Prakash Prashant Prakash ... Buddy
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Storyline

A brilliant scientist is plucked out of the company lab and sent to India to sell the genetically modified rice she created - which she doesn't realize will destroy the farmers she thinks she's helping.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

9 February 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Ryziu karoliukai See more »

Filming Locations:

Kerala, India See more »

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Basmati Blues See more »
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Directors Dan Baron, Monique Caufield and co-writer Jeff Dorchen hadn't previously seen any Bollywood films prior to making the film, so they did a movie marathon featuring films such as Awara, Dil Se, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, Khamoshi, and Lagaan. See more »

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Gurgon: ...Obi-Wan Kenobi gave up to Darth Vader.
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References Back to the Future (1985) See more »

Soundtracks

Rise and Breathe Again
Music and Lyrics by Jeff Cohen, Kristian Bush and Dianna Corcoran
Performed by Storm Large, Falu and Brie Larson
Produced by Steven Argila
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Fun. Interesting.
26 May 2018 | by matlopasSee all my reviews

Great music. Interesting storyline. My teen girls loved to romantic plot and dancing. I loved the the music, plot, politics, and setting.


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