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Meet the Patels (2014)

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An Indian-American man who is about to turn 30 gets help from his parents and extended family to start looking for a wife in the traditional Indian way.

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Geeta Patel, Ravi Patel
3 wins & 7 nominations. See more awards »

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A feature film adaptation of the Patel siblings' documentary about their family pressuring Ravi to get married and start a family.

Directors: Geeta Patel, Ravi Patel
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ravi Patel ... Himself (as Ravi V. Patel)
Geeta Patel Geeta Patel ... Herself (as Geeta V. Patel)
Champa V. Patel Champa V. Patel ... Herself
Vasant K. Patel Vasant K. Patel ... Himself
Audrey Wauchope ... Herself (as Audrey Alison Wauchope)
Chandar Abboy Chandar Abboy ... Himself
Chirag Patel ... Himself
Renita Abboy Renita Abboy ... Herself
Rali Amin Rali Amin ... Herself
Sunkrish Bala ... Himself
Ankur Desai Ankur Desai ... Himself
Chirag Desai Chirag Desai ... Himself
Amisha Desai Amisha Desai ... Herself
Paresh Desai Paresh Desai ... Himself
Jyotsna Desai Jyotsna Desai ... Herself
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An Indian-American man who is about to turn 30 gets help from his parents and extended family to start looking for a wife in the traditional Indian way.

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A laugh-out-loud, real-life romantic comedy!


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for thematic elements, brief suggestive images and incidental smoking | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English | Gujarati

Release Date:

11 September 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

One in a Billion See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$72,180, 13 September 2015

Gross USA:

$1,700,681

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$1,700,681
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Trivia

The characters are acted by the actual people in the real life story. See more »

Connections

Remade as Meet the Patels See more »

Soundtracks

Jimmy
Written by M.I.A. (as Mathangi Arulpragasam), Bappi Lahiri, Anjaan, and David James Andrew Tayor
Performed by M.I.A.
Courtesy of Interscope Records under license from Universal Music Enterprises
Courtesy of XL Recordings by arrangement with Beggars Group Media Limited
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AWESOME, HILARIOUS movie about what's happening to "ABCD"'s
2 September 2019 | by pramyadealsSee all my reviews

1) The idea Mrs. Geetha Patel to convert their personal home video to a move is awesome

2) Any ABCD (American Born Confused DESI (Indian) ) Can relate their life to this movie and the characters in this DOCUfilm.

3) Kudos to Vasanth patel for permitting/accepting their kids to explore what they want in life .

4) This movie can be compared to

a) HYDERABAD BLUES b) FLAVOURS c) GREEN CARD FEVER d) DOLLAR DREAMS


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