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Hyderabad Blues (1998)
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Hyderabad Blues (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Varun returns homes after twelve years in the United States and attempts to romance an Indian doctor.
Style: cult film
Plot: culture shock, doctor, homecoming, indian american, indian lead
Place: india

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Praying with Anger (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An alienated, Americanized teenager of East Indian heritage is sent back to India where he discovers not only his roots but a lot about himself.
Style: underground film
Plot: asian indian, teenage boy, teenager, indian american, indian lead
Place: india
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Bangalore Days (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 171 min.
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Place: india
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The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA, India
Duration: 122 min.
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Bombay to Bangkok (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Bombay to Bangkok is a Bollywood film starring Shreyas Talpade and Lena Christensen in the lead roles. It is written and directed by Nagesh Kukunoor and produced by Elahe Hiptoola and Rahul Puri. Shankar (Shreyas Talpade), a petty thief, in ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, thailand, bombay india, bangkok thailand
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American Desi (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, India
Duration: 100 min.
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Carry On, Munna Bhai (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 144 min.
Story: A hilarious underworld gangster known as Munna Bhai falls comically in love with a radio host by the name of Jahnvi, who runs an elders' home, which is taken over by an unscrupulous builder, who gets the residents kicked out ironically with the ...
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Time: contemporary
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When We Met (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 138 min.
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42%
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Namastey London (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 128 min.
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 121 min.
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Outsourced (2006)
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Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
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Style: realistic, feel good, humorous, semi serious, romantic ...
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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Bahu Begum (1967)
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36%
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35%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 126 min.
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