My Beautiful Laundrette

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My Beautiful Laundrette

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Saeed Jaffrey

Nasser Hussein

Roshan Seth

Hussein

Daniel Day-Lewis

Johnny

Gordon Warnecke

Omar Hussein

Storyline

My Beautiful Laundrette is set within the Asian community in London, during the Thatcher years, and displays those values, of money but 'anybody can make it.' Omar gains the running of his Uncle Nasser's laundrette. He is helped by his friend Johnny who is an outsider, white but not entirely accepted by either the white or Asian Londoners. There are many memorable characters: Tania, Omar's cousin whom he might marry. Salim the manager of Nasser's garage and sometime drug ... more


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Lizzy

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Bad Reviews So I will give it a miss.28 February 2012

Bad Reviews So I will give it a miss.

Mad About Movies

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With those reviews, I will stay away from this one.01 February 2012

With those reviews, I will stay away from this one.

Lizzy

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Thanks for that comment good to know05 May 2011

Thanks for that comment good to know

Mad About Movies

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thanks04 April 2011

Thanks for commenting, helps us to know if we should check it out.

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Odd little film23 February 2011

It was an interesting take on racism and emigration. I would recommend it to anyone who likes odd little movies with a little spark of something magic in them. The only complaint I have would be the ending, I felt like things were a bit unresolved so I was somewhat unsatisfied, but looking back... more

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