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Monsoon Wedding
Directed by:
Mira Nair

"Monsoon Wedding" (also known as "Mariage des moussons, Le", "Monsoon wedding - Matrimonio indiano") is a Comedy/Drama/Romance film directed by Mira Nair, released on February 22 of 2002 in the USA . Naseeruddin Shah is starring, alongside Lillete Dubey, Shefali Shetty, Vijay Raaz, Tilotama Shome and Vasundhara Das.

The Rain is coming... and so is the Family.

Who directed "Monsoon Wedding":

Monsoon Wedding was directed by Mira Nair, an Indian director, producer, actress, and writer.

Before making Monsoon Wedding, Mira Nair had directed The Perez Family, released in 1995, Mississippi Masala (1991), Salaam Bombay! (1988). Since, she directed New York, I Love You, released in 2008, Shantaram (2009).

When was "Monsoon Wedding" released:

Monsoon Wedding was initally released in the United States on Friday, February 22, 2002. Other films released on Friday, February 22, 2002 are My Big Fat Greek Wedding, Almost (dir. Ryan Paige and Laurence Maher), The Climb (dir. John Schmidt), and Aswesuma (dir. Bennett Rathnayake). This was seventeen (17) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, January 04, 2002 in the United Kingdom; Tuesday, September 11, 2001 in Canada; Wednesday, December 12, 2001 in France; Thursday, April 18, 2002 in Germany; Thursday, August 30, 2001 in Italy; Friday, August 30, 2002 in Spain; Thursday, December 20, 2001 in Australia and on Saturday, August 17, 2002 in Japan.

Who is at the casting of "Monsoon Wedding":

At the casting of Monsoon Wedding we find Naseeruddin Shah, previously seen in Mujhe Meri Biwi Se Bachaao (2001) and Bombay Boys (1998); Lillete Dubey (Gadar: Ek Prem Katha (2001), Bawandar (2000)); Shefali Shetty (Satya (1998), Rangeela (1995)) [ more... ]

  • Naseeruddin Shah, Kulbhushan Kharbanda and Soni Razdan also appeared together in Mandi, released in 1983.
  • Soni Razdan and Naseeruddin Shah also worked together in Khamosh, released in 1985.

What is the Storyline of "Monsoon Wedding":

The film's central story concerns a father, Lalit Verma (Naseeruddin Shah), who is trying to organize an enormous, chaotic, and expensive wedding for his daughter, for whom he has arranged a marriage with a man she has known for only a few weeks (Parvin Dabas as Hemant Rai). As so often happens in the Punjabi culture, such a wedding means that, for one of the few times each generation, the whole family comes together from all corners of the globe including India, Australia and America.

The bride, [...]

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