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The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel better than Slumdog Millionaire: Lillete Dubey
Lillete Dubey says that unlike Slumdog Millionaire, director John Madden’s The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel takes a gentle look at India.
“It’s not like Slumdog Millionaire which showed our country in a brutal light. The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel takes a very gentle look at our country,” said Lillete who plays a feisty character but doesn’t even get a mention in the opening credit titles. Click here to read more
‘Slumdog’ actor Dev Patel in ‘The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel’: official trailer
Watch the official trailer of Hollywood film The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel starring Dev Patel and Tena Desae
Dev Patel acts with Tena Desae and veteran Hollywood actors like Judi Dench, Maggie Smith and Tom Wilkinson in Fox Searchlight Pictures’ The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel. Directed by John Madden, the film follows a group of British retirees who decide to “outsource” their retirement to less expensive and seemingly exotic India. Enticed by advertisements for the newly restored Marigold Hotel and bolstered with visions of a life of leisure, they arrive to find the palace a shell of its former self. Though the new environment is less luxurious than imagined, they are forever transformed by their shared experiences, discovering that life and love can begin again when you let go of the past. The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel releases May 4, 2012 internationally.
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