City of Joy
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In this drama, a wealthy American doctor learns some important lessons about life in one of the poorest cities on Earth. Max Lowe (Patrick Swayze) is a Houston surgeon who has grown weary of the bureaucracy of American medicine. When he loses a patient on the operating table, Max impulsively decides to leave America and travel to India in the hope of "finding himself." Not long after he arrives in Calcutta, Max is attacked by a group of thugs and left without money or a passport. However, a man named Hasari (Om Puri) comes to Max's rescue. Hasari had left his farming community to… More
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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 57%

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"Shows how two men experience the enhancement of their lives by caring, commitment, and community."
‑ Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat, Spirituality and Practice
""well-intentioned but mostly bland""
‑ James Sanford, Kalamazoo Gazette
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