Anita & Me
Anita & Me (2002)

Directed by Metin Huseyin, Anita & Me follows the development of a cross-cultural friendship between 12-year-old Indian immigrant Meena (Chandeep Uppal) and her 14-year-old British neighbor, Anita (Anna Brewster). An aspiring writer, Meena… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Drama, Comedy
Release Date: November 22, 2002
DVD Release Date: August 8, 2006
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Critic Score: 67% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Rich Cline
Shadows on the Wall

Enjoyable and funny, but there's not that much to it.

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Ian Waldron-Mantgani
UK Critic

There's nothing for us to buy into here, and impatience sets in pretty quick. On a fundamental level, it's hard to understand just how Syal hopes for us to identify with her protagonist.

Matthew Turner

There's good support too, especially from Kathy Burke, who steals the film with a short, under-stated burst of classy acting in a key scene ...

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Urban Cinefile

A sweet chapter in the life of a young girl battling to identify with her roots and environment, although it never reaches the heights that Bend It Like Beckham achieves.

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Flixster Audience Score: 58% Flixster User Reviews
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It's a british comedy. Therefore it's 1 got hilarious comedy accents. 2 got hilarious 70s fashions. 3 got "affectionate" racial… More