Bhaji On the Beach
Bhaji On the Beach (1995)

An assembly of Indian women, both immigrants and their British-born brethren, travel to the English seaside in this comic drama. The plot focuses on a trio of young women caught between tradition and independence: Ginder (Kim Vithana), who… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: June 1, 1995
DVD Release Date: January 9, 1996
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Critic Score: 89% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Suzi Feay
Time Out

Plot and motivation are both contrived, but once the story gets going, first-time director Gurinder Chadha extracts maximum fun from her sedate matrons and wild teenagers let loose in a working-class holiday hell.

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Emanuel Levy

Consistently warm, and in moments savvy and irreverent, this feminist day trip of Asian immigrants to a British searesort contains some lurid and funny fantasies staged in the colorful Bollywood style.

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Nine Indian women from England are thrown together on a trip.

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Emily B.
Miles better than 'Bend it Like Beckham'.