Her Own Choice
Her Own Choice (2001)

New York University film student Krutin Patel debuts with this cross-cultural drama about a pair of Indian-American 20-somethings. Bedhopping Nina (Sheetal Sheth) is split between upper class white boy Sam (Rex Young) and childhood friend… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: November 30, 2001
DVD Release Date: April 20, 2004
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Critic Score: 68% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
David Chute
L.A. Weekly

At times the deck is egregiously stacked.

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Jan Stuart

The bad news is that [Jaffrey] leaves us a little hungry for people whose destinies matter to us more than the ones served up here.

Ted Murphy

ABCD gets an "A" for its intentions, but unfortunately just barely passes on all other accounts.

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Carrie Rickey
Philadelphia Inquirer

An involving study of sibling and interpersonal relationships.

Jonathan Foreman
New York Post

Compassionate, funny and honest.

David Noh
Film Journal International

Nothing particularly fresh or exciting, but its intentions are so sincere and, for the most part, it's so well-acted that it emerges as quite affecting.

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Kevin Thomas
Los Angeles Times

It's polished without being slick; well-paced and graceful and brought alive by stellar performances led by Jaffrey.

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Stephen Holden
New York Times

Sensitively acted.

Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

This fine film conveys the difficulty of living in a twilight zone between the customs of the old country and the ever-changing values of America.

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Flixster Audience Score: 52% Flixster User Reviews
Leo L
An interesting movie that follows a pair of adult siblings raised in America, Nina and Raj are close, and supportive of each other, but the two possess… More