thinkfilm | Release Date: May 3, 2002
Summary: Set during the mid 1950's in Trinidad, this story is rooted primarily in the Indian community and deals with the thwarted ambitions, frustrations, and ultimate triumphs that are possible in this 'restricted' part of the world. (Merchant Ivory Productions)
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Runtime: 117 min
Rating: Rated PG for mild language.
Production: Merchant Ivory Productions
Genres: Drama, Comedy
Countries: USA, UK, India
Language: English
Home Release Date: Feb 25, 2003
Director Credit
Ismail Merchant Director
Writer Credit
Caryl Phillips Screenplay
V.S. Naipaul Novel
Principal Cast Credit
James Fox Mr. Stewart
Om Puri Ramlogan
Cast Credit
Aasif Mandvi Ganesh Ramseyor
Albert Laveau Headmaster
Ayesha Dharker Leela G. Ramseyor
Dinesh Maharaj Taxi Driver
Grace Maharaj Mrs. Cooper
Jimi Mistry Pratap Cooper
Maureen Thompson Woman In Rainbow Dress
Michael Cherrie Man In Yellow Suit
Pip Torrens Governor
Rez Kempton Basdeo
Sakina Jaffrey Suruj Mooma
Sanjeev Bhaskar Beharry
Zohra Sehgal Auntie
Producer Credit
Anthony Maharaj Associate Producer
George Darley-Doran Associate Producer
Lawrence Duprey Executive Producer
Nayeem Hafizka Producer
Paul Bradley Executive Producer
Pritish Nandy Producer
Rangita Pritish Nandy Executive Producer
Richard Hawley Producer