Skip to main content

1 hr. 37 min.

Plot Summary
A voluptuous professor (Dimple Kapadia) from India visits California and has an affair with an East Indian teenager.

Cast: Dimple Kapadia , Vinod Khanna , Deepti Naval , Gulshan Grover ,

Director: Somnath Sen

Genres: Drama, Romance

Leela (2002)

Release Date: January 1st, 2002|1 hr. 37 min.

critic reviews (6)
fan reviews ( )
  • 63
    Jack Mathews New York Daily News

    So far beyond Bollywood, I think it's set in the suburbs of L.A. show more

  • 50
    V.A. Musetto New York Post

    Most of the dialogue is in English, almost all of the story takes place in the U.S., and there is none of the kitschy fun that gives Bollywood flicks their charm. show more

  • 60
    Maitland McDonagh TV Guide

    Kapadia's intelligent, nuanced performance is the film's highlight, balanced by Khanna's portrayal of Nashaad, who could easily be a patronizing, chauvinist caricature. show more

similar movies

  • Elegy (2008)

  • Out in the Dark (2012)

  • Reaching for the Moon (2013)

  • Certified Copy (2010)

  • Endless Love (2014)

Stay Connected with Moviefone

Download the Free App!

How do you watch stuff?


How else do you watch?

Select your online providers
My Settings

You are currently subscribed as: {email}


Get the latest reviews, movie news, photos, and trailers sent straight to your inbox.

Weekly Newsletter

Daily alerts


You're not following any movies.

These are the movies you’re currently following.

    Update settings