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My Beautiful Laundrette

R| 1 hr. 37 min.

Plot Summary
In a seedy corner of London, Omar (Gordon Warnecke), a young Pakistani, is given a run-down laundromat by his uncle (Saeed Jaffrey), who hopes to turn it into a successful business. Soon after, Omar is attacked by a group of racist punks, but defuses the situation when he realizes their leader is his former lover, Johnny (Daniel Day-Lewis). The men resume their relationship and rehabilitate the laundromat together, but various social forces threaten to compromise their success.

Cast: Daniel Day-Lewis , Gordon Warnecke , Saeed Jaffrey , Roshan Seth , Derrick Branche , Shirley Anne Field , Rita Wolf , Souad Faress

Director: Stephen Frears

Genres: Comedy drama

Distributor: Orion Pictures

My Beautiful Laundrette (1985)

Release Date: October 12th, 2001|1 hr. 37 min.

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