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R| 1 hr. 31 min.

Plot Summary
Alim (Jimi Mistry) is a gay man living in London to escape the domineering eye of his conservative Muslim mother, Nuru (Suleka Mathew), back in Canada. Alim keeps his homosexuality secret from his mother, so when she comes for a surprise visit, he and his boyfriend, Giles (Kristen Holden-Reid), must put on a straight facade to hide the truth. Throughout all this turmoil, Alim imagines himself talking to the spirit of Cary Grant (Kyle MacLachlan) as a means of coping with the stress.

Cast: Jimi Mistry , Kyle MacLachlan , Suleka Mathew , Kristen Holden-Reid , Veena Sood , Brian George , Raoul Bhaneja ,

Director: Ian Iqbal Rashid

Genres: Romantic comedy

Distributor: Sony Pictures Classics

Touch of Pink (2004)

Release Date: January 19th, 2004|1 hr. 31 min.

critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 0 )
  • 75
    San Francisco Chronicle

    First-time feature director Rashid has made a piece of eye candy that's irresistible. The point of this film may be to embrace reality, but frankly, who needs it? show more

  • 25
    Jami Bernard New York Daily News

    The story is tired, the comedy forced and the mother's larger-than-life quirks are an acquired taste. show more

  • 70
    Kirk Honeycutt The Hollywood Reporter

    What makes the film so much fun is an ingenious plot device embedded in Rashid's sharply observed screenplay. show more

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