This is a generational family saga everyone can relate to, and Nair gives it her special magic. show more
This immensely pleasurable film is anything but dry. It's a saga of the immigrant experience that captures the snap, crackle and pop of American life, along with the pounding pulse, emotional reticence, volcanic colors and cherished rituals of Indian culture.
It's a tearjerker, sometimes, and sweetly funny at other moments. It's near perfect. show more