Monsoon Wedding

Genre:  Comedy, Romance
Running Time:  113 min.
Release Date: March 1, 2002
DVD: October 8, 2002

Current rating: Rating: 4.33
based on 308 votes and 13 reviews
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Cast: Naseeruddin Shah, Vijay Raaz, Vasundhara Das


Set in New Delhi, as the Verma family prepare for their daughter's arranged marriage, the father of the bride, Lalit Verma (Shah), and his wife endure the ups and downs with their daughter Aditi (Das) preparing to marry and leave home. Although Aditi is to marry Houston engineer Hemant Rai, she's not yet over her love affair with her older (and married) ex-boss.

The day before the wedding, Aditi gets cold feet, and her unmarried cousin decides to defy convention and revealing a disturbing secret she has suppressed for years. Meanwhile, through the chaos, new love affairs begin.

Director: Mira Nair
Studio: Odeon Films
Producer(s): Mira Nair, Caroline Baron
Screenplay: Sabrina Dhawan
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  • 5 stars "A heart-warming, charming movie. One of the best dramedies i've ever watched."