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3 IdiotsReleasing on DVD Tuesday, April 26th – 3 Idiots is a story of two friends that go looking for their lost buddy. Bets are made, a wedding is crashed and an unexpected visit to a funeral keeps the boys on their toes. This feel-good film broke all opening box office records in India, has won numerous awards, and is now hailed as an "all-time blockbuster".
- 2This tale of a "foreign land" was one of the first major Bollywood films to do well in the US. Ganga, a girl growing up in a conservative family in India travels to America to meet her new husband, but falls in love with his friend Arjun instead. Pure love must prevail as the two star-crossed lovers try to prove their love to their families.
- 3This sports musical is set in the Victorian person of the British Raj and was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Foreign Language film in 2002. With a stint at Sundance and praise from the likes of Roger Ebert, Baz Lurhmann – this visual masterpiece is definitely worth checking out.
- 4This film opened in 208 theaters in North America, and was the largest US Bollywood release of 2010. J is a dance teacher in Las Vegas and marries immigrant women to help them secure their green cards. Little does he know, he’s about the "marry" the woman of his dreams. In a crazy twist of events, they run from the police and share great newly-wed moments together.
- 5Drugs and horseracing make this musical dramedy of two struggling brothers in this fast-paced action and dark humor that’s universally appealing. Crooked copies and a pregnant heroine make this film one intense wild ride.