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Akbar Kurtha and Legally Blonde Friday 14th August 2009 The opening night of 'Legally Blonde' the musical at the Pantages Theater in Hollywood - Arrivals Los Angeles, California

Akbar Kurtha and Legally Blonde
Akbar Kurtha and Legally Blonde
Akbar Kurtha and Legally Blonde

My Son The Fanatic Review


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In "My Son the Fanatic," a Pakistani cabbieis forced to face a moral and cultural crisis after 25 years of assimilationinto English life in London.

His son has broken off an engagement to a police chief'sdaughter -- a move the family saw as a step up into white society eventhough their future in-laws belittled them -- and has joined a fundamentalistMuslim sect, questioning almost everything about his father's Westernizedlifestyle, especially his habit of ferrying prostitutes for fares.

A humble and reserved man, Parvez (Om Puri) is at a losswhat to do when his family starts to break apart in the wake of this religiousupheaval. He begins spending more time in his cab than ever before justto get away, especially after the son offers room and board to his sect'sleader -- who takes over the household and regulates Parvez' wife to practicalservitude.

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