• Vanity Fair (2004)

    Reese Witherspoon plays Thackeray's plucky 19th-century heroine Becky Sharp, an orphan who makes her way to the top of London society. Bland adaptatio...n lacks the novel's social criticism. James Purefoy. Mira Nair directed. [+][–]

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  • Monsoon Wedding (2001)

    Sparks fly when an extended Punjabi Indian family gathers for a four-day celebration in preparation for an arranged marriage. Naseeruddin Shah, Lillet...e Dubey, Shefali Shetty, Vijay Raaz, Tilotama Shome. Directed by Mira Nair. [+][–]

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  • Namesake, The (2006)

    Poignant saga of cultures clashing across generations as a Bengali family attempts to acclimate to life in the U.S. Kal Penn, Tabu. Directed by Mira N...air. [+][–]

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  • Amelia (2009)

    This biopic spans the life of aviator extraordinaire Amelia Earhart (Hilary Swank), whose famous voyage across the Atlantic was tragically overshadowe...d by her mysterious disappearance five years later. Richard Gere, Ewan McGregor. [+][–]

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  • Perez Family, The (1995)

    Uneven saga about Cuban immigrants who pretend to be married in order to become U.S. citizens. Marisa Tomei, Alfred Molina. Carmela: Anjelica Huston. ...Pirelli: Chazz Palminteri. Teresa: Trini Alvarado. Luz: Celia Cruz. Mira Nair directed. [+][–]

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