• R, 1 hr. 36 min.
  • Comedy
  • Directed By:
    Damien O'Donnell
    In Theaters:
    Sep 4, 1999 Wide
    On DVD:
    Sep 12, 2000
  • Miramax Films

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East Is East Reviews

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Jim Lane
Sacramento News & Review

Full Review Source: Sacramento News & Review | Original Score: 2/5

August 7, 2008
Chuck Rudolph
Matinee Magazine

Like watching This Boy's Life with a laugh track superimposed.

Full Review Source: Matinee Magazine | Original Score: short

April 20, 2001
Bryan Poyser
Austin Chronicle

Full Review Source: Austin Chronicle | Original Score: 2.5/5

March 24, 2003
Steve Rhodes
Internet Reviews

Director O'Donnell continually pulls his punches. The result is a movie that's kind of cute and kind of poignant, which all adds up to being only kind of nice.

Full Review Source: Internet Reviews | Original Score: 2.5/4

January 1, 2000
Cheryl DeWolfe
Apollo Guide

Full Review Source: Apollo Guide | Original Score: 70/100

January 1, 2000
Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly
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Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: C+

September 7, 2011

Entertainment Weekly
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Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: C+

September 4, 1999
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

...by the end of the film Khan seems less an oppressor than a casualty, a man exhausted and bewildered by the fluctuations of his own crazy, terrorist of a heart.

Full Review | Original Score: A-

August 8, 2002
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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Full Review Source: Chicago Sun-Times | Original Score: 3/4

January 1, 2000
James Berardinelli
ReelViews
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Full Review Source: ReelViews | Original Score: 3/4

January 1, 2000
Nell Minow
Movie Mom at Yahoo! Movies

Full Review Source: Movie Mom at Yahoo! Movies | Original Score: 3/5

January 1, 2000
Nell Minow
Common Sense Media

Pakistan mixes with UK in cultural identity drama.

Full Review Source: Common Sense Media | Original Score: 3/5

December 24, 2010
Eric D. Snider
EricDSnider.com

Full Review Source: EricDSnider.com | Original Score: A-

January 1, 2000
Mark R. Leeper
rec.arts.movies.reviews

Full Review Source: rec.arts.movies.reviews | Original Score: high +2 out of -4..+4

January 1, 2000
Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

Very funny and worth plunking down a few pennies for.

Full Review Source: Combustible Celluloid | Original Score: 3/4

June 5, 2003
Bob Bloom
rec.arts.movies.reviews

Full Review Source: rec.arts.movies.reviews | Original Score: 3/4

January 1, 2000
Jeremy Heilman
MovieMartyr.com

Full Review Source: MovieMartyr.com | Original Score: 3.5/4

March 5, 2002
Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

A raucous comedy that explores the clash of cultures, beliefs, and generations.

Full Review Source: Spirituality and Practice

March 13, 2002
Robin Clifford
Reeling Reviews

Full Review Source: Reeling Reviews | Original Score: B

April 9, 2005
Susan Tavernetti
Palo Alto Weekly

| Original Score: 3/4

May 20, 2003
Joe Baltake
Sacramento Bee
January 1, 2000
Rich Cline
Shadows on the Wall
December 10, 2001
Susan Granger
rec.arts.movies.reviews
January 1, 2000
Robert Denerstein
Denver Rocky Mountain News
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January 1, 2000
A.O. Scott
New York Times
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August 30, 2004
Eugene Novikov
Film Blather
January 9, 2004
Jean Lowerison
San Diego Metropolitan
October 21, 2002
Urban Cinefile Critics
Urban Cinefile
January 1, 2000
Liese Spencer
Sight and Sound
March 5, 2002
Stuart Klawans
The Nation

January 1, 2000
Tobias Peterson
PopMatters
January 1, 2000
Bruce Kirkland
Jam! Movies
January 1, 2000
Ray Pride
Newcity
January 1, 2000
Amy Taubin
Village Voice
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January 1, 2000
Cynthia Fuchs
Philadelphia City Paper
January 1, 2000
Jon Popick
Planet Sick-Boy

January 1, 2000
Peter Rainer
New York Magazine/Vulture
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January 1, 2000
Scott A. Mantz
Scott Mantz' Movie Reviews

Full Review Source: Scott Mantz' Movie Reviews | Original Score: 6/5

January 1, 2000
Kevin Thomas
Los Angeles Times
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August 15, 2002
Derek Elley
Variety
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