My Own Country (1998)





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In this drama, a doctor discovers that treating AIDS patients in his new hometown does little to endear him to his neighbors. Even his family is troubled by his vocation.
R (For language including some frank sexual discussion.)
Drama , Television
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Maintitle Pictures


Naveen Andrews
as Dr. Abraham Verghese
Glenne Headly
as Vickie Talley
Hal Holbrook
as Lloyd Flanders
Swoosie Kurtz
as Hope Flanders
Marisa Tomei
as Mattie Vines
Adam Tomei
as Gordon Vines
Ellora Patnaik
as Rajani Verghese
Sean Hewitt (II)
as Chester Mews
Judge William Webster
as Langdon Arwood
Sharon Dyer
as Mrs. Vines
David Fox
as Mr. Vines
Ishwar Mooljee
as Dr. S.B.T.
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Mira Nair as such a gift for developing her characters, and that is what makes this film work so well. You learn to care about each person and become interested in the outcomes in their lives. Sensitively made, wonderfully acted by all.

James Higgins
James Higgins

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