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All in Good Time

All in Good Time
  • 2011
  • UK
  • 93 min
  • 12A
  • Directed by: Nigel Cole
  • Written by: Ayub Khan-Din
  • Cast: Reece Ritchie, Amara Karan, Meera Syal

East is East writer Ayub Khan-Din adapts his own play (itself based on a story by Bill Naughton) about a British-Asian newly-married couple (Ritchie, Karan) whose intrusive family continually hinders them from having sex for the first time. Despite some unnecessary backstory it's sweet-natured and funny, with excellent performances.

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All in Good Time

17 Apr 20123 stars

Sweet-natured culture clash comedy starring Amara Karan and Meera Syal

(12A) 93min Originally a 1965 play and subsequently a film by Irish writer Bill Naughton, this sweet-natured comedy became a theatre hit again in 2007 when East is East writer Ayub Khan-Din adapted it into a present-day British-Asian setting. The…

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Born 29 March, 1984, London Background Oxford-educated Karan spent two years working as an investment banker before plucking up the courage to pursue her interest in acting. Her audition tape was enough to impress revered director Wes Anderson, who…

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