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The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

DVD - 2012
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
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When seven cash-strapped seniors decide to 'outsource' their retirement to a resort in far-off India, friendship and romance blossom in the most unexpected ways.


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Mar 22, 2015
  • mds9 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

charming!

Feb 11, 2015

I loved this movie. Hard to find funny, tear-jerking (for me anyway), insightful, thought provoking, etc. that I enjoy these days.

Jan 07, 2015
  • LauraSteinert rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

I LOVE this movie. wonderful characters, excellent acting, and very accurate about what it feels like to be old. I will be watching this again and again.

Oct 19, 2014
  • stse88 rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

Charming little gem of a film.

Sep 29, 2014
  • toniecat rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Ecstatically life affirming and insightful!
I've had an ever changing list of "Favorite Movies" throughout my life and I realize now that how strongly a movie becomes beloved is 90% about how old I am at the time I see the film. Well, at 59 years old, this is my new favorite movie!
If you've traveled much, it takes you right back to the excitement, exhaustion, disappointment and exhilaration of arriving in a porter country, not knowing quite what to expect. It captures the personal changes that happen by being in a completely different culture - and all of the ways those completely different people are exactly the same as you and I - in their values, desires & dreams. An Exceptional Movie!

Sep 11, 2014
  • SANDRA ELIZABETH BROWN rated this: 3.5 stars out of 5.

Delightful film and love all the actors especially Judi and Maggie. As others mentioned I didn't know what to expect so a bit slow in start but realized the film was building its characters. Finding happiness later in life is wonderful! **** stars.

Jul 21, 2014
  • Madreley rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

Movie is entertaining. Has a lot of dry type humor. Probably more enjoyable for middle age viewers than younger.

Jul 12, 2014
  • kcartagena rated this: 3.5 stars out of 5.

Lovely film. Addressed culture, love and homosexuality. Of course, Bill Nighy is one of my favorite actors.

Apr 23, 2014
  • arrina rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

I didn't know what to expect before watching this, but I laughed a lot throughout the entire film. There were sad parts, but mostly this movie was upbeat and very enjoyable.

Apr 21, 2014
  • Sansha rated this: 3.5 stars out of 5.

Enjoyed this film. Didn't know what to expect but I love stories about people and their relationships and this ticked all the boxes.

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Mar 22, 2015
  • mds9 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

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Jul 31, 2013
  • krrristyk rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

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Jun 19, 2013
  • dcreen rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

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Mar 22, 2013

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Nov 14, 2012
  • oquequefoi rated this: 0.5 stars out of 5.

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Dec 20, 2012
  • Ranie_Elias rated this: 2 stars out of 5.

Several senior citizens went to India after they have retired to find themselves...

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Feb 11, 2013
  • Monolith rated this: 2.5 stars out of 5.

Norman Cousins (to a departing 'speed dater', disgruntled about his age): "Trust me, I've still got it... just can't find anybody that wants it..."

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