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In 1971 Salford fish-and-chip shop owner George Khan expects his family to follow his strict Pakistani Muslim ways. But his children, with an English mother and having been born and brought up in Britain, increasingly see themselves as British and start to reject their father's rules on dress, food, religion, and living in general.

Directed by: Damien O'Donnell

Who Stars in East Is East

Om Puri
George Khan

Om Puri

Linda Bassett
Ella Khan

Linda Bassett

Ian Aspinall
Nazir Khan

Ian Aspinall

Jimi Mistry
Tariq Khan

Jimi Mistry

Archie Panjabi
Meenah Khan

Archie Panjabi

Jordan Routledge

Jordan Routledge


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Production

Assassin Films

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Film4 Productions

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British Broadcasting Corporation


Facts

Status
Released

Release Date
1999-05-14

Original Language
English

Runtime
1 hr 37 mins

Budget
$ 3,800,000.00 (Estimated)

Revenue
$ 28,200,000.00 (USA)

Profit
$ 24,400,000.00 (Estimated in USA)

Genres
Drama Comedy

Keywords
islam hippie muslim jealousy tradition parent child relationship culture clash religious education modern society northern england daughter faith integration cultural difference cult film


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