Bicycle Bride (2010)

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Bicycle Bride (2010)

Beena struggles to follow her dream of the freedom to choose her own destiny and the love of her life, but her overly dramatic and meddlesome Indian mother Billo, wants to marry her off. Billo has even talked to her dentist about her daughter's arranged marriage. Beena's best friend Mary Jane, an American girl,knows that James Dean from Sweden is Beena's dream boy. Mary Jane wants a boyfriend in her life also and is desperately looking for one but she always falls for the wrong guys.
USA
IMDb   4.0 /10
Creators
Director Hassan Zee
Writer Hassan Zee
Information
Release Date2011-05-20
Runtime1h 44mins
GenreComedy, Family, Romance
Content Rating
Awards
CompanyZee Films
CountryUSA
LanguageEnglish
Beena (as Melanie Kannokada)
Jessica Kitchens
Jessica Kitchens
Mary Jane
Rajeev Nema
Rajeev Nema
Bubba
Jonathan Bock
Jonathan Bock
Bart
Ranjita Chakravarty
Ranjita Chakravarty
Latifa
Ponni Chesser
Ponni Chesser
Punni
Rajiv Khilnani
Rajiv Khilnani
Pupoo
Vinata Karra
Vinata Karra
Rasheeda
Kenneth Roebuck
Kenneth Roebuck
Judd
Veronica Valencia
Veronica Valencia
Cheryl
Ben Fisher
Ben Fisher
Clinton
Shilpa Abani
Shilpa Abani
Jilli
David Abrams
David Abrams
Homeless guy

Bicycle Bride

Bicycle Bride is a comedy film directed by Hassan Zee and starring Andreas Wilson, Melanie Kannokada, Shruti Tewari, Jessica Kitchens, Rajiv Nema, Veronica Valencia, and Jonathan Bock. The film opened in San Francisco at the Viz Cinema on June 25, 2010.


Plot

An Indian girl wants the freedom to choose her own destiny and the love of her life, but her mother wants to marry her off in an arranged marriage.

The film portrays an intriguing mix of matchmakers, bhangra dancers, psychic healers, and religious fanatics, and addresses one of the most important issues in contemporary Muslim culture: women’s rights, veils and burkas.


Cast

  • Andreas Wilson as James Dean
  • Melanie Kannokada as Beena
  • Shruti Tewari as Billo
  • Rajiv Nema as Bubba