Foreign Body

  • 1986
  • Movie
  • PG-13
  • Comedy

Veteran British director Neame takes a playful look at the odyssey of an Indian who loses his job in Calcutta and, in remarkably short order, finds himself acting as a physician for the British prime minister. After being fired from his job as a desk clerk in a fleabag hotel, Banerjee steals from his father the funds to emigrate to England. Once in London,...read more

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02:09 — An Indian hotel clerk is mistaken for a prominent doctor, and accidentally climbs the social ladder. Banerjee plays the faux-physician with bug-eyed f (more…)

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  • Released: 1986
  • Rating: PG-13
  • Review: Veteran British director Neame takes a playful look at the odyssey of an Indian who loses his job in Calcutta and, in remarkably short order, finds himself acting as a physician for the British prime minister. After being fired from his job as a desk clerk… (more)

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