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My Beautiful Laundrette (1985)

R
97 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

An ambitious Pakistani Briton and his white boyfriend strive for success and hope when they open a glamorous laundromat.
Writer
Composers
Stanley Myers (as Ludus Tonalis) | Hans Zimmer (as Ludus Tonalis)
Cinematographer
Oliver Stapleton (photographed by)
Casting Director
Production Designer
Hugo Luczyc-Wyhowski (as Hugo Luczyc Wyhowski)
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Budget
£ 650,000
Gross (USA)
$ 2,451,545
Gross (World)
$ 2,451,545
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Release date
Apr 4, 1986 (United States)

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Daniel Day-Lewis
Johnny (as Daniel Day Lewis) Johnny (as Daniel Day Lewis)   See fewer
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Richard Graham
Genghis Genghis   See fewer
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Winston Graham
Jamaican One Jamaican One   See fewer
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Dudley Thomas
Jamaican Two Jamaican Two   See fewer
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Garry Cooper
Squatter Squatter   See fewer
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Roshan Seth
Papa Hussein Papa Hussein   See fewer
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Saeed Jaffrey
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Charu Bala Chokshi
Bilquis (as Charu Bala Choksi) Bilquis (as Charu Bala Choksi)   See fewer
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Souad Faress
Cherry Cherry   See fewer
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Rita Wolf
Tania Tania   See fewer
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Persis Maravala
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Nisha Kapur
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Neil Cunningham
Englishman Englishman   See fewer
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Walter Donohue
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Dawn Archibald
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Jonathan Moore
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Gerard Horan
Telephone Man Telephone Man   See fewer
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Bhasker Patel
Tariq (as Bhasker) Tariq (as Bhasker)   See fewer
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Ayub Khan-Din
Student (as Ayub Khan Din) Student (as Ayub Khan Din)   See fewer
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Dulice Liecier
Girl in Disco (as Dulice Leicier) Girl in Disco (as Dulice Leicier)   See fewer
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Badi Uzzaman
Dealer Dealer   See fewer
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Chris Pitt
Kid One Kid One   See fewer
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Colin Campbell
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Sheila Chitnis
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Persis Khambatta
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6.9 / 10 | 12,576 votes