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The Beautiful Country (2004)

R
137 min | Drama

After reuniting with his mother in Ho Chi Minh City, a family tragedy causes Binh to flee from Viet Nam to America. Landing in New York, Binh begins a road trip to Texas, where his American father is said to live.
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Sabina Murray (story) (screenplay) | Lingard Jervey (story)
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$ 6,000,000
Opening Wknd
$ 25,900
Gross (USA)
$ 442,813
Gross (World)
$ 878,325
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Release date
Jun 9, 2005 (United States)

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7.5 / 10 | 3,537 votes