Cultures, Blended and Otherwise

October 2000
New Republic;10/09/2000, Vol. 223 Issue 15, p30
Film Review
Reviews the motion pictures "Chutney Popcorn," directed by Nisha Ganatra and starring Jill Hennessy and Sakina Jaffrey and "Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992," directed by Anna Deavere Smith.


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