Do you ever watch a movie and find yourself paying more attention to the location than the drama unfolding on the screen, or get so inspired by the scenery you want to pack your bags and jet off immediately? 870 more words
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Enticed by advertisements for a luxury retirement home in India, a group of strangers leave England to begin a new life.
On arrival, however, they discover the palace is a shell of its former self, the staff are more than a little eccentric and the days of the Raj appear to be long gone. 332 more words
In The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, racism is portrayed to be a major theme, especially from Muriel Donnelly, played by Maggie Smith. In the beginning of the movie, the audience is shown that Muriel is in need of a transplant, hence why she first appears in a hospital. 514 more words
Believe it or not, I have found some time to read in the past few weeks. I wanted to put my two cents in on my two most recent reads. 431 more words
The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel continues to tell the story of a hotel in India that only has a single remaining vacancy – posing a rooming predicament for two fresh arrivals – Sonny pursues his expansionist dream of opening a second hotel. 306 more words