• Comedy
    Comedy Drama
    Drama
  • Rated: R
  • Director: Mira Nair
  • Writer: Sooni Taraporevala
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After Mina's (Sarita Choudhury) Indian family is ousted from their home in Uganda by dictator Idi Amin, they relocate to Mississippi to start a new life. Mina falls for Demetrius (Denzel Washington), a young carpet cleaner, despite the protestations of their families over their racial difference. The families and their surrounding communities begin to feud, putting even more pressure on the couple's romance. Having to choose between family and love, Mina and Demetrius run away together.
  • Comedy
    Comedy Drama
    Drama
  • Rated: R
  • Director: Mira Nair
  • Writer: Sooni Taraporevala

  • Denzel Washington
    Sarita Choudhury
    Roshan Seth
    Sharmila Tagore
    Charles Dutton
    Joe Seneca
    Ranjit Chowdhry
    Konga Moandu
    Charles S. Dutton
    Mohan Gokhale
    Mohan Agashe
    Tico Wells
    Yvette Hawkins
    Dipti Suthar
    Varsha Thaker

Watch Mississippi Masala
  • (1991)

  • Comedy
    Comedy Drama
    Drama
  • Rated: R
  • Director: Mira Nair
  • Writer: Sooni Taraporevala
  • HD 4K

Synopsis

After Mina's (Sarita Choudhury) Indian family is ousted from their home in Uganda by dictator Idi Amin, they relocate to Mississippi to start a new life. Mina falls for Demetrius (Denzel Washington), a young carpet cleaner, despite the protestations of their families over their racial difference. The families and their surrounding communities begin to feud, putting even more pressure on the couple's romance. Having to choose between family and love, Mina and Demetrius run away together.

Starring
  • Denzel Washington
    Sarita Choudhury
    Roshan Seth
    Sharmila Tagore
    Charles Dutton
    Joe Seneca
    Ranjit Chowdhry
    Konga Moandu
    Charles S. Dutton
    Mohan Gokhale
    Mohan Agashe
    Tico Wells
    Yvette Hawkins
    Dipti Suthar
    Varsha Thaker