But when Cal learns that his wife, Emily (Julianne Moore), has cheated on him and wants a divorce, his "perfect" life quickly unravels.Worse, in today's single world, Cal, who hasn't dated in decades, stands out as the epitome of un-smooth.Now spending his free evenings sulking alone at a local bar, the hapless Cal is taken on as wingman and protégé to handsome, thirtysomething player Jacob Palmer (Ryan Gosling).
Midnight in Paris is a romantic comedy that follows a family travelling to the city for business.The party includes a young engaged couple that has their lives transformed throughout the journey., an equally momentous film event will be taking place in the world of Bollywood.Could this Bollywood movie be the dark horse which can challenge the dominance of the Force at the UK box office?There is the language difference but cinema is a way for us to share our culture.
“In the UK in particular, the diaspora has been established for a long time.
I spoke to Bollywood superstar, Shah Rukh Khan, to find out more.
In an industry which is dependent on the audience’s love of its leading couple, Kajol was to become Elizabeth Taylor to Shah Rukh’s Richard Burton (minus the marital strife).
“In the west, particularly the UK, you have a huge diaspora community,” said Khan, “We have second and third generation communities who have been born and brought up in the UK, but still have their roots back home. Through these fans, western audiences have been introduced to Bollywood and have embraced it.
You have the singing and dancing which some western audiences may find unusual but you enjoy it.
“I have been offered buddy cop roles and things like that, but I still feel that when Hollywood has taken an international actor, they haven't been given the roles that see beyond their ethnicity or that make them central to the film so they are still quite two dimensional. I do foresee collaborations between Bollywood and Hollywood in the future.