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Desperate Endeavors

Rating:PG-13 (for some sexual references)
Genre:Drama, Comedy
Release Date:September 7, 2012
Running time:110 minutes
Cast:Gulshan Grover, Ismail Bashey, Michael Madsen, Lavrenti Lopes, Deborah Green
Director:Salim Khassa
Producer:Salim Khassa
Writer:Jayant Patel, Don L. Wilhelm, Salim Khassa

Web Site: http://www.desperateendeavorsmovie.com

Description: Desperate Endeavors highlights the chase of the American Dream by Bombay-born immigrant Ram Patel, who arrives in New York City in 1973. Beset by financial struggles, and supporting a family, he jumps over hurdles of discrimination and prejudice and then "plugs his finger into the dike" of his frenzied life to carry on his dream of making it in America. Ram learns to live a more balanced life and turns his fortunes around to success. Based on a True Story. Adapted from the book, "Seeking Home" by Jayant Patel.

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