Foreign Body (film)

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Foreign Body
Directed byRonald Neame
Produced byColin M. Brewer
Screenplay byCeline La Freniere
Based onForeign Body
by Roderick Mann
StarringVictor Banerjee
Trevor Howard
Warren Mitchell
Geraldine McEwan
Denis Quilley
Amanda Donohoe
Eve Ferret
Anna Massey
Stratford Johns
Music byKen Howard
CinematographyRonnie Taylor
Edited byAndrew Nelson
Distributed byOrion Pictures
Release date
  • 26 September 1986 (1986-09-26)
Running time
111 min.
CountryUnited Kingdom

Foreign Body is a 1986 British romantic comedy film directed by Ronald Neame and adapted from the 1975 Roderick Mann novel of the same name. The film stars Victor Banerjee, Warren Mitchell, Denis Quilley, and Amanda Donohoe. It was Neame's final film.


Banerjee stars as Ram Das, a jobless Indian man who, tired of life in Calcutta, steals money from his father in order to afford a passage to Britain and while there, falls in love with a white woman.[1]



Walter Goodman of The New York Times didn't give the film a good review stating:


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