The Lunchbox (Dabba)

Opening Date:

February 28, 2014

Cast:

Irrfan Khan, Nimrat Kaur, Denzil Smith, Bharati Achrekar, Nawazuddin Siddiqui

Director:

Ritesh Batra

Genre:

Romance, Drama

Run Time:

1 hr. 44 min.

MPAA Rating:

PG for thematic material and smoking

Synopsis:

Saajan, a Mumbai office worker nearing retirement, is delivered the wrong lunch by a dabbawala. Young housewife Ila had intended it for her emotionally indifferent husband. To Saajan's surprise, the food is a vast improvement on his usual meal.

When he finds a note from Ila enclosed with another meal, he decides to write back.