Monday, November 17, 2008

Dostana has been banned!

Pakistan bans Bollywood "gay" buddy movie.

Pink News reports:
The High Court in Lahore has issued ban on an Indian film after a petitioner claimed it "propogates homosexuality." Dostana, which is hyped as Bollywood's first gay-themed comedy, cannot be shown anywhere in Pakistan as a result of Friday's court ruling. The judge ordered that a copy of the script be prepared for a later hearing and that the Pakistan Film Censor Board should block any screenings. Dostana is similar in plot to last year's Hollywood effort I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry. Two Indian men in Miami pretend to be a gay couple to rent an apartment, and later to gain an immigration permit. READ MORE

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