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'Movies Like Austenland': 'Austen Updated' Movies

Love Jane Austen, but seen all the direct adaptations? These movies take her stories and characters right into the modern day. Think 'Romeo + Juliet', but Austen instead of Shakespeare, and far less Hawaiin shirts.

'Movies Like Bend it Like Beckham': From the British-Asian Perspective

Movies in the vein of 'Bend it Like Beckham': Indians, Bangladeshis, and Pakistanis adjusting to life in the UK. "What Ammi don't know won't hurt her" is the mentality, as the 2nd generation struggle to balance tradition with the allures of modern Western living.

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