Monmouth University

Center for the Arts

Past Event

World Cinema Series

World Cinema Series: The Reluctant Fundamentalist

(Director:
Mira Nair, 2012) A young Pakistani man is chasing corporate success on Wall
Street. He finds himself embroiled in a conflict between his American Dream, a
hostage crisis, and the enduring call of his family’s homeland.

Rated R (130 minutes)

Box Office: 732.263.6889

Feb22, 2018

7:30 PM

Free and open to the public

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