Movie: My Beautiful Laundrette [1985] Movie: My Beautiful Laundrette [1985]

Movie: My Beautiful Laundrette [1985] Movie: My Beautiful Laundrette [1985]

Nasser:
I thought you two were getting married.



Omar:
Yes, any day now.



Tania:
I'd rather drink my own urine.



Omar:
I hear it can be quite tasty with a slice of lemon.

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Omar:
I'm being promoted. To Uncle's laundrette.



Papa:
[throwing a pair of socks to Omar] Illustrate your washing methods!

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Johnny:
[driving Cherry and Salim home, Omar stops by a bunch of street kids, one of whom is Johnny. Omar gets out of the car to talk to Johnny]


[indicating his friends]



Johnny:
Like me friends?



Omar:
Ring us then.



Johnny:
I will.


[indicates the car where Cherry is getting very angry]



Johnny:
Leave 'em there. We can do something. Now. Just us.

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Papa:
You must be getting married. Why else would you be dressed like an undertaker on holiday?



Omar:
Going to Uncle's house, Papa. He's given me a car.



Papa:
What? The brakes must be faulty. Tell me one thing because there's something I don't understand, though it must be my fault. How is it that scrubbing cars can make a son of mine look so ecstatic?



Omar:
It gets me out of the house.



Papa:
Don't get too involved with that crook. You've got to study. We are under siege by the white man. For us education is power.


[Omar shakes his head at his father]



Papa:
Don't let me down.

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Johnny:
[Omar is showing Johnny round the laundrette] I'm dead impressed by all this.



Omar:
You were the one at school. The one they liked.



Johnny:
[sarcastically] All the Pakis liked me.

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