GenreComedy, Romance Running time1h 33m ScreenplayGary Goldstein CountryUnited States
Release dateAugust 26, 2011 (2011-08-26) CastBrian J. White (Kyle Franklin), Mallika Sherawat (Aretha Gupta), Loretta Devine (Shirlee Gupta), Gerry Bednob (Vijay Gupta), Anil Raman (Marvin Gupta), Carlene Moore (Kathleen) Similar moviesThe Masters of Terror, Democracy Is ..., RoboCop, V for Vendetta, Rendition, District 9
TaglineThe one about the black Republican
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Politics of Love (also known as Love Barack) is a 2011 film directed by William Dear. Bollywood actress Mallika Sherawat and American actor Brian J. White play leading roles.
The film involves the unexpected romance that develops between an Indian-American, Democratic campaign worker Aritha (formerly Rithika) Gupta (Mallika Sherawat) who falls for an African-American Republican Kyle Franklin (Brian White) in the month leading up to the 2008 U.S. Presidential Election.
Brian J. White as Kyle Franklin
Mallika Sherawat as Aretha Gupta
Loretta Devine as Shirlee Gupta
Ruby Dee as Grandmother
Gerry Bednob as Vijay Gupta
Gabrielle Dennis as Chelsea
Will Keenan as Terrence Miller
Sueann Han as Bianca
Ian Reed Kesler as Brent Murphy
Tracey Walter as Glen
Camille Kitt as Merry Christian
Kennerly Kitt as Merry Christian
Carlene Moore as Kathleen
Release and box office
Politics of Love was released in US theaters on August 26, followed by its digital distribution on demand from September 3, 2011.
Politics of Love is amusing entertainment according to the Los Angeles Times. Politics of Love is a light and amusing fun movie. Mallika Sherawat was panned for her performance in this film, quoted as "trying too hard".