A "fiery" Manhattan author (Patricia Clarkson) whose husband has just left her connects with a soft-spoken Indian taxi driver (Ben Kingsley) on the verge of an arranged marriage. She hires him to teach her how to drive. As expected, the unusual, cross-cultural friendship awakens their "joy, humor and love in starting life anew." Spanish director Isabel Coixet (My Life Without Me, Map of the Sounds of Tokyo) helms this harmless charmer. R.