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Until the very end, Illouz deifies the talk show host.
Doctors Without Borders'' is a commendable exercise that fails to emerge as compelling television because it largely deifies its subjects and sanitizes the situations they find themselves in.
There's the spirited aunt Chinna, whose widowhood opens windows of opportunity to indulge in movies and chocolate; there's the grandmother who deifies the men in the family, considers the women a burden, and freely expresses her biting caste prejudice.