Single Los Angeles South Bay interior designer, Cassidy Brooks, works so hard to forget her horrific sham first marriage, she’s all but abandoned romance and love, much to the dismay of her mother on the family ranch in Montana. Enter Bud Griffith, a Los Angeles commercial land developer with a world of love to give. The problem is, he keeps giving everything – except love – to the ex-wife he divorced years before. He is stuck in his past, and only the hidden privilege of his past remains. Cass’s Montana ranch parents accept Bud for the open-hearted man he is, and wrangle to get the two together. Bud’s ex-wife has a bankroll of reasons to keep them apart. Once Bud knows Cass, he can continue on his present course that includes living in a palace on a crumbling ocean cliff, or he can embrace Cass in spite of her bitter resolve against his every advance. When Cass’s father raises the stakes, and Cass takes the reins, it is anyone’s guess whether love can endure miles and mountains, honest mistakes and underhanded dealings, and finally find its way back to Sea Cliff 104.
The seven letters in Naushad’s name are like the seven notes of Hindustani classical music. After just a few years in films, Naushad (1919-2006) went to rule the Hindi cinema music world for around two decades, beginning with the landmark Rattan (1944). His oeuvre (from 1940 to 2005) consists of an unmatched list of jubilees, many of which…