Gandhi Poster

Release Date: December 8th, 1982

DVD Release Date: August 28th, 2001

PG|3 hr 8 min

Plot Summary
This acclaimed biographical drama presents major events in the life of Mohandas Gandhi (Ben Kingsley), the beloved Indian leader who stood against British rule over his country. Dedicated to the concept of nonviolent resistance, Gandhi is initially dismissed by English officials, including the influential Lord Irwin (John Gielgud), but eventually he and his cause become internationally renowned, and his gatherings of passive protest move India towards independence.

Cast: Ben Kingsley, Candice Bergen, Edward Fox, John Gielgud, Trevor Howard, John Mills, Martin Sheen, Rohini Hattangadi

Director: Richard Attenborough

Genres: Biography

Production Co: Goldcrest Films International, Indo-British, International Film Investors, Carolina Bank

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