• The Black Prince (2017)

The Black Prince

Release Date: July 21st, 2017

PG-13 |2 hr 0 min

Plot Summary

The last Sikh prince of Punjab is placed on the throne at five, but when India is annexed to the British, he is sent to England and never allowed to return to his home.

Cast: Jason Flemyng, Amanda Root, David Essex, Shabana Azmi, Alexa Morden, Joe Egan, Ameet Chana, Kavi Raz

Director: Kavi Raz

Genres: Historical drama

Production Co: Firdaus Production, Brillstein Entertainment Partners

Ratings & Reviews

  • 30
    Gary GoldsteinLos Angeles Times

    The historical saga can feel cursory, at times unconvincingly rendered given how many events and far-flung locales this overly ambitious film strains to cover on a seemingly limited budget. show more

  • 30
    Rachel SaltzThe New York Times

    A dramatic life does not necessarily a dramatic film make. show more

  • 38
    Brad WheelerThe Globe and Mail (Toronto)

    As entertainment, the film is pedantic and over-dramatic, with the string section working overtime on the soundtrack. show more

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