About

In 1890s India, an arrogant British commander challenges the harshly taxed residents of Champaner to a high-stakes cricket match.

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Directed by

Ashutosh Gowariker

Written by

Sanjay Dayma (Screenplay)
Ashutosh Gowariker (Screenplay)
Kumar Dave (Screenplay)
K.P. Saxena (Dialogue)

Runtime

224 minutes

Country

India

Language

Hindi

Tagline

Once upon a time in India

Cast

Keywords

sport british 19th century arrogance cricket drought based on supposedly true story british raj

Lists

#55 on The 100 Best Films Of World Cinema Empire

#321 on The 21st Century Most Acclaimed Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Foreign Language Film