Gandhi  (1982) غاندي

5.7
  • Movie
  • India
  • 191 minutes
  • Released
    • MPAA
    • PG

This biopic dramatizes the life and struggle of nonviolent leader Mahatma Gandhi. In 1893, a young Indian lawyer named Mohandas Gandhi was thrown out of a train in South Africa for riding in the first...Read more class car, where he was forbidden to sit based on his race. Realizing the discriminatory nature of South African laws, Gandhi decides to lead a non-violent campaign to promote the rights of Indians in South Africa. After a number of arrests and substantial international pressure, the South African government is forced to recognize the rights of the Indian population in their country, despite their continued discrimination against blacks. After his success in South Africa, Gandhi is invited back to India, where he is already gaining fame as a national hero. Urged by his followers, Gandhi takes up the struggle for independence in his home country, fighting the British administration with nonviolent tactics.

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This biopic dramatizes the life and struggle of nonviolent leader Mahatma Gandhi. In 1893, a young Indian lawyer named Mohandas Gandhi was thrown out of a train in South Africa for...Read more riding in the first class car, where he was forbidden to sit based on his race. Realizing the discriminatory nature of South African laws, Gandhi decides to lead a non-violent campaign to promote the rights of Indians in South Africa. After a number of arrests and substantial international pressure, the South African government is forced to recognize the rights of the Indian population in their country, despite their continued discrimination against blacks. After his success in South Africa, Gandhi is invited back to India, where he is already gaining fame as a national hero. Urged by his followers, Gandhi takes up the struggle for independence in his home country, fighting the British administration with nonviolent tactics.

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