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Gandhi (1982)

PG 11/30/1982 (US) DramaHistory 3h 11m

His triumph changed the world forever.


In the early years of the 20th century, Mohandas K. Gandhi, a British-trained lawyer, forsakes all worldly possessions to take up the cause of Indian independence. Faced with armed resistance from the British government, Gandhi adopts a policy of 'passive resistance', endeavouring to win freedom for his people without resorting to bloodshed.

  1. Richard Attenborough


  2. John Briley


Top Billed Cast

  1. Ben Kingsley

    Ben Kingsley

    Mahatma Gandhi

  2. Candice Bergen

    Candice Bergen

    Margaret Bourke-White

  3. Edward Fox

    Edward Fox

    General Dyer

  4. John Gielgud

    John Gielgud

    Lord Irwin

  5. Trevor Howard

    Trevor Howard

    Judge Broomfield

  6. John Mills

    John Mills

    Lord Chelmsford

  7. Martin Sheen

    Martin Sheen

    Vince Walker

  8. Ian Charleson

    Ian Charleson

    Reverend Charlie Andrews

  9. Athol Fugard

    Athol Fugard

    General Jan Christiaan Smuts

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