Rang De Basanti (2006)
Category: Feature Film
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
A young London based film-maker chances upon the diaries of her grandfather, who served in India during the British Raj in the late 1920s. She comes to India to make a documentary on the Indian armed revolution for freedom against the British rule by the young boys who dropped the pen to pick up a gun. Boys no older than 23 who her grandfather walked to the gallows. The boys she chooses to play "The Young Guns Of India" are however the product of modern India. To them, patriotism and giving up life for one's beliefs is what stuffy text books are made of. In a path-breaking narrative, 1930's British India and today's India run parallel. But the line starts blurring as the spirit of the revolutionaries from the past start taking over these modern Indian youth...
Cast: Aamir Khan, Alice Patten, Soha Ali Khan, Sharman Joshi, Kunal Kapoor, Atul Kulkarni, Waheeda Rehman, Anupam Kher, Kiron Kher, Om Puri, Lekh Tandon, Madhavan, Siddharth, Cyrus Sahukar, Pravishi Das