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Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India

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Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India
Lagann: Hardeep Sign Sachdev

Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG
runtime:
225 minutes
Limited Release Date:
05/10/02
performer:
Aamir Khan, Gracy Singh
director:
Ashutosh Gowariker
distributor:
Sony Pictures Classics
author:
Kumar Dave
genre:
musical, Drama, Romance

We gave it an A-

Set in British-controlled India circa 1893, the recent foreign-language Oscar nominee centers on a village whose members rally to stave off an astronomical land tax by engaging in?a cricket match. The nearly four-hour movie (at $6 million, the most expensive in Indian history) is already available Stateside on video and DVD.