Most Popular "Indian History" Titles
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1. Gandhi (1982)
PG | 191 min | Biography, Drama, History
The life of the lawyer who became the famed leader of the Indian revolts against the British rule through his philosophy of nonviolent protest.
2. A Passage to India (1984)
PG | 164 min | Adventure, Drama, History
Cultural mistrust and false accusations doom a friendship in British colonial India between an Indian doctor, an Englishwoman engaged to marry a city magistrate, and an English educator.
3. The Jewel in the Crown (1984 TV Mini-Series)
778 min | Drama, History, Romance
The British Raj: though their position seems secure, thoughtful English men and women know that "their" time in India is coming to an end. The story begins with an unjust arrest for rape, ... See full summary »
4. The Red Man's View (2016)
114 min | Action, Adventure, Drama | Pre-production
A fictional branch of a small Native American Shoshone Band in northern California is caught up in the midst of the American Civil War. When the effects of the war spreads west, and Union soldiers force them from their homeland.
5. The Chess Players (1977)
Not Rated | 129 min | Comedy, Drama, History
Wazed Ali Shah is the ruler of one of the last independent kingdoms of India. The British, intent on controlling this rich country, have sent general Outram on a secret mission to clear the... See full summary »
6. Gandhi, My Father (2007)
136 min | Biography, Drama, History
The account of troubled relationship between Mahatma Gandhi and his eldest son.
7. Nine Hours to Rama (1963)
Approved | 124 min | Drama, History
"Nine hours to Rama" depicts the life of Nathuram Godse the assassin of Mahatma Gandhi. How Godse planned the assassination is shown in the film. How he became a Hindu activist who (... See full summary »
8. Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar (2000)
A portrait of the one of our greatest social reformer of our times - Ambedkar. The film documents the period between 1901 and 1956. The film delves more into Ambedkar's life as a reformer, ... See full summary »
9. Harishchandrachi Factory (2009)
96 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama
In 1913 India's cinema industry is born from Dadasaheb Phalke's efforts to make Raja Harishchandra (1913), India's first feature-length B&W silent film.
12. A Desert Between Us and Them (2013)
120 min | Documentary
Abandoned by the British, occupied and plundered by the Americans - in the War of 1812 the people of Upper Canada's Western Frontier spend years living in a brutal war zone.
13. The Sword and the Flute (1959)
24 min | Short, Documentary
The visual images consist entirely of Indian miniature paintings, while an off-screen narrator traces the rise of this art form within the courts of Akbar (1542-1605), who united what is ... See full summary »