Salaam Bombay! (1988)
A character (Baba) references this film: You want to be Mother India? (~01:41:40)
Mentioned by David Stratton in a segment on the opening night movie, The Reluctant Fundamentalist, as another movie made by Mira Nair.
documentary about the movie
on movie marquee
movie played in the theatre starring Sridevi ("Hawa Hawai")
Clips are shown. #5 on Roger Ebert's top-ten list.
A fragment of this film is shown in this episode