Up 7,776 this week

Shaheed Uddham Singh: Alais Ram Mohammad Singh Azad (2000)

Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.0/10 from 122 users  
Reviews: 4 user

Udham Singh was born and brought in a Sikh family in Punjab, India, during the time when the British ruled India. Enraged at the massacre of over 2000 men, women, and children at the hands ... See full summary »



(dialogue), (dialogue: Hindustani & English), 1 more credit »
0Check in

IMDb Picks: April

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in April.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 2468 titles
created 26 Jul 2011
a list of 4082 titles
created 02 Jan 2012
list image
a list of 28 titles
created 28 Dec 2012
a list of 131 titles
created 10 May 2013
list image
a list of 30 titles
created 13 May 2013

Connect with IMDb

Share this Rating

Title: Shaheed Uddham Singh: Alais Ram Mohammad Singh Azad (2000)

Shaheed Uddham Singh: Alais Ram Mohammad Singh Azad (2000) on IMDb 7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Shaheed Uddham Singh: Alais Ram Mohammad Singh Azad.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9/10 X  

The sacrifices of the four sons of Guru Gobind Singh ji (tenth guru of Sikhs) - Baba Ajit Singh ji, Baba Jujhar Singh ji, Baba Zorawar Singh ji and Baba Fateh Singh ji.

Director: Harry Baweja
Stars: Om Puri, Harman Baweja
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

The film is set in 1947. The exodus has begun after Partition. A Sikh ex-military man in his thirties finds a 16-year-old Muslim girl alone in a nearby village and brings her home. But the ... See full summary »

Directors: Shamim Ara, Manoj Punj
Stars: Gurdas Mann, Divya Dutta, Gurkirtan
Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Director: Manoj Punj
Stars: Gurdas Mann, Juhi Chawla, Sushant Singh
Jee Aaya Nu (2003)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Operating a Television Network from Vancouver, Sardar Jasbir Singh Grewal, arranges the marriage of his only child, Simar, with Mulhapur-based, Inder Veer Singh, the son of his friend, ... See full summary »

Director: Manmohan Singh
Stars: Harbhajan Mann, Priya Gill, Kimi Verma
Dharti (2011)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Dharti is produced by Darshan Singh Grewal, J.S. Kataria and Jimmy Shergill, and stars Jimmy Shergill, Surveen Chawla, Rannvijay Singh, Japji Khaira, Prem Chopra, Rahul Dev, Binnu Dhillon &... See full summary »

Director: Navaniat Singh
Stars: Jimmy Shergill, Surveen Chawla, Rannvijay Singh
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

In 1984 the former Indian Prime Minister, Indira Gandhi, was assassinated by her Sikh bodyguards, and since then the Sikhs have been a target of violent backlashes by radicals and the ... See full summary »

Director: Manoj Punj
Stars: Gurdas Mann, Juhi Chawla, Divya Dutta
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A story of Navdeep and Harman, two young college students who fall in love, making their life so different and beautiful... and difficult.

Director: Manmohan Singh
Stars: Jimmy Shergill, Juhi Babbar, Raj Babbar
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Gurumukh Singh, his wife, and younger brother, Prem, live a fairly harmoniously lifestyle in 1947 India. Both brothers open a contracting business and prosper. Prem gets married to Ratan ... See full summary »

Director: Ram Maheshwari
Stars: David Abraham, Som Dutt, Gajanan Jagirdar
Mannat (2006)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

After the Indian Government ordered troops into the Soni Darbar in Amritsar, angering Sikhs worldwide, leading to the assassination of Prime Minister Indira Gandhi during 1984, followed by ... See full summary »

Director: Gurbir Singh Grewal
Stars: Jimmy Shergill, Kulraj Randhawa, Kanwaljit Singh
Jatt & Juliet (2012)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Jatt is a mischievous lovable sort of a guy whilst Juliet is the typical Punjabi modern day girl. Sparks fly when their paths cross on their way to Canada due to their different outlook on ... See full summary »

Director: Anurag Singh
Stars: Diljit Dosanjh, Neeru Bajwa, Jaswinder Bhalla
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

A young woman is considering marrying a man who has no family.

Director: Sumeep Kang
Stars: Gippy Grewal, Mahie Gill, Gurpreet Guggi
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Four Punjab-based men attempt to immigrate abroad by wooing a Canadian resident.

Director: Sumeep Kang
Stars: Mahie Gill, Jaspal Bhatti, Gurpreet Guggi


Credited cast:
Udham Singh (Ram Mohammed Singh Azad)
Gurdas Mann ...
Shatrughan Sinha ...
Mohammed Khan
The Sufi Saint
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Tom Alter ...
Brig. Gen. Edward Harry Dwyer
Dave Anderson ...
Jazzy B.
John Barry ...
Michael Atlee
Charleen Carswell ...
Irene Rose Palmer
Noor Jehan
Chetana Das ...
Udham's Mother (as Chetana)
Barry John ...
Michael Atlee
Joe Lamb ...
David McLennan ...
Prime Minister Chamberlain


Udham Singh was born and brought in a Sikh family in Punjab, India, during the time when the British ruled India. Enraged at the massacre of over 2000 men, women, and children at the hands of Brigardier General Edward Harry Dwyer (Tom Alter) in Jallianwalla, (now known in History books as the Jallianwalla Baug Massacre) Udham Singh swears vengeance. He sets about creating obstacles for the British, and is soon on wanted lists by the authorities, on one occasion he is shielded by a courtesan, Noor Jehan (Juhi Chawla). In order to achieve his vengenace, he travels to the United Kingdom, befriends the local Indians, as well as Irish Freedom Fighter, Irene Rose Palmer (Charleen Carswell). He finally kills Dwyer during a presentation. He is quickly apprehended, and jailed. He refuses to cooperate with the authorities, nor is he willing to accept that he is mentally incapable. His trial is a mockery and travesty of justice. He is ordered to be hung, and the press are forbidden to publish ... Written by rAjOo (

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis




Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Production Co:

,  »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:


See  »

Did You Know?


A majority of the cast and crew refused to accept any kind of monetary gain for the film. See more »


Performed by Barnali Kalita
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Udham Singh has been inspiration.
18 April 2006 | by (India) – See all my reviews

yes the way he has been presented is lovely. And true. I like the way he killed the O'Dyer.

Udham Singh said that he had a statement to make. He put on a pair of glasses, whispered to the warders, and produced a sheet of paper and began to read. Facing the Judge, he said:

"I say down with British Imperialism. You say India does not have peace. We have only slavery. Generations of so called civilization has brought for us everything filthy and degrading known to the human race. All you have to do is read your own history. If you have any human decency about you, you should die with shame. The brutality and blood thirsty way in which the so called intellectuals, who call themselves the rulers of civilization in the world are of bastard blood…"

Atkinson: "I am not going to listen to a political speech."

U Singh: "You asked me if I had anything to say."

Atkinson: "If you have anything to relevant to this case, say it."

U Singh: "I say this - this is my case. I was going to protest and this is what I am protesting."(He brandished the sheet of papers at the judge)

Atkinson: "Is it written in English?"

U Singh: "Yes."

Atkinson: "I shall understand it much better if you will hand it to me to read."

U Singh: "No, I want it for myself, not for you."

Atkinson: "I can not make out what you are saying."

U Singh: "You will understand what I am reading now. Do you want me to read it or not?"

Atkinson: "I shall understand much more of it if you give it to me to read."

U Singh: "Who will read it?"

Atkinson: "I will read it."

U Singh: "I want the jury and the whole lot to read it."(McLure reminded the judge that under section six of the Emergency Powers Act, Udham Singh's speech could not be reported or heard in the camera.)

Atkinson: "You may take it that nothing will be published of what you say."

U Singh: "Eh?"

Atkinson: "You must stick to the point, but go on."

U Singh: "I did it to protest and this is what I mean. I want to explain. The jury was misled about the address. I shall read it now. Shall I read it now?"

Atkinson: "Yes."

U Singh: "I shall like to read the lot, you know."

Atkinson: "You are only entitled to say why the death sentence should not be passed upon you. You are not to entitle to make a political speech."

U Singh: (Shouting):"I DO NOT CARE ABOUT SENTENCE OF DEATH. IT MEANS NOTHING AT ALL. I DO NOT CARE ABOUT DYING OR ANYTHING." (Thumping the rail of the dock, he exclaimed): "WE ARE SUFFERING FROM THE British EMPIRE. (He continued more quietly): "I am not afraid to die. I am proud to die. I want to help my native land, and I hope when I have gone, that in my place will come others of my countrymen to drive the dirty dogs. I am standing before an English jury in an English court. You people go to India and when you come back you are given prizes and put into the House of Commons, but when we come to England we are put to death. In my case I do not care about it, but when you dirty dogs come to India - the intellectuals they call themselves, the rulers - they are of bastard blood caste, and they order machine guns to fire on Indian students without hesitation… Machine guns on the streets of India now down thousands of poor women and children wherever your so-called flag of democracy and Christianity flies. I have nothing against the public at all. I have more English friends in England than I do in India. I have nothing against the public. I have great sympathy with the workers of England, but I am against the dirty British Government. You people are suffering the same as I am suffering through those dirty dogs and mad beasts. India is only slavery. Killing, mutilating and destroying. We know what is going on in India, people do not read about it in the press. Hundreds of thousands of people being killed by your dirty dogs…"

Atkinson: "I am not going to any more, you can put this paper away. I am going to pass sentence upon you."

U Singh: "You do not want to listen any more because you are tired of my speech, eh? I have a lot to say yet."

Atkinson: "I am not going to hear any more of that."

U Singh: "You asked me if I had anything to say."

Atkinson: "I am not going to hear…"

U Singh: "You people are dirty. You don't want to hear from us about what you are doing in India. Beasts, Beasts, Beasts…" The judge made the proclamation of the sentence of death on Udham Singh. When the sentence was passed, thrusting his glasses back into his pocket,

Udham Singh thumped his clenched fist on the rail of the dock and shouted three words in Hindustani: "INQLAB, INQLAB, INQLAB" and then: "DOWN WITH British IMPERIALISM. DOWN WITH British DIRTY DOGS! AND LONG LIVE India!"

3 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for: