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1. The Secret Garden (1993)

G | 101 min | Drama, Family, Fantasy

7.3
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74 Metascore

A young, recently-orphaned girl is sent to England after living in India all of her life. Once there, she begins to explore her new, seemingly-isolated surroundings, and its secrets.

Director: Agnieszka Holland | Stars: Kate Maberly, Maggie Smith, Heydon Prowse, Andrew Knott

Votes: 37,683 | Gross: $31.18M

2. Gandhi (1982)

PG | 191 min | Biography, Drama, History

8.0
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79 Metascore

The life of the lawyer who became the famed leader of the Indian revolts against the British rule through his philosophy of nonviolent protest.

Director: Richard Attenborough | Stars: Ben Kingsley, John Gielgud, Rohini Hattangadi, Roshan Seth

Votes: 219,445 | Gross: $52.77M

3. The Secret Garden (2020)

PG | 99 min | Drama, Family, Fantasy

5.5
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59 Metascore

An orphaned girl discovers a magical garden hidden at her strict uncle's estate.

Director: Marc Munden | Stars: Dixie Egerickx, Richard Hansell, David Verrey, Tommy Gene Surridge

Votes: 6,461

4. Indian Summers (2015–2016)

TV-14 | 52 min | Drama

7.3
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Drama set in 1932 during the final years of British colonial rule in India.

Stars: Henry Lloyd-Hughes, Jemima West, Julie Walters, Rick Warden

Votes: 3,670

5. Rang De Basanti (2006)

Not Rated | 167 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.1
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The story of six young Indians who assist an English woman to film a documentary on the freedom fighters from their past, and the events that lead them to relive the long-forgotten saga of freedom.

Director: Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra | Stars: Aamir Khan, Soha Ali Khan, Siddharth, Sharman Joshi

Votes: 113,601 | Gross: $2.20M

6. The Secret Garden (1987 TV Movie)

PG | 100 min | Family, Drama

7.2
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When spoiled English girl Mary Lennox (Gennie James), living in nineteenth century India loses both parents in a cholera epidemic, she is sent back to England to live in a country mansion. ... See full summary »

Director: Alan Grint | Stars: Gennie James, Barret Oliver, Jadrien Steele, Michael Hordern

Votes: 1,578

7. Kalank (2019)

Not Rated | 166 min | Drama, Romance

3.6
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The lives of six enigmatic characters become entangled whilst in search of love, but separated by the dichotomy between the two worlds of Husnabad, a town in North India.

Director: Abhishek Varman | Stars: Varun Dhawan, Alia Bhatt, Madhuri Dixit, Sanjay Dutt

Votes: 11,632 | Gross: $2.73M

8. Thugs of Hindostan (2018)

Not Rated | 164 min | Action, Adventure

4.1
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Recruited by the East India Company, a local thug infiltrates a troop of patriotic bandits who plan to overthrow the British regime and reclaim their independence.

Director: Vijay Krishna Acharya | Stars: Aamir Khan, Amitabh Bachchan, Fatima Sana Shaikh, Katrina Kaif

Votes: 17,947 | Gross: $1.45M

9. Gunga Din (1939)

Approved | 117 min | Adventure, Comedy, War

7.3
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In 19th century India, three British soldiers and a native waterbearer must stop a secret mass revival of the murderous Thuggee cult before it can rampage across the land.

Director: George Stevens | Stars: Cary Grant, Joan Fontaine, Victor McLaglen, Douglas Fairbanks Jr.

Votes: 11,117

10. Carry On... Up the Khyber (1968)

Not Rated | 88 min | Adventure, Comedy

6.8
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Sir Sidney Ruff-Diamond looks after the British outpost near the Khyber Pass. Protected by the kilted Third Foot and Mouth regiment, you would think they were safe but the Khazi of Kalabar has other ideas.

Director: Gerald Thomas | Stars: Sidney James, Kenneth Williams, Charles Hawtrey, Roy Castle

Votes: 4,582

11. Young Winston (1972)

PG | 124 min | Biography, Drama, War

6.7
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Complex family relationships, as well as a combat experience, form the personality of the future world-known politician.

Director: Richard Attenborough | Stars: Simon Ward, Robert Shaw, Anne Bancroft, Jack Hawkins

Votes: 2,245 | Gross: $4.69M

12. The Lovers (I) (2015)

R | 109 min | Action, Adventure, Romance

4.6
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19 Metascore

An epic, sweeping and riveting tale of an impossible love set across two time periods and continents.

Director: Roland Joffé | Stars: Josh Hartnett, Bipasha Basu, Tamsin Egerton, James Mackay

Votes: 3,095

13. The Sea Wolves (1980)

PG | 120 min | Action, History, War

6.3
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During World War II, the British must attack a German ship, but it's safe in neutral Goa. As a result, they send civilians: former soldiers who are about sixty years old.

Director: Andrew V. McLaglen | Stars: Gregory Peck, Roger Moore, David Niven, Trevor Howard

Votes: 4,068

14. Conduct Unbecoming (1975)

PG | 107 min | Drama, Crime, Mystery

6.5
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At a British Regimental party in Colonial India, the widow of Captain Scarlett is assaulted in the garden, and she accuses one of the newly arrived junior Lieutenants of the crime.

Director: Michael Anderson | Stars: Michael York, Richard Attenborough, Trevor Howard, Stacy Keach

Votes: 709

15. The Secret Garden (1949)

Approved | 92 min | Drama, Family

7.5
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A girl is sent to live with her uncle on his estate when her parents die. There she discovers much intrigue, family history and secrets and personal baggage. In particular, a screaming child and...a secret garden.

Director: Fred M. Wilcox | Stars: Margaret O'Brien, Herbert Marshall, Dean Stockwell, Gladys Cooper

Votes: 2,695

16. North West Frontier (1959)

Not Rated | 129 min | Adventure, Drama

7.1
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Set on the North West Frontier of colonial India in 1905. A British Army Officer, Captain Scott is sent to rescue a five year old Indian Prince and his American governess, Catherine Wyatt from certain death at the hands of rebel tribesman.

Director: J. Lee Thompson | Stars: Kenneth More, Lauren Bacall, Herbert Lom, Wilfrid Hyde-White

Votes: 2,322

17. Indian (1996)

Not Rated | 185 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

8.1
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A veteran freedom fighter enraged with the rising crime and corruption in the society murders all the wrong doers one by one using an ancient martial arts technique.

Director: S. Shankar | Stars: Kamal Haasan, Sukanya, Manisha Koirala, Urmila Matondkar

Votes: 11,041

18. Kim (1950)

Approved | 113 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

6.6
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During the British Raj, the orphan of a British soldier poses as a Hindu and is torn between his loyalty to a Buddhist mystic and aiding the English secret service.

Director: Victor Saville | Stars: Errol Flynn, Dean Stockwell, Paul Lukas, Robert Douglas

Votes: 1,830

19. Jinnah (1998)

110 min | Biography, Drama, War

8.0
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The story of Jinnah, the founder of Pakistan.

Director: Jamil Dehlavi | Stars: Christopher Lee, Shireen Shah, James Curran, Zafar Hameed

Votes: 2,737

20. Stiff Upper Lips (1997)

R | 94 min | Comedy

6.3
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Aunt Agnes (Prunella Scales) vainly tries to force Emily (Georgina Cates) to marry boring Cedric Trilling (Robert Portal) by taking them to Italy and India hoping that Emily will forget about the handsome George (Sean Pertwee).

Director: Gary Sinyor | Stars: David Artus, Kevin Furlong, Nicholas Selby, John Boswall

Votes: 1,004 | Gross: $0.07M

21. Queenie (1987– )

233 min | Drama, Romance

6.8
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A half-caste beauty emigrates from India to Great Britain, pursues fame and fortune at the cost of personal happiness, and becomes a Hollywood movie star while suppressing the truth of her heritage.

Stars: Joss Ackland, Martin Balsam, Claire Bloom, Gary Cady

Votes: 398

22. Tusk (1980)

119 min | Drama

4.9
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An English girl and an Indian elephant, born on the same day, share a common destiny.

Director: Alejandro Jodorowsky | Stars: Cyrielle Clair, Anton Diffring, Serge Merlin, Christopher Mitchum

Votes: 436

23. Kaalapani (1996)

178 min | Action, Drama, History

8.4
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Govardhan, a doctor by profession, is wrongly accused of bombing a train and is jailed by the British in Cellular Jail, also known as Kala Pani, in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands. He witnesses the sufferings of hundreds of Indian prisoners there.

Director: Priyadarshan | Stars: Mohanlal, Amrish Puri, Prabhu, Tabu

Votes: 3,831

24. Mard (1985)

177 min | Action, Drama, Romance

6.2
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King Azad gets locked in a dungeon by the British general Dyer who wants to take over his kingdom. Years later, Azad's son decides to put an end to Dyer's tyranny and comes to his father's rescue.

Director: Manmohan Desai | Stars: Amitabh Bachchan, Amrita Singh, Nirupa Roy, Dara Singh

Votes: 1,589

25. Subedar Joginder Singh (2018)

Not Rated | 139 min | Action, Biography, Drama

7.0
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It is a biographical feature film on India's Highest Wartime Gallantry Award - Param Vir Chakra winner Subedar Joginder Singh. He fought three wars (as per records) for India before ... See full summary »

Director: Simerjit Singh | Stars: Gippy Grewal, Aditi Sharma, Guggu Gill, Nirmal Rishi

Votes: 350

26. Jugnu (1973)

Not Rated | 149 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

6.5
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A wealthy businessman moonlights as a philanthropist, robbin' the hood as it were.

Director: Pramod Chakravorty | Stars: Dharmendra, Hema Malini, Pran, Prem Chopra

Votes: 180

27. Madrasapattinam (2010)

165 min | Drama, History, Romance

7.8
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A film set in 1940s India, during the country's struggle for independence. The young daughter of an English governor falls in love with a local Indian boy.

Director: A.L. Vijay | Stars: Arya, Carole Trangmar-Palmer, Amy Jackson, Cochin Hanifa

Votes: 2,198

28. Navrang (1959)

157 min | Drama, Musical, Romance

6.5
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Diwakar is a poet and loves his wife Jamuna more than anything. But Jamuna feels that Diwakar lives in a fantasy world and is irresponsible in the real world. Diwakar creates a muse from ... See full summary »

Director: Shantaram Rajaram Vankudre | Stars: Sandhya, Mahipal, Keshavrao Date, Baburao Pendharkar

Votes: 139

29. Bonnie Scotland (1935)

Passed | 80 min | Comedy

6.9
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Stan and Ollie mistakenly enlist in the army and find themselves posted to the Northwest Frontier in India on a dangerous mission.

Director: James W. Horne | Stars: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, June Lang, William Janney

Votes: 1,805

30. Massey Sahib (1986)

Not Rated | 118 min | Drama

7.3
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Francis Massey works as a clerk in deputy commissioner's office in the colonial administration of British India. He aspires to become one of the rulers and does everything he can to impress his boss.

Director: Pradip Krishen | Stars: Raghuvir Yadav, Barry John, Arundhati Roy, Virendra Saxena

Votes: 105

31. Subhash Chandra Bose (2005)

Action, Drama, History

3.2
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Amarchandra lives a poor lifestyle in British India along with his mom, dad, Baba Thakur, and a sister. His dad works as a guard with the British Army, which is commandeered locally by ... See full summary »

Director: K. Raghavendra Rao | Stars: Venkatesh Daggubati, Prakash Raj, Tom Alter, Genelia D'Souza

Votes: 242

32. Shaheed (1948)

Not Rated | 164 min | Drama, Romance

7.2
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Circa 1940s India, a young freedom fighter faces opposition from his own father as well as an ambitious police officer, who is also his rival for affection of a mutual childhood sweetheart.

Director: Ramesh Saigal | Stars: Dilip Kumar, Kamini Kaushal, Chandra Mohan, Prabhu Dayal

Votes: 74

33. Maniram Dewan (1963)

Biography, History

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Maniram Dutta Baruah, popularly known as Maniram Dewan, was an Assamese nobleman in British India. He was one of the first people to establish tea gardens in Assam. A loyal ally of the ... See full summary »

Director: Sarbeshwar Chakraborty | Star: Phani Sarma

34. Bengal Famine (1943)

Documentary

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Add a Plot

Director: Bimal Roy

35. With Our King and Queen Through India (1912)

126 min | Documentary

7.1
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This early color film records the Indian celebrations relating to the coronation of King George V.

Stars: King George V, Queen Mary

Votes: 17

36. Lehenga (2012)

15 min | Short, Drama, Family

7.3
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Set against the backdrop of a newly independent India, the film is about a little girl, Maya, who wants a new outfit for an upcoming dance competition. But her mother believes in only ... See full summary »

Director: Richa Srivastava | Stars: Priyanka Charan, Dipti Eknath, Sumit Gupt, Priyanka Sharma

Votes: 10

37. Bharat Ek Khoj (1988– )
Episode: Bharat Mata Ki Jai (1988)

History

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Jawarharlal Nehru, in his book, The Discovery of India, talks about his extensive tours of British occupied India in 1936 - 37. He mentions the major rivers, Sarnath, the Asoka Pillar, Fatehpur Sikri and the Indus Valley Civilization.

Director: Shyam Benegal | Stars: Roshan Seth, Ravi Jhankal, Vijay Kashyap, Om Puri

Votes: 11

38. Black Narcissus (2020)
Episode: Episode #1.1 (2020)

TV-MA | 54 min | Drama

6.6
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With the help of Mr. Dean, Sister Clodagh and the Sisters of St. Faith run a school at the mysterious palace of Mopu in the Himalayas; but some believe the place is haunted.

Director: Charlotte Bruus Christensen | Stars: Nila Aalia, Gianni Gonsalves, Lauren Okadigbo, Gemma Arterton

Votes: 174

39. Highlander (1992–1998)
Episode: The Wrath of Kali (1995)

TV-14 | 49 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

8.0
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A statue of Kali is purchased by the university where MacLeod teaches. Immortal Kamir arrives determined to take it back to India.

Director: Duane Clark | Stars: Adrian Paul, Stan Kirsch, Jim Byrnes, Veena Sood

Votes: 123



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