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Article 15 (2019)

Not Rated | | Crime, Drama, Mystery | 28 June 2019 (USA)
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In the rural heartlands of India, an upright police officer sets out on a crusade against violent caste-based crimes and discrimination.

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Anubhav Sinha
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Ayushmann Khurrana ... Ayan Ranjan
Nassar ... CBI Officer Panikar (as Nasser)
Manoj Pahwa ... Bhramadatt Singh
Kumud Mishra ... Kisan Jatav
Isha Talwar ... Aditi
Sayani Gupta ... Gaura
Mohammed Zeeshan Ayyub ... Nishad (as Mohd. Zeeshan Ayyub)
Subhrajyoti Barat Subhrajyoti Barat ... Chandrabhan (as Shubhrajyoti Barat)
Sushil Pandey ... Nihal Singh
Aakash Dabhade ... Satyendra Rai
Ashish Verma ... Mayank
Ronjini Chakraborty ... Dr. Malti Ram
Veen ... Anshu Naharia
Sumbul Touqeer Sumbul Touqeer ... Amali (as Sumbul Touqueer)
Zia Ahmed Khan Zia Ahmed Khan

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In Lalgaon village two Dalit girls are abducted in a school bus Ayan Ranjan an IPS officer is assigned on the case where he closely works with two officers Brahmdutt and Jatav.Ayan finds that villagers believe in caste discrimination which is the major problem he meets his old friend Satinder who behaves strangely and goes missing next morning.The two girls body are found hanging on a tree while one goes missing an autopsy revels that they were raped multiple times.Gaura sister of one of the dead girl tells Ayan that they were slapped by their owner Anshu when they asked to increase their daily wage by three Rupees .Ayan finds that Anshu did this due to caste discrimination and posts copy of Article 15 according to constitution of India at the police station. Written by alex.mjacko@gmail.com

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Farq Bahut Kar Liya, Ab Farq Laayenge.


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Anubhav Sinha wrote this film with Ranbir Kapoor in mind. See more »

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The police were calling Ayushman as ADDL Commissioner,but insignia on his shoulder were of SP which is superintendent of police .The insignia for Addl is three star and National emblem. See more »

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Nishad: Sometimes, it feels like there is no hope, but you can't admit it because of all the people who get their strength from you.
Gaura: But you can tell me though.
Nishad: Sometimes i think about all the things i wanted to do. I wanted to bring you flowers, but such dreadful things were happening around us every day, that it felt like a sin to even smile at you. Life has been so difficult, that i never managed to find five minutes to sit quietly with you, with our feet dipped in the river. I have never looked at ...
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17 July 2019 | by vipul_ohriSee all my reviews

This movie is a perfect example of a team of artists taking accountability of the social issues in India. I completely understand that revenue and profit cannot be overlooked in any professional industry, however, social responsibility is critical as well. Artists need to be honest and direct with their audience. I think this movie should be a lesson for those high paid actors who need to be less greedy and utilize their stature to help develop India.


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Country:

India

Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

28 June 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Article 15 See more »

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$734,514
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Dolby Atmos

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Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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