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The Rising: Ballad of Mangal Pandey


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Release Date: August 12, 2005Running Time: 150 mins.
Box Office: $874,380.00
Genre: Drama, Foreign, Period

Cast:
Aamir Khan
Toby Stephens
Amish Patel
Rani Mukherjee

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Summary:
1857 AD. The entire Indian sub continent is ruled by a company. The British East India Company. The most successful business enterprise in history. The company has its own laws, its own administration, its own army. It controls the destiny of one fifth of humanity. 'Company Raj' as it was known, had been plundering the country, treating the locals unjustly and causing widespread resentment. After a hundred years of subjugation, the Indian consciousness is rising through the revolutionary prospect of change and self-rule. During a fierce battle in one of the Afghan wars that the Company fought in the mid-century, Mangal Pandey, the heroic sepoy, saves the life of his British commanding office... Full Summary >>