Gandhi 1982

Synopsis:

In the early years of the 20th century, Mohandas K. Gandhi, a British-trained lawyer, forsakes all worldly possessions to take up the cause of Indian independence. Faced with armed resistance from the British government, Gandhi adopts a policy of 'passive resistance', endeavouring to win freedom for his people without resorting to bloodshed.

Directed by: Richard Attenborough
Written by: John Briley
Release date: 1982-11-30
Runtime: 191 minutes
Critics score:
Tagline: His triumph changed the world forever.
Cast:
Ben Kingsley
Ben Kingsley
Mahatma Gandhi 
Candice Bergen
Candice Bergen
Margaret Bourke-White 
Edward Fox
Edward Fox
General Dyer 
John Gielgud
John Gielgud
Lord Irwin 
Trevor Howard
Trevor Howard
Judge Broomfield 
John Mills
John Mills
Lord Chelmsford