Viceroy's house [DVD] / Pathé, Reliance Entertainment, BBC Films, Ingenious Media and BFI present ; a Bend It Films/Deepak Nayar production ; in association with Film Väst and Filmgate Films ; a Gurinder Chadha film ; directed by Gurinder Chadha ; screenplay by Paul Mayeda Berges, Gurinder Chadha, and Moira Buffini ; produced by Deepak Nayar, Gurinder Chadha and Paul Mayeda Berges
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1 videodisc (106 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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DVD, NTSC, region 1; Dolby digital 5.1.
In English with optional Spanish subtitles; English SDH.
Hugh Bonneville, Gillian Anderson, Manish Dayal, Huma Qureshi, Michael Gambon, David Hayman, Simon Callow, Denzil Smith, Neeraj Kabi, Tanveer Ghani, Om Puri, Lily Travers, Jaskiranjit Deol.
Director of photography, Ben Smithard ; editors, Victoria Boydell, Valerio Bonelli ; music, A.R. Rahman.
Based on the books "Freedom at midnight" by Larry Collins and Dominique LaPierre and "The shadow of the great game: the untold story of partition" by Narendra Singh Sarila.
The final Viceroy of India, Lord Mountbatten, is tasked with overseeing the transition of British India to independence, but meets with conflict as different sides clash in the face of monumental change.
Rating: Not rated.
Special features: deleted scenes ; trailer.
Classroom use may be subject to licensing restrictions.
Chadha, Gurinder, screenwriter, film director, film producer.
Berges, Paul Mayeda, screenwriter, film producer.
Buffini, Moira, screenwriter.
Nayar, Deepak, film producer.
Bonneville, Hugh, actor.
Anderson, Gillian, 1968- actor.
Dayal, Manish, 1983- actor.
Qureshi, Huma, 1986- actor.
Gambon, Michael, actor.
Hayman, David, 1950- actor.
Callow, Simon, 1949- actor.
Smith, Denzil, actor.
Kabi, Neeraj, 1968- actor.
Ghani, Tanveer, actor.
Puri, Om, actor.
Travers, Lily, actor.
Deol, Jaz, actor.
Motion picture adaptation of (work) : Collins, Larry. Freedom at midnight.
Motion picture adaptation of (work) : Sarila, Narendra Singh. Shadow of the great game.
Pathé Productions, presenter.
Reliance Entertainment, presenter.
BBC Films, presenter.
Ingenious Media, presenter.
British Film Institute, presenter.
Bend It Films, production company.
Film i Väst (Firm), production company.
Filmgate Films, production company.
IFC Films, publisher.