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Lagaan

Film

"Lagaan" a.k.a. "Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India": Lagaan is a 2001 Indian epic sports drama film written and directed by Ashutosh Gowariker. Aamir Khan, who was also the producer, stars with Gracy Singh in the lead roles; British actors Rachel Shelley and Paul Blackthorne play the supporting roles. Made on a then-unprecedented budget of 250 million, the film was shot in an ancient village near Bhuj, India.

Music

"Lagaan": The acclaimed soundtrack for the film was composed by A. R. Rahman with lyrics by Javed Akhtar. There are six songs and two instrumental pieces in this film. Rahman incorporated several music styles and genres to create the soundtrack.

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Google previewRoger Ebert's Movie Yearbook 2004 (2003)

by Roger Ebert

Lagaan is an enormously entertaining movie, like nothing we've ever seen before...

Lagaan is a well-crafted, hugely entertaining epic that has the spice of a foreign culture. The story takes place at the height of ...

Google previewRoger Ebert's Movie Yearbook 2003 (2002)

by Roger Ebert

Lagaan is an enormously entertaining movie, like nothing we've ever seen before , and yet completely familiar. Set in India in 1893,

Lagaan is a well-crafted, hugely entertaining epic that has the spice of a foreign culture. The story takes ...

Google previewPolitical Emotions (2013)

by Martha C. Nussbaum

Lagaan is a story of successful nonviolent resistance against the British mastersiyears before Gandhi. Set in the late Victorian era, it concerns peasants from a poor village who are oppressed by high taxes imposed by the British, represented ...

Google previewRoger Ebert's Movie Yearbook 2005 (2004)

by Roger Ebert

Lagaan is a well-crafted, hugely entertaining epic that has the spice of a foreign culture. The story takes place at the height of the Raj, England's government of occupation in India. In a remote province, the local British commander is Captain ...

Google previewLuminous (2014)

The Spiritual Life on Film by Mike King

For example, Lagaan is a colonial cricket drama set in the. 11—East vs. West 199.

Google previewStoried Inquiries in International Landscapes (2010)

An Anthology of Educational Research by Tonya Huber-Warring

Hollywood, or the fact that Slumdog Millionaire is a movie conceptualized, shot, and marketed from a Westerner's perspective to a western audience, while Lagaan is a completely indigenous movie, is for the readers and audience to decide.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Sports Films (2010)

by K Edgington, Thomas Erskine, James M. Welsh

LAGAAN: ONCE UPON A TIME IN INDIA (2001) DIRECTOR: Ashutosh Gowariker. SCREENPLAY: Ashutosh Gowariker, Kumar Dave, Sanjay Dayma, K. P. Saxena. PRODUCER: Aamir Khan. CINEMATOGRAPHY: AniI Mehta. EDITING: Ballu ...

Google previewIndia Today: An Encyclopedia of Life in the Republic [2 volumes] (2011)

An Encyclopedia of Life in the Republic by Arnold P. Kaminsky, Roger D. Long Ph.D.

Lagaan was nominated for an award in several categories such as best movie, best director, best actor, best music, and best cinematography. Khan played the illiterate poor farmer, Bhuvan, in a droughtstricken part of western India under ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of World Religions (2008)

by Robert S. Ellwood, Gregory D. Alles

Lagaan (2001), a Hindi film available in many video shops in the United ...

Google previewLIM Filipino-English English-Filipino Dictionary (2010)

by Ed Lim

lagaan n. boiler lagak n., v. deposit laganap adj., ...

Google previewDictionary (2005)

by Claus Peter Zoller

lagaan. lhahgāy2 didrii, -ó (n2) n.f. a kind of starling' (Ur: maină). Cf. next. Ihangā-didir',

Google previewA Dictionary of Film Studies (2012)

by Annette Kuhn, Guy Westwell

Recent Bollywood hits include the historical film Lagaan/Land Tax (Ashutosh Gowariker, 2001) and Gadar: Ek Prem Katha/Mutiny: a Love Story (Anil Sharma, 2001). Bhansali's Devdas was the first Hindi commercial film to premiere at Cannes, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of International Sports Studies (2010)

by Roger Bartlett, Chris Gratton, Christer Rolf

and Ashutosh Gowariker's script for the successful Bollywood film Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India (2001). The number and ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of International Sports Studies: F-O (2006)

by Roger Bartlett, Chris Gratton, Christer Rolf

and Ashutosh Gowariker's script for the successful Bollywood film Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India (2001). The number and ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Diasporas (2005)

Immigrant and Refugee Cultures Around the World. Volume I: Overviews and Topics; Volume II: Diaspora Communities by Melvin Ember, Carol R. Ember, Ian Skoggard

Lagaan: Once Upon Time in India. 2002. Sony. Gustad, Kaizad.

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