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A Passage to India

Author: David LeanPeggy AshcroftJudy DavisAlec GuinnessVictor BanerjeeAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, CA : RCA/Columbia Pictures Home Video, 1985.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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While on a trip in 1928 to visit her son, Mrs. Moore, accompanied by her son's fiancee, becomes appalled at the treatment of the Indians by the ruling British government. Later, they befriend a native Indian who, over-stepping the accepted norms of his culture, invites the two ladies on an excursion. In a strange turn of events, he is accused of attempting to rape the young girl.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: David Lean; Peggy Ashcroft; Judy Davis; Alec Guinness; Victor Banerjee; E M Forster; Columbia Pictures Industries.; RCA/Columbia Pictures Home Video (Firm)
OCLC Number: 12495748
Notes: "VHS 60485."
Rated PG.
Based on the novel "A Passage to India" by E.M. Forster.
Winner of two Academy Awards.
Specially produced with Closed Captioning for the hearing impaired.
Videocassette release of the 1984 motion picture by Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc.
Credits: Director, David Lean ; producers, John Brabourne, Richard Goodwin ; screenplay, David Lean ; music, Maurice Jarre.
Cast: Peggy Ashcroft, Judy Davis, James Fox, Alec Guinness, Nigel Havers, Victor Banerjee.
Description: 1 videocassette (ca. 163 min.) : sd., col., stereo. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Responsibility: Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc.

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While on a trip in 1928 to visit her son, Mrs. Moore, accompanied by her son's fiancee, becomes appalled at the treatment of the Indians by the ruling British government. Later, they befriend a native Indian who, over-stepping the accepted norms of his culture, invites the two ladies on an excursion. In a strange turn of events, he is accused of attempting to rape the young girl.

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