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Aparajito (1956)  link to Aparajito on IMDb  link to trailer on IMDb

Number: 636

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IMDb Rating:
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8.2/10 (7102 votes)

Country: World, 110 minutes

Spoken Languages: Hindi

Genre(s): Drama

Director(s): Satyajit Ray

Cast: Karuna Bannerjee (as Sarbojaya Ray , as Karuna Banerji in subtitles), Smaran Ghosal (as Apu - adolescent , as Smaran Ghosal in subtitles), Kamala Adhikari (as Mokshada), Lalchand Banerjee (as Lahiri), Kali Bannerjee (as Kathak)

Medium: Original DVD,

Subtitles: English

Plot Outline: After living awhile in Benares, 10 year old Apu and his mother move in with her uncle in a small Bengali village. Apu enters a local school, where he does well. By the time he graduates, he has a scholarship to study at a college in Calcutta. So off he goes. His mother is torn by his leaving, and by his growing independence. She loves her son very much and wants him to succeed, but she does not want to be left alone.

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 4:3

Apr 26, 2017