Ashutosh Gowariker

2 Films in collection
Mohenjo Daro (Flyer)

Mohenjo Daro (2016)

Set amid the ancient Indus Valley civilization circa 2016 B.C., an indigo farmer from Amri named Sarman (Hrithik Roshan) travels downriver to the largest city, Mohenjo-daro, where during a street mishap he saves the life of a beautiful woman named Chaani (Pooja Hegde) who as "The Chosen One" in service to Sindhu Ma, the goddess of the river which is the centre of their culture, is "the symbol of Mother Sindhu's grace and blessing. More

Lagaan (Flyer)

Lagaan (2001)

Lagaan takes place in the small village of Champaner, now in the State of Gujarat, in western India during the height of the British Empire in India in 1893. Captain Andrew Russell, the commanding officer of the Champaner cantonment, has imposed high taxes (lagaan) on people from the local villages which they are unable to pay due to a prolonged drought. Led by Bhuvan, the villagers beg Raja Puran Singh to help them. He tells them that much to his regret, he is also bound by British law. It is after their visit to the Raja that the people of the village first witness a cricket match. More

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