Set during the period of growing influence of the Indian independence movement in the British Raj, the story begins with the arrival in India of a British woman, Miss Adela Quested, who is joining her fiancé, a city magistrate named Ronny Heaslop. She and Ronny's mother, Mrs. Moore, befriend an Indian doctor, Aziz H. Ahmed.
Director: David Lean
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Cast: Adam Blackwood, Alec Guinness, Ann Firbank, Antonia Pemberton, Art Malik, Ashok Mandanna, Clive Swift, Dina Pathak, Duncan Preston, H.S. Krishnamurthy, Ishaq Bux, James Fox