Rang De Basanti

Released Date
January 26, 2006
Distributor
UTV Motion Pictures
Genre
Drama
Rating
Not Rated
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$2,197,694 + $8,603,084 = $10,800,778
57

Aamir Khan

as Daljit Singh / Chandrashekhar

1948-2017

Om Puri

as Amanullah Khan

67

Anupam Kher

as Rajnath Singhania

43

Soha Ali Khan

as Sonia / Durgawati Devi

43

Sharman Joshi

as Sukhi Ram / Rajguru

44

Kunal Kapoor

as Aslam Khan / Ashfaqullah Khan

86

Waheeda Rehman

as Mrs. Rathod

55

Steven Mackintosh

as James McKinley

About Rang De Basanti

The story of six young Indians who assist an English woman to film a documentary on the freedom fighters from their past, and the events that lead them to relive the long-forgotten saga of freedom.

About

The film tells the story of a British filmmaker inspired by her grandfather's diary entries to make a documentary about the Indian freedom fighters. Upon her arrival to India, she asks a group of men to act in her film. 

Trivia

Rakeysh Omprakash wrote, produced, and directed the film. The title of the film is based on a poem of the same name by Dushyant Kumar.