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Release Date: April 28, 2006 (NY, LA, SF)
Studio: Fox Searchlight Pictures
Director: Deepa Mehta
Screenwriter: Deepa Mehta
Starring: Lisa Ray, John Abraham, Seema Biswas, Sarala
Genre: Drama, Musical, Mystery, Romance
MPAA Rating: PG-13 (for mature thematic material involving sexual situations, and for brief drug use)
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Review: 8.5/10 rating
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Plot Summary: Set in 1938 Colonial India, against Mahatma Gandhi's rise to power, "Water" begins when 8-year-old Chuyia is widowed and sent to a home where Hindu widows must live in penitence. Chuyia's feisty presence deeply affects the lives of the other residents, including a young widow, who falls for a Gandhian idealist.

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