The Warrior

Release date:July 15, 2005
(NY, LA)

Studio:Miramax Films

Director:Asif Kapadia

MPAA Rating:R (for some violence)


Starring:Irfan Khan, Puru Chibber, Aino Annuddin, Manoj Mishra, Nanhe Khan, Chander Singh, Hemant Maahaor, Mandakini Goswami, Sunita Sharma, Shauket Baig, Gori Shanker

Genre:Drama, Adventure

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Plot Summary:

Winner of the BAFTA Award for Best British Film, "The Warrior" is the tale of a local enforcer for a rich Indian warlord who renounces his life of violence and then becomes the prey of his murderous former colleagues. The film follows the hero's journey from the deserts of Rajasthan through the snow-capped peaks of the Himalayas. Asif Kapadia, winner of the BAFTA for Most Promising Newcomer, makes his directorial debut with this visually captivating, highly acclaimed production.