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Satyagraha (U/A)

Genre

Drama

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Release Date

30 Aug 2013
Story
Satyagraha movie deals with the movement of the middle-class to re-negotiate democracy.

It's the story of a man who is a firm believer of Gandhian principles, an ambitious entrepreneur who represents the modern India shining philosophy, a social activist who aims to be a politician, a fearless political journalist and a wily politician who uses every means to break the system.

Story in detail:

Satyagraha reflects the uprising of the middle Class against a corrupt and unjust system that leaves it with no recourse but to form a spontaneous movement to challenge the status quo.

It is the story of a dynamic and ambitious young man who is poised to take the elevator of corporate success when a personal tragedy exposes him to the shocking consequences of corruption in this country.

Joining hands with an idealistic old man, he ignites a people’s protest that soon escalates into a massive movement with a national resonance, battling politicians determined to crush and discredit him. However, when people’s raw and unbridled anger is unleashed, the unintended penalty could be horrifying by itself.

Character

Amitabh Bachchan - playing the role of Dwarka Anand, a man who is a firm believer of truth and an inherent believer of society who wants his son to give back to society and the nation all that they have given him.

Ajay Devgn - playing the role of Manav Raghvendra. He represents shining India and is a brilliant telecommunication czar who uses the ways of the world to get what he wants.

Kareena Kapoor - playing the role of Yasmin Ahmed. she is a hard headed TV reporter out on the field and she digs deep and as an opinion.

Arjun Rampal - playing the role of Arjun, a strong socially committed to become a politician. He studied in the same school of which Amitabh Bachchan was the principal.

Manoj Bajpai - playing the role of Balram Singh, wily young politician who uses every means to break the system. He is the real threat to democracy.

Amrita Rao - playing the role of Sumitra as daughter-in-law of Amitabh.