Death Sentence (1996)

Death Sentence
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 2hr
Genres Drama, Adaptation, Thriller
Keywords N/A
Status Released
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Rajan Kothari Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Anil Ajitabh Screenplay n/a 120778 4000003
Rajan Kothari Screenplay n/a 120778 4000002
Prakash Jha Editor n/a 172 7000001
Raghunath Seth Music n/a 120781 8000001
Anil Ajitabh Production associate director 120824 25000001
Rakesh Ranjan Sound n/a 120816 14000001
Sharmishta Roy Art Director n/a 183 9000001
Prakash Jha Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Prakash Jha Producer n/a 3 3000001
Ayub Khan Actor Vinay Singh 1 1000004
Om Puri Actor Rambaran 1 1000003
Madhuri Dixit Actor Ketki 1 1000002
Shilpa Shirodkar Actor Kanti 1 1000005
Mohan Agashe Actor Abhay Singh 1 1000006
Prakash Jha Director n/a 2 2000001
Harish Patel Actor Pandey 1 1000008
Mohan Joshi Actor Tirpat Singh 1 1000007
Shabana Azmi Actor Chandravati 1 1000001
Synopsis
Set in the conservative northern province of Bihar, a group of women challenge the local business and religious interests. Led by Ketki who marries Vinay, the weak son of a crumbling landlord, the local women stand up against Tirpat & Co, a conglomerate that has exploited the region. However, they come up against opposition led by the priest Abhay who passes a "death sentence" on the women.