The final Viceroy of India, Lord Mountbatten, is tasked with overseeing the transition of British India to independence, but meets with conflict as different sides clash in the face of monumental change. Downstairs in the servants quarters, Mountbatten's new manservant, Jeet falls for the daughter's assistant, Alia and all manner of obstacles are put in their way.

Rating
12A
BBFC Advice
brief distressing images
Length
100 minutes (exc adverts and trailers)
Directed By
Gurinder Chadha
Starring
Gillian Anderson, Michael Gambon, Hugh Bonneville, Manish Dayal, Simon Callow, Om Puri
Distributor
Pathe Productions LTD
Released
03/03/2017
Language
English