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Marathi-language Biography. In 1960s Maharashtra, a dentist (Subodh Bhave) becomes a celebrated actor in both the Marathi-language theatre and Indian cinema.

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of scatological slang and cursing
  • Infrequent portrayals of hand-to-hand violence, some in a domestic context, some in a civil unrest context - little blood or detail
  • Frequent portrayals of smoking and alcohol use in a recreational context - some detail

Thematic elements

  • The history of Marathi theatre
  • The artistic temperament
  • The cinema of India

Classification rationale

Rated PG for substance use and mature subject matter

Classification date

December 14, 2018