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Aparajito / The Unvanquished

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Tookey's Rating
6 /10
Average Rating
8.83 /10
Pinaki Sen Gupta , Karuna Banerjee, Kanu Banerjee
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Directed by: Satyajit Ray
Written by: Satyajit Ray from novel by Bibhutbhusan Bandapaddhay

Released: 1956
Genre: DRAMA
Origin: India
Length: 113

Apu (at first played by Pinaki Sen Gupta, then by Sumiran Ghosjal) grows up in Benares and studies for university.

Reviewed by Chris Tookey

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The second part of Satyajit Ray's masterpiece, the Apu trilogy, is a slow but memorable study of a child growing away from his mother and his rural background. Though the least gripping of the three films, it was still voted Best Film at the Venice Film Festival.

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