Bengali Night (1988)





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A British engineer and a young Bengali woman feel the backlash of cultural divisiveness in this uneven romantic drama. Allan (Hugh Grant) falls in love with the Gayatri (Supriya Pathak), the beautiful teenage daughter of his hostess Indira Sen (Shabana Azmi) while he recovers from an illness. When the family learns of the affair, Allan is kicked out of the house and returns to a Calcutta boarding house a heartbroken man. Lucien Metz (John Hurt) is a photojournalist working for Life magazine who … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama, Romance, Art House & International
Directed By:
Written By: Jean-Claude Carriere
In Theaters:
On DVD: Sep 13, 2005
Goldhil Video



as Gayatri

as Indira Sen

as Lucien Metz

as Narendra Sen

as Guertie

as Khokha

as The Priest
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