English Film: The Viceroy’s House

ALM The Viceroy's HouseThe next film in English to be shown in Almuñécar will be The Viceroy’s House (subtitles in Spanish) on Tuesday the 12th at 18.00h.

Starring Gillian Anderson, Michael Gambon and Hugh Bonneville, the films tells of how Lord Mountbatten, the last Viceroy of India, is tasked with overseeing the transition of British India to independence in 1947.

Synopsis: Mountbatten tries to mediate between two camps; the Hindu leader who wants one indivisible India and the Muslim leader who wants a separate Muslim state; i.e., Pakistan.

Whilst Mountbatten wants to keep British India as one independent entity, secretly a top general is planning to bring about Pakistan soley as a buffer state between India and the growing menace of the Soviets.

And behind it all is the romance between two Indian servants in the household…

That’s Tuesday the 12th at the new time of 18.00h in the Casa de la Cultura.

(News/Entertainment: Almunecar, Costa Tropical, Granada, Andalucia)

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