Published on March 28th, 2015 | by UniSys Music
1942: A Love Story (1994)
Summary:Patriotism affects a couple's blossoming romance as India seeks freedom from British rule.
9 Filmfare Awards
A young Indian couple, both from wealthy backgrounds, find themselves caught up in the 1940’s Indian revolutionary movement against their families whom are under the thumb a sadistic British general.
The film was the first ever to be given a U/A rating while featuring a scene, previously considered inappropriate for young children, showing the actors kissing. The film was highly acclaimed for its music, songs, picturization, cinematography, lyrics and the portrayal of its leading lady Manisha Koirala, a turning point for her career.