Before the Rains

Also Known As

Ennen sateita ( Finland ), Road to the Sky ( UK )


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Linus Roache

Henry Moores

Rahul Bose

T. K. Neelan

Nandita Das


Jennifer Ehle

Laura Moores


Malayalam-speaking T.K. Neelan, Rajat, Manas and his sister, Sajani, live in Kalpetta Township in Kerala, India, during the British Raj. As children they used to play in the woods where Manas and T.K. used to play Bhagwan Shri Ram and Shri Lakshman respectively, and rescue Sita (Sajani) from Lord Ravan's (Rajat) clutches. Now the year is 1937, all are grown up, while Manas is a laborer, Sajani is married to Rajat, and T.K. works for his British employer, Henry Moore, who ... more

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22October 2009

"Before the Rains" is a 2008 Indian-British period drama film directed by Santosh Sivan. Amidst the growing nationalist movement in 1930`s India, T.K. Neelan, a Western-educated idealistic young Indian man, finds himself torn between his ambitions for the future and his loyalty to the past when the local villagers learn of an adulterous affair between his boss, Henry Moores, a British colonialist striving to build a road to expand his spice harvesting business, and Moores beautiful married Indian housemaid Sajani. "Before the Rains" is an adaptation of the 2001 Israeli film Asphalt Zahov.





great movie02 June 2013

Great movie! Absolutely enjoyed the scenery, culture & belief system, & love story. A must see!





This movie Before the Rains is worth checking out15 October 2012

This movie Before the Rains is worth checking out

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Before the Rains is rated highly by many and therefore worth watching17 September 2012

Before the Rains is rated highly by many and therefore worth watching





Thanks for that comment good to know.17 October 2011

Thanks for that comment good to know.

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Thanks02 September 2011

Thanks for commenting, helps us to know if we should check it out.

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Good movie23 February 2010

Thriller you will love. Interesting mesh of people, geography.

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