|Release Date:||November 3, 2006|
|Running time:||180 minutes|
|Cast:||Aishwarya Rai, Abhishek Bachchan, Shabana Azmi, Suniel Shetty|
Description: "Umrao Jaan" unveils the injustices faced by women and advocates their emancipation. Set in late 19th-century India, the film tells the story of Umrao Jaan, a courtesan and poetess who was kidnapped as a child and sold into the country's prevalent culture of courtesanship. Umrao becomes popular amongst Lucknow's elite, including a nawab, a childhood friend and a dacoit with whom she attempts an escape from her brothel.
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