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Pather Panchali

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Romance Drama 19552h 5mOn: HBO MAX The Criterion Channel Kanopy Tags: Adaptation Classic Country: India

Impoverished priest Harihar Ray, dreaming of a better life for himself and his family, leaves his rural Bengal village in search of work. Alone, his wife, Sarbojaya, looks after her rebellious daughter, Durga, and her young son, Apu, as well as Harihar's elderly aunt Indir. The children enjoy the small pleasures of their difficult life, while their parents suffer the daily indignities heaped upon them.Pather Panchali featuring Subir Banerjee and Uma Das Gupta is streaming with subscription on HBO MAX, streaming with subscription on The Criterion Channel, streaming with subscription on Kanopy, and 4 others. It's a drama and romance movie with a high IMDb audience rating of 8.6 (24,097 votes) and was very well received by critics.

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Satyajit Ray


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Available to stream on a popular subscription service (HBO MAX, The Criterion Channel & Kanopy).

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Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 1 other).

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#126 Ranked Movie

#2 Ranked in Teacher Movies

#27 Ranked in Movies on The Criterion Channel

#96 Ranked in Drama Movies

Pather Panchali has a high IMDb audience rating of 8.6 (24,097 votes) and was very well received by critics. The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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