Mother India is a 1957 Indian epic drama film, directed by Mehboob Khan and starring Nargis, Sunil Dutt, Rajendra Kumar, and Raaj Kumar. A remake of Khan's earlier film Aurat (1940), it is the story of a poverty-stricken village woman named Radha (Nargis) who, in the absence of her husband, struggles to raise her sons and survive against a cunning money-lender amidst many troubles. Despite her hardship, she sets a goddess-like moral example of an ideal Indian woman. Wikipedia
Mother India is a member of the following lists: 1957 films, Filmfare Best Movie Award winners, Hindi-language films, Indian films, Films directed by Mehboob Khan, Films about women in India, Indian epic films, Indian film remakes, Films shot in Gujarat and Film scores by Naushad.
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