A beautiful Anglo-Indian woman from the slums of '30s Calcutta achieves stardom in Hollywood, but never fully outdistances her sordid past. Lush mini-series--taken from Michael Korda's novel and based on the lives of actress Merle Oberon and filmmaker Alexander Korda--stars Mia Sara, Claire Bloom, Kirk Douglas, Joel Grey, and Sarah Miles. 3 3/4 hrs. on two discs. Standard; Soundtrack: English.
- Larry Peerce
- Closed Captioned:
- Cast: Haym Topol, Joss Ackland, Martin Balsam, Claire Bloom, Gary Cady, Kirk Douglas, Joel Grey, Leigh Lawson, Sarah Miles, Mia Sara, Serena Gordon, Rosalie Crutchley, Kate Emma Davies, Albert Moses, Abigail Painter, Ernest Clark, Geoffrey Rose, Paul Hawkins, John J. Carney, Nisha Kapur, Godfrey Talbot, Rob Spendlove, John Grillo, John Carlin