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Historical Best Picture Winners
"Gandhi" (Best Picture, 1983)
Starring Ben Kingsley as Mahatma Gandhi, the movie opens with the Indian leader's assassination and flashes back to key moments in his life, including the nonviolent campaign he led to achieve civil rights for Indians in South Africa and the fight for Indian independence from the British.
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