Pad Man (2018)

Genres - Comedy Drama  |   Sub-Genres - Biopic [feature], Family Drama, Medical Drama  |   Release Date - Feb 9, 2018 (USA - Limited)  |   Run Time - 140 min.  |   Countries - India   |   MPAA Rating - PG13
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Biopic of activist Arunachalam Muruganantham (Akshay Kumar), who develops a sanitary pad for poor women in rural India. In time, his invention helps greatly improve menstrual hygiene in the country. R. Balki directed this comedy-drama, which adapts the short story The Sanitary Man of Sacred Land by Twinkle Khanna. Radhika Apte, Sonam Kapoor, Amitabh Bachchan, and George Zouvelos co-star.

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activist, blood, India (subcontinent), menstruation, poor-family, wife