Kundun (1997)

PG-13  |   |  Biography, Drama, History

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From childhood to adulthood, Tibet's fourteenth Dalai Lama deals with Chinese oppression and other problems.



  • Kundun (1997)
  • Tulku Jamyang Kunga Tenzin in Kundun (1997)
  • Kundun (1997)
  • Gyurme Tethong in Kundun (1997)
  • Kundun (1997)
  • Tenzin Thuthob Tsarong in Kundun (1997)

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Cast & Crew

Top Billed Cast


Martin Scorsese


Melissa Mathison


Plot Summary


Biography | Drama | History | War


Release Date:

16 January 1998


English, Tibetan, Mandarin

Country of Origin

USA, Monaco

Box Office


$28,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$1,620,041 (USA) (19 January 1998)


$5,532,301 (USA) (29 March 1998)

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