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Little Buddha (1993)

PG
123 min | Drama

After the death of Lama Dorje, Tibetan Buddhist monks find three children - one American and two Nepalese - who may be the rebirth of their great teacher.
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Writers
Bernardo Bertolucci (story) | Rudy Wurlitzer (screenplay) | Mark Peploe (screenplay)
Composer
Ryuichi Sakamoto (music composed by)
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Release date
May 25, 1994 (United States)

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44 cast members
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Siddhartha Siddhartha   See fewer
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Ruocheng Ying
Lama Norbu (as Ying Ruocheng) Lama Norbu (as Ying Ruocheng)   See fewer
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Chris Isaak
Dean Conrad Dean Conrad   See fewer
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Alex Wiesendanger
Jesse Conrad Jesse Conrad   See fewer
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Sogyal Rinpoche
Kenpo Tenzin Kenpo Tenzin   See fewer
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Bridget Fonda
Lisa Conrad Lisa Conrad   See fewer
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Jo Champa
Maria Maria   See fewer
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Jigme Kunsang
Champa Champa   See fewer
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Surekha Sikri
Sonali (as Surehka Sikri) Sonali (as Surehka Sikri)   See fewer
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T.K. Lama
Sangay Sangay   See fewer
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Doma Tshomo
Ani-La Ani-La   See fewer
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Mantu Lal
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Mountain Yogi
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Rinzin Dakpa
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Rudraprasad Sengupta
King Suddhodhana King Suddhodhana   See fewer
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Kanika Pandey
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Rajeshwari Sachdev
Yasodhara (as Rajeshwaree) Yasodhara (as Rajeshwaree)   See fewer
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Madhu Mathur
Prajapati Prajapati   See fewer
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Anupam Shyam
Lord Mara Lord Mara   See fewer
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Ruchi Mathur
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S.S. Pandey
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Sadiya Siddiqui
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Tarana Ramakrishnan
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Antia Thakur
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Anu Chettri
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Kavita Hahat
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Nagabab Shyam
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Mahana Amar
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Nirmala
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Imtiaz Amir
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6.1 / 10 | 15,336 votes