Based on True Events
Provoked is a 2006 drama film starring Aishwarya Rai, Naveen Andrews, Miranda Richardson, Robbie Coltrane, Nandita Das and others. It is based on the real-life story of Kiranjit Ahluwalia who killed her abusive husband in the UK. A Punjabi woman moves with her husband from India to Southall. They are newly weds. Initially everything is fine as her husband is affectionate and caring. But soon enough he starts showing his true colors. After enduring abuse at his hands for 10 years the wife kills him.