Slumdog Millionaire (2008)Year: 2008
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Director: Danny Boyle
Starring: Dev Patel, Saurabh Shukla, Anil Kapoor
The story of Jamal Malik, a 18 year-old orphan from the slums of Mumbai, who is about to experience the biggest day of his life. With the whole nation watching, he is just one question away from winning a staggering 20 million rupees on India's KAUN Banega Crorepati? (Who wants to be a millionaire?) But when the show breaks for the night, the police arrested him on charges of fraud, how could a street kid know so much? Desperate to prove his innocence, Jamal tells the story of his life in the slum where he and his brother grew up, of their adventures together on the road, meeting with my rotten, moderator bands audio and Latika, the girl he loved and lost. Each chapter of his story reveals the key to the answer to one of the questions Game Show. Each chapter Jamals multi-layered story reveals where he learned the answers to the shows seemingly impossible quizzes. But one question remains a mystery: what is this young man with no apparent desire for riches really doing on ...