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Title Slumdog millionaire [dvd] / Fox Searchlight Pictures, Warner Bros. Pictures, Celador Films, Film4 present ; screenplay by Simon Beaufoy ; produced by Christian Colson ; co-director, Loveleen Tandan ; directed by Danny Boyle
Publisher Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, c2009
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Edition Widescreen
Descript 1 videodisc (121 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Tech Details DVD format
Language Closed-captioned
English with Hindi or dubbed French dialogue, with optional English, French, or Spanish subtitles
Performer(S) Dev Patel, Anil Kapoor, Saurabh Shakla, Raj Zutshi, Jeneva Talwar, Freida Pinto, Irrfan Khan
Credits Director of photography, Anthony Dod Mantle ; editor, Chris Dickens ; music, A.R. Rahman
Note Special features noted on container
DVD release of the 2008 motion picture
Based on the novel: "Q & A" by Vikas Swarup
Audience MPAA rating: R ("Some violence, disturbing images and language"--Container)
Summary Jamal Malik is an 18 year-old orphan from the slums of Mumbai. With the whole nation watching, he is just one question away from winning a staggering 20 million rupees on India's version of "Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?" However, when the show breaks for the night, police arrest him on suspicion of cheating. Desperate to prove his innocence, Jamal tells the story of his life in the slum where he and his brother grew up. He speaks of their adventures together, of vicious encounters with local gangs, and of Latika, the girl he loved and lost. Every chapter of his story reveals the key to the answer to one of the game show's questions. Jamal's increasingly layered story reveals where he learned the answers to the show's seemingly impossible questions. When the new day dawns and Jamal returns to answer the final question, the Inspector and sixty million viewers watch to find out if he can answer the question of how anyone comes to know the things they know about life and love
Note For private home use only
Subject Orphans -- India -- Bombay -- Drama
Television quiz shows -- India -- Bombay -- Drama
Brothers -- India -- Bombay -- Drama
Suspicion -- India -- Bombay -- Drama
Police -- India -- Bombay -- Drama
Bombay (India) -- Drama
Genre Feature films.
Subject DVD videodiscs
Alt Author Boyle, Danny
Tandan, Loveleen
Patel, Dev, 1990-
Kapoor, Anil, 1959-
Shukla, Saurabh
Zutshi, Raj
Talwar, Jeneva
Pinto, Freida, 1984-
Khan, Irfan
Rahman, A. R
Swarup, Vikas. Q & A
Fox Searchlight Pictures
Warner Bros. Pictures
Celador Films
FilmFour (Firm)
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Add Title Slumdog millionaire (Motion picture)
ISBN/ISSN 024543574415
Music # 2257443 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
2257441 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment

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