Lion is based on the true inspirational story of Saroo Brierley.
When Saroo Brierley used Google Earth to find his long-lost hometown half a world away, he made global headlines.
Saroo had become lost on a train in India at the age of five. Not knowing the name of his family or where he was from, he survived for weeks on the streets of Calcutta, before being taken into an orphanage and adopted by a couple in Australia.
Despite being happy in his new family, Saroo always wondered about his origins. He spent hours staring at the map of India on his bedroom wall. When he was a young man the advent of Google Earth led him to pore over satellite images of the country for landmarks he recognised. And one day, after years of searching, he miraculously found what he was looking for.
Then he set off on a journey to find his mother.
The film stars Dev Patel as Saroo Brierley and Nicole Kidman as his mother. The film is released in Australia and the UK this week.
LEADING ACTOROn February 9, 2015
Director David Yates has revealed that J.K. Rowling has already written the second script for the follow up to Fantastic Beast And Where To Find Them. Warner Bros announced the...On July 5, 2016
The new trailer for ZOOLANDER 2 is out. Ben Stiller, Owen Wilson and Will Ferrell return in the brand new trailer for ZOOLANDER 2, joined by the ridiculously good looking...On November 19, 2015
Rosamund Pike finally had a win for her role as Amy Dunne in Gone Girl. She missed out on a BAFTA, Screen Actors Guild Award, Golden Globe and an Academy...On March 31, 2015
Any excuse to get the girls together is a good one and you can get out the diary now because female anthem Whiskey Tango Foxtrot is hitting cinemas on May...On May 4, 2016
The highly anticipated Fifty Shades of Grey will be released this Thursday.On February 10, 2015