Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Director: Danny Boyle
Starring: Dev Patel, Saurabh Shukla, Anil Kapoor
History of Jamal Malik, an 18-year-old orphan from the slums of Mumbai, who is about to experience the biggest day of his life. In the eyes of the nation, it is only one step 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, police arrest him on suspicion of fraud, like waif to 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, of vicious encounters with local gangs, and Latika, the girl he loved and lost. Each chapter of his story reveals the key to the answer to one of the quiz questions. Each part of a layered story reveals where he learned the answers to the concerts seemingly impossible quizzes. But one question remains a mystery: what is this young man with no apparent desire for riches really doing on ...