Tue, 17 May 2016
"I thought we'd be together only in death."
Danny Boyle's film about a poor teen from Mumbai who wins big on India's version of Who Wants To Be a Millionaire won the hearts of viewers everywhere, and it was released just in time to be nominated and snag a number of Academy Awards, including Best Picture.
Featuring a yet-unknown Dev Patel, the film is a love story and a drama wrapped up and presented to Western audiences as a Bollywood fairy tale. Boyle walked away with an Oscar, proving to his critics that he could do more than make movies about drug addicts and zombies.
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