Director: Garth Davis
Writers: Saroo Brierley (novel), Larry Buttrose (novel)
Stars: Rooney Mara, Nicole Kidman, Dev Patel
Releasing Date: 25 November 2016 (USA)
PLOT: ‘Lion’ is a fully drama movie directed by Davis. Saroo Brierley is a young Indian boy living in extreme poverty. With only 5 years separated from his family in a train station, so it is only thousands of kilometers from his home, forcing him to live as a beggar in the great city of Calcutta.
After living for some time in the street and facing many challenges. The young man is picked up by an Australian couple, Sue (Nicole Kidman) and John Brierley (David Wenham) who adopt it, they take it to Australia and raised as his son in a different culture, far from their origins. When Saroo grows he decides to locate his real family, embarking on a journey into his past. Check More Drama Movies reviews and also give yours.