Tuesday, February 17, 2009

Slumdog Millionaire

went to watch Slumdog Millionaire last night courtesy of The New Sunday Times. i love everything about the movie. from the way it was directed, to the way it was produced to the way it was written. everything was great. i think the writer of the film is really good. how he use the most simple plot (boy met girl, boy and girl fell in love, but have to be apart under circumstances, boy join Who Wants to Be A Millionaire just so that the girl is able to see him and come forward to meet him) but in between, it shows how he grew up as a slumdog.... aiyah..... i also malas to write much... lemme plagarize some stuffs from IMDB la :P

Slumdog Millionaire is the story of Jamal Malik (Patel), an 18 year-old orphan from the slums of Mumbai, who is about to experience the biggest day of his life. With the whole nation watching, he is just one question away from winning a staggering 20 million rupees on India¹s "Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?"

But when the show breaks for the night, police arrest him on suspicion of cheating; how could a street kid 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 of Latika (Pinto), the girl he loved and lost. Each chapter of his story reveals the key to the answer to one of the game show¹s questions.

Each chapter of Jamal¹s increasingly layered story reveals where he learned the answers to the show¹s seemingly impossible quizzes. But one question remains a mystery: what is this young man with no apparent desire for riches really doing on the game show?

When the new day dawns and Jamal returns to answer the final question, the Inspector and sixty million viewers are about to find out.

yea... that's the whole sypnosis... damn nice wei! :D go watch it! really worth watching one!!! the only thing i dont like about last nite is, GSC seats in Mid Valley sux! :(

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