As 18-year-old Jamal Malik (Dev Patel) answers questions on the Indian version of "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire," flashbacks show how he got there. Part of a stable of young thieves after their mother dies, Jamal and his brother, Salim, survive on the streets of Mumbai. Salim finds the life of crime agreeable, but Jamal scrapes by with small jobs until landing a spot on the game show.
14+ Violence, Language, Nudity, Mature Themes
QC: 13+ Violence, Langage vulgaire, Nudité, Thèmes pour adultes
Ayush Mahesh Khedekar
Azharuddin Mohammed Ismail
Janet de Vigne
A Mumbai teenager reflects on his life after being accused of cheating on the Indian version of "Who Wants to be a Millionaire?"