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Slumdog Millionaire

Overview


Genre :

Crime, Drama, Romance

Release Date :

November 12, 2008 (Limited)

MPAA Rating :

R

Director :

Danny Boyle

Starring :

Dev Patel, Freida Pinto, Anil Kapoor, Irfan Khan, Madhur Mittal, Saurabh Shukla, Ayush Mahesh Khedekar, Tanay Chheda, Ashutosh Lobo Gajiwala, Azharuddin Mohammed Ismail, Rubiana Ali, Tanvi Ganesh Lonkar

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Go! Watch this movie. You'll regret if not seeing it.    Readers  4 of 5 [Rate It]

3.5 of 4

“..superbly acted, wonderfully photographed, and full of rich, unconventional location work..”
by James Berardinelli [Reelviews]
4 of 5

“..simultaneously epic and intimate, earthy and unreal..”
by Elizabeth Weitzman [NY Daily News]
5 of 5

“..one of the best-if not the best-films of 2008..”
by Pam Grady [Boxoffice Magazine]
4 of 4

“..most entertaining movie..”
by Lou Lumenick [New York Post]
“..gaudy, gorgeous rush of color, sound and motion..”
by Manohla Dargis [NY Times]
4 of 4

“..exhilarating and sweeping..”
by Claudia Puig [USA Today]
3.5 of 4

“..Brimming with humor and heartbreak..”
by Peter Travers [Rolling Stone]
Review rate : B
Reviewed by Owen Gleiberman [Entertainment Weekly]
3 of 4
Reviewed by Nick Schager [Slant Magazine]
3 of 4
Reviewed by Rafer Guzman [Newsday]
2 of 5
Reviewed by Chris Cabin [Filmcritic.com]
Reviewed by Kenneth Turan [LA Times]

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