Life of Pi

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Twentieth Century Fox, Haishang Films and Rhythm & Hues Released 2012

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Director:
Ang Lee
Released:
2012
Rating:
PG
After deciding to sell their zoo in India and move to Canada, Santosh and Gita Patel board a freighter with their sons and a few remaining animals. Tragedy strikes when a terrible storm sinks the ship, leaving the Patels' teenage son, Pi (Suraj Sharma), as the only human survivor. However, Pi is not alone; a fearsome Bengal tiger has also found refuge aboard the lifeboat. As days turn into weeks and weeks drag into months, Pi and the tiger must learn to trust each other if both are to survive.

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  • 100

    The Hollywood Reporter Todd McCarthy

    Meticulous care is evident in every aspect of the film. All three actors playing Pi are outstanding.

  • 80

    The Guardian

    Hollywood has been waiting for this movie. Get ready for the year of the Tiger.

  • 75

    Slant Magazine

    The second act shifts the film from a lazy and comfy litany of introductions to a riveting fantasia of pure cinema, wherein Lee paints an oft-wordless picture of nature's harshness...

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