Lion Movie

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2016 | Drama Adaptation

Follows a five-year-old Indian boy who, after a wrong train takes him thousands of miles away from home and family, survives many challenges before being adopted by an Australian couple. Twenty-five y... more

Release DateU.S.

Lion was released on
Friday, November 25, 2016 Limited Release

On Blu-ray & DVD

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

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Nicole Kidman
Sue Brierley
Dev Patel
Saroo Brierley
David Wenham
John Brierley
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DIRECTOR

Garth Davis

Screenwriter

Luke Davies

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Follows a five-year-old Indian boy who, after a wrong train takes him thousands of miles away from home and family, survives many challenges before being adopted by an Australian couple. Twenty-five years later, armed with only the scantest of clues, he learns of a new technology called Google Earth, and sets out to find his lost family.
official plot version from weinsteinco.com

Trivia & Production Notes

  • Adapted from the non-fiction book A Long Way Home by Saroo Brierley.

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