Plot: What's the story about?
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.
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Who stars in Lion: Cast List
Rooney Mara ... Lucy
"Annette" , "A Nightmare On Elm Street"
Nicole Kidman ... Sue Brierley
"The Upside" , "Just Go With It"
Dev Patel ... Saroo Brierley
"The Green Knight" , "The Personal History of David Copperfield"
David Wenham ... John Brierley
"Dirt Music" , "Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole"
"Photograph" , "Talaash - The Answer Lies Within"
Menik Gooneratne ... Swarmina
Who's making Lion: Crew List
A look at the Lion behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Garth Davis last directed Mary Magdalene and Shantaram. The film's writer Luke Davies last wrote News of the World and Angel of Mine.
Watch: Lion Trailers & Videos
Production: What we know about Lion?
- Adapted from the non-fiction book A Long Way Home by Saroo Brierley.
- August 2016: The film was in Completed status.
- March 2016: The film was in Post-Production status.
Lion Release Date: When was the film released?
When will the movie be on Blu-ray & DVD?Tuesday, April 11, 2017
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