Slumdog millionare opens to houseful board across nationJanuary 23rd, 2009 - 8:35 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan.23 (ANI): Slumdog Millionare the internationally acknowledged film, was released across the country to packed theatres on Friday.
The rags-to-riches story about a boy from the slum area of Mumbai is attracting huge crowds. All shows are being booked in advance here.
Released in the country with the name Slumdog Crorepati, the movie is shot in real, gritty locations of Mumbai and is being appreciated by the people for its realistic portrayal of life.
“The storyline is very good. Movie was so different, so deserving.It showed the reality actually,” said Asha Bajaj, after watching the movie.
Directed by Danny Boyle, the movie has already won four Golden Globe awards including one for the best music score by A.R.Rahman. It and has also been nominated for 11 BAFTA awards.
The movie has also won nominations for ten different categories in the Oscars. (ANI)
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