R | | Drama
A Mumbai teen reflects on his upbringing in the slums when he is accused of cheating on the Indian Version of "Who Wants to be a Millionaire?"
A.R. Rahman took just 20 days to compose the entire soundtrack.
You want to do something for me?
Jamal Malik: Anything.
Latika: Then forget me!
When the policeman handcuffs Jamal to the chair he uses handcuffs that click shut. In India Darby handcuffs are used.
Several of the cast perform a traditional Bollywood song and dance number set in a train station over the end credits.
English, Hindi, French
$360,018 (USA) (14 November 2008)
$141,319,195 (USA) (22 May 2009)
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