Published: Thursday 29th of January 2009
One of the year's hottest films is now showing at the Curzon Soho cinema: Slumdog Millionaire.
Currently sweeping the boards at a number of awards shows, and tipped to pick up more accolades at the upcoming Oscars, this film has been described by some as the best of the decade so far.
Directed by Danny Boyle (Trainspotting) and with a screenplay by Simon Beaufoy (The Full Monty), the film is based on a novel by Vikas Swarup.
Slumdog Millionaire tells the story of Jamal Malik, a poor boy from the slums of Mumbai, who is on the Indian version of Who Wants to be a Millionaire.
However, the film jumps into the past, telling the story of Jamal and his brother from when they were small children to where they are now.
The film is showing at the Curzon Soho cinema each day until February 5th, at 12:15, 15:00, 18:15 and 21:10, and London Pass holders can gain free admission Mondays to Thursdays and before 17:00 on Fridays to Sundays.
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