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Summary Slumdog Millionaire is the story of Jamal Malik, an 18 year-old orphan from the slums of Mumbai, who is about to experience the biggest day of his life. With the whole nation watching, he is just one question away from winning a staggering 20 million rupees on India’s “Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?”But when the show breaks for the night...

Slumdog Millionaire
Metascore Universal Acclaim Based on 36 Critic Reviews
must-see
84
User Score Generally Favorable Based on 498 User Ratings
7.9
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Summary Slumdog Millionaire is the story of Jamal Malik, an 18 year-old orphan from the slums of Mumbai, who is about to experience the biggest day of his life. With the whole nation watching, he is just one question away from winning a staggering 20 million rupees on India’s “Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?”But when the show breaks for the night...

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Metascore
Universal Acclaim Based on 36 Critic Reviews
84
94% Positive
34 Reviews
6% Mixed
2 Reviews
0% Negative
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Metascore
Universal Acclaim Based on 36 Critic Reviews
84
94% Positive
34 Reviews
6% Mixed
2 Reviews
0% Negative
0 Reviews

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User Score
Generally Favorable Based on 498 User Ratings
7.9
84% Positive
419 Ratings
13% Mixed
63 Ratings
3% Negative
16 Ratings

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User Score
Generally Favorable Based on 498 User Ratings
7.9
84% Positive
419 Ratings
13% Mixed
63 Ratings
3% Negative
16 Ratings

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  • Mixed Reviews
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Production Company Searchlight Pictures, Warner Bros. Pictures, Film4, Pathé, Celador Films, Cloud Eight Films
Release Date Nov 12, 2008
Duration 2 h
Rating R
Tagline Love and money... You have mixed them both.
Academy Awards, USA
• 8 Wins & 10 Nominations
Golden Globes, USA
• 4 Wins & 4 Nominations
Online Film & Television Association
• 1 Win & 12 Nominations