Lion Synopsis
Adapted from the non-fiction book A Long Way Home by Saroo Brierley, LION is about a 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.
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Movie Reviews

Poignant, Emotional, and Enlightening Film

By RADDAD
I won't write a long review here... This is a true story that will both uplift you and leave you emotionally drained. Along with Manchester By The Sea, this is the best film I've seen this...

Beautiful and Touching

By wscnn
The perfect antidote to post-election depression....

Compelling story

By mss711252016630
A well-crafted and well acted story that spans two continents. I thoroughly enjoyed it....

Tear Jerker Alert!

By yani82
I really didn't expect much from this movie because I had not heard about it or seen the trailer. My mom had seen the poster outside the Paris Theater, and wanted to see it for her birthday, so we...

Gripping.. mindblowimg story and acting!!

By ragz82
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By cdavyglobal
Just loved this film....

Rush to see this movie. Its excellent!

By jenofjens
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By nikkia818
Great movie about the struggles of this young man. Highly recommend. Great backdrops and views! Beautiful story...

Lion

By calbtr
Just amazing from start to finish!!...

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By mapton
Very engaging story well acted...

More Info

Rated PG-13 | For Thematic Material and Some Sensuality
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Great performances in emotional, intense biographical drama.
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