Thursday, December 04, 2008

"Slumdog Millionaire" wins pre-Oscar award

"Slumdog Millionaire" won best film in New York from the National Board of Review of Motion Pictures, one of the indicators of favorites for the Academy Awards in February.

The plot revolves around a young man from the slums of Mumbai who enters a game show to attract his love interest's attention.

The Fox Searchlight film is directed by Danny Boyle and stars Dev Patel and Freida Pinto.

Official trailer for Slumdog Millionaire

Inside Slumdog: Up close with Dev Patel

Director Danny Boyle on destiny in Slumdog Millionaire

BBC News

'Slumdog Millionaire' gets pre-Oscars award
AFP - 56 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AFP) — "Slumdog Millionaire" won Oscars momentum Thursday with a best film award in New York from the National Board of Review. ...
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