Slumdog Millionaire

Posted by BBCAA on Apr. 20, 2009

The novel that inspired the award-winning film Slumdog Millionaire! A small prison cell in India holds an 18-year-old penniless waiter from a Mumbai slum. But Ram Mohammad Thomas isnt a criminal. He is under arrest for correctly answering 12 tricky trivia questions on the show Who Will Win a Billion? Reluctant to part with the jackpot of one billion rupees, the shows directors bribe the police to arrest Ram, accusing him of cheating--for how else could a poor, uneducated orphan know so much?

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