Released Date
October 12, 2016
Distributor
The Weinstein Company
Genre
Drama
Rating
PG-13
Budget
$12,000,000
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$51,738,905 + $89,114,905 = $140,853,810
54

Nicole Kidman

as Sue Brierley

36

Rooney Mara

as Lucy

31

Dev Patel

as Saroo Brierley

56

David Wenham

as John Brierley

About Lion

A five-year-old Indian boy is adopted by an Australian couple after getting lost hundreds of kilometers from home. 25 years later, he sets out to find his lost family.

About

An Indian man, Saroo Brierley, who was separated from his family when he was young tries to locate his kin 25 years later. The movie is based off a true story.

Trivia

The film is based off the memoir titled A Long Way Home by Saroo Brierley. The film was nominated for six Academy Awards.