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Life Of Pi Film Review


Life of Pi is an Adventure / Drama movie that was directed by "Ang Lee". The film was released in 2012 in USA. Life of Pi won many awards including Academy Awards. The screenplay was written by "David Magee". Ang lee is a Taiwanese filmmaker who has won many awards for his films. Some of his well known movies are "Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon, Lust Caution, Brokeback Mountain, The Candidate, The Wedding Banquet, Gemini Man, Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk, Taking Woodstock, Sense and Sensibility, The Hire, Ride With The Devil, The Ice Storm, Eat Drink Man Woman, Pushing hands, Fine Line" and many other films.


A young man survives from a disaster at the sea and hurtled into a major epic adventure of discovering. While surviving in a boat he forms an unexpected connection with the tiger who was survived from the disaster.

Cinematography, Lighting and Editing 

The cinematographer of the movie is "Claudio Miranda" who has won more than 20 awards including Academy Awards. He has nominated for more 20 awards for his films. Some of his well known work are "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, Oblivion, The Game, 7 Deaths of Maria Callas, The Circle, Only The Brave, The Dig, Legacy, Tommorowland : A World Beyond, Help, Tron : Legacy, Mobb Deep : Life of the infamous...The Videos, Failure to Launch, Billy Talent : Red Flag, A Thousand Roads, Beer Run, The Angel Of Chilside Road, Mute, Tell Me Who Ruby Was, Beyonće Feat. Sean  Paul : Baby boy, Backstreet boys : More Than That, Foxy Brown : B.K Anthem" and many more.

The gaffer of the movie is "John Lewin" who is a well known gaffer in the industry. Some of his well known work are "The Fountain, Death Race, X - Men : Apocalypse, 300, Blue Mountain State, The Child Prodigy, Outbreak : Anatomy of a Plague, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, Afterwards, The Terrorist Next Door" and many other films.

The editor of the movie is "Tim Squyres" who is an award winning editor. He was nominated for more than 20 awards including Academy Awards. Some of his well known movies are "Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon, Unbroken, Gosford Park, Medium, Gemini Man, The Red Sea Diving Resort, Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk" and many other films.

Acting and Casting

The top billed cast of the movie is "Suraj Sharma, Irfan Khan, Adil Hussain, Tabu, Ayush Tandon, Gautam Belur, Ayaan Khan, Rafe Spall, James Saito, Jun Naito" and many other well known professional actors. And the acting performances were so real in the movie, that the audience can easily engage with the movie.

The Casting directors of the movie is "Rajbir Singh Anand and Avy Kaufman" who were the directors that casted the actors in two different countries (Indian and USA). Some of their well known movies are "Ek Tha Tiger, Zero Dark Thirty, Dhoom 3, Special Chabbis, Jobs, Walkaway, A Mighty Heart, Tere Liye Bro, The Hundred - Foot Journey, Jab Tak Hai Jaan, Eat Pray Love / Brokeback Mountain, Zathura : A Space Adventure, Suspiria, Syriana, Alive From off Center, Touched With Fire, Wanderland, Growing up and other Lies, Someday This Pain will be useful For You, Let Him Go, Shadowplay, Good Joe Bell" and many other films.