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Well-acted and beautifully made, The White Tiger distills the strengths of its source material into a grimly compelling drama. Read critic reviews

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His characters choices can be difficult to digest, but Adarsh Gourav is great in this smart, socially conscious satire, which realistically blurs the lines between good and evil. Read audience reviews

3 1/2 Minutes, Ten Bullets

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Balram Halwai (Adarsh Gourav) narrates his epic and darkly humorous rise from poor villager to successful entrepreneur in modern India. Cunning and ambitious, our young hero jockeys his way into becoming a driver for Ashok (Rajkummar Rao) and Pinky (Priyanka Chopra-Jonas), who have just returned from America. Society has trained Balram to be one thing -- a servant -- so he makes himself indispensable to his rich masters. But after a night of betrayal, he realizes the corrupt lengths they will go to trap him and save themselves. On the verge of losing everything, Balram rebels against a rigged and unequal system to rise up and become a new kind of master. Based on the New York Times bestseller and 2008 Man Booker Prize-winning novel.

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    R (Language|Violence|Sexual Material)

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    Drama

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  • Production Co:

    Lava Media, Netflix

  • Aspect Ratio:

    Scope (2.35:1)

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