Lion (PG-13) 120 minutes

LION -(PG-13)--Based on a true story, in 1986, a five-year-old child in India, Saroo, from a poor but happy rural family, becomes lost on a trip with his brother. Alone and trapped in an empty passenger train that takes him 1500 miles to Calcutta. In an alien urban environment and too young to identify either himself or his home to the authorities, he lives as a street child until he is sent to an orphanage. Saroo is selected to be adopted by the Brierleys (Nicole Kidman and David Wenham) in Tasmania, where he grows up in a loving, prosperous home. However, for all his happiness, Saroo (Dev Patel) finds himself plagued by his memories of his lost family. Trying to search for them and yet to hide this quest from his adoptive parents and his girlfriend (Rooney Mara), he finally realizes not only the answers he needs, but also the steadfast love that he has always had with all his loved ones in both worlds.