Life of Pi,
Star Movies, 1 pm
Cast: Suraj Sharma,
Irfan Khan (Drama)
The movie centres on Pi Patel (Suraj Sharma), the son of a zoo keeper. Residents of Pondicherry, the family decides to move to Canada, hitching a ride on a freighter. After a shipwreck, Pi finds himself adrift in the Pacific Ocean on a lifeboat with a zebra, a hyena and a Bengal tiger. M Night Shyamalan was attached to direct.
Sony Pix, 1 pm
Cast: Daniel Craig, Javier Bardem (Action)
The movie begins with a protracted chase by car and train in Turkey which ends with James Bond (Daniel Craig) failing to retrieve a list of MI6’s special agents around the world. He falls into a river, presumed to be dead. Few months later, MI6’s servers are breached and the office is attacked, killing a number of employees. Bond, having used his supposed death to retire, learns of the attack and returns to London. It earned $1.1 billion worldwide, and is the highest-grossing film for Sony Pictures.