Director: Danny Boyle Loveleen Tandan
Stars: Dev Patel, Freida Pinto
Studio: Fox Searchlight Pictures
The Plot: The story of how impoverished Indian teen Jamal Malik (Patel) became a contestant on the Hindi version of "Who Wants to be A Millionaire?" -- an endeavor made without prize money in mind, rather, an effort to prove his love for his friend Latika (Pinto), who is an ardent fan of the show.