Hotel Mumbai

Hotel Mumbai
Hotel Mumbai
  • R
  • 2h 4m
  • 2019
Certified Fresh77%
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A true story of humanity and heroism, Hotel Mumbai vividly recounts the 2008 siege of the famed Taj Hotel by a group of terrorists in Mumbai, India. Among the dedicated hotel staff is the renowned chef Hemant Oberoi (Anupam Kher) and a waiter (Academy Award nominee Dev Patel, Slumdog Millionaire) who choose to risk their lives to protect their guests. As the world watches on, a desperate couple (Armie Hammer, Call Me By Your Name and Nazanin Boniadi, "Homeland") is forced to make unthinkable sacrifices to protect their newborn child. Critics are hailing this film is "intense, hair-raising, and deeply humane… a suspenseful achievement" (New York Observer).
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Certified Fresh77%
Critics Consensus: Its depiction of real-life horror will strike some as exploitative, but Hotel Mumbai remains a well-made dramatization of tragic events.
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Common Sense Media

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Common Sense Says
Uneasy, brutally violent mix of thriller, real-life tragedy.

What Parents Need to Know

Parents need to know that Hotel Mumbai is a thriller based on a real-life terrorist attack on India's Taj Mahal Palace Hotel in 2008. Violence is brutal, graphic, and horrifying: There's constant shooting and killing, blood and gore, dead bodies, screams of pain, and grenades and explosions. Language includes several uses of "f--k," "s--t," "a--hole," and more. Sex isn't really an issue, but a married couple kisses, and there's some sex-related dialogue in a couple of scenes. A bit of drinking is shown, both socially in a restaurant and to pass the time while hiding (it's mostly expensive bottles of liquor). While the film can be gripping, it's also overlong and has an uneasy feel, since it mixes "popcorn thriller" elements with a real-life atrocity. Dev Patel and Armie Hammer co-star.

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Additional Info

  • Genre:Drama, Thriller
  • Release Date:March 22, 2019
  • Languages:English
  • Captions:English, Spanish
  • Audio Format:
    5.1
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