This movie called The White Tiger is a 2021 American drama film directed by Ramin Bahrani
with Adarsh Gourav in his first leading role.
Film has bollywood star power of Rajkummar Rao and Priyanka Chopra. Movie is being shown on NETFLIX
Priyanka Chopra is also the one of the film’s executive producers, along with Prem Akkaraju, Ava DuVernay and Ken Kamins
Film is the adaptation of Aravind Adiga‘s 2008 novel of the same name, the story being about Balram, who was brought into a rustic upbringing, was forced to drop out of school even before he had started learning. But he had a dream, to break free from the hands of poverty, to unlearn servitude and how not to get sucked into feudalism. He uses his wit and cunning ways to escape from poverty and rise to the top
facts about The White Tiger Movie
Adiga had decided it to adapt into a film in late 2010, with the rights being sold to producer Mukul Deora But the film was never made till Priyanka and others stepped in.
Film is shot mainly in and around Delhi .The principal shoot of the film began on October 2019,
Producer Mukul Deora, had the rights for the adaptation of 2008 novel The White Tiger, which is about “an extraordinary journey of a self-made man from a tea-shop worker in a village to a successful entrepreneur in a big city
On review aggregator Rotten Tomatoes, the film holds an approval rating of 92% based on 137 reviews, with an average rating of 7.5/10 .The website’s critics consensus reads: “Well-acted and beautifully made, The White Tiger distills the strengths of its source material into a grimly compelling drama.
The Wall Street Journal called the film “funny and ferocious” and described it as “a zestful epic blessed with rapier wit, casually dazzling dialogue, gorgeous cinematography and, at the center of it all, a sensational star turn by […] Adarsh Gourav