MovieBytes: “Life of Pi”


“A story that will make you believe in God,” is how one character describes the events that take place in “Life of Pi”, the latest film from Ang Lee. Life of Pi has been regraded as one of the most anticipated movies of 2012. And now, the said movie is creating noise in the Philipines Cyber-world.

Adapted from the best-selling novel of the same name by Yann Martel, “Life of Pi” tells the story of Piscine “Pi” Patel, a young boy growing up in Pondicherry, India on the grounds of a public zoo that his father operates for the local government.

From the outset, Pi is shown to be precocious, inquisitive boy , living an the idyllic life until the day his father makes the announcement that the family relocating to Canada. Now sixteen, Pi does not ¬†take the news well, but nevertheless complies with his father’s wishes.

The decision became the avenue for him to discover a life full of adventure, hope, triumph and meaning. After all, he realized that his life is a story no one can ever tell but him.

We decided whether we will let or life be drenched in sorrow, or live it to the fullest. Pi believes in this, thus he manage to overcome life’s hurdles and downfall.

You may be asking why there is a tiger on the boat ¬†with Pi, it’s for you to find out. Watch it and be inspired