An ordinary man lives in a world where free will doesn't exist. The lives and destinies of every human being are scripted by scribes in Heaven. One day, his writer quits, leaving him to go about his day unscripted.
In the farthest corner of the world, an immigrant Indian shopkeeper struggles to establish a new life and to prove to his homesick wife that his love for her is as great as the love that built the Taj Mahal.
Based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, the film takes place in 1930s New York and is about two young cousins who create a comic book superhero named The Escapist, who "roams the globe, ... See full summary »