Cardiac surgeon Mo (39) -short for Monique- has only one focus in life: her medical career. Everything else is of secondary importance. Where should she, for example, find enough time to ... See full summary »
Eva van de Wijdeven
A gripping 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.Written by
I have just visited the local Mosque to show support for Muslims after the horrendous attack in New Zealand.
Then I saw this film! Wow. Powerful, frightening and a testament to the terrible times we live in. I was gripped from beginning to end.
A film that lays bare the terrible things people will do in the name of Allah, or white supremacy or what ever extreme view they follow.
A must see, but it is gruelling.
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