Dev Patel tugs at our collective heartstrings in the trailer for the upcoming Lion, a movie based off of the riveting memoir Long Way Home by Saroo Brierely. The story follows a young Saroo, who becomes separated from his older brother at a train station. Saroo, while searching for his brother, gets locked inside a train car that would end up taking him close to 1,000 miles away from his family.
Dev Patel plays an older Saroo, whom after being adopted by an Australian family, is driven to find his original family, taking on the impossible task of tracing his train ride throughout India.
These kind of stories really speak to the power of family, and the invisible ties that bind them. Follow Saroo on his journey back home in theaters Nov. 25th.
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