A young man who survives a disaster at sea is hurtled into an epic journey of adventure and discovery. While cast away, he forms an unexpected connection with another survivor: a fearsome Bengal tiger.
Life of Pi is a 2012 adventure drama film directed by Ang Lee, based on the novel of the same name by Yann Martel. The movie tells the story of a young man named Pi who survives a shipwreck and finds himself stranded on a lifeboat in the middle of the Pacific Ocean with a Bengal tiger named Richard Parker.
The film explores themes of spirituality, survival, and the power of storytelling, as Pi struggles to survive both physically and mentally in the harsh conditions of the open sea. Along the way, he learns to coexist with the tiger and draws on his faith in God to find hope and strength to endure.
The movie received critical acclaim for its stunning visual effects and its emotional storytelling. It won four Academy Awards, including Best Director for Ang Lee, and grossed over $600 million worldwide.