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Sachin A Billion Dreams Movie Review

This is story of a little boy who has great dreams and aspirations. The films follows his path of becoming known as the, “god of Cricket”. Sachin Tendulkar is one of the most adored athlete in India. Many people look up to him. His fans celebrate with him the journey of how far he has come in life and in sport.

Sachin Tendulkar was not only the subject of the film but starred in it as well.

The story begins when Sachin was a little boy. He and his community were watching the crickets playoffs. India had won the 1983 World Cup. From the day, everything had changed. He could see himself holding the World Cup and being champion. He became obsessed the sport. He begin to play with the local boys. Then, he began to have more formal coaching. The coaches had begun to recognize right away that Sachin had a great gift at the sport.

However, it wasn’t all positive there was rumors that some of the matches had been fixed. This throught the sporting community into a rage.

Things eventually got better in the sport. The community started up their passion for the sport and for their favorite player, Sachin.

For him cricket was almost like a religion. Which, is fitting as he has been called the “god of Cricket.”


The director James Erskine also lent his talents to the screenwriting for the film. Erskine is an Emmy Nominated director and much celebrated in the film industry.


Music for the film is by A.R. Rahman. He comes from a musical family. He is a prominent composer in India. He has received many awards for his works. He has been awarded with one of the most notable awards two Oscars. He has also seventy-five other wins and over seventy nominations.

Some of the films are very well known Hollywood films. These films have had much critical success. The films include Slumdog Millionaire, 127 hours, and most recently The Hundred Foot Journey. He is a much in demand arranger, composer, and musician.


The movie is one of most anticipated films for spring. Since, it’s about one of the most celebrated athletes in India’s sporting history. The film will bring in big audiences and a lot of money. The audiences will be able to share in the film watching at a greater level due to the languages it’s presented in. The film will be available in Hindi, Marathi, English, Tamil, and Telegu.


This movie is part documentary, part drama and all heart. You cheer and cry along with Sachin on his road to success.

Film Details:

Genre: Bollywood, Hindi, Drama, Biographical Movie, Documentary

Cast: Mayuresh Pem, Sachin Tendulkar, Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Virender Sehwag

Director:    James Erskine

Writer/Screenplay: Siva Ananth, James Erskine, Sandeep Srivastava, and Ajit Bhure

Producers: Ravi Bhagchandka, Sanjay Mehta, Mehjabeen Raja, Bhasi Shrikant

Production Company: 200 Not Out and Carnival Motion Pictures

Release Date: May 26th, 2017


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Rebecca Downard
I will write movie reviews from the most recent Hollywood, Kollywood, and Bollywood movies, as well as reviews from other movies that I think are good.

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