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.
The gripping true story of the attack on the Taj Hotel
See more »
Did You Know?
David Coleman Headley, who was an American terrorist of Pakistani descent, is not mentioned in the movie. Director Anthony Maras has said that the film is told through the perspective of guests and stuff as the attacks are unfolding, when details as to its planning were not known. The film's end text specifically mentions the role of Pakistan. See more
References The Attacks of 26/11