Amrita Rao at the Premiere of "Life of Pi"

Amrita Rao at the Premiere of "Life of Pi".

Based on the best-selling novel by Yann Martel, is a magical adventure story centering on Pi Patel, the precocious son of a zoo keeper. Dwellers in Pondicherry, India, the family decides to move to Canada, hitching a ride on a huge freighter. After a shipwreck, Pi finds himself adrift in the Pacific Ocean on a 26-foot lifeboat with a zebra, a hyena, an orangutan and a 450-pound Bengal tiger named Richard Parker, all fighting for survival.

Starring Suraj Sharma as Pi, with support from Irrfan Khan, Tobey Maguire and Tabu "Life of Pi" is out in theaters on Nov. 21.