"Born in the hour of India's freedom. Handcuffed to history." In Theaters - November 2nd 2012.
Midnight's Children is an epic film from Oscar-nominated director Deepa Mehta (director the Elements trilogy including <i>Water</i>), based on the Booker Prize winning novel by Salman Rushdie. At the stroke of midnight on August 15, 1947, as India proclaims independence from Great Britain, two newborn babies are switched by a nurse in a Bombay hospital. Saleem Sinai, the illegitimate son of a poor woman, and Shiva...