Born Into Brothels (2005) It documents the lives of eight boys and girls in Calcutta who were born to prostitutes and have been raised with the expectation they'll continue… 2005-01-28 R PT85M Documentary THINKFilm
Movie Review

Born Into Brothels (2005)

MPAA Rating: R
EW's GRADE
C

Details Limited Release: Jan 28, 2005; Rated: R; Length: 85 Minutes; Genre: Documentary; Distributor: THINKFilm

It documents the lives of eight boys and girls in Calcutta who were born to prostitutes and have been raised with the expectation they'll continue in that soul-killing trade. Unfortunately, the film angelicizes the children more than it illuminates them.

Originally posted Feb 07, 2005 Published in issue #806 Feb 11, 2005 Order article reprints