But he threw himself into the film with passion and Lee credits him with making the sea, and Pis journey, authentic and believable. On the one hand, Martel spends a few hundred pages developing the first story and about seven on the second. What greater challenge can there be than trapped with a ferocious tiger? The other story, where humans are reduced primal terror, could lead only to a brutally shattered life. To help them understand Pis journey, in 2009 Lee and film scriptwriter David McGee tracked Steve down to his home in Maine, USA, and listened in awe to his experiences. There are actually some proofs to this : when seeing the movie, didn't you wonder how come the tiger didn't come out of the covered bit earlier? I know there are people who like to believe the animal story. But I spent the next two-and-a-half months living like an aquatic caveman.
The human story in t he film as proof that he was uncomfortable facing the true horror of his experience. At the start of the movie, the main character (as a boy) is intrigued by ideas fro m multiple religions, but his father says everyone must choose. What does the ending mean in Life of Pi book, meaning of the ending. (He belie ves they want a a story they already know.
Of course, that is purely speculation - since, again, Pi does not elaborate on the more grounded human story beyond the revelation that he was alone on the lifeboat. By sheer chance Steve also had a spear he had bought in the Canaries and rolled up in his write an essay about apology raft. He links storytelling with faith. After both stories have been shared, Pi leaves it up to the viewer (or reader) to decide which version they "prefer.". He took revenge and did desperate things in a desperate situation. Facing the final question, it can be easy to forget that, from the outset, The Writer character was promised a story that would make him believe in God. They called me the Real Pi but Pi was Spiderman-at-sea compared. We're not going to tell you which story to believe. There are no right or wrong answers - just an opportunity for introspection. For this reason, this rare film adaptation is actually more entertaining than the book. Now, heres the masterstroke of Lee decided to embrace 3D, even after a relatively fruitless foray into special effects with.