The idea of Life of Pi being transformed from best-selling book to film is inconceivable for those who have read it. But thanks to sensitive CGI Ang Lee’s adaptation achieves an admirable sense of wonder. Yann Martel’s 2001 novel won the Man Booker Prize and sold over 7 million copies, over a decade later this exceptional 3D film will wow a new audience. The tall tale, about Pi, a shipwrecked teenager stranded on a lifeboat with a Bengal tiger, is part survival story, part fable - man vs nature with a spin that even kids will understand. After 227 days out at sea alone, will Pi and his tiger (who goes by the name of Richard Parker) survive…?