5.8/10
1,214
16 user 25 critic

Delhi Safari (2012)

Trailer
2:53 | Trailer

Watch Now

From $2.99 on Amazon Video

A group of animals plan a trip to Delhi in order to ask the parliament why the forest they live in is on the verge of destruction.

Director:

(as Nikhil Advani)

Writers:

(screenplay) (as Nikhil Advani), (story) (as Nikhil Advani) | 5 more credits »
1 win. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

A common man is financially taken advantage of by corrupt government officials in this political satire.

Director: Rumi Jaffery
Stars: Mohit Baghet, Sahaj Bhadoria, Mugdha Godse
D-Day I (2013)
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A team of experts dispatched to bring in The Most Wanted Man in India almost achieves the unthinkable ... until something goes horribly wrong.

Director: Nikkhil Advani
Stars: Irrfan Khan, Rishi Kapoor, Arjun Rampal
War | Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Major Ranvir Kaul (Amitabh Bachchan) is a POW who was captured along with over 30 soldiers by Pakistani soldiers in 1971 during the war between India and Pakistan. 33 years later Ranvir's ... See full summary »

Director: Milan Luthria
Stars: Amitabh Bachchan, Sanjay Dutt, Akshaye Khanna
Tum Mile (2009)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

Two former lovers experience life-threatening floods in Mumbai.

Director: Kunal Deshmukh
Stars: Mantra, Prerna Chawla, Emraan Hashmi
Naqaab (2007)
Crime | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

After Sophia D'Costa is stalked and attacked in Goa by Rakesh, she decides to re-locate to Dubai. Here she rents a room in a villa near Jumeirah Beach, owned by wealthy Karan Oberoi. Six ... See full summary »

Directors: Abbas Alibhai Burmawalla, Mastan Alibhai Burmawalla
Stars: Bobby Deol, Akshaye Khanna, Urvashi Sharma
Short | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Director: Nikkhil Advani
Stars: Ananya Banerjee, Prabuddh Dyma, Gautmik
Happy Ending (2014)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

A confused writer goes on the search of inspiration for his next story and falls in love with a best seller author who doesn't believe in love.

Directors: Krishna D.K., Raj Nidimoru
Stars: Saif Ali Khan, Ileana, Kalki Koechlin
Aurangzeb (2013)
Action | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A cop goes undercover into a gangster's family as his son. This sets in place a chain reaction of complications and increasingly uncontrollable events.

Director: Atul Sabharwal
Stars: Arjun Kapoor, Sasha Aagha, Prithviraj Sukumaran
Safari (2009)
Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

Tour organizer, Richard Dacier, bites off more than he can chew when he loses at poker to the South African mob. Coming face to face with Africa's cruellest Godfather, Mr. Charles, he is ... See full summary »

Director: Olivier Baroux
Stars: Kad Merad, Lionel Abelanski, Valérie Benguigui
Action | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Two stepbrothers who loathe each other have to work together to avoid being framed for terrorist activities.

Director: Milan Luthria
Stars: Ajay Devgn, Saif Ali Khan, Manisha Koirala
Comedy | Drama | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A ghost returns back from his world to prove something. But on earth, he has something more to do for his country.

Director: Nitesh Tiwari
Stars: Amitabh Bachchan, Boman Irani, Parth Bhalerao
Salaam-E-Ishq (2007)
Comedy | Drama | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Six couples in love must face different problems caused by love itself. Do they resolve their issues and face life anew, or do they succumb under pressure ?

Director: Nikkhil Advani
Stars: Salman Khan, Priyanka Chopra, Anil Kapoor
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Sultan / Bee Commander (voice)
...
Pigeon (voice)
...
Tiger (voice)
...
Yuvi (voice)
...
Begum (voice)
...
Bagga (voice)
...
Male Flamingo / Hyena Cook (voice)
...
Alex the Parrot (voice)
...
Female Flamingo (voice)
...
Man in Shades (voice)
...
Bat (voice)
...
Hyena #2 (voice)
...
Bajrangi (voice)
...
Bajrangi (voice)
...
Bharela / Marela (voice)
Edit

Storyline

Delhi Safari is the story of a journey undertaken by a cub leopard, his mother, a monkey, a bear and a parrot when the forest they live in is on the verge of destruction. A man is on the run to destroy the forest in order to erect a balcony. These five animals plan to go to Delhi and ask the parliament some very simple yet pertinent questions - why has man become the most dangerous animal? Doesn't man understand that if the forests and the animals don't exist, man will cease to exist? Written by SocioSquare

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Animation

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for violence and menacing action, rude humor, suggestive content and thematic elements | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

|

Release Date:

7 December 2012 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Ab Dilli Door Nahin  »

Box Office

Budget:

$15,000,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Delhi Safari had been granted exemption from entertainment tax in the Indian states of Maharashtra and Delhi. See more »

Goofs

When the song "Aao Re Pardesi" starts, it is sunset. But a few seconds after we hear the female flamingo start singing, it is suddenly nighttime. See more »

Connections

References The Wizard of Oz (1939) See more »

Soundtracks

To Forgive...To Forget
Sung By Vanessa Williams
John Fluker
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
meh
18 May 2014 | by (Toronto) – See all my reviews

what can i say about it? meh. it wasn't great but it wasn't atrocious either. it was just... okay. the story's about a group of animals whose home (the jungle) gets destroyed by humans with bulldozers to make way for a some-kinda resort or a hotel. so the animals set on a journey to the big city to ask the humans why are they destroying the jungle. and when i heard of that, i was like "this sounds really generic". and it was generic, but i can't deny that it did have its great moments. and some of the characters were likable and relevant so there's that. but honestly, even though i did enjoy it, "Delhi Safari" still wasn't that good. the story's nothing new, we seen it done over and over again. and it really plays on that by-the-numbers scenario in which it gets annoying. well for most of the time, it does. and even though i did admit there were likable characters, most of them felt just really bland, so you don't really care about them that much. watching "Delhi Safari", i was pretty much like "i seen better characters than these before". like in "Alpha and Omega", where the movie kept me smiling and happy, it doesn't play by-the-numbers, it had better animation, a great message and i loved every character in it. here, it's not the same thing. "Delhi Safari" obviously has weaker animation than "Alpha and Omega" (and "Alpha and Omega" was co-produced in India too, despite being almost entirely American). like the movements seemed rough, the characters designs weren't that great and the backgrounds were a big meh. and it wasn't really funny either. i mean, it had jokes that did made chuckle (there's only 2 jokes in the whole movie that made me laugh), but chuckle alone isn't enough to make your movie funny. so, with that being said: "Delhi Safari" did have good moments in it, it did have some good/relevant characters, the voice acting was good and some of the animation and cinematography looked nice and pretty, but honestly that's not enough. most of the time, the animation was stiff, the other characters were bland and forced, it was pretty predictable, the we've- seen-it-before story plays by-the-numbers which gets annoying and there wasn't much of a climax here, cause once you think it's gonna get better by the end... no, it just ends like that, abruptly. that really kinda ruined the movie. i did enjoy it and i respect the fact that India actually tried to give us something at least enjoyable (they did), but they should've worked on this movie even more.

5/10


1 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
I would like to see this film DianneBellmont
Not india's first 3D animation vishnumanu
another humans are monsters movie dream79
Discuss Delhi Safari (2012) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?