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Aashayein (2010)

 -  Comedy | Drama  -  27 August 2010 (USA)
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Rahul Sharma / Bhaskar Suryanarayan
Anaitha Nair ...
Padma / Bangal Alavelu Padmavati
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G. Parthasarthi
Farida Jalal ...
Madhu
Prateeksha Lonkar ...
Sister Grace
Ashwin Chitale ...
Govinda
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Nafisa
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Vipin Bhali ...
Hassan
Poonam Chitale ...
Govinda's Mother
Arjun Dhanraj ...
Molotov Cocktail Band
Keshav Dhanraj ...
Molotov Cocktail Band
Elahe Hiptoola ...
Dale
Vikram Inamdar ...
Xavier
Dixita Jain ...
Girl on Street
Nagesh Kukunoor ...
Rao
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Aashayein is the story of Rahul (John Abraham), a gambler. He collapses down just after his long-time girlfriend Nafisa(Sonal Sehgal) accepts his marriage proposal. Later, on medical check-up, it is revealed that Rahul has got Lung Cancer, presumably by his smoking habits, and that he has got only 3 more months to live. Written by FunMelaMastiDOTcom

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Prepare for life

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The film's title is inspired by the song "Aashayein" from Nagesh Kukunoor's film Iqbal (2005). See more »

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Well made flick . though could have been better .
30 July 2011 | by (India) – See all my reviews

Watched Aashayein (2010) movie today .. Directed by Nagesh Kukunoor . Worth a watch .. though boring few times ... The movie still sends a strong message of living life with a meaning . And the music also is awesome . All the supporting actors play their parts very well . So credit also goes to them for a good performance .

Acting by John Abraham is really good . Loved the music . Background score is decent . But Anaitha Nair , who portrays Padma steals the show . A really good performance by her . All in all a decent family entertainer . But the magic that Nagesh created through Iqbal is certainly missing . So 9/10 for the movie ....


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