The lives of four people intersect in Mumbai: a washer-man who wants to become an actor, a banker-turned-photographer, a painter looking for inspiration, and a newly-married immigrant who journals her experiences on home video.
[THIS PLOT SUMMARY CONTAINS SPOILERS] Shortly after 1800 hours, 11 July 2006, Mumbai was shattered by seven bomb blasts on Western Railway stations: Matunga, Mahim, Khar, Bandra, Jogeshwari... See full summary »
The lives of 4 different people in the city of Mumbai get entwined by fate and luck; Shai - an investment banker with a penchant for photography, Arun - a lonely painter, Munna - the "dhobi" who aspires to become an actor and Yasmin - making a video in her camcorder for her brother, who hasn't been to Mumbai before. The film follows how their lives are changed by the presence of one another. Will it be for better or for worse? Written by
Aamir Khan, who is known to have played characters that are almost half his actual age (including a college student in Rang De Basanti and 3 Idiots) plays a character closer to his actual age, with graying hair, in this movie. See more »
Beautifully intricate direction of the most intelligent tribute to Muslim mumbai.
The film is a blessing. It truly focuses how muslims run this city right from washing clothes to the artistic beauties. It also shows the plight of Muslim women who come to mumbai and learn about the dirty things like adultery.
Aamir mia tumhara to jawab nahi. Superb acting. Also, Kiran Rao has done a really great work here. I was left wanting for more. The whole was just so touching as it is close to the heart.
I hope you make more such movies, keeping in focus the Muslim community.
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