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Not Rated  |   |  Action, Crime, Drama  |  8 February 2013 (USA)
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The lives of three different men named David are about to take a step which is going to change their lives forever.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
'Chiyaan' Vikram ...
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David (Hindi Version only)
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Frenny
Isha Sharvani ...
Roma
Lara Dutta ...
Gayathri / Neelam
Sheetal Menon
Nishan ...
Peter
Prahlad Kakkar
Remo Fernandes
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Father Noyal
Rubi Chakravarthy
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Noor
Milind Soman ...
Gangster
Rohini Hattangadi ...
Malati Tai
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Storyline

The story is about two Davids. David (Vikram) is a 30 year old fisherman living in Goa. David who is a carefree drunkard getting involved in pub fights and other unwanted activities falls for his friends deaf and mute fiancé Roma (Isha Sharvani). Meanwhile, the other David (Jiiva), is a 19 year old guitarist living in Mumbai. He hates his dad Father Noel (Nassar) for his philanthropist attitude. Meanwhile, an MLA attacks his dad and beats him up mercilessly with a group of people accusing that Noel is trying to convert everyone into Christianity. David learns that it was for the purpose of cheap publicity and he goes on trying to reach her. The two Davids are about to take a decision which will change their lives forever. Written by Reliance Entertainment

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The entire portion of the character David, played by Vikram was shot in Hindi and dubbed into Tamil, even though he is a Tamil actor. See more »

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Some outdoor portions of the 1999 story have vehicles like Toyota Qualis, Honda Activa that were not launched before 2000 See more »

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References Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak (1988) See more »

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Please grow up Indian viewers!!!!!
16 April 2013 | by (Peshawar, Pakistan) – See all my reviews

It happens rarely... But whenever I watch movies like 'David' I always think that Bollywood would never improve artistically. Reason why? Well it's simple and sad to see movies like Dabangg & Ek tha Tiger or Race 2 performing on box office, while movies like David even don't get a screening in popular cineplexes. What an irony of this industry!! What a sad part!! I just finished watching David at my home theater and I am thinking to myself what if I have watched it on a big screen? It still feels great but it would have been greater. I hardly write reviews and in fact rarely on Bollywood movies as I don't follow it much now but this movie made me to right away visit here and write an honest opinion. I wanted to personally thank Bejoy Nambiar and his team as well as the whole cast for making such a masterpiece. This movie is by any standard not less then a Hollywood show, be it the story itself, the narration and twists, the acting and the most important thing of all, the Artistry of camera and lights. Honestly I haven't experienced such shots and takes in a Bollywood film before (Yeah may be a very few!). All the three stories were amazing but I would give a five star to the 1975 portion. Niel is always my fav actor due to his selection of characters and movies and he yet again did true justice to his role as a macho man. Each detail was perfect in there, it's whole environment, the sets, dresses, cars and above all how intelligently the black & white color! wow!! It gave me a true feeling of 70's.

Seriously guys, I don't have words to explain it, may be I can't find those words but I would only tell you that if you miss this movie, you are gonna miss a wonderful journey through time and artistry. I can understand that David may not impress the masses of Indian cinema but I am also sure that many deserving audience has already missed this flick due it's lack of presence in the theaters and marketing. This is a must watch for them all.

There's one more beautiful thing about this movie. It's 'Message'!! The climax is so amazing that it would leave you thinking on your seats for some time in silence and remind you of your own life decisions and errors that we make. How beautifully done Mr. Bejoy.. Thank you so much for that.. Thank you!


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