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Aashayein (2010)

Not Rated | | Drama | 27 August 2010 (USA)
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Rahul Sharma / Bhaskar Suryanarayan
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Padma / Bangal Alavelu Padmavati
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G. Parthasarthi
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Madhu
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Sister Grace
Ashwin Chitale ...
Govinda
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Nafisa
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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
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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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living while dying!
1 August 2015 | by See all my reviews

Movie seems to be a low budget movie.But i like the fact that there are no villains in this movies, at least physically. This movies is a great example to show how much fragile life is. Here 'Indy' get struck by fortune and disaster at the same time.

Whole movie is an emotional roller coaster while the main character struggles through his own illness and also struggle to cope with the deaths of his fellow mates. Movie has a good ending which make the audience think about life in a different prospective.

For me character 'Padma' was the main attraction where she enlighten the sad mood in the movie with her stubborn and obnoxious behavior.

I think everyone should watch this movies to understand life on prospective of people who already try to live while they are obviously dying. thank you!


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