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Udaan (2010)

Not Rated | | Drama | 16 July 2010 (India)
Expelled from his school, a 16-year old boy returns home to his abusive and oppressive father.
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Rajat Barmecha ... Rohan Singh
Sanjay Gandhi Sanjay Gandhi ... Rathod
Ronit Roy ... Bhairav Singh
Manjot Singh ... Maninder Singh
Ram Kapoor ... Jimmy Singh
Raja Hudda Raja Hudda ... Vikram
Varun Khettry Varun Khettry ... Benoy
Shashi Sharma Shashi Sharma ... Rathod's Girlfriend
Khushkeran Singh Sandhu Khushkeran Singh Sandhu ... Punished Boy
Jayanta Das Jayanta Das ... Principal
Akantuk Sharma Akantuk Sharma ... Boy Carrying Trunk
Sahil Sahota Sahil Sahota ... Boy Carrying Trunk
Aayan Boradia Aayan Boradia ... Arjun Singh
Sonia Raisurana Sonia Raisurana ... Rashmi Singh
Mohammad Nizam Mohammad Nizam ... Mr. Rao (as MD Nizam)
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Storyline

After being abandoned for eight straight years in boarding school, Rohan returns to the small industrial town of Jamshedpur and finds himself closeted with an authoritarian father and a younger half brother who he didn't even know existed. Forced to work in his father's steel factory and study engineering against his wishes, he strives to forge his own life out of his given circumstances and pursue his dream of being a writer. Written by Anonymous

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Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

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Official Sites:

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Country:

India

Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

16 July 2010 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

Flight See more »

Filming Locations:

Jamshedpur, Jharkhand, India See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$2,715, 18 July 2010, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$7,461, 1 August 2010
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital EX

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Bhairav Singh's house number is 126. Coincidentally, producer Sanjay Singh's father's house number was also 126. See more »

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Referenced in Udaan Recreated (2013) See more »

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Motumaster Gas Ka Plastar
Written by Amitabh Bhattacharya
Composed by Amit Trivedi
Performed by Raman Mahadevan, Amitabh Bhattacharya, Bonnie Chakraborty,
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Just Go And Grab Your Seat
16 July 2010 | by ninad_th87See all my reviews

Film: 'Udaan'; Director: Vikramaditya Motwane; Cast: Rajat Barmecha, Ronit Roy, Aayan Boradia, Ram Kapoor; Rating: **********

This movie is definitely a very good offering from Indian Cinema. Movie deals with a ordinary issue with very sincere treatment.

The movie should get accolades almost in every part,right from technicalities to performances. Direction (from Vikramaditya ,who finally got a production house after five years of a long wait)is very strong and clear,thus made his movie to be screened at Festival De Cannes.

The movie contains very strong performances from the lead actors.Rajat Barmecha as a young boy did a superb act,and so does Ronit Roy(as his father) and Ram Kapoor(as his uncle). Music from Amit Trivedi complements the happenings and has a fresh feel.

I will recommend this movie for serious audience who are greedy of something real and brilliant as this.


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