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Student of the Year (2012)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 19 October 2012 (USA)
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Several alumni reminisce about their final year at St. Theresa's College and the events that shaped their lives.

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Karan Johar

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Renzil D'Silva (screenplay), Niranjan Iyengar (dialogue) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Sidharth Malhotra ... Abhimanyu Singh
Varun Dhawan ... Rohan Nanda
Alia Bhatt ... Shanaya Singhania
Sana Saeed ... Tanya Israni
Rishi Kapoor ... Dean Yoginder Vasisht
Sahil Anand Sahil Anand ... Jeet Khurana
Manasi Rachh ... Shruti Pathak
Manjot Singh ... Dimpy
Ronit Roy ... Coach Shah
Ram Kapoor ... Ashok Nanda
Kayoze Irani Kayoze Irani ... Kaizaad 'Sudo' Sodabottleopenerwala
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Abdul Quadir Amin ... Friend
Akshay Anand
Gautami Gadgil Gautami Gadgil ... Gayatri Nanda
Kitu Gidwani
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Storyline

Dean Yoginder Vashisht (Rishi Kapoor), retired, has fallen gravely ill. Several students from his final year at St. Theresa's College rush to his side. In flashbacks, they all recall the events that none of them have gotten over yet, including the dean, and how the "Student of the Year" competition shaped who they were, how they related, and what they've become. Written by L. Y. Hostrawser

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Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Romance

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »

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Country:

India

Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

19 October 2012 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Estudante do Ano See more »

Filming Locations:

Bangkok, Thailand

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$326,508, 21 October 2012, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$326,508, 21 October 2012
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2.35 : 1
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Karan Johar took the Mahurat shot and Mumbai socialite Parmeshwar Godrej rolled the cameras. See more »

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In the final race between Abhimanyu and Rohan, when they both take their marks, Abhimanyu goes down on his left leg, the camera pans out and Abhimanyu is on his right leg. Camera cuts back to a close-up and he is on his left leg again. See more »

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Disaster of the year
20 October 2012 | by ypuskinsanSee all my reviews

Student of the year. Or, Disaster of the year.

I am still in shock trying to recover from the fact that this crap is directed by Karan johar, the same director who made one of the legendary in bollywood "Kuch Kuch hota hai". I am observing all the movies directed by Karan Johar. Usually we say with experience comes perfection, but in his case we see less and less perfection and more blunders as he directs more. But with this movie he reach his limit. The Film board should strip him of his directing license.

Yes, the film might do good in box office. But the sole credit goes to the new debutantes and Karan Johar's past fame.

Here is my review

Script(Story) - there was none, Directing - I would like to believe there was no director, Editing - A series of disastrous clips glued together, Acting - Okay, Songs - Great, Screenplay - Mildly Okay, Choreography - Okay, Climax - I didn't get any orgasm

What you get out the movie?

You get to watch two gorgeous hunks fighting, their bromance and one tag-along beauty doing all sorts nonsense.


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