15 user 11 critic

Mickey Virus (2013)

When Delhi Police comes across an unusual case revolving around hacking they seek help of an expert who thinks like them only to come across a lazy hacker Mickey Arora.


Saurabh Varma


Kuldeep Ruhil (dialogue), Saurabh Varma (screenplay & dialogue)

Watch Now

With Prime Video

1 win & 2 nominations. See more awards »


Learn more

More Like This 

Sonali Cable (2014)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Sonali, a spunky self-made internet operator, proudly runs a small outfit along with her band of ghetto boys catering to a sprawling Mumbai suburb. Complications arise when Sonali's ... See full summary »

Director: Charudutt Acharya
Stars: Rhea Chakraborty, Ali Fazal, Raghav Juyal
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

In the midst of a loud Punjabi wedding, a boy sneaks his dad's fancy new car to impress the college hottie and all hell breaks loose when he loses it.

Director: Ashima Chibber
Stars: Saqib Saleem, Rhea Chakraborty, Ram Kapoor
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

When you can't make it on your own, the best thing to do is to fake it. But, the question remains, how long can you fake true love?

Director: Nupur Asthana
Stars: Saqib Saleem, Saba Azad, Nishant Dahiya
Akaash Vani (2013)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Follows the love story of a boy and a girl.

Director: Luv Ranjan
Stars: Kartik Aaryan, Nushrat Bharucha, Sunny Singh Nijjar
Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A small-time con man seeks assistance from his mentor with the intention of settling scores with a gangster.

Director: Kunal Deshmukh
Stars: Emraan Hashmi, Humaima Malik, Paresh Rawal
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A boy kidnaps a girl, but starts to fall in love with her.

Director: Mandeep Kumar
Stars: Riteish Deshmukh, Genelia D'Souza, Om Puri
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A couple's married life is turned upside down when a distant relative overstay in their home.

Director: Ashwani Dhir
Stars: Ajay Devgn, Konkona Sen Sharma, Paresh Rawal
Samrat & Co. (2014)
Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A small town tycoon gets murdered. The daughter hires a private investigator to catch the real culprit.

Director: Kaushik Ghatak
Stars: Rajeev Khandelwal, Madalsa Sharma, Gopal Dutt
Sixteen II (2013)
Drama | Romance | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Welcome to sixteen's world. A world where growing up has speeded up multifold times. Once upon a time, it was the age of innocence, the age of sweetness, the age when one had the first ... See full summary »

Director: Raj Purohit
Stars: Wamiqa Gabbi, Izabelle Leite, Mehak Manwani
Commando (2013)
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A disavowed Indian commando helps protect a woman from a local thug who is hellbent on forcing her to marry him.

Director: Dilip Ghosh
Stars: Vidyut Jammwal, Hsieh Chang Hai, Nelson Liao Sheng Hua
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

When pretty new neighbor Seema falls for their shy roommate Sid, jealous womanizers Omi and Jai plot to break up the new lovebirds.

Director: David Dhawan
Stars: Ali Zafar, Siddharth, Divyendu Sharma
Fukrey (2013)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

The paths of four dream-chasing college friends cross with an array of colourful characters, from a tough-talking Punjabi female don to a Jugaad Baaz college watchman. Mayhem ensues.

Director: Mrighdeep Lamba
Stars: Pulkit Samrat, Manjot Singh, Ali Fazal


Credited cast:
Manish Paul ... Mickey Virus
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Dean Alexandrou ... Hacker
Elli Avrram ... Kamayani George (as Elli Avram)
Varun Badola ... Inspector Bhalla
Manish Chaudhary ... ACP Siddhanth Chauhan
Puja Gupta Puja Gupta ... Chutney
Raghav Kakkar Raghav Kakkar ... Floppy
Vikesh Kumar Vikesh Kumar ... Pancho
Rohit Pathak ... Bablu
Jagdish Rajpurohit ... Boss
Ashish Ranglani Ashish Ranglani ... Failed Hacker
Saurabh Varma Saurabh Varma ... Illiterate Hacker
Ashish Verma ... Sankatmochan


MICKEY VIRUS is a comic thriller set in Delhi, India. When Delhi Police comes across a case revolving around hacking, they begin there search to find a computer expert who can help them crack this case. The head of the police team ACP Siddhanth (Manish Choudhary), stumbles across Mickey Arora (Manish Paul), a lazy but street smart hacker who can actually help them solve the case. Mickey runs a grocery store in day time and creates virus's for anti virus companies in the night. He is also head over heals in love with a character he has created in his game called "Kung Fu Chameli" and will do anything to get out of hard work to do whatever he wants to do. Little does he know that ACP Siddhanth accompanied by Inspector Bhalla (Varun Badola) is a tough nut to crack... Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

hacking | suspense | See All (2) »


He has 12 hours to survive... See more »


Comedy | Thriller


See all certifications »


Official Sites:

Official site





Release Date:

25 October 2013 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

Микки Вирус See more »

Filming Locations:

New Delhi, Delhi, India


Box Office


INR 80,000,000 (estimated)
See more on IMDbPro »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs



See full technical specs »

Did You Know?


Film came under scanner of government agencies as it showed high profile robbery techniques.Which might be used by real life thieves. See more »

Crazy Credits

Scenes during the end credits. See more »


Referenced in MTV Webbed: Even Family Is Fair Play (2013) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Mickey Virus : Bahut Kutta cheez hai yeh Mickey
29 October 2013 | by ahwaan_padheeSee all my reviews

Welcome to the world of hackers and Trojans – with enough idiosyncrasy and meticulousness, writer/director Saurabh Varma narrates a story which is seldom witnessed on the silver screen. With its titular resemblance to the sleeper hit of 2012,Vicky Donor , Mickey Virus is a complete departure in its theme and subject which delves into the murky world of cyber-crime and hacking keeping the humor quotient intact.

Set in New Delhi, the plot is centered around a lazy mastermind , a genius hacker Mickey Arora (Manish Paul ) who is hired by the Delhi Police led by ACP Sidhant (Manish Chaudhary) and his assistant Bhalla(Varun Badola) to crack the racket of the cyber gangsters who have created ruckus in the city through serial murders. Mickey is a slacker , hangs out with his gang – Chutney, Floppy and Panjo who are whiz-kids in their own admissions and is smitten by the sexy lady, Kamayani(Elli Avram). After a lot of resistance due to his work-phobic attitude, he succumbs to the demands of the ACP who is hell-bent on this 'Hacking ki duniya ka Sehwag' but little does Mickey know that he is sucked into the whirlpool of dangerous nexus with life-threatening ramifications. What happens next !

Varma picks the nuances of Saddi Dilli with flourish – the grey marketplace of Nehru place where people even sell 'W' alphabet of the keyboard as 'M' (After all , its oolta M !)are captured with great details. He has done his research on the subject well and this becomes more apparent from the plethora of information bombarded on the average viewer related to internet and software lingoes(server crash, firewall, buffering..).After a few funny sequences in the beginning, he throws us altogether into a different orbit of intrigue and mystery and keeps us riveted till the climactic revelation. There are particularly no glaring flaws but I wish Varma could have been more innovative while dealing with the serious portions and the romantic angle involving Manish and Elli. He appears myopic while handling the cat-and-mouse game where every tick of the clock matters.

Manish Paul is a delight to watch ! As a débutant (with a passable cameo in Farah Khan's disastrous TMK as Master India), he exudes charm and confidence with his impeccable comic timing.His vocal rendering(Pyar China ka maal hai ) is equally quirky !Elli Avram looks jaw-dropping gorgeous and is sincere in her part. Mickey's hack-gang comprising of Raghav Kakkar, Puja Gupta and others give him a credible support.Manish Chaudhry is very convincing as the stern cop, but the real combat machine here is Varun Badola who triumphs with his ingenious straight- faced humor and mouths crackling dialogues with typical Haryanwi accent.

If suspense thrillers are your cup of cake, then go for it – You will have a good time ! And that's not all, there is a scope for its sequel too !

My Rating : 3/5

4 of 6 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 15 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Stream Action and Adventure Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular action and adventure titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial

Recently Viewed