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Ankhon Dekhi (2013)

Ankhon Dekhi centers around Raje Bauji, played by Sanjay Mishra who, after a dramatic incident, decides that he will only believe what he sees with his eyes.

Director:

Rajat Kapoor

Writer:

Rajat Kapoor
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Sanjay Mishra ... Bauji
Seema Bhargava ... Amma (as Seema Pahwa)
Rajat Kapoor ... Chacha
Taranjit Kaur ... Chachi
Maya Sarao Maya Sarao ... Rita
Chandrachoor Rai Chandrachoor Rai ... Shammi
Namit Das ... Ajju
Brijendra Kala ... Shibbo Babu
Alka Chatwal Alka Chatwal ... Sarup Bua (as Alka Chawla)
Manu Rishi Chadha Manu Rishi Chadha ... Sharma Ji (as Manu Rishi Chaddha)
Mahesh Sharma Mahesh Sharma ... Baooa
Anil Chaudhary Anil Chaudhary ... Chaudhary Saab
Manish Karnatak Manish Karnatak ... Jeevan
Dhruv Uday Singh ... Dhruv (as Dhruv Singh)
Saurabh Shukla ... Boss
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Raje Bauji (Sanjay Mishra) is a man in his late fifties, living out a dreary but eventful life in a small house in old Delhi- where he lives with his extended family. A random incident is going to change his life in a dramatic way- though he does not realize at the moment. Bauji's daughter has been seeing a boy of ill repute. When that fact is revealed to the family, after much deliberation they decide to do the obvious- lock up the girl and go beat the willful boy. It is a funny old journey of this man, this old fool- who is both Lear and the fool. Written by Wikipedia

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Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

21 March 2014 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

Through My Own Eyes See more »

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Ranvir shorey, an indian actor and also director rajat kapoor's friend, makes a cameo in this movie. See more »

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Sheer Brilliance!
3 April 2014 | by namashi_1See all my reviews

'Ankhon Dekhi' is Sheer Brilliance! A powerful, symbolic, heart-breaking film, that is also blessed with incredible performances!

'Ankhon Dekhi' centers around Bauji, played by Sanjay Mishra, who, after a dramatic incident, decides that he will only believe what he sees with his eyes.

'Ankhon Dekhi' narrates Bauji's "see it to believe it" story, with strong emotion & poetic pacing. Writer/Director Rajat Kapoor delivers a human-story, that in many ways, narrates life. His Screenplay deals with faith, family bond, sadness & reality. Its blunt, but also beautiful. His Direction, on the other-hand, is simplistic. A Special Mention for the wonderful music.

Performance-Wise: Sanjay Mishra is mesmerizing as Bauji. The immensely talented actor delivers a knock-out performance, that in my opinion, deserves a National-Award! He's the life of the show. Seema Pahwa is outstanding. She compliments Mishra, marvelously. Rajat Kapoor, himself, pitches in a restrained performance. Maya Sarao is a talent to watch out for. She's superb. Brijendra Kala, Manu Rishi & Namit Das, are impressive, as well.

On the whole, 'Ankhon Dekhi' left me overwhelmed.


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