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Shamitabh (2015)

Not Rated | | Drama | 6 February 2015 (India)
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An aspiring actor with the inability to speak, joins forces with a man who has a powerful voice. Together they take the film industry by storm, but will their egos get in the way?

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Amitabh Sinha / Shamitabh
... Daanish / Shamitabh
... Akshara Pandey
Pete Meads ... Police Officer
Shubham
Pratik
Sonamani
Rajeev
Ajay Jadhav
Asif Ali Beg
Ivan Rodrigues ... Anay Verma
Pradeep Kuckreja
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The film revolves around a very unique plot, where it shows two different individuals having different talents and when they become ONE, the mixture measures up to be a very big hit in the industry. But in the meantime, EGO comes in the way and prepares to shatter the bond into pieces. Dhanush is a mute aspiring actor from a small village but with great acting talents. Amitabh has a very impactful voice. Both, on their own, can not achieve any greatness in the film industry. But with a help of a third party (Aksara Hassan), when they come together, the talents combined, make a complete new Artist. Dhanush becomes the actor onscreen and Amitabh becomes his Voice. But after reaching the peak of success, Both the leads start to become miserable to the question of having more importance in the unique cocktail. An unstoppable fight of ego comes in action And the clash drifts them apart, destroying every greatness they achieved and every possible milestones they could build together. Written by Raktim.das.3@gmail.com

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Also Known As:

Шамитабх  »

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Opening Weekend USA:

$241,720, 8 February 2015, Limited Release

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$241,720, 8 February 2015
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Amitabh Bachchan and Akshara Haasan's characters share the same first name as them. Even Dhanush's character of Daanish has a similar sounding first name. See more »

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Amitabh's sidekick (the cemetery helper/undertaker) does not sign the nondisclosure agreement and still listens to the deal shared by Akshara-Danish and Amitabh. See more »

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Featured in Dilwale (2015) See more »

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Thappad
Produced by Ilaiyaraaja
Written by Swanand Kirkire
Performed by Earl D'Souza & Suraj Jagan
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5 October 2016 | by See all my reviews

The movie Shamitabh is a Indian comedy-drama film written and directed by R. Balki.The theme of the movie was just an average. But related scenes and sets of Imaginary field was very nice. The film features Amitabh Bachchan, Dhanush and Akshara Haasan. the soundtrack album and background score was good. The story of Movie was interesting .moreover, the theme music of movie was attractive & it's touching according to the visualization. The soundtrack album and background score were composed by Ilaiyaraaja. Besides, emotional scenes were very nice.Songs of movie was good according to compositional aspects.

Finally i rated this movie with 5 stars as average movie .


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