The story of Ajatashatru Oghash Rathod, a fakir who tricks his local village in Rajasthan, India into believing his possesses special powers and into paying him to fly to Paris to buy a bed of nails from an Ikea store.
-In a neighborhood of New Delhi reside a colony magicians, puppeteers, fire-eaters and other artists. Among them also Aja, who as a child demonstrated of an exceptional talent. He is a 'fakir', which can float, sabers ingestion and he is equipped with an array of tricks, which he mastered to perfection. He also performed miraculous healing. But when his mother gives him a plane ticket to Paris and instruct him to carry out a mysterious job, he is completely upset. He has his district never leave earlier.Written by
Hugo Van Herpe
I have not read the book so can't compare to it. But it's a nice feel good type of movie that has that sense of wonder and magic about it. There are way better movies of the genre out there, and to be fair a lot worse also! It's good enough, but nothing truly "extraordinary".
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