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Phobia (2016)

An agoraphobic young woman, traumatized by past events, finds herself trapped and terrorized in her own home.

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Pawan Kripalani
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Cast

Credited cast:
Radhika Apte ... Mehak
Amrita Bagchi Amrita Bagchi ... Jiah
Nivedita Bhattacharya ... Anusha
Yashaswini Dayama ... Nikki
Satyadeep Misra ... Shaan
Arush Nand Arush Nand ... Joey
Ankur Vikal ... Manu Malhotra
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Storyline

Mehak is a talented young artist who, after surviving a traumatic attack, develops severe agoraphobia. She is terrified of the outside world. Her friend Shaan believes a new setting might help her heal, and moves her into a recently vacated apartment. Between the strange behavior of the neighbors and the mysterious disappearance of the apartment's former tenant, Mehak begins to fear that her new home might be the most dangerous place of all. Is it all in her mind or is there a real danger haunting her? Written by L. Hamre

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Country:

India

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Hindi | English

Release Date:

27 May 2016 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

Фобия See more »

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Next Gen Films See more »
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Agoraphobia is an anxiety disorder characterized by anxiety symptoms in reaction to situations where the sufferer perceives the environment to be dangerous, uncomfortable, or unsafe. See more »

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At the beginning there is only one green thrash bin at the end of the corridor. Later a blue one for wet waste appears. See more »

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Great Acting by Radhika Apte
3 October 2016 | by gauravbiotSee all my reviews

This movie was wonderful just because of Radhika Apte's great acting. I feel she is one of the most talented actress of Indian cinema till date. Great work Rahika Apte. Keep going!!!!!!

he first reaction one will have after watching this movie is that this is just not a simple thriller movie but also has a thought- provoking message and of course Radhika Apte's acting is amazing.

Starting from the trailer- The movie looks promising and you are reminded of Ram Gopal Verma's Kaun (starring Urmila Matondkar). Here I would like to clarify that Phobia's story or concept is completely different from Kaun, even the circumstances are totally different.

Movie- As almost all thriller movie this also starts with a tragedy but slowly builds up to be much more than a movie of a personal experience but one also thinks of how we(society) thinks/acts in many situations. As the movie progresses it transforms from a movie about a 'phobia' to the protagonist's character to a great and very fresh climax (Credits to the director)


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