06 February, 2015 | 2 hrs 36 mins

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Banner : Eros International

Director : R. Balki

Producer : Rakesh Jhunjhunwala , R. K. Damani, Sunil Lulla

Star : Amitabh Bachchan , Dhanush, Akshara Haasan

The mute boy Daanish comes to Mumbai with the desire to become a Bollywod star where he meets a kind Assistant Director Akshara who decides to help him achieve his dream. They somehow convince an old, frustrated, alcoholic Amitabh Sinha with a powerful voice to become the voice of Daanish. The story is about two egos and their fight for superiority.

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Daanish (Dhanush) is a mute boy from the small town with big dreams of becoming a Bollywood star. He comes to Mumbai to achieve fame and success but is rejected from every door. While his struggle ... More

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By BollywoodMDB Team - February 6, 2015

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One line Review: Powerful performances', striking plot and classic direction makes this movie earn a loud applause.

Positive Points: Startling and power pact performances by the actors, R. Balki's direction, fresh storyline and impeccable execution and ideation of the plot. The astonishing climax enlivens the story and leaves you spellbound.

Negative Points: Some unnecessary sequences dragged in the second half create a few dull moments. The bar is quiet raised by the quirky first half which unfortunately sees a downfall later the interval.

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