Phata Poster Nikhla Hero
Directed by: Rajkumar Santoshi
Producer by: Ramesh S Taurani
Starring: Shahid Kapoor & Ileana D Cruz
Music Dir: Pritam Chakraborty
Released on 20/09/2013
Phata Poster Nikhla Hero is directed by Rajkumar Santhoshi who also directed Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahaani in which the Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif played the main leading roles. Now lets see what this movie has that could entertain the people. This movie basically revolves around the truth and dare phenomena. Shahid Kapoor, who is known as Vishwas Rao in this film, is crazy about becoming a film star from his childhood days. But his mother wants him to be an honest police officer and serve the general public.
As the time passes, so does the passion for becoming a film star increases within Vishwas. But vishwas gets the chance for becoming a police officer in Mumbai. But instead, he searches for getting a chance to work in the film. As the struggle was on, Vishwas mother decides to come to Mumbai and meet him. Upon her arrival, she thinks that her son is a police officer now where as the actual picture is something else. In order to keep her mother happy, vishwas pretends that he has become a police officer but this secret is revealed to Vishwas mother soon. Now whether Vishwas’s dream of becoming a film star will be fulfilled or he would turn down his decision and become a police officer to make her old mother happy, you will get to know about this in the film.
Fans of Shahid Kapoor will see him in this type of comedy for the first time. As compared to previous comedy movies done by Shahid, he has given more concentration on this movie and as a result of which, good delivery of punches and humorous dialogs can be seen by Shahid in this movie except few scenes. Shahid Kapoor has given his best to present Vishwas as the most funniest character in this movie.
Ileana, the female leading actress in this movie, will be playing the role of a social worker named as Kajal. She will not be seen throughout in this movie. Her part in this movie is to inform police regarding any wrong doing which comes across her. It wont be wrong to say that Ileana has proved her versatile acting talent in this movie by doing good acting.
As this movie, Phata Poster Nikhla Hero is directed by Raj Kumar Santoshi, therefore it has some decent directions but there is not much in the story. The movie is lengthy which has created some boringness in the movie which could have been reduced.
On the whole, this film is full of family entertainment. The first half of this movie will make the viewers laugh out loud while the second part is a bit emotional with some good action. Some of the comedy scenes within this picture went over the line which should have avoided
Ratings : 3/5