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"Who Says That Man Scripts His Own Destiny By Himself?"
  • NR
  • 2008
  • 1 hr 40 min
  • 7.6  (11,571)

Aamir is a 2008 Indian thriller film directed by Raj Kumar Gupta and starring Rajeev Khandelwal in the title role. The movie revolves around the character of Aamir, a Muslim doctor who returns to Mumbai after living abroad to visit his family. The film begins with Aamir getting off a flight at the airport and meeting a stranger named Shantanu. Shantanu gives Aamir his phone number and tells him to contact him in case of any help needed. Aamir, who seems to be in a hurry, takes the number and leaves.

As Aamir reaches Mumbai, he receives a call on the phone number given by Shantanu. The caller tells him that his family has been abducted and if he wants to see them again, he must follow certain instructions. Aamir is then forced to carry out a series of dangerous tasks that test his limits and push him to the edge.

Through the course of the movie, Aamir is shown struggling to understand his captors' motives and trying to outsmart them at every turn. As he races around Mumbai completing tasks, he begins to unravel the complex web of conspiracy and corruption that led to his family's abduction.

The film highlights the plight of the Muslim community in India and the prejudices they face. It also showcases the harsh reality of life in Mumbai's slums and the desperation of the people who live there.

Rajeev Khandelwal delivers a stellar performance as the titular character, portraying Aamir's character with conviction and depth. The supporting cast, including Mukesh Agrohari and Vasan Bala, also deliver impressive performances.

The film's direction and cinematography are top-notch, capturing the chaos and claustrophobia of Mumbai's streets and the overwhelming sense of despair that permeates the city's slums. The music and background score add to the tension and create the perfect atmosphere for a thriller.

Overall, Aamir is a gripping, suspenseful movie that keeps the audience on the edge of their seat. The movie deals with serious themes and offers a thought-provoking commentary on some of the issues faced by Indian society. Aamir's story of one man's fight against the odds is both engaging and inspiring, making it a must-watch for fans of the thriller genre.

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    1 hr 40 min
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  • IMDB Rating
    7.6  (11,571)