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  • 2002
  • 5.7  (277)

Filhaal... is a Hindi language film released in 2002 directed by Meghna Gulzar, daughter of celebrated lyricist and filmmaker Gulzar. The movie stars Tabu, Sushmita Sen, Sanjay Suri in pivotal roles and features Palash Sen, Riya Sen, and Tara Sharma in supporting roles. Filhaal... tells the story of Rewa (Tabu) and Sia (Sushmita Sen), two childhood friends who are closer than sisters. As adults, they are living separate lives; Sia is a doctor working in Mumbai while Rewa is married to a wealthy businessman in London. After a long time, they reunite when Rewa comes to Mumbai for medical treatment to have a baby. With Rewa finding it difficult to conceive, she takes the help of surrogacy and chooses to have Sia as her surrogate.

As the story progresses, we get to see the lives of these two women, their secrets, their struggles, and their friendship. The movie explores themes of surrogacy, motherhood, loss, and the complexities of human relationships. Throughout the movie, we see the bond between the two friends grow stronger, as they support each other and face life's challenges together.

The performances by the lead actors, Tabu, and Sushmita Sen, are top-notch, as they effortlessly portray the complexities of their characters. Tabu plays the role of a person who is willingly sacrificing her ego and accepting the unconventional means of becoming a mother, while Sushmita Sen takes on the role of being the surrogate with utmost care and responsibility. Sanjay Suri plays the role of Rewa's husband, who is loving and supportive towards his wife, and who also develops a special bond with Sia.

The movie also features a poignant soundtrack composed by Anu Malik, with lyrics by Gulzar. The songs beautifully capture the emotions of the characters and add to the overall impact of the movie.

Overall, Filhaal... is a touching and heart-warming story about friendship, motherhood and the intricacies of the human heart. It is a must-watch for those who appreciate quality cinema with a soulful touch.

Filhaal... is a 2002 art house & international movie. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.7.

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