- 113 hr
Karwaan is a 2018 Indian comedy-drama film that follows the journey of three unlikely companions and the adventures they embark on. The movie stars Irrfan Khan, Dulquer Salmaan, and Mithila Palkar. The story begins with Avinash (Dulquer Salmaan), a young man who works a mundane job in Bengaluru and is dissatisfied with life. He receives news of his father's sudden death and has to travel to Kochi to collect his father's body. Due to a mix-up at the airport, Avinash ends up with the wrong body and has to embark on a road trip to correct the mistake. On his journey, he is accompanied by Shaukat (Irrfan Khan), a quirky, outspoken man who owns a rundown van and is in the transportation business, and Tanya (Mithila Palkar), a young woman who is also traveling to Kochi to attend a music festival. The three of them set off on a journey through the picturesque landscapes of South India, each with their own unique stories and reasons for being on the trip. As the trio journeys through the lush greenery and scenic beauty that India has to offer, they encounter a series of misadventures and unexpected detours, leading to some hilarious situations. Along the way, they also confront their personal demons, face their fears, and learn some valuable life lessons. As Avinash, Shaukat, and Tanya travel together, they learn to let go of their past mistakes, accept the present, and move on with their lives. Their conversations, witty banter, and humorous exchanges make for an entertaining and heartwarming film. The movie is directed by Akarsh Khurana and written by Bejoy Nambiar. The music is composed by Prateek Kuhad, Anurag Saikia, SlowCheetah, Shwetang Shankar, and Imaad Shah, with songs like "Chota Sa Fasana" and "Heartquake" being big hits. The movie was shot in various locations across Kerala, including Kochi and Ooty. Karwaan is a refreshing and uplifting movie that focuses on the importance of friendship and self-discovery. The performances by the three leads are exceptional, with Irrfan Khan delivering yet another brilliant performance. The chemistry between the three actors is engaging, and their performances are natural and believable. Overall, Karwaan is a beautiful and heartwarming film that is sure to leave a smile on your face. It's a must-watch for anyone who loves a good road trip movie, and for those who want to watch a movie that celebrates human connections and the beauty of life.