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  • 2005
  • 2 hr 25 min
  • 5.1  (1,509)

Shabd is a 2005 Bollywood film that tells the dramatic story of a writer who resorts to adultery to get inspiration for his next book. Directed by Leena Yadav, the film stars Sanjay Dutt, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, and Zayed Khan in lead roles. Sanjay Dutt plays the character of Shaukat Vashisht, a wealthy writer who has a beautiful wife named Antara (Aishwarya Rai Bachchan), who is also an aspiring writer. Antara wants her husband to write a book that is different from his usual stories, which makes him feel pressured to create something new and exciting.

One day, Shaukat meets a young and attractive woman named Ishita (played by Zayed Khan) and begins an affair with her. Ishita is a fan of Shaukat's work and is thrilled when she hears that he is interested in her.

As Shaukat's affair with Ishita continues, he finds that his writing is getting better and more imaginative. On the other hand, Antara is increasingly frustrated as her husband becomes more distant and unsupportive. She tries to find out what is going on but is met with evasive answers.

As the story progresses, the audience is introduced to various secrets and lies that the characters are keeping from each other. There are twists and turns as the film explores the nature of relationships, creativity, and the consequences of our actions.

The film is shot in a stylish and visually intriguing way, with vivid colors and interesting camera angles. It takes the audience on a roller coaster ride of emotions, with both tragic and comedic moments.

One of the highlights of the movie is the excellent performances by the cast. Sanjay Dutt is convincing as the complex and troubled writer who feels that he has to do something extreme to get his creative juices flowing. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is equally impressive as the supportive and loving wife who is betrayed by her husband's infidelity. Zayed Khan offers a different kind of performance as the young and naive Ishita, who gets in over her head when she falls for Shaukat.

The film's music is also noteworthy, with some catchy songs that complement the story and add to the film's overall appeal. The film's song 'Aao Mil Jaayein' is a standout track that perfectly captures the mood of the film.

In conclusion, Shabd is a compelling and thought-provoking film that explores the dark side of creativity and relationships. It is well worth watching if you are a fan of Bollywood movies that combine drama, romance, and a touch of suspense. The film offers something for everyone, from fans of Sanjay Dutt and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan to those looking for a movie with a strong storyline and great performances.

Shabd is a 2005 drama with a runtime of 2 hours and 25 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.1.

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    2 hr 25 min
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  • IMDB Rating
    5.1  (1,509)