• NR
  • 2003
  • 2 hr 40 min
  • 5.5  (2,594)

The Hero is a Bollywood film from 2003 that tells the story of Arun (Sunny Deol), a successful and wealthy businessman who finds himself caught up in a web of deceit and corruption. As the film opens, Arun is seen living a life of luxury, enjoying the company of his wife Sneha (Preity Zinta) and their young son. However, his perfect life is soon shattered when he discovers that his business partner has been embezzling funds from their company.

Arun decides to take matters into his own hands and confronts his partner, but things quickly spiral out of control. He is framed for a crime he didn't commit and is forced to go on the run, leaving his family behind. Desperate to clear his name and return to his old life, Arun teams up with a small-time criminal named Gauri (Priyanka Chopra Jonas) to expose the truth and bring his enemies to justice.

As Arun and Gauri embark on their quest for justice, they must navigate a dangerous underworld filled with corrupt politicians, crooked cops, and ruthless criminals. Along the way, they face numerous challenges and obstacles, including a series of thrilling action sequences that showcase Deol's impressive physical prowess and the film's high production values.

Despite its serious subject matter, The Hero also offers moments of levity and humor. Zinta is particularly charming as Arun's supportive wife, adding much-needed warmth and heart to the film. Meanwhile, Chopra Jonas delivers a standout performance as Gauri, infusing her character with equal parts toughness and vulnerability.

Overall, The Hero is a solid addition to the Bollywood action genre. With its compelling storyline, dynamic performances, and pulse-pounding action, it's a film that is sure to keep viewers on the edge of their seats from beginning to end.

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    2 hr 40 min
  • IMDB Rating
    5.5  (2,594)