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Udaan (2010)

Not Rated | | Drama | 16 July 2010 (India)
Expelled from his school, a 16-year old boy returns home to his abusive and oppressive father.
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Rajat Barmecha ... Rohan Singh
Ronit Roy ... Bhairav Singh
Manjot Singh ... Maninder Singh
Ram Kapoor ... Jimmy Singh
Raja Hudda Raja Hudda ... Vikram
Varun Khettry Varun Khettry ... Benoy
Shashi Sharma Shashi Sharma ... Rathod's Girlfriend
Khushkeran Singh Sandhu Khushkeran Singh Sandhu ... Punished Boy
Jayanta Das Jayanta Das ... Principal
Akantuk Sharma Akantuk Sharma ... Boy Carrying Trunk
Sahil Sahota Sahil Sahota ... Boy Carrying Trunk
Aayan Boradia Aayan Boradia ... Arjun Singh
Sonia Raisurana Sonia Raisurana ... Rashmi Singh
Mohammad Nizam Mohammad Nizam ... Mr. Rao (as MD Nizam)
Arvind Kumar Arvind Kumar ... Plant Manager
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Storyline

After being abandoned for eight straight years in boarding school, Rohan returns to the small industrial town of Jamshedpur and finds himself closeted with an authoritarian father and a younger half brother who he didn't even know existed. Forced to work in his father's steel factory and study engineering against his wishes, he strives to forge his own life out of his given circumstances and pursue his dream of being a writer. Written by Anonymous

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Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

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Official Sites:

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Country:

India

Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

16 July 2010 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

Flight See more »

Filming Locations:

Jamshedpur, Jharkhand, India See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$2,715, 18 July 2010

Gross USA:

$7,461

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$7,461
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital EX

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

The movie has been shot in Jamshedpur, the "Steel City" of Jharkhand, India. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Udaan Recreated (2013) See more »

Soundtracks

Naav Hai Teri Naav
Written by Amitabh Bhattacharya
Composed by Amit Trivedi
Performed by Mohan
Courtesy of Super Cassettes Industries Limited (T-Series)
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A rare Hindi Movie
25 February 2011 | by prachi1690See all my reviews

Ohh Yeah ! It is that good. It is one of the couples of Hindi movies that has managed to move me. Very simple yet heavy on its contents.

After seeing it on many Best of 2010 list, I had to see it. And after watching it has to review it. This very ordinary story stays with you even after hours of watching it. "Udaan" is a story of a boy, who like everyone else dreams and like almost everyone else he had to decided and step up to the hurdle before him. It is also a story of a father who like many tries his best to brought up two kids but fails. Its characters are not heroes or villains.

The performances are pitch perfect. Ronit Roy does it so amazingly that you wonder if his talents were wasted on television. Both kids are so refreshing. The biggest achievement of the film was that you just don't pity the father but kind of understand his actions.

it is a journey that will make you run for your dreams and love ones. Do not miss this fantastic piece of arts.


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