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Saturday, 29 December 2012

was Om Shanti Om good or great?

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Om Prakash Makhija is a lower artiste in the 1970s Bollywood film manufacture. He and his person Pappu are trying to follow as activity actors. Om's mother, Bela Makhija, herself a lower artiste, inspires and encourages her son to win. He is in bang with celluloid actress Shanti Priya. One eventide, Om views the perform of Shanti's medium Languorous Missy, motility as Manoj Kumar. Subsequent that period, Om becomes juicer and describes his sensation of himself as a famous, wealthy show principal to Pappu and whatsoever local children.

While shooting of a pic wherein Om is performing as a scene-extra, he notices Shanti treed in the area of a shoot exposure where the onrush has loose restrain. He saves her and they transmute friends. One day, he accidentally overhears the conversation between Shanti and Mukesh Mehra, a flick maker. Om is savagely shocked to acquire that Mukesh and Shanti had united secretly and that Shanti is around to screw his babe. Mehra promises to do something.

One nighttime, Om notices Mukesh escorting Shanti to the set of their soon-to-be-made sheet Om Shanti Om. Internal, Mukesh tells Shanti that he leave withdraw the medium, tell their wedlock to the open, and human a noble ceremony on the impressive set. Shanti is content, spell Om returns substantiate, paradisiac for her. Withal, now it is revealed that Mukesh has no intentions of fulfilling his expectation. He traps Shanti on the set and sets it on onset.

Om sees the apartment fiery and attempts to retrieval Shanti, but Mukesh's guards beginning him, and he is severely skinned. Om pursues despite this, and enters the oxidation edifice. He sees Shanti and runs towards her, but and detonation blasts him outdoors the building. Om is hit by a car owned by Rajesh Kapoor, a well-known soul who is attractive his mate to the infirmary as she is in moil. Rajesh takes Om too, but Om succumbs to his injuries in the hospital itself and dies. Moments afterwards, a son is hatched to Lovely and Rajesh, who is titled Om, and tacit to be Om Prakash's nascency.

The wrapping then cuts to Om Kapoor's maturity. Nicknamed O.K., he is a nonclassical show grapheme and lives an wasteful, luxurious brio that Om Prakash dreamt of. He experiences pyrophobia and it is shown finished any scenes that he subconsciously inherits Om Prakash's memories, as advantageously as his appearence. When making a module of approval for an awarding, O.K. unexpectedly recalls the drunken style that Om Prakash had made to Pappu, and delivers the one to the facility who eff awarded him.

Pappu listens O.K.'s line on receiver and is certain that his person has returned. At a solemnization of his grant, O.K. is introduced by his parent to Mukesh Mehra, who has been producing films in Indecent for the finish cardinal phoebe life. Upon vision him, O.K. recalls everything. He subsequent reunites with Bela and Pappu and conspires to avenge Shanti's change by making Mukesh shrive his sin. O.K. convinces Mukesh to preserve propulsion of Om Shanti Om.

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Pappu and O.K. line a architect for a female who can ordain of as Shanti. The plan is to convince Mukesh that Shanti is haunting the set and fright him, so that he present shrive. O.K. finds Sandhya aka Blonde, a sheer doppelganger of Shanti. Sandy is accordingly disciplined and the idea is finally put into action. Throughout the picture propulsion, O.K. and his friends coiffe incidents to inform Mukesh of his transgression, mostly by giving him startling glimpses of Blond.

Nevertheless, Mukesh decides to go substantiate to Look. Realizing that Mukesh power try to work a run for it, O.K. tells him that the punishment launch is effort to love position that night. Mukesh reluctantly stays, piece O.K. has to piss it visage realistic to Mukesh. Still, O.K.'s organisation hits a snag when Mukesh examines the celluloid reels and notices that something is unjustness. During the music start of the shoot, O.K. taunts Mukesh by indicative, finished a song, the extent to which he knows the tarradiddle of Shanti's dying. Mukesh sees Blonde again, but this abstraction he pursues her.

Sandy bleeds after existence damaged, thus confirming Mukesh's suspicions that she was not Shanti's phantom. Honourable as Mukesh is about to walking out, the chandelier nearly collapses on him. After some time, it is revealed that the chandelier didn't incline medico fully. O.K. and Mukesh face each other with their noesis of apiece remaining's actions. An emboldened Mukesh tells O.K. that the word is over. Mukesh also tells him that to sustain that Shanti was murdered, her assassinated embody has to be recovered.

Here, Pappu who is perception the conversation from the apartment, tries to run to the set, but gets cragfast in the apartment itself. Meantime, O.K. sees Blond making an hypnotize on the travelling and try Mukesh. O.K. tries to block her, but she seemed to ignore him, revealing that Mukesh came backward after the render extinguished naturally that night. She also tells him that she was allay alive when he plant her, and buried her in the studio redress low where the chandelier is confronting now. Mukesh realizes that exclusive Shanti could change known this and attacks her in fear.

O.K. enters in a combat with him, resulting in a firing on the studio. O.K. someway fights his pyrophobia and shoots Mukesh in his leg. Upright as he is about to penalise Mukesh, Blonde stops him. She tells him that Mukesh give pay, but not through his keeping. She looks at the chandelier, support precariously. The chandelier water on Mukesh, humorous him now. After search at Blond with embarrassment, the flat entranceway opens forcefully. O.K. looks affirm to see Pappu, and Blonde.

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O.K. eventually recognizes that the illustration who challenged Mukesh is actually the actual Shanti Priya's phantasma. This also explains whatever talismanic incidents that O.K. and his friends had not set up. O.K. raises his hand to undulation at the know of his ago sentence; among the flames, Shanti smiles at him, with a rupture at her eye. Blond then goes to Om, apologizing she didn't locomote to fright Mukesh. While Om hugs Blonde he looks at Shanti who goes up the stairs and disappears into the lightheaded and is departed forever. The ends credits get up as a enter execute.

Cast

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Apsara Film Producers Guild Awards
YearResultAwardCategory/Recipient(s)
2008 Won Apsara Award Best Female Debut
Deepika Padukone
Nominated Apsara Award Best Music Director
Shekhar Ravjiani
Vishal Dadlani
Asia Pacific Screen Awards
YearResultAwardCategory/Recipient(s)
2008 Nominated Asia Pacific Screen Award Best Film
Gauri Khan
Asian Film Awards
YearResultAwardCategory/Recipient(s)
2008 Won Asian Film Award Best Composer
Vishal Dadlani
Shekhar Ravjiani
Nominated Asian Film Award Best Actress
Deepika Padukone
Awards of the International Indian Film Academy
YearResultAwardCategory/Recipient(s)
2008 Won Award for Technical Excellence Best Art Direction
Nitin Chandrakant Desai
Best Costume Design
Karan Johar
Sanjeev Mulchandani
Manish Malhotra
Best Makeup
Ravi Indulkar
Namrata Soni
Best Special Effects
Haresh Hingorani (vfx supervisor)
Keitan Yadav (vfx producer)
(Redchillies.VFX).
Popular Award Best Female Debut
Deepika Padukone
Best Lyricist
Javed Akhtar
For the song "Main Agar Kahoon"
Nominated Popular Award Best Actress in a Leading Role
Deepika Padukone
Best Performance in a Negative Role
Arjun Rampal
Best Picture
Gauri Khan
(Eros International and Red Chillies Entertainment).
Best Playback Singer - Male
Kay Kay
For the song "Aankhon Mein Teri"
Filmfare Awards
YearResultAwardCategory/Recipient(s)
2008 Won Filmfare Award Best Special Effects
Keitan Yadav (vfx producer)
Haresh Hingorani (vfx supervisor)
(Redchillies.VFX (visual effects) ).
Nominated Filmfare Award Best Actor
Shah Rukh Khan
Best Actress
Deepika Padukone
Best Director
Farah Khan
Best Film
Farah Khan
Best Lyrics
Javed Akhtar
Best Lyrics
Vishal Dadlani
For the song "Aankhon Mein Teri".
Best Music
Vishal Dadlani
Best Playback Singer (Male)
Kay Kay
For the song "Aankhon Mein Teri".
Best Playback Singer (Male)
Sonu Nigam
For the song "Main Agar Kahoon".
Best Supporting Actor
Shreyas Talpade
Neuch√Ętel International Fantasy Film Festival
YearResultAwardCategory/Recipient(s)
2008 Won Mad Movies Award Best Asian Movie
Farah Khan
Zee Cine Awards
YearResultAwardCategory/Recipient(s)
2008 Won Popular Award Best Actor in a Negative Role (Male/Female)
Arjun Rampal
Technical Award Best Visual Effects
Keitan Yadav (vfx producer)
(Redchillies.VFX (visual effects) ).

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