PG | | Drama, Family
An eight-year-old boy is thought to be a lazy trouble-maker, until the new art teacher has the patience and compassion to discover the real problem behind his struggles in school.
21 December 2007 | camouflage_s
8 | Yet another quality movie from Bollywood...oh now this is taking me by surprise...
Its a fine Friday morning in Kolkata...the winter vacation has just commenced...we have planned a day out...gonna watch...
Aamir Khan received special permission from Amitabh Bachchan to use Abhishek Bachchan's experiences in the film. The reference is made in terms of Abhishek being one of the most successful stars and how he came to star in the blockbuster Dhoom (2004), overcoming the dyslexia that he had during childhood.
Ram Shankar Nikumbh:
lf you fancy racing, breed racehorses, dammit, not children.
While Ishaan's parents are driving home, after receiving his poor academic report, his mother laments "I teach him myself. All day it's 'Ishaan! Ishaan! Ishaan!'". But, when she says the third "Ishaan" word, her lips are closed.
The opening credits rolls after few minutes of the film and consists of animated sequences (in order to portray the main character's imaginary world).
£66,204 (UK) (23 December 2007)
$1,204,660 (USA) (20 January 2008)
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