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Staying Alive (2007)

After Aditya Roy, the Assistant Editor of a magazine, suffers a heart attack for a third time, his wife, Leela, has him taken by ambulance to Mumbai's Lilavati Hospital, where he is placed ... See full summary »


Nusrat Badr (poetry), Sujit Sen (original story & screenplay)


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Credited cast:
Salim Abubaker Salim Abubaker ... Salim's bodyguard
Manuj Bhaskar Manuj Bhaskar ... Chief Police Inspector
Shekhar Bhonsle Shekhar Bhonsle ... Salim's bodyguard (as Shekhar Bhosle)
Renu Chahal Renu Chahal ... Renu - Junior Nurse
Jahangir Khan ... Salim Khan
Ananth Narayan Mahadevan ... Aditya Roy
Geeta Nair Geeta Nair ... Senior Nurse
Pallavi Pallavi ... Nurse
Rakesh Pandey Rakesh Pandey ... Pandey
Navni Parihar ... Shirin Ali (as Navani Parihar)
Prachi Phalke Prachi Phalke ... Receptionist
Mahinder Rajput Mahinder Rajput ... Police Inspector
Chandan Roy Sanyal ... Altaf Ali
Ranjana Sasan Ranjana Sasan ... Nirmala Pandey
Saurabh Shukla ... Shaukat Ali


After Aditya Roy, the Assistant Editor of a magazine, suffers a heart attack for a third time, his wife, Leela, has him taken by ambulance to Mumbai's Lilavati Hospital, where he is placed in the Intensive Cardiac Care Unit. While she anxiously awaits the prognosis, she meets with the wife, Shirin, and son, Altaf, of yet another patient, Shaukat Ali, an underworld gangster, who has suffered his first heart attack. Both women are drawn to each other in their sorrow and despair knowing fully well that their spouses may not live for long, and both may not be ready to accept the changes that are yet to come in their respective lives. Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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2007 (India) See more »

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Shemaroo Entertainment See more »
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Dolby Digital


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Two powerful men in cardiac unit not sure of their future. With their wives finding common ground.

We mostly go to movies to forget about our problems, but many of us look for some life lessons such as how to get the girl, how to beat our foes, etc. This movie was pretty basic--when you are facing your own death or that of a loved one your perspective changes. Once you accept the premise of one man who is a powerful gangster and the other a conscientious news editor, but with death staring in the face you might guess the outcome. They are trapped in each other's company and perhaps it is not a great surprise they move their attitudes. A third patient is brought in, one with in a coma, but also with a husband who cares very deeply. The bottom line is Life is Precious. I had seen Saurabh Shukla in many other movies, most recently as a religious bully in PK and he is very good in this role. The other actor Anant Mahadevan is also the director and he does an excellent job in both roles. The women playing their wives and the one son are supportive. The background music is also supportive. Serious films are not big money winners, but this one deserves to be seen by thoughtful viewers.

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