Phata Poster Nikhla Hero

Synopsis: After Vishwas Rao (Shahid Kapoor) is raised by his Mother (Padmini Kolhapure), who apparently dreams of him becoming a Police Inspector. However, he has different plans in mind. Vishwas wants to become a film star. In Mumbai, after helping out a social-worker, Kajal (Ileana D'Cruz), whilst dressed as an Police Inspector for a photo shoot, she mistakes him as an Inspector, and he eventually plays along. Suddenly her mother arrives in Mumbai. How will Vishwas get rid of his troubles?
Genre: Action, Comedy
Director(s): Rajkumar Santoshi
Production: Eros Entertainment
  4 nominations.
146 min

Cigarette smoking is

injurious to health.

It causes C ANCER.

Cigarette smoking is

injurious to health.

It causes C ANCER.

Please. Please.

- Get lost. Go on.


Here's Rs. 100.

- What for?

I ran a red light yesterday.

A woman was pregnant.

I had to rush her to the hospital.

This is the fine for

breaking the signal.

Wow, Savitribai.

If everyone can be as honest as you...

...there will be no need for us.

Okay, Jai Hind.

Hey. Where's the receipt?

Oh! I completely forgot.

Here's your receipt.

How's your son? Where is he?

He is fine.

He's studying in school now.

When he grows up I'll

make him a police officer.

I see, you mean like us.

I'll make him an

honest police officer.

Jai Hind.

Children. Thiss iss In dia.

In the North are the Himalayas.

And in the South is the Indian Ocean.



- Yes, sir.

What's in the South of India?

- Rajnikant.


And what's...

What's that in your hands?

- Nothing.


- Show me.

So this is what you read in class?

Filrm rmagaziness!

Sir, this belongs to Gopi not me.


- No, sir. He asked me to get it.

Sir, he did...

- No, sir, it was him...


You don't have a father.

Your mother works hard all day... pay for your education... that you can become

someone successful.

I want to be successful like someone,

sir. - Like whom?

Shahrukh Khan? Salman Khan?

Amir Khan?

No, sir. Why would

I be successful like them?

I am Rao. Vishwas Rao.

Hero Vishwas Rao.

What did you study in school today?

Don't ask about the study.

I'm tired of studying all day.

I see. Here.

I've brought dry-fruits for you.

Mom. Let me drive for a while.

No. Not yet.

Only after youu tuurn

18 an d get a licensse...

...youu can drive then.

Corme on, rmorm.

Et rme drive for a while.

No one's watching anyway.

Get down!

Don't ever say that again.

I'm watching, God's watching.

So never do anything wrong.

Do you get that?

- Yes.

No, you didn't.

I'll explain to you.

Stand in front of all

the trees here and say...

"I swear on you, my mother and God..."

"...that I will never

do anything wrong."

Go on.


Say it.

I swear on you, my mother and God...

...that I will never do anything wrong.

"I'll become an honest

police officer."

I'll become an honest police officer.


In future he'll be a police officer.

I want you to train him... that he can beat-up the bad guys.

Definitely, sister.

He will beat them all up.

I will train him so well...

...that he'll beat

up 10 bad guys at a time.

That's it, only 10?

You're going to become a

police officer? - Yes, Gopi. I am.

I will be a police officer.

I'll be a Don.

I'll be a judge. I'll be a doctor.

I'll be an engineer too.

But how can you be all that?

Because I'll be a movie-star.


- Wait.


Hey Vishu.

Who are you?

I just showed a little style,

a little attitude... d youu're already sscared.

The hero's just made his entry.

Wait and watch what happens next.

Thrash him.

Hey morons.

If you have the guts... then...

...don't come one-by-one.

Come together.

I'm in a hurry.


Catch therm.

Through the poster, emerges the hero.

Fantasstic dialoguuess.

Terrific fighting.

Just like a hero.

- That's what I want to be, Gopi.

Just wait and watch.

Soon you'll see huge posters of me.

Did you hear, aunt?

- No, mom.


Go on.

Your mother will definitely

make you a police officer.

Tomorrow is your entrance exam.

Go and prepare.

Vishwas Rao!

May I come in, sir?

- Come in.

Thank you, sir.


Are you unwell?

- No, sir.

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Rajkumar Santoshi

Rajkumar Santoshi is an Indian film director, producer and screenwriter of Hindi films. more…

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Submitted on August 05, 2018


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