Ghoomketu is a comedy drama but in reality, it is a serious story of rural India’s obsession with Bollywood. The movie has many strong points but the director fails to leave any mark on the viewers. Nawazuddin Siddiqui did a great job. Also, Amitabh Bachchan a short role in the movie.
Nawazuddin Siddiqui is 30-year old aspiring actor who always dreams big. He wants to go to Mumbai and write scripts for Bollywood movies and he is confident that he will fulfill his dream with hard work and blessings of lady luck. But he loses the sympathy of audiences when he rejects his wife in a mass-wedding and body shames her in public.
He runs to Mumbai with the help of his aunt but spends his time writing slogans for auto rickshaws and political rallies. Finally, he lands a job in a small newspaper. But he doesn’t get a break. Producers keep him shifting from one style to another but never approve his stories.
In his hometown Lucknow, his family starts a manhunt for Nawazuddin Siddiqui. His uncle lands in Mumbai to trace his nephew. The police inspector is … Read the rest