Aankh Micholi (2023) is a Hindi-language comedy film directed by Umesh Shukla and starring Paresh Rawal, Abhimanyu Dassani, and Mrunal Thakur in the lead roles. The film is a remake of the 1972 film of the same name.
The film follows a family of misfits who are trying to hide some secrets from the NRI suitor and his family as they want their daughter to get married to a well-to-do NRI guy. Then a series of comical twists and turns.
- Paresh Rawal as Navjot Singh
- Abhimanyu Dassani as Rohit
- Mrunal Thakur as Paro
- Sharman Joshi as Yuvi
- Divya Dutta
- Abhishek Banerjee
- Vijay Raaz
- Darshan Jariwala
- Grusha Kapoor
The film was released in theaters on 3 November 2023.
The film received mixed reviews from critics, who praised the performances of the lead actors and the film’s humor, but criticized its predictable plot and lack of originality.
The film was a commercial success, grossing over ₹25 crore worldwide.
Overall, Aankh Micholi is a well-made and entertaining comedy film with some solid performances from its lead actors. However, its predictable plot and lack of originality may disappoint some viewers.
The film explores the themes of family, love, and acceptance. It also shows the importance of being true to oneself, even when it is difficult.
Paresh Rawal, Abhimanyu Dassani, and Mrunal Thakur all give excellent performances as the lead characters. Rawal is hilarious as the bumbling father, Dassani is charming as the lovestruck son, and Thakur is sympathetic as the daughter who is trying to find her place in the world.
Umesh Shukla directs with a light touch. He creates a film that is both funny and heartwarming.
Aankh Micholi is a well-made and entertaining comedy film that is sure to appeal to audiences of all ages.