Kapoor & Sons Story
Director: Shakun Batra
Cast: Sidharth Malhotra as Arjun Kapoor, Fawad Khan as Rahul Kapoor, Alia Bhatt as Tia Malik, Rishi Kapoor as Amarjeet Kapoor, Ratna Pathak Shah as Sunita Kapoor, and Rajat Kapoor as Harsh Kapoor
Kapoor & Sons is a story of an imperfect family who is tired of showing their perfection to the outside world. When Rahul and Arjun two brothers are forced to return home after their 90-year old Grandfather gets a heart attack a series of chaotic events happen. Rahul is a successful writer while Arjun is still struggling to publish his book. Their parents Harsh and Sunita Kapoor favour Rahul over Arjun for being successful. Their parents themselves are struggling with their troubled married life with Harsh's past extramarital affairs. Arjun meets Tia Malik at a party and the two hit it off instantly. Rahul also meets Tia and they went for dinner. Tia spontaneously kisses Rahul which comes out as a shock to him.
Things turn ugly when at Amarjeet's birthday party all the secrets are revealed. Rahul finds about Harsh's extramarital affair, Tia tells Arjun about what happened between Tia and Rahul convincing him that it was a mistake, Sunita finds about Rahul and his boyfriend and is shocked to know about his son's sexuality, Sunita also reveals, that she gave Arjun's story to Rahul thinking Arjun is no interesting in writing. Will the Kapoors come together as a perfect family despite the ongoing family problems is a thing to watch!
Upon release Kapoor & Sons (Since 1921) received positive responses all over. The movie had an ensemble cast of huge stars, yet it was Fawad Khan's performance that caught much more attention. Being made on a budget of 35 crores, the film earned 1.52 billion at the box office. The film bagged many accolades including Filmfare Awards for Best Story and Best Screenplay. Kapoor & Sons (Since 1921) is counted as one of the finest Bollywood films ever made.
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