Life is Good
Director: Ananth Mahadevan Starring: Jackie Shroff, Rajit Kapoor, Sunita Sen Gupta, Ankita Shrivastava, Ananya Vij, Sania Anklesaria. Run time: 98 mins | Recommended Certificate: PG Language: Hindi with English subtitles | Year: 2012 | Country: India
A warm-hearted tale of a the unlikely friendship between lonely Rameshwar, a middle aged post office worker (Jackie Shroff), who is plunged into depression after the death of his mother and a 6 year old school girl Mishti, who moves in next door with her single mum. Unstoppable Mishti from day one decides that reserved Rameshwar will be her new buddy. She slowly lifts his spirits and soon changes his outlook on everything. Rameshwar witnesses the girl grow up, but struggles with the realisation that his best friend and almost daughter will one day also leave him. A great cast led by Bollywood star Jackie Shroff offer emotionally charged performances.