102 Not Out: Five reasons to watch Amitabh Bachchan and Rishi Kapoor’s ageless comedy


Old is Gold
It is also rare for Bollywood to give the center stage to people who have crossed more than three quarters of their life. With his previous outings, Shukla has proved to be a man who can generate laughs. Related News
Amitabh Bachchan: I had decided that the moment Abhishek starts borrowing my shoes, we would become friends102 Not Out box office prediction: Amitabh Bachchan-Rishi Kapoor film expected to open at Rs 2 crore102 Not Out director Umesh Shukla: Amitabh Bachchan and Rishi Kapoor were like students on setsHelmed by Umesh Shukla, the Amitabh Bachchan and Rishi Kapoor starrer 102 Not Out hits theatres on May 4. Father-son relationship
Bollywood’s love for the genre of romance is no secret and somewhere as viewers we have grown weary of filmmakers repeatedly choosing the genre for their films. Rishi Kapoor and Amitabh Bachchan in a still from 102 Not Out. and All is Well to his name. Quirky comedy
As it releases alongside Hansal Mehta’s intense drama Omerta, 102 Not Out’s light-hearted content will be one of its USPs. Rarely have we seen films exploring the beautiful relationship between a father and son and that stands as a strong point in favour of 102 Not Out. With some tough competition at the box office as it releases alongside Rajkummar Rao’s Omerta, the film is a refreshing exploration of the relationship between a 102-year-old father and his 75-year-old son. On the other hand, actor Rishi Kapoor will play his foreboding son who seems too wary of his old age. Rishi Kapoor and Amitabh Bachchan in a still from 102 Not Out. 102 Not Out will see Amitabh Bachchan and Rishi Kapoor in a father-son relationship. Here are five reasons for you to catch this light-hearted comedy at the theatres. Impressive star cast
In 102 Not Out, veteran actor Amitabh Bachchan will portray a quirky 102-year-old father whose only aim is to outlive the man who holds the record for having lived the longest life. 102 Not Out has been scripted by Saumya Joshi, who wrote the original play as well. 102 Not Out seems to be an impressive exploration of the struggles of the elderly. With its quirky comic narrative, 102 Not Out seems to be the perfect entertainer for people who want to take a break from their hectic lives and spend some good time at the theatres. Previously, we have seen films like Piku, Do Dooni Chaar and Shirin Farhad Ki Toh Nikal Padi among others which have proved that old age is indeed a gold mine of interesting stories. The actors are working together after a break of 27 years and it will sure be fun to watch them sharing screen space. Promising direction
Based on a Gujarati play of the same name, 102 Not Out has been helmed by director Umesh Shukla who has films like Oh My God! 102 Not Out will see Amitabh Bachchan in a quirky avatar. For all the latest Entertainment News, download Indian Express App
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Published: May 3, 2018 6:51:47 am

Amitabh Bachchan and Rishi Kapoor in their quirky avatars for 102 Not Out.