Turning 30!!! (2011)

Movie


Turning 30!!! (2011)

Turning 30 is Naina's story as she grapples with heartbreak, and a crisis in her advertising career in the face of her 30th birthday. And as she fights her anxiety and fears about being 30 years old, Naina realises there's a lot of growing up to be done. Set in the heart of urban Mumbai, Turning 30!!. is a humorous and heart-warming take on a single young woman's journey of finding herself, discovering love and blossoming into a woman of substance.
India
IMDb  5.2 /10
Creators
Director Alankrita Shrivastava
Writer Kumaar
Writer Prashant Pandey
Writer Goutam Raam
Writer Suhas Shetty
Writer Alankrita Shrivastava
Information
Release Date2011-01-14
Runtime2h 1mins
GenreComedy, Drama, Romance
Content RatingNot Rated (Not Rated)
Awards
CompanyPrakash Jha Productions
CountryIndia
LanguageHindi, English
Naina Singh
Rishabh Puri
Rukhsana Ali Sarin (as Jenewa Talwar)
Anita Kanwal
Anita Kanwal
Mrs. Singh
Rahul Singh
Rahul Singh
Advocate Arvind
Samar Sarila
Samar Sarila
Ranjeet
Sameer Malhotra
Sameer Malhotra
Jamie
Yamini Punjwani
Vicky
Vicky
Somesh Agarwal
Somesh Agarwal
Astrologer
Freny Bhagat
Freny Bhagat
Dancing Lady with different Coloured Hair

Turning 30

Turning 30!!! is a 2011 Indian romance film produced by Prakash Jha and is also the directorial debut of Alankrita Shrivastava, a longtime assistant of Jha.

The movie features Gul Panag, Siddharth Makkar and Purab Kohli, with music composed by the music director duo of Sidharth-Suhas, whose past works include Dil Dosti and Bhram.The film is a young urban love story and women centric film.


Plot

Turning 30 is the story of the protagonist of the movie Naina (Gul Panag) who is about to celebrate her big three oh and life is a perfect picture with a good job and the perfect guy. However, things turn into a nightmare when her boyfriend breaks up with her to marry a girl who can finance his fathers failing business. She has some setbacks at work when the credit for all her ideas and hardwork goes to undeserving people. With few days left for her birthday she is in a mess - constantly trying to win the guy back. The movie also tells the stories of her two best friends Malini and Ruksana who stand by her and support her though they are going through some rough patches in their lives.


Cast

  • Gul Panag as Naina
  • Purab Kohli as Jay
  • Siddharth Makkar as Rishab
  • Tillotama Shome as Malini
  • Jeneva Talwar as Ruksana
  • Anita Kanwar as Naina's Mother
  • Rahul Singh
  • Sameer Malhotra
  • Bikramjeet Kanwarpal
  • Satyadeep Mishra
  • Karaan Singh
  • Ira Dubey in a Special Appearance
  • Anuj Tikku as Annirudh

Review

NDTV movie review gave 2 out of 5 stars stating "..what sinks this ship is the lame writing". Rediff movies review gave 1.5 out 5 stating "..A film can't be both empowering and embarrassing -- and here the latter is painfully predominant"


Soundtrack

The music is composed by Siddharth-Suhas. Lyrics are penned by Suhas, Kumaar, Ram Goutam, and Prashant Pandey.

Track listing

No.TitleLyricsPerformer(s)Length
1."My Kajra"KumaarSaptak, Shashaa Tirupati4:21
2."Sapney"KumaarSuhas4:38
3."Tinka Tinka"Raam GoutamHamza Faruqui4:46
4."Turning 30!!!"SuhasAditi Singh Sharma4:31
5."Will You Marry Me....."Prashant PandeySuraj Jagan, Aparna Dauria4:13
6."My Kajra - Remix"KumaarSaptak, Shashaa Tirupati4:03
7."Turning 30!!! - Remix"SuhasAditi Singh Sharma3:44