Guru Hindi Movie

Feature Film

Guru is a 2007 Indian movie directed by Mani Ratnam starring R. Madhavan, Abhishek Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Vidya Balan. Music for the Movie is composed by A R Rahman.


PLOT/SYNOPSIS:
Villager Idhar village, Gujarat. Don't dream. Dreams never come true, my father, the headmaster of our vill... Show more

Villager


Idhar village, Gujarat.


Don't dream. Dreams never come true, my father, the headmaster of our village school often told me when I was a young boy. But I did dream. As I grew, so did my dreams. Bigger than my outstreatched arms, bigger than my small house, bigger than my village.


I loved Idhar. It was quiet, peaceful, lazy and green. But I knew that my destiny was beyond this village...


I knew that my destiny had to be made by me.



Visionary


Bombay, 1958


When I came to Bombay I had two shirts, a wife, a brother-in-law and Rs.15,000 in a small suitcase to start a business. But all doors were shut for a newcomer. Indian business and trade were run by a handful of the rich and the privileged. Only they were given the licenses, they had the quotas and they controlled all the government and trade. It was an exclusive club where it was imposible for an ordinary middle class newcomer to enter, leave alone succeed. You had to kick the doors open or cajole them open. I did both. I did not take no for an answer. And that's because I can never hear the word no.


Winner


40 Years.


We started Shakti Trading in a 350 sq feet room, with one telephone, one table and three chairs.


Today Shakti Corporation is the first Indian company to enter the Forbes top 500 list.


People ask me how this happened.


I say by thinking...


Think Big, Think Ahead and Think Fast.



SONGS
Barso Re Song
Singers: Shreya Ghoshal   Music By: A R Rahman   Song Written By: Gulzar   Features: Aishwarya Rai Bachchan  

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Cast & Crew Details:
R. Madhavan
Abhishek Bachchan
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
Vidya Balan
Mithun Chakraborty
Mallika Sherawat

Director: Mani Ratnam
Production Company: Madras Talkies
Music Director: A R Rahman
Song Lyrics Writer: Gulzar
Cinematographer: Rajiv Menon
Editor: A. Sreekar Prasad
Art Designer: Samir Chanda
Screenplay Writer: Vijay Krishna Acharya
Original Story Writer: Mani Ratnam
Action Choregrapher: Vikram Dharma


Guru IN THE NEWS

Rahman named best music director at IIFA - Jun 08, 2008
Madhavan's kid behind his chemistry with Vidya - May 19, 2008
Mithun to play Sylvester Stallone's role - Sep 17, 2007
Bappi Lahiri was sentimental singing for Abhishek - Jun 25, 2007
'Tere bina' is the hot favourite this week - Apr 09, 2007
'Barso re' once again crowned top song - Apr 01, 2007
Ratnam goes by film content, not genre - Mar 26, 2007
'Barso re' continues its reign - Mar 26, 2007
'Barso re' rules the Bollywood music charts - Mar 15, 2007
Why should we care for the Oscars, asks Mani Ratnam - Mar 04, 2007
Like Guru, Mani knew 'Guru' would be a hit - Feb 22, 2007
Abhishek detractors should eat loads of humble pie: Amitabh - Feb 07, 2007
'Guru' declared tax-free in Uttar Pradesh - Feb 06, 2007
Vidya denies rift with Aishwarya - Jan 31, 2007
It's another high to work with newer lot: Ratnam - Jan 28, 2007
Ash-Abhishek make first public appearance post engagement - Jan 27, 2007
GURU is doing great business in Bangalore - Jan 22, 2007
My son is a better dancer than me, says Mithun - Jan 18, 2007
I'm happiest father alive after Abhishek's 'Guru': Amitabh - Jan 18, 2007
No more screen kisses for Madhavan after 'Guru' - Jan 17, 2007
'Barso re' holds top slot this week too - Jan 16, 2007
'Guru' opens with a big bang in US - Jan 16, 2007
Abhishek Bachchan returns to work - Jan 15, 2007
I'm over the moon, says Amitabh after son's engagement - Jan 15, 2007
Bachchans, Aishwarya to visit Guruvayoor - Jan 15, 2007
NYT hails Guru's US debut as a 'cultural phenomenon' - Jan 14, 2007
Finally, Abhishek comes into his own - Jan 14, 2007
Amitabh confirms Aishwarya, Abhishek engagement - Jan 14, 2007
Mani Ratnam and the fine art of commercial cinema - Jan 14, 2007
Aishwarya dazzles at 'Guru' premiere - Jan 13, 2007
Thousands throng 'Guru' premiere in Toronto - Jan 12, 2007
Abhishek was the first choice for 'Guru': Mani Ratnam - Jan 10, 2007
'Guru': Cinderella story of a villager who makes it big - Jan 09, 2007
Canada mayor invites 'Guru' crew for world premiere - Jan 09, 2007
Rahman rules the charts with 'Barso re' - Jan 08, 2007
Mallika is a fabulous co-star, says Abhishek - Jan 08, 2007
Abhishek hopes 'Guru' will be his best film - Jan 07, 2007
Aishwarya Rai offers prayers in Pushkar - Dec 28, 2006
Rahman adds two more songs to 'Guru' - Dec 22, 2006
'Guru' world premiere to be held in Toronto - Dec 21, 2006
Rahman proves his class in 'Guru' - Dec 17, 2006
Madhavan plays journalist in Mani Rathnam's 'Guru' - Nov 24, 2006
Bollywood tunes itching to go global - Nov 19, 2006
Gulzar continues fun streak with 'Guru' - Nov 13, 2006
Music of Mani Ratnam's 'Guru' released - Nov 05, 2006


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