Bollywood’s Superstar Shah Rukh Khan’s much awaited film Fan is here. The film has been in news for quite some time and King Khan’s fans all over the world have been eagerly waiting for this day. The film has been in news for its first of its kind technology, SRK’s brand new avatar, make over and what not?
The makers have been constantly raising the curiosity levels higher and higher by launching everything related to the film by SRK’s fans. Be it the film’s teaser, songs or the trailer – it was launched by diehard fans of King Khan. Yashraj film invested in an extensive marketing campaign and it is infact considered as one of the longest marketing campaigns to promote a film in Bollywood.
Gaurav an ardent fan of Superstar Aryan comes to Mumbai to make his dream come true. Gaurav makes all possible attempts to get a glimpse of his favorite hero. But all in vain, till here is what happens to any fan who is eagerly looking forward to meet their idol. But the story takes to the next level when Gaurav’s intentions gets cunning and nasty!
A sweet and happy ride becomes dangerous when Gaurav sets to harm Aryan. From the second half starts the battle between Aryan and Gaurav. The first half of the film travels in a slow pace with small glitches here and there. It it’s the second half which is gripping and makes the entire story an interesting watch.
King Khan is back again in one our favorite avatar – as the baddie! Gaurav’s character in the second half has shades of Baazigar’s Vicky and Darr’s Rahul. Shahrukh gives a spellbound performance as the Superstar and also as the obsessive fan that has become dangerous to his own idol.
One has to give it to the effort that has been put in. The camera work, vfx, make up department, background score and of course for Shahrukh Khan to pull off such a complex role with such ease.
Fan is a brilliant attempt by the makers and everyone must watch it!