电影名称 Life in a Metro
- ——One city. Countless emotions.
- 中文名称 都会爱情故事
- 类型 喜剧 / 戏剧 / 爱情
- 国家 印度
- 语言 印地语
- 时长 2 hr 12 min (132 min)
- 上映时间 11 May 2007 (India)
The lives of a group of people, who live in Mumbai are told in this tale, which revolves around Rahul - who occupies an apartment owned by his uncle, and lets rich and influential people use it for their personal sexual past-times. An ignored and angry young wife, Shikha falls into the arms of a young man named Akash, who wants to be an actor for Indian movies; then there is Shikha's sister, Shruti, who is having an affair with a man named Monty; and finally there is Shikha's teacher, Shivani, who is romancing Amol. Things get complicated when Rahul finds out that Neha, who is his girlfriend, is using this very apartment to meet with Ranjeet, who is Shikha's husband.
Mumbai, the sprawling metropolis, the economic capital of India is synonymous with ambition and a drive for professional success and money-making : something Rahul possesses in ample amounts. Working in a BPO he has found out a sure-shot way to his promotion - the key to his uncle's apartment where he is the house sitter. His colleagues and superiors use the apartment for their sexual escapades and return the favour to Rahul by offering him job incentives and promotions. Rahul loves his colleague Neha, but he's shocked to find out that she is in love with their boss Ranjeet who is a married man and on top of it they use Rahul's apartment for the purpose of their secret dalliance. On the other hand, Ranjeet's married life with Shikha is on the verge of collapse. Unaware of her husband's infidelity, Shikha finds solace in he company of an aspiring actor Akash and their friendship threatens to blossom into a full-fledged affair which might shatter the foundation of Shikha's married life. Meanwhile, Shikha's younger sister Shruti is searching for a suitable groom for herself through marriage portals, and it's then that she meets Monty. She harbours an instant dislike for him but may find out in the course of time that opposites attract, after all. Then there is the story of Shikha's old dance teacher Vaijayanti who is widowed and lives in an old age home and her former love Amol who rekindle their romance in the twilight of their lives, against all odds. The turmoil these relationships go through force these people to make some life-altering decisions.
Shikha Ghosh gets married to Mumbai-based Ranjeet Kapoor and shortly thereafter gives birth to a girl, Rucha. She sacrifices her personal life and career to be a home-maker while Ranjeet continues to be employed in a senior level. Both grow apart, and Ranjeet starts to be negligent. Shikha meets with a struggling stage actor, Akash Sharma, both are attracted to each other and continue to meet secretly. Shikha feels guilty about her affair with Akash and is on the verge of giving up when Ranjeet gives her the devastating news that he is in love with his Secretary, Neha, who is the room-mate of Shruti, Shikha's unmarried sister. Watch what impact this has on Shikha and her affair with Akash.
Six different stories, about nine people, each with different issues and problems, all occurring within one place: the METRO.