Release Date: January 30, 2009 (limited) Studio: Adlabs Films Starring: Farhan Akhtar, Hrithik Roshan, Konkona SenSharma, and Rishi Kapolor Plot Summary:The fantasy sellers and the devoted
audience, the insane love for Cinema mixed with the eccentric notion of
divinity and archaic beliefs; these are the contradictions that keep
this world spinning. The stark reality of living in India juxtaposed
with the fantastical world depicted on screen suddenly begins to make
Sona arrives in Bombay with her dreams of becoming a film star. Wide
eyed but ambitious, she does whatever it takes, to make it. She lives
on her own in a rented apartment - a luxury for most in this bustling
city and spends her time with a motley crew of loyal friends whose
lives are also entwined with Bollywood, each one in search of a bigger
Vikram has just moved to the City leaving the comforts of his parents
Delhi Home. He is a mover, he is used to getting what he wants and is
smart enough to know when to demand it and when to manipulate it. He is
young and handsome, and full of promise. Sona begins to enjoy Vikram's
attention and affections; they develop a romantic relationship.
Rolly is a successful though superstitious producer who only works with
the biggest stars. He is making a potential blockbuster launching the
nubile Nikki Khurana, the 18-year-old daughter of '70s superstar,
Neena. The hero of the film, Zaffar Khan, is Rolly's favorite
superstar. He was launched by Rolly and went on to become a huge draw
at the box office.
The wheels of fate indeed continue to spin favorably for Vikram, as
elsewhere in the industry, havoc spreads on the sets of producer Rommy
Rolly's new film. Vikram is called in for an audition and uses this
opportunity to the fullest. The film is about a slice of Bollywood
life, in which Kismet plays a huge role. Here, notions of superstition,
fate and destiny underline every life, as grand desires and opportunity
converge to form strange patterns. In such an unpredictable climate is
success and failure what others define for you or is it something you
decide for yourself.
"Luck by Chance" is a contemporary tale set in a world desperate to escape its own reality.