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Comedy | Drama | Suspense and Thriller

Hindi,English | 2 hr 18 min | Release Date Feb 06, 2015

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Shamitabh : Release Date, Trailer, Cast & Songs

About Shamitabh

Shamitabh was released on Feb 06, 2015 and was directed by R. Balki and Ilaiyaraaja .This movie is 2 hr 18 min in duration and is available in Hindi and English languages. Amitabh Bachchan, Abhinaya, Dhanush, Rukmini Vijayakumar, Akshara Haasan and Rekha are playing as the star cast in this movie. You can watch the movie online on Airtel Xstream/ Prime Video/ ZEE5/ Eros Now, as long as you are a subscriber to the video streaming OTT platform. Shamitabh scores a 6.6 digit binge rating out of 10 and is a good movie to watch in the Comedy, Drama and Suspense and Thriller genres.

Promotion and Interview Videos

SHAMITABH (Full Music Launch) | Amitabh Bachchan, Dhanush, Rajinikanth & Akshara Haasan - YouTube
  • Shamitabh' (2015) Promotion Events Full Video | Amitabh Bachchan, Dhanush, Akshara Haasan - YouTube

  • Comedy Nights With Kapil | कॉमेडी नाइट्स विद कपिल | Ep. 144 | Sha Sha Sha Shamitabh - YouTube

Popular Dialogues

  • 1.Yeh awaaz ek kutte ke mooh se bhi achchi lagegi

  • 2.Jab hum kisi cheez ko bahut, bahut, bahut, bahut, bahut chahte hai na ... toh woh mil hi jaati hai

  • 3.Hai koi pani joh chadti hai whiskey ke bina ... pani needs whiskey ... whiskey mein zaroorat nahi kiski

  • 4.Mujhse pehle zero, baad mein bhi zero ... bas beech mein hero ... kyun ki zero ke peeche ek hero hota hai

  • 5.Jab audio ki vajah se video chalta hai ... usko picture kaise bula sakte hai ... it is not picture, it is mixture

  • 6.Mere paas botal hai, glass hai, pani hai, pyas hai, chakna hai, chicken hai ... par meri daru kiske paas hai yaar?

Movie Awards and Nomination

  • Apsara Film Producers Guild Awards (2016)
  • Apsara Award [Nominee] Best Debut Actress: Akshara Haasan


1. Shamitabh was music director Illyaraja's 1000th film.
2. Shah Rukh Khan was director R. Balki's first choice (SHamitabh). Since Khan was unavailable, he went with Dhanush instead. 3. Amitabh says in the film that because of his voice he was rejected for a job at All India Radio; in reality, during his early days as a struggling actor, Amitabh Bachchan was also rejected by All India Radio for a job due to his voice.
4. Shamitabh is the first Bollywood movie to be shot in Finland. The shooting took place at Helsinki airport.
5. Dhanush's second Hindi language film after Ranjhanaa (2013).
6. During the shooting of the film in Finland, a snowstorm hit the area where the crew was filming a song. They had to walk for 10 kilometers with their heavy equipment to get to shelter.
7. Amitabh Bachchan and Akshara Haasan's characters share the same first name as them. Even Dhanush's character of Daanish has a similar sounding first name.
8. Filmcity, Filmistan, and Famous (the three film studios shown in the film) are all famous studios in Mumbai.
9.R. Balki had to choose from 76 people for the lead female role in Shamitabh. Akshara Haasan eventually got the part.
10. The idea of the movie struck the director whilst he was on his way to Amitabh Bachchan's residence for the actor's 69th birthday party.
11. The third collaboration was between director R. Balki and actor Amitabh Bachchan. The previous two forms being Cheeni Kum (2007) and Paa (2009).
12. Akshara Hasan has worn only black color outfits throughout the film, she also says that she only prefers to wear black being her favorite color.
13. Amitabh quotes a line from Mughal-E-Azam (1960), Amitabh Bachchan was the narrator of Mughal-E-Azam's prequel Jodhaa Akbar (2008).
14. Amitabh Bachchan sang the Pidli song himself.
  • Budget

    45 Crores

  • Filming Location

    Igatpuri, Nasik, Maharashtra, India

  • Satellites Rights

    Zee Network

  • Production Details

    Hope Productions ,Amitabh Bachchan Corporation Limited (A.B.C.L.)

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Shamitabh FAQ's

The release date of Shamitabh is Feb 06, 2015.

Shamitabh scores a 6.56 digit binge rating out of 10 and is a good movie to watch.

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The star cast of Shamitabh are : Amitabh Bachchan, Abhinaya, Dhanush, Rukmini Vijayakumar, Akshara Haasan and Rekha.

Shamitabh is directed by R. Balki and Ilaiyaraaja.

You can watch Shamitabh online on Airtel Xstream, Prime Video, ZEE5 and Eros Now.

This movie is available in Hindi and English languages.

This movie is available in Comedy, Drama and Suspense and Thriller genres.


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