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Wake Up Sid

13+
October 2, 2009
2hr 18min
Status: released

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Wake Up Sid Movie Details:

Country India
Language Hindi
GenreRomance, Comedy, Drama
Release dateOctober 2, 2009
Running time2hr 18min
Certificate13+
StarringRanbir Kapoor
Konkana Sen Sharma
Directed by Ayan Mukerji
Written byStory and Screenplay:
Ayan Mukerji
Dialogues:
Niranjan Iyengar
Produced byHiroo Yash Johar
Karan Johar
Cinematography by Anil Mehta
Edited by Shan Mohammed
Music byScore:
Amit Trivedi
Songs:
Shankar–Ehsaan–Loy
Amit Trivedi
Production CompanyDharma Productions
Distributor UTV Motion Pictures

Wake Up Sid Movie Cast & Characters:

  • Ranbir Kapoor as Siddharth “Sid” Mehra
  • Konkona Sen Sharma as Aisha Banerjee
  • Anupam Kher as Ram Mehra
  • Supriya Pathak as Sarita Mehra
  • Rahul Khanna as Kabir Choudhary
  • Kashmera Shah as Sonia Gill
  • Shikha Talsania as Laxmi Inder Advani
  • Namit Das as Rishi Atul Raheja
  • Krutika Bolaki as Neha, Rishi’s love interest
  • Rahul Pendkalkar as Sanjay “Sanju” Bapat
  • Sanat Sawant as Jay Mehra
  • Shruti Bapna as Debbie
  • Nitin Chatterjee as a restaurant steward
  • Kainaz Motivala as Tanya Lathia
  • Mukesh Rawal as Mr. Lathia, Tanya’s Father, Ram Mehra’s close friend
  • Atisha Naik as Sanju’s mother
  • Asif Ali Baig as Raj
  • Munir Kabani as Amit, Head Photographer at Mumbai Beat
  • Mohsin Ali Khan as Chhotu, Sid’s servant
  • Huzefa Gadiwala

Storyline:

Freeloading off his wealthy parents, an unambitious brat is compelled to reevaluate his choices when a mature, goal-oriented woman enters his life.

Wake Up Sid Movie Budget & Box Office Collection:

Budget₹18 crore
Opening Day₹3.66 crore
Domestic Collection₹38.13 crore
International Collection$1,890,000
Worldwide Collection₹47.10 crore

About Wake Up Sid Movie:

Wake Up Sid is a Hindi romantic comedy-drama film written and directed by Ayan Mukerji. The film stars Ranbir Kapoor and Konkona Sen Sharma in the lead roles along with Anupam Kher, Supriya Pathak, Rahul Khanna, and Kashmera Shah in supporting roles.

The film was entirely shot in Mumbai, covering the areas of South Mumbai and Bandra. The college sequence was shot at H. R. College of Commerce and Economics near Churchgate, Mumbai.

Wake Up Sid was released on October 2, 2009, and received widespread critical acclaim. Critics praised its novel concept, themes, direction, story, screenplay, soundtrack, and the performances of the cast. The film is now available on Netflix.

At the 55th Filmfare Awards, Wake Up Sid received 9 nominations, including Best Film, Best Director (Mukerji), Best Actor (Kapoor) and Best Supporting Actress (Pathak), and won 3 awards – Best Actor (Critics) (Kapoor), Best Debut Director (Mukerji, tying with Zoya Akhtar for Luck by Chance) and Best Female Playback Singer (Kavita Seth for “Iktara”).

Wake Up Sid was a commercial success at the box office. Its opening weekend gross was ₹21.5 crore (US$2.6 million) of which the domestic gross was ₹17 crore (US$2.0 million). It was number one at the box office during its first and second weeks, number four during its third week, and number three during its fourth week.

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