Bhoothnath  Movie Review Hindi Movie Review
Review for the film " Bhoothnath"
Runtime: 2 Hours 49 Minutes
Certificate: U
Released: 09-05-2008
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
3.75 / 5.0

The two big stars of Bollywood industry Amitabh Bachchan and Shahrukh Khan have come together in another movie. It is enough to attract the audience to watch. The story revolves around the “bhoot” and a little boy. Let’s see what the movie has in store for us.


The theme of the movie is friendship between a little boy and a ghost. Banku moves to an ancestral bungalow with his parents. His father Shah Rukh Khan works in the cruise line. Though they know that the bungalow is spooky, they don’t heed to it.

Banku develops a rapport with a ghost Amitabh Bachchan. In the meantime, Amitabh’s son comes to the bungalow with the idea of selling it. This makes Amitabh furious, and he petrifies the buyers.

Juhi comes to learn about the  “bhoot” haunting her house, and the latter tells about his past and how he has come to such a situation to the mother and son. He revealed that his son had forsaken him. 

What does Shah Rukh and Juhi do to get salvation for Amitabh? Watch the movie to know. 


Debutant director Vivek Sharma tries earnestly to put things in his favor, and he has achieved in his attempt to a commendable extent.

Star Performances

Amitabh Bachchan has given a topnotch performance, and his scenes with Aman prove as to why he is considered an actor par excellence. As for Aman Siddiqui, he has done his role with utter conviction; he wins your heart with his sweet smile and dialogue delivery. Juhi Chawla and Shah Rukh also does their job well while Satish Shah rocks in comedy.

What`s there?

  • The scenes where Aman and Amitabh are together will strike the right chord with the audiences.
  • The special effects are one of the major highlights of the movie. 

What`s not there?

The movie could have had more twists and turns. 


Watch Bhootnath for the exemplary performances of Amitabh Bachchan and Aman Siddiqui. Also, the movie can be surely watched once by every member of the family.