: डोर, translation
: String Urdu
: ڈور) is a 2006 Indian film drama
, written and directed by Nagesh Kukunoor
and features Ayesha Takia
, Gul Panag
and Shreyas Talpade
as the lead actors. The film, which is a remake of the award-winning Malayalam
(2004), was well received by the critics after its release on 22 September 2006. Dor
, which also released on a DVD, garnered rave reviews from both critics and movie buffs.
The film, which was produced by Elahe Hiptoola
, had cinematography
by Sudeep Chatterjee
by Sanjib Datta. For the film that had Hindi
as the predominant language with a sporadic use of Urdu
composed the background score for the film.
The film is about two women who come from different backgrounds and how fate brings them together. Meera (Ayesha Takia
), a young woman who becomes a widow shortly after marriage, is trapped by tradition. Zeenat (Gul Panag
), on the other hand, faces the daunting task of saving the life of her husband, who is on trial for murder. A bahuroopiya
) helps her reach Meera, who holds the "string" to Zeenat's hope. The companionship that develops between Meera and Zeenat results in redemption for both.
Zeenat (Gul Panag
) is an independent Muslim
woman living in Himachal Pradesh
. She agrees to marry Amir Khan, her boyfriend despite his parents' reservations. After their marriage,... Read More