Naani (2004)

 ●  Telugu ● Running Time: TBA

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This offbeat, family-oriented fantasy drama revolves around the adventures of an 8-year old kid, Naani (Ashok Galla). Disgruntled and angry with his mother (Devayani), for what he feels is her mistreatment of him, he impulsively attempts suicide. Unable to deal with the pressures of childhood, Naani seeks the help of a scientist named Science (Raghuvaran) about a way to become an adult overnight. Dancing to his whims, the mad-cap scientist gives him an injection, which turns Naani a 28 year-old handsome hunk (Mahesh Babu). Luckily, his finds work at a toy company, as a product manager, whose job is to test the market's latest toys. His kid-mind helps him make great decisions and soon his boss' (Nassar) daughter Priya (Amisha Patel), falls in love with his innocence and good nature. Over time however, he realizes that his mother is the epitome of love, and wants to go back to her. The mad scientist now tries to bring him back to normal. But complications arise as he becomes an 8 year old during day and 28 year old during night! How this is sorted out forms the rest of this fantastic tale.

Cast: Ameesha Patel, Mahesh Babu

Crew: KV Guhan (Director of Photography), AR Rahman (Music Director), Aditya Music (Music Director)

Genres: Romance

Release Dates: 14 May 2004 (India)

Telugu Name: నాని

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Did you know? Although the Tamil version of the movie became a surprise box office blockbuster, this movie failed to impress audiences, primarily because they could not accept an action-hero playing the role of an eight-year-old in an adult's body. Read More
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Film Type:
Feature Film
Language:
Telugu
Colour Info:
Color
Frame Rate:
24 fps
Aspect Ratio:
2.35 : 1
Stereoscopy:
No
Music Label: Aditya Music
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Music Director: AR Rahman
Playback Singer: P Unnikrishnan, Sadhana Sargam
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Playback Singer: Hariharan, Harini
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Trivia:
Although the Tamil version of the movie became a surprise box office blockbuster, this movie failed to impress audiences, primarily because they could not accept an action-hero playing the role of an eight-year-old in an adult's body.

This movie was simultaneously made in Tamil as well, with the writer, producer and director S. J. Surya, also playing the lead role, along with Simran.