Staying Alive

Released On - 03 Feb 2012     1hr 29min

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Aditya, played by Ananth Mahadevan works as a newspaper sub-editor. His busy schedule has left him very little time for relaxation and fun as a result his life has becomes stressful. His lifestyle too has gone for a toss, with all the work pressure. One fine day when he is going about his usual routines he starts feeling uneasy and comes to the realization that he is having his third hearth attack. Rightly so, he is rushed to the ICU of the hospital. He knows the drill and the procedures as he has been there before.


Next to Aditya, in the hospital ICU, lies another man named Shaukat Ali, played by Saurabh Shukla. He is a dreaded gangster and killed many. His life has been a violent roller coaster and he has survived several attacks from enemies in his lifetime. However, when he is bought today for a heart attack, Shaukat fears for his life. This is his very first heart attack and he doesn’t know what to expect being in the ICU.


Aditya senses the fear tormenting Ali and begins talking to him. Evevntually the two bond over their health problems and move on to other issues plaguing their lives. Over the course of their treatment, Aditya and Shaukat end up becoming friends and form a strong bond. The movie is directed by Anant Mahadevan and produced by Pulakesh Bhowmik. The music is composed by Sanjoy Chowdhury.