Bhoothnath [translation: "Lord of Ghosts"] is a Bollywood ghost movie starring Amitabh Bachchan, Juhi Chawla, Shahrukh Khan, Aman Siddiqui, Priyanshu Chatterjee and Rajpal Yadav. It is directed by Vivek Sharma and produced by Ravi Chopra. The film is an adaptation of the Oscar Wilde short-story The Canterville Ghost..
Aditya [Shahrukh Khan] is an Engineer on a cruise line, and lives a wealthy lifestyle along with his wife, Anjali [Juhi Chawla], and a school-going son, Aman [Aman Siddiqui]. They decide to re-locate to Goa and rent a bungalow, Nath Villa, that was built in 1964. They are made aware that the bungalow is haunted, but they disregard this. While the family works, Aditiya has to go back to the cruise line to work for three months, Aman is enrolled in St. Francis High School, and Anjali hires a drunken thief, Anthony [Rajpal Yadav], as a helper to clean the house. Shortly thereafter Aman starts getting in trouble in school, and is reprimanded by Principal J.J. Irani [Satish Shah]. To make matters worse, he also starts making up stories of a new friend Bhoothnath. Anjali disregards this, but during a stage performance, a local resident tells her that Aman is mimicking the former owner of Nath Villa. Anjali will soon find out that indeed the bungalow is haunted by its former owner - Kailash Nath [Amitabh Bachchan] - who has taken a morbid liking to Aman, and will not permit them to vacate the house under any circumstance. However, When Anjali gets aware of this, she quickly tells Aditiya everything about this, and Aditiya rushes back to the house. Aditiya gets Bhoothnaths son and hires a Death ceremony for him. While Bhoothnath is leaving and going back to heaven he promises Aman that every time he thinks of him, he will appear in front of Aman.
The film received favourable reviews. Appreciating the way the film was directed at shot. The reviews were positive. The movie was also applaused for not being that scary for the kids.
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