The new hindi movie “Guzarish” has been released on 19 Nov 2010, Directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali, staring cast Hrithik Roshan and Aishwariya Rai Bachan. This is the third time Aishariya and Hrithik are costarring together, Guzarish is a unique story which moves around the magician Ethan Mascarenhas( Hrithik Roshan) who paralyses after a severe accident while showing a magic trick, Although that magician is a very strong person but he gives up after 14 years of suffering, than he decides to file a petition in the court for euthanasia (mercy killing).
Here the actual story begins because after being paralyzed Ethen becomes the Radio Jockey of an FM Station called Radio Zindagi. His listeners get shocked after coming to know about his mercy killing appeal because Ethen is the person who always gives hope and courage to others. Sofia D’Souza (Aishwarya Rai) is Ethen’s elegant and loyal nurse who takes care of him from past 12 years. The movie depicts the feeling of those people who face a lot of ups and down in their lives specially when they are unable to fulfill their basic needs such as Ethen. Although he was a very jolly person, he makes others smile, always tell them not to give up. But being a human being he fails to fight with his unfortunate situation, he loses hope of being able to walk ever again and live a normal life.
He decides to die and in this regard he takes help of his lawyer Devyani Dutta (Shernaz Patel) to file a petition for him, she herself is not convinced but somehow she agrees and files a petition in the court. Sophia comes to know about it through a newspaper which was obviously disappointing for her as she has given 12 years of her life to Ethen, she also gets angry with Devyani that she is supporting Ethen in such a miserable thing.
Aishwarya Rai looks stunning in the song “URI”, Hrithik also does justice to his role. Ethen loses his case as the court does not agree with the idea of mercy killing. Ethen feels very depressed and he could not even react the way he wants. Devyani Dutta (Shernaz Patel) gives him advice to ask his listeners to support him in his appeal. He faces a lot of criticism as most of the people are against him and his listeners want him to live and spread magic through his message, the very first vote that he gets in his favour comes from his x-girlfriend Estella Francis (Monikangana Dutta) who used to work with him in his magic shows. Nobody can understand his pain and helpless situation except her.
Once again court rejects his petition and he loses his case. During his case he also loses his mother Isabel who is also enquired while his petition and supports his son as she understands his condition.Sophia and Ethen both are affectionate towards each other but never express their feelings. But when Sophia is dragged away by her husband and that is the time when both realize what they mean to each other. Another beauty of Ethen’s character is that he wants to teach his magical tricks to Omer who is keen to learn magic, Although he knows that he is the son of Yasser Siddique (Ash Chandler) who was his ex best friend and was responsible for his unfortunate condition.
Gradually Sophia realizes the pain he is going through and how difficult it is to live like this. When she returns to Ethen they both express their feelings and Ethen proposes her for marriage which Sophia accepts.
Sophia also tells Ethen that she will help him in euthanasia. Last day of Ethen’s life, he is very happy as was going to get rid of his suffering and pain he invites all his friends to have a last dinner with him and discloses that Sophia now is his wife.