Mandira Bedi, Sammir Dattani, Purab Kohli, Bikram Saluja,
Prashant Chainani, Nausheen Sardar Ali, Nauheed Cyrusi,
Director: Nisha Chainani
42 Kms the hindi film showcases how in life, each one of
us are always on the run. We run with different motives
for different goals at different periods of our life.
Some run for love, some for peace and others for money,
or just for the fun of it. There is no escape from it.
This film has 5 ordinary stories with different journeys
and different destinations which appear unique in each
sense - but same 42 kms to run! It is an inspirational
journey of perseverance and personal triumph.
The film is a journey of 5 people from diverse
backgrounds leading a happy life. There comes a
situation, when their world collapses and circumstances
in life force them to push their limits beyond their
thoughts. It takes them to a level where they emerge
victorious under adverse circumstances and shattered
There is a 42 kilometers marathon run, and each of them
has different reasons for competing in the race.
Life is a sport for Sanjeev (Sameer Dattani). He is a
young talented footballer from Goa. His eyes are on his
goal, 'becoming the greatest footballer in the country'.
But life has other plans for Sanjeev. Diagnosed with a
critical condition, his leg gets amputated. Dumped by
the love of his life, all he is left with is shattered
dreams and devastated confidence. But Sanjeev was not
the one to give up. He wants to reclaim his lost
courage, glory and spirit.
Sanjana - Mandira Bedi
Sanjeev - Sameer Dattani
Raju - Purab Kohli
Sapna - Nausheen Ali Sardar
Divya - Nauheed Cyrusi
Ravi Anand - Bikram Saluja
Sameer - Prashant Chainani
Sumitra - Mahima Mehta
Sanjana’s Husband - Gautam Kapoor
Dara Singh Randhawa
The first one is Sanjana (Mandira Bedi), a housewife
whose world is restricted to her dream home, two
endearing children and loving husband. All is fine and
going on well with her life until she realizes that that
she had become so complacent in her own world that she
forgot her true identity.
For Ravi Anand (Bikram Saluja), work and success are the
only things that drive him in life. He has no time for
anything but his most ambitious project, which he hopes
will take him closer to his goal of being one of the
country's premier businessmen. A meeting with his
investors goes in a direction he never ever fathomed. Ravi
Anand has never run away from a situation in the past. But
this one is different. This time he has to run. He has to
run 42kms to prove to his investors that they are in good
Raju (Purab Kohli) is a young
lad from a small village. Son of a wealthy farmer, his
life revolves around his girlfriend Sumitra (Mahima
Mehta). But when Sumitra's father rejects a good for
nothing bum such as Raju, he now has a challenge of
proving his metal, not to others, but to himself. Raju is
then motivated to participate in the marathon to regain
his self esteem.
looks and charisma, Sameer (Prashant Chainani) had earned
an image of being a Casanova. But when he meets Divya (Nauheed
Cyrusi), a simple, honest and strong headed girl, who
knows how to put him in place, little did he know that his
life is about to change forever. Only this time it is his
own Casanova image that comes to haunt him and he has to
prove his love.
The movie is about how running for the Mumbai
International Marathon, changed their lives. 42 Kms is an
average fare from the entertainment angle, even the songs
are ordinary to average.
Shaami M. Irfan
Producer Eastern Union Entertainment
Director Nisha Chainani
Music Tubby Parik