The makers of Main Hoon Na are back with the biggest film of 2007! - Om Shanti Om!
Farah Khan, one of the most accomplished directors in India, weaves a spectacular story of romance, revenge and reincarnation.
Om Shanti Om is a romantic saga of a boy next door, Om Prakash Makhija (Shah Rukh Khan) who works as a junior artiste in bollywood in the 70 s. He is madly in love with the superstar of that time, Shantipriya (Deepika Padukone). His dreams and aspirations to become a superstar and be with his lady love are thwarted as he witnesses the brutal murder of his beloved Shantipriya by a mercenary producer Mukesh Mehra (Arjun Rampal). Om Prakash dies, trying to save his Shanti. But destiny has something else in store when Om Prakash a junior artiste returns as Om Kapoor the superstar of 2007!! His journey of rediscovering himself, his past life and avenging the death of his beloved is the story of Om Shanti Om!
Om Shanti Om is a tribute, especially to the joyous and exultant era of Bollywood the swinging 70 s! It has captured the imagination of the audiences worldwide with its dramatic storytelling, musical narration and stunning performances, making it the Highest Grossing film of Bollywood ever!
Omprakash Makhija is a junior artiste in the film industry. He yearns to be a top star like Shantipriya whom he admires and also loves. One day, Omprakash saves Shantipriya s life while shooting for a film. Shantipriya feels obliged towards him. Top film producer Mukesh Mehra is married to Shantipriya but he is not prepared to go public with the marriage. When she tells him that she is carrying his child, he locks her in a studio and sets it on fire. Omprakash is in the studio compound and all his efforts to save Shantipriya are futile. He dies thereafter. Shantipriya also breathes her last in the fire. On the same day on which Omprakash expires in hospital, a top star s wife delivers a baby boy in the maternity ward of the same hospital. The baby boy, Om Kapoor, grows up to become a top star. As time passes, Om Kapoor gets visions of his past life till it is clear that he is Omprakash Makhija reborn. Thirty years after Omprakash and Shantipriya s deaths, producer Mukesh now called Mike because of his base having shifted to Hollywood resurfaces. Om now seeks revenge on Mike by planning a film with him.