IMDb Rating: 9.3/10
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Director: Akhilesh Jaiswal
Release Date: November 24, 2023
Star Cast: Khushali Kumar, Tusharr Khanna, Milind Soman
Storyline: Beautiful journey through the depths of the underwater world as we witness a gripping tale of grief and healing unfold before our eyes. “Starfish” is a cinematic marvel that immerses audiences in a mesmerizing underwater world skillfully crafted by director Akhilesh Jaiswal. The film’s intricate world-building and breathtaking underwater scenes showcase a diver’s life navigating the depths while working for a dredging company. Kushali Kumar’s remarkable portrayal of Tara Salgoankar, grappling with her past through panic attacks, is a testament to her tremendous acting prowess. The screenplay weaves a compelling narrative as Tara embarks on a journey to unravel the mysteries surrounding her mother’s sudden demise, featuring twists and turns that keep viewers on the edge of their seats. Tushar Khanna, portraying the righteous navy officer Aman, adds stability and chemistry alongside Kumar, while Ehan Bhatt’s carefree soul, Neil, leaves a lasting impact with charm and wit. Milind Soman, as Arlo, becomes the needle that threads the story to its epiphanic end.