Machine (2017 film)

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Machine (2017 film) Poster.jpg
Theatrical poster
Directed by Abbas–Mustan
Produced by Haresh Patel
Pranay Chokshi
Written by Sanjeev Kaul
Starring Mustafa Burmawalla
Kiara Advani
Ronit Roy
Supriya Karnik
Music by Songs:
Tanishk Bagchi
Dr Zeus
Viju Shah
Background score:
Sandeep Shirodkar
Cinematography Dilshad V. A.
Edited by Hussain A Burmawala
Pen Movies,
Abbas-Mustan Productions
Distributed by AD Films (Haresh Patel)
Release date
17 March 2017
Running time
138 minutes
Country India
Language Hindi
Budget 30 crores[1]
Box office 23.7crores[1]

Machine is a 2017 Indian Hindi romantic thriller film, directed by Abbas–Mustan. The film stars debutant Mustafa Burmawala and Kiara Advani in the lead roles. The film has been produced by Jayantilal Gada (PEN), Haresh Patel (AD Films), Pranay Chokshi, Abbas Mustan Films Productions and Dhaval Jayantilal Gada.[2][3] The movie released on 17 March 2017. The movie was extensively shot in Georgia.[4]


Machine depicts the story of racing enthusiasts Sarah (Kiara Advani) daughter of very rich businessman Balraj Thapar (Ronit Roy) and Ransh (Mustafa Burmawalla), who meet each other due to circumstances. Sarah is beaten by Ransh at a car race event, Sarah later finds out Ransh; new in college, is her new classmate. As their bond becomes stronger, they eventually fall in love and after the accidental death of her friend/secret lover Aditya (Eshan Shanker) their common friend, they get married. However, Ransh deceived Sarah as he is told to and kills her for her money and property by throwing her off a cliff. She is eventually saved by her college lover Aditya's twin brother Raj (Eshan Shanker) who is a Commando in the Indian Army. Then Sarah and Raj come to know the exact reason about her killing when they find out Ransh was doing all this on someone's orders and he is duping another rich businessman's daughter. They trace him and find that her own father had planned all these due to a very convoluted reason. He is not Sarah's biological father and they come to know that he only raised her as his own daughter for her wealth. He even kills Sarah's parents by planning it like an accident. When he was about to pull his gun to shoot her, Sarah shoots him and burns him alive with all the money he looted so far by shooting the main power socket. They both eventually try take revenge from Ransh ,but Sarah tells that she is deeply in love with him and also, how can she kill him as he is only a "MACHINE". HE does whatever is fitted into his mind, whatever instructed, he never realized her love for him, and tried to murder her. After this when Ransh understands, he comes forward, Raj sees the gun lying just beside Ransh and throws a knife for safety of Sara, and Ransh realizes what he actually is. He realizes that he has his own brain and heart. At the end Ransh understands he is truly in love with Sara and dies in the end committing his true love for Sarah leaving Sarah sad.[5]


Release and Critical Reception[edit]

The Times Of India gave the film a negative review, criticizing the plot and the lack of subtlety in the film.[6] The Indian Express gave the film 1.5/5 rating, calling out the acting and lack of charisma from the actors.[7]


The music for the film is composed by Tanishk Bagchi. Lyrics are penned by Arafat Mehmood, Niket Pandey, Mohammed Irfan and Jasmine Sandlas. Music rights have been acquired by T-Series.

Soundtrack album by Dr Zeus
Released 21 February 2017
Recorded 2016–2017
Genre Film Soundtrack
Length 26:25
Language Hindi
Label T-Series
Director Abbas–Mustan
Producer Abbas–Mustan
1."Itna Tumhe"Arafat MehmoodTanishk BagchiYasser Desai, Shashaa Tirupati3:48
2."Chatur Naar"Niket Pandey, IkkaRahul Dev Burman (Recreated by: Tanishk Bagchi)Nakash Aziz, Shashaa Tirupati, Rap by: Ikka4:00
3."Brake An Fail"Jasmine Sandlas, Ikka Jasmine Sandlas, Rajveer Singh, Rap by: Ikka4:39
4."To Hi Toh Mera"Arafat MehmoodTanishk BagchiYasser Desai4:13
5."Tera Junoon"Arafat MehmoodTanishk BagchiJubin Nautiyal6:04
6."Cheez Badi"Anand Bakshi (Additional Lyrics by: Shabbir Ahmed)Viju Shah (Recreated by: Tanishk Bagchi)Udit Narayan, Neha Kakkar3:42
Total length:26:25