Serious Men follows a middle-aged man who cons the country into believing that his 10-year-old son is a genius. The man's frustrating and under-privileged lifestyle forces him to construct a story where his son possesses brilliance and brain.
This comedy-drama is directed by Sudhir Mishra along with Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Shweta Basu Prasad, and Nassar in lead roles. The movie is based on a novel from Manu Joseph with the same name.
Serious Men Movie Review: Nawazuddin Siddiqui's film is a beautiful satire on Indian society Serious Men is a layered film which touches upon many pertinent issues.
AN INTERESTING OBSERVATION ON THE DISTINCTION BETWEEN HAVES AND HAVE-NOTS
A bitingly sharp, satirical look at Aspirational India
Plotwise, the film rests on a foundation of extreme improbability.