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Moor (2015)

| Drama | 2015 (Pakistan)
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After the death of the family's matriarch, her husband and son must confront not only the corruption in society around them but the corruption within themselves.

Director:

Jami (as Jamshed Mahmood Raza)

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Jami (story), Jami | 5 more credits »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Joshinder Chaggar Joshinder Chaggar ... Sarah
Nayyar Ejaz Nayyar Ejaz ... Talat
Abdullah Jan Ghaznavi Abdullah Jan Ghaznavi ... (as Abdullah Ghaznavi)
Sultan Hussain Sultan Hussain ... Lalu
Sonya Hussyn ... Amber (as Sonia Hussain)
Abdullah Jan Abdullah Jan
Shaz Khan ... Ehsaan
Samiya Mumtaz Samiya Mumtaz ... Palwasha
Ishtiaq Omar Ishtiaq Omar ... Asghar (as Omar)
Abdul Qadir Abdul Qadir ... Baggoo Baba
Shabbir Rana Shabbir Rana ... Zahir
Ayaz Samoo Ayaz Samoo ... Imtisal
Azlan Shah Azlan Shah ... Neighbour Boy (as Gul Khan)
Hameed Sheikh ... Wahid
Eshita Syed Eshita Syed ... Arzo
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Storyline

When his wife dies unexpectedly, Wahid, a poor train station master of a small, remote town in Pakistan's Balochistan province, must come to terms not only with her death and his own childhood personal demons, but also his complicity in the events that led up to it. He must choose between facilitating a web of corruption involving his own elder brother that might provide him a more comfortable life but which threatens to destroy his beloved railways and morals on the one hand, and saving his estranged son caught in a similar conflict for a better life in the big city on the other. Set against the backdrop of the deliberately engineered decline of the railways system in Pakistan, 'Moor' is a story about the meaning of loyalty - to one's land, one's family and one's principles. Written by Hasan Zaidi

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Land. Family. Principles. Can you remain loyal to all?

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Drama

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Country:

Pakistan | USA

Language:

Urdu | English | Pushto

Release Date:

2015 (Pakistan) See more »

Also Known As:

Morqaye See more »

Filming Locations:

Karachi, Pakistan See more »

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Runtime:

| (revised) | (US)

Sound Mix:

Dolby Atmos (Westrex Recording System)| Dolby Atmos (RCA Sound Recording)| Dolby Atmos

Color:

Color | Color (Pathé Colour)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Moor was previously named as Morqaye. See more »

Alternate Versions

International Version - Mother (87 minutes) See more »

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Stunning
18 August 2015 | by mariapatelSee all my reviews

Thank you Jami for reviving Pakistani Cinema. Moor was an absolute stunner - beautiful shots and amazing storyline. Characterization was immense.

The dialogues are simple yet gripping. My most favourite dialogue from the film is when Ehsan screams and cries and says, "Moorgi ko bula dou, mujhey woh samjha dein gi (Please call my mother, she will make me understand)" - this dialogue perfectly sums up the relationship.

Wahid's character was so powerful that you forget the heartthrob Ehsan at times and want Wahid to speak up. Though have a very conventional ending but were driven to the conclusion in a smooth way. Must watch.


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