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of a teenage boy Manav, and his growing to be an adult with complexities. Manav
is being ridiculed and humiliated by his father, since he develops a
relationship with another boy Fredrick of his age. Manav has feminine interests
that of using lipsticks, bangles etc. Father loses his cool when he catches Manav
sitting with Fredrick. And unfortunately, Fredrick gets killed when father
tries to hit both Fredrick and Manav. Frames move to a decade later, where a
suspended IB officer Vikram (Avinash Dhyani) is troubled since his sister has
gone missing during her trip to Mussorie with her friends. His wife Amruta
(Tulna Butalia) is also a police officer and she stands with Vikram in serach
of his sister and they decide to go to Mussorie. They realize that a huge
network of human trafficking is operating there. What follows thereafter is the
search for Vikram’s sister and also to crack the nexus of human traffickers.
of potential. But the film’s screenplay is messy. The complexities of a teenage
when not handled properly, gets deformed personality could have been explored
in a much better manner. We have seen Prashant Narayanan in such a role and he
is completely wasted in the film. Even the drug mafia, human trafficking
aspects are also not handled properly.
Fredrick is below average, be it its screenplay, story, dialogues, acting,
music etc. You can give a complete miss to this film.