Today is Shekhar Kapur’s 76th birthday. The talented director has made few films in Bollywood but all… Massom (1983), Mr India (1987), and Robber Queen (1994) – are all memorable and beautiful pieces of cinema. He left his mark on Hollywood as well. Unfortunately, the director is notorious as he has abandoned or left several works in the middle of the road. and in some cases, the films were stopped due to external factors. Some of them saw the light of day when other directors stepped into his shoes. However, there were some films that were never made after the film ran into problems. Such a movie is Time Machine, starring Aamir Khan. Not much is known about the film other than that it starred in the science fiction zone. Recently, veteran artistic director Bijon Das Gupta revealed some interesting details about the film and its plot.
Bijon Das Gupta created the sets and designed the production Time Machine. He revealed that as the title of the film suggests, the protagonist, played by Aamir Khan, goes back in time to look for his parents, with the essay by Naseeruddin Shah and Rekha. Bijon Das reportedly said that “Time Machine it was Back to the Future with an Indian touch “.
Interestingly, in one of the scenes in the film, Aamir Khan’s character meets Amitabh Bachchan before he becomes a superstar. According to Bijon Das Gupta, Aamir crashes into Amitabh at a bus stop. He tells Big B that in the future, he will become a huge star. Amitabh is having a hard time at this point and is surprised by this prediction. Aamir’s character later arranges Amitabh’s meeting with blockbuster writer Salim-Javed and helps Big B bagging Zanjeer (1973), the film that changed the course of his career.
It’s not just that. Bijon Das Gupta shocked the readers as he admitted that in another scene, Aamir Khan travels to the time of Mahabharata! He even watches Lord Krishna’s conversation with Arjun at the start of the epic war in Kuruksetra. Bijon Das said Time Machine was to be created in 1992, at a time when BR Chopra’s Mahabharat TV show was still fresh in people’s minds. Therefore, the creators were sure that this particular piece would have helped attract moviegoers.
Bijon Das Gupta added that almost 10 or 10 of his wheels Time Machine were shot. According to him, the producers of the film had problems due to which it got stuck. Shekhar Kapur reportedly tried to revive the film in 2008 with Ranbir Kapoor. Unfortunately, Sekhar’s attempt was in vain.
A video on stage is available and this is the only look that fans of this movie can see. In the video, Shekhar Kapur reveals that a scientist creates a time machine through which the protagonist, played by Aamir, travels in time to meet his parents. He also adds that his idea was to make it like a musical with a mix of music from the 1960s and 1990s.
In the video, it also comes to light that the late Vijay Anand impersonates the scientist who develops the time machine. Aamir reports that Raveena Tandon, Paresh Rawal and Rohini Hattangadi also joined the cast.
What is interesting to note is that, however, Time Machine It could never be done, Aamir has used or plans to use some of his elements in his next films. Bollywood Hungama had revealed that in his long-awaited film, Laal Singh Chaddha, his character meets Shah Ruk Khan when he had not become a star. He seems to be in the lines of Aamir and Amitabh Bachchan Time Machine. Similarly, Mahabharata was a passionate play for Amir Khan and he even admitted that he wanted to make a big film about the epic one day.
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