“3 Idiots” is a 2009 Indian coming-of-age comedy-drama film directed by Rajkumar Hirani and written by Hirani and Abhijat Joshi. It was inspired by the novel “Five Point Someone” by Chetan Bhagat. The film stars Aamir Khan, Kareena Kapoor, R. Madhavan, Sharman Joshi, Omi Vaidya, Parikshit Sahni, and Boman Irani.
The story follows the lives of three engineering students – Farhan Qureshi (R. Madhavan), Raju Rastogi (Sharman Joshi), and Ranchoddas “Rancho” Chanchad (Aamir Khan) – who attend the Imperial College of Engineering. Farhan and Raju are roommates and close friends, while Rancho is a mysterious and eccentric genius who becomes their friend.
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The three friends struggle with the rigid and oppressive education system at their college, which is focused on rote learning and grades rather than creativity and innovation. Rancho is particularly frustrated with the system and often clashes with their strict and demanding college director, Viru Sahastrabudhe (Boman Irani).
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Despite their struggles, the three friends remain close and continue to support each other throughout their college years. Farhan and Raju begin to develop feelings for their fellow student, Pia (Kareena Kapoor), who is also the daughter of Viru Sahastrabudhe. Rancho, meanwhile, is focused on developing a new and innovative project that he believes will change the world.
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As they approach graduation, the three friends face a major crisis when Rancho suddenly disappears. Farhan and Raju begin a search for their friend, and eventually discover that he has returned to his hometown in the mountains. They travel to the remote village and find Rancho, who is now living a simple and contented life as a school teacher.
Rancho reveals to them that he had become disillusioned with the education system and society’s focus on grades and material success, and decided to leave it all behind to pursue his true passion of teaching and helping others. Farhan and Raju are inspired by Rancho’s decision and begin to re-evaluate their own lives and priorities.
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The movie received positive reviews from critics and audiences alike, and was a commercial success. It was considered one of the Best Indian Movie of all time and praised for its strong performances, direction, and message about the importance of following one’s passions and dreams.