International Journal of Applied Research
Vol. 2, Issue 8, Part G (2016)
Reel to real life: Life skills lessons for managers from the movie ‘PK’
PK is a fiction comedy film. The movie was directed by Rajkumar Hirani and was produced by Rajkumar Hirani and Vidhu Vinod Chopra. The film stars Aamir Khan in the lead role with Anushka Sharma. The film has gone on to become the highest grossing Indian film of all time and is the first Indian film to gross more than INR 6 billion worldwide. The story revolves around an alien (PK) who comes to the earth for a research mission and lands in Rajasthan, with a locket (Remote) around his neck. In no time, a person snatches away his locked (Remote) and runs away and then the story beings. On one end when we could see fiction, drama, action and comedy in the movie, on the other hand the movie was also successful in showcasing all the ten life skills which are laid down by WHO (World Health Organisation). The case study is an effort to understand how the ten Life Skills can be learnt from the movie and how the managers can incorporate them in their personal and professional life.
How to cite this article:
Syed Kazim. Reel to real life: Life skills lessons for managers from the movie ‘PK’. International Journal of Applied Research. 2016; 2(8): 430-434.