Last Updated on: January 20th, 2024

Zokkomon (2011 Movie)

“Zokkomon” is a Bollywood superhero film released in 2011. It was produced by Disney India and directed by Satyajit Bhatkal. The film is a unique combination of drama, adventure, and fantasy, and it is targeted at a family audience.

The story revolves around a young boy named Kunal, played by Darsheel Safary, who is an orphan living with his uncle and aunt. He faces a tough life, dealing with mistreatment and neglect from his relatives. However, everything changes when he discovers a magical red cape and a talking toy named Zokkomon.

Empowered by the cape and guided by Zokkomon, Kunal transforms into a superhero with special abilities. He uses his newfound powers to fight against evil and injustice. The film takes the audience on an exciting journey as Kunal embraces his alter ego, Zokkomon, and becomes a symbol of hope and courage for the people around him.

“Zokkomon” received mixed reviews from critics, with praise for its concept and child actor Darsheel Safary’s performance. The film’s visual effects and emotional storytelling were also appreciated. However, some critics found the movie to be too dark and intense for a family-oriented Disney production.

Despite the mixed reviews, “Zokkomon” is remembered for its attempt to explore the superhero genre in the Indian context and its message of empowerment and resilience. The film’s unique blend of fantasy and drama makes it stand out among other Bollywood movies.

Overall, “Zokkomon” offers an inspiring and entertaining experience for both children and adults alike. It showcases the power of imagination and the strength of the human spirit to overcome challenges and adversities. As a Disney India production, the film reflects Disney’s commitment to creating engaging and meaningful content for diverse audiences around the world.

Additional Details


  • Darsheel Safary: Kunal / Zokkomon
  • Manjari Phadnis: Kittu
  • Anupam Kher: Deshraj (Kunal’s uncle) / Dr Vivek Roy


  • Director: Satyajit Bhatkal
  • Music: Shankar–Ehsaan–Loy

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