A story of one man's search and his will to survive. An action thriller in which Arjun (Akshay Kumar) boards a ferocious ride in a timeless mission. His mission advances when he discovers that the bait to his unsolved puzzle is a sensational young woman Tina (Kareena Kapoor). Before Arjun can get to Tina, she and her father return home to South Africa. Racing against time, while his mother's health deteriorates; he swindles into the world of his subjective targets. He sets off to South Africa, and enters a life of glamour and crime. 'Talaash' takes you through a journey of action, emotion and entertainment keeping you on the edge of your seats.