Half Serious is all about the younger generation and presence of domestic violence in our society. The movie deals with human relationships, love and passion.
The story of the movie revolves around the conservative Dutta family of North Kolkata. In the family, the female members are dominated by male members. Arka is the only male member in the family who believes in equal status for both male and female members of the family.
The movie deals with both real-life characters as well as fictional characters in society. Some male characters in the movie change their attitude towards the female members in the course of time.