The film is set in post partition era and centers around Umer Singh (Khan) who raises his fourth daughter (Shome) as a boy.
A typical revenge drama, 'Badlapur' will have Varun Dhawan aging and playing a mid-30s man.
The film has Yami Gautam playing Varun Dhawan's wife in the film.
Varun Dhawan, the boy-next-door, turns mature and dark for Sriram Raghavan's new film 'Badlapur'.
Huma Quereshi dons a glamorous avatar for the film.
The film's graphic scenes of violence have raised quite a few eyebrows.
The plot of the film is intense and intriguing and promises to be high on entertainment in Raghavan's inimitable style,Sunil Lulla, managing director, Eros International Media Ltd, said in a statement.
Nawazuddin Siddiqui plays the antagonist who kills Varun's wife and son in the film.
'Badlapur' also features Vinay Pathak, Radhika Apte and Divya Dutta as well in key roles.
Apart from 'Badlapur', Anup Singh's 'Qissa' also releases this Friday.
The film has been earning awards and rave reviews from international audience at various film festivals this past year. The film features Irrfan Khan, Tisca Chopra, Tilotama Shome and Rasika Dugal.