Reel takes inspiration from the real with 'terrrorism sparked suspicion' as the theme of Naseeruddin Shah starrer Shoot On Sight as also in the Leonardo DiCaprio, Russell Crowe movie Body of Lies. Meanwhile, Himesh Reshammiya stars in a re-make of the 1980 classic, Karz.
A remake of 1980 Rishi Kapoor musical, Karz, Himesh Reshammiya starrer Karzzzz, that's right, with four z's hits theatres this week.
Directed by Satish Kaushik, the film also stars Urmila Matondkar. The basic storyline of love, betrayal and reincarnation has been retained with Reshammiya playing the lead role of a lovelorn rockstar.
As for the music, well no prizes for guessing, it's been composed by Reshammiya himself.
After A Wednesday Naseeruddin Shah is back with Shoot On Sight.
Directed by Jagmohan Mundhra, this riveting film is based on the repurcussions of London's July 7, 2005 suicide bombings.
The film follows Tariq Ali a Muslim police officer with the Scotland Yard who is assigned to investigate the case of a suspected Muslim terrorist being shot dead by a police officer. Distrusted by both his British superiors in the London police, and his fellow Muslims, Ali finds himself in a turmoil.
And the theme of world affect by terrorism continues in Body of Lies starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Russel Crowe with Ridley Scott at the helm of affairs.
The film follows Roger Ferris, a covert CIA operative played by Caprio, who uncovers a lead on a major terrorist leader suspected to be operating out of Jordan with the help of local intelligence agency and his boss, Ed Hoffman played by Crowe.
This is a story of trust and distrust as two intelligence agencies work towards netting a terror suspect.