MOVIE TIME – Lootera, Policegiri, The Lone Ranger, The Iceman & Despicable Me 2

Since I was a kid I used to wonder how movies are made, who are these people who act in the films. I would be so traumatized if a hero would die in a movie and then would be shocked to see him back alive again in another movie. Amazing it was and movies always held their charm in my life. Now times are different and we all know that the hero does not die.

Well, whatever the times the fun of seeing a movie in the theaters has been the same over the years. So here I am with Movie Time to let you know the releases in India this week.


1950s in their prime in Lootera

The first release is – LOOTERA:

A period romance drama film, directed by Vikramaditya Motwane, the movie has Ranveer Singh and Sonakshi Sinha in lead roles. Music by Amit Trivedi has already touched the audience with ‘Saanwaar Lun’, ‘Shikayaten’, ‘Monta Re’ and ‘Zinda’ doing very well. Produced by Phantom Films and Balaji Motion Pictures it seems like a movie we can look forward to.

Ranveer & Sonakshi In Lootera

Ranveer & Sonakshi In Lootera

Set in Kolkata and the old charm of Dalhousie the movie takes you back into time. A story of love, revenge, betrayal, redemption set in the 1950s. The movie as the director said is only inspired by O Henry’s Last Leaf, it is not an adaptation.

Director: Vikramaditya Motwane | Producer: Ekta Kapoor, Shobha Kapoor, Anurag Kashyap, Vikas Bahl | Story: Vikramaditya Motwane | Starring: Ranveer Singh, Sonakshi Sinha, Arif Zakaria, Adil Hussian | Music: Amit Trivedi

The next release is – POLICEGIRI:


Mind It – Sanjay Dutt in Policegiri

And there he is full on as he says, “Aadmi apne kaam se pehchana jaata hai, naam se nahin. DCP Rudra, born in Mumbai, brought up in India.” Mind it as he comes to blow your top off.

Policegiri is Sanjay Dutt in full action. A Bollywood action comedy movie, produced by T.P.Aggrawal and Rahul Aggarwal and directed by K.S.Ravikumar. It is a remake of 2003 Tamil film Saamy by Hari.

Director: K.S.Ravikumar | Producer: T.P.Aggarwal and Rahul Aggarwal | Story: Hari | Starring: Sanjay Dutt, Prachi Desai, Prakash Raj, Om Puri and Rajpal Yadav | Music: Himesh Reshamiya and Anjjan-Meet Brothers.

The Lone ranger

Armie Hammer & Johnny Depp In The Lone Ranger

The next release is – THE LONE RANGER:

Walt Disney is back with Jerry Bruckheimer with The Lone Ranger. The trailers promise a good action packed movie which keeps you on the edge on the seat with popcorn in your hand. Directed by Gore Verbinski the cast includes Johnny Depp as Tonto the native Indian spirit warrior and Armie Hammer as the Lone Ranger.

As they fight with guns on horses and take us back into the Western set up of native Indians and Cowboy culture will Johnny Depp come out of his Capt. Jack Sparrow image?

Director: Gore Verbinski | Producer: Gore Verbinski and Jerry Bruckheimer | Starring:  Armie Hammer, Johnny Depp, Tom Wilkinson and Ruth Wilson | Music: Hans Zimmer.

The next release is – THE ICEMAN:

The Iceman

Michael Shannon as Richard Kuklinski in The Lone Ranger

The Iceman releases in India this week. Based on the true story of Richard Kuklinski the movie is about an employee of a Film laboratory who gets sucked into mafia and becomes a notorious contract killer, who then kills over a 100 people and his family has no clue about his profession. A crime thriller directed by Ariel Vromen, The Iceman is a story of a cold blooded killer and a family man trying to balance out the two.

Director: Ariel Vromen | Producer: Ehud Bleiberg and Ariel Vromen | Starring: Michael Shannon, Winona Ryder, Chris Evans and Ray Liotta.

The last release is – DESPICABLE ME 2:

Despicable Me 2The sequel to Despicable Me, directed by Pierre Coffin and Chris Renaud, Despicable Me 2 is an animated comedy adventure film. Gru is recruited by the Anti-Villian League and has to deal with a powerful new super criminal. A father who turns hero or villain? We see as it releases this week.

Director: Pierre Coffin, Chris Renaud | Producer: Illumination Entertainment | Starring: (Voice Overs by) – Steve Carell, Russel brand, Miranda Cosgrove and Kristen Wig.

This comes to an end of the Movie Time this week. G Caffè shall be back before you know it with another episode next week … same time same place … don’t you miss on me folks. Enjoy the weekend and relax.

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