This Week is the MI 5 week. Yes, Mission Impossible Rogue Nation is back with Cruise and his stunts. We also have Jaanisaar by Muzzaffar Ali who has brought a similar story of a courtesan on the lines of Umrao Jaan.
Then we have Ritesh Deshmukh and Pulkit Samrat in Bangistaan and lastly there is Southpaw the story of a father and daughter.
MISSION IMPOSSIBLE ROGUE NATION: Directed by Christopher McQuarrie, this is a spy film featuring Tom Cruise, Simon Pegg, Jeremy Renner, Rebecca Ferguson and Alec Baldwin.
The Impossible Mission Force (IMF) has been disbanded and Ethan Hunt (Tom Cruise) is on the run. A series of terrorist attacks are being planned by the Syndicate which is a new under cover organization.The members of the disbanded IMF, get together to unfold the mystery of the Syndicate.
SOUTHPAW: Directed by Antoine Fuqua, this is a sports drama film featuring Jake Gyllenhaal, Racheal McAdams and Forest Whitaker. Billy (Jake Gyllenhaal) is a boxer who gets badly injured during a match and his wife Maureen (Racheal McAdams) and daughter want him to retire.
But Billy does not agree to this and keeps fighting. In a function one evening a brawl leads to killing of Billy’s wife. After this incident Billy gets into drugs, abusing and fights and as a result due to misbehavior the court takes his daughter away from him.
Then he fights many battles for her. Some legal and some mental. He tries to get her back in his life but destiny holds different plans.
JAANISAAR: Directed by Muzaffar Ali, the film features the Pakistani actor Imraan Abbas along with Pernia Qureshi a fashion expert. This is the revolutionary love story of a Prince and a Courtesan set in 1877 in the state of Awadh.
The prince who has been brought up in England and the courtesan who has immense love for Awadh fight two battles simultaneously, one for their love and one for the love of the country.
Along with Imraan and Pernia we also have Muzaffar Ali, Dalip Tahil and Beena Kak in character roles.
BANGISTAAN: Directed by Karan Anshuman, the film features Riteish Deshmukh, Pulkit Samrat and Chandan Roy Sanyal. Two dumb men pretend to be terrorists and get caught in a flood of actions and reactions leading to a series of events.
A satire on terrorism Bangistaan is Karan Anshuman’s debut film in Bollywood.
That’s all for this week… till next week ciao!