A look at the movies releasing today
Kyaa Super Kool Hain Hum, Overtime, Aalaap, Ice Age: Continental Drift are the movies that are releasing today. They span various genres from adult comedy to animation to social drama. Here is a look at what these movies are about.bollywood Updated: Jul 27, 2012 00:49 IST
Genre: Adult comedy
Director: Sachin Yardi
Cast: Tusshar Kapoor, Riteish Deshmukh, Neha Sharma, Sarah Jane Dias, Chunky Pandey and Anupam Kher Synopsis: Adi is an aspiring actor who works in tacky tele-shopping network commercials to make ends meet. On a lucky day, he lands up with an ‘itch-guard’ commercial. Adi’s friend, The Dude, as he is popularly called, wants to be a DJ but ends up getting offers only to play at rain dance parties and oldies’ birthday bashes. Adi meets Sia and luck begins to favour him. He starts to to believe that Sia is lucky for him and wants to propose to her. But, soon a twisted turn of events makes the boys run after Siya to retrieve something valuable in her custody. The two embark on a fun-filled road trip to Anjuna, Goa encountering crazy situations, But, once in Goa, more madness unfolds.
Cast: Divya Dutta, Amar Upadhyaya, Aryeman Ramsay, Arzoo Govitrikar, Gauri Karnik, Rituparna Sengupta, Satish Kaushik, Zakir Hussain
Director: Ajay Yadav
Synopsis: Overtime is the story of Khushi who works as a high profile call girl in Mumbai, but dreams of becoming an actor one day. On her way she meets several characters such as Aatre, a corrupt politician, Huda a rich builder, Liza, Huda’s ambitious secretary, Rajeev, a womanising architect and Shankar, film co-coordinator. In the middle of all this is Khushi holds on to her dream of being ana ctor. She struggles to keep her hope alive despite odds. Her journey through all this makes the rest of the film.
Genre: Social drama
Cast: Raghubir Yadav, Vijay Raaz, Omkar Das Manikpuri, Pitobash, Amit Purohit, Abhimanyu Singh, Aabid Shamim, Rituparna Sengupta
Director: Manish Manikpuri
Synopsis: Aalap is a youth-centric film set in Chhattisgarh, with the protagonists being
college students with a passion for music. Shot in the dense forests of Chhattisgarh, Aalaap is the journey of a rock band that aspires to be the voice of the youth, a band that promises to fight violence with music. In a terrain infested with naxalism, these young men try to bring a change to the violent world around them through music.
Ice Age: Continental Drift
Directors: Steve Martino and Mike Thurmeier
Cast: Ray Romano, Denis Leary and John Leguizamo
Synopsis: Scrat’s nutty pursuit of the cursed acorn, which he’s been after since the dawn of time, has world-changing consequences- a continental cataclysm that triggers the greatest adventure of all for Manny, Diego and Sid. In the wake of this upheaval, Sid reunites with his granny and the herd encounters a ragtag menagerie of seafaring pirates determined to stop them from returning home. Manny, Diego and Sid embark upon an adventure after their continent is set adrift. Using an iceberg as a ship, they encounter sea creatures and battle pirates as they explore a new world.
First Published: Jul 26, 2012 18:13 IST