A look at the movies releasing today
Today is a lean Friday for Bollywood. Himmatwala is the only Hindi movie releasing today. Apart from Himmatwala, we take a look at the movies releasing this week.bollywood Updated: Mar 29, 2013 01:32 IST
Cast: Ajay Devgn, Tamannaah, Paresh Rawal, Mahesh Manjrekar, Adhyayan Suman and Zarina Wahab
Director: Sajid Khan
Synopsis: A remake of the 80s’ Bollywood cult hit of the same name, Himmatwala is the story of an honest temple priest, who takes on more than he can handle when he bears witness to a murder and gives evidence in a court of law against a powerful landlord in his village. The landlord bribes his way to freedom and engineers a ploy to ruin the priests’ reputation and his status among his peers in the village. Ashamed of his tarnished reputation, the priest commits suicide and leaves his wife and young children to face the atrocities of the evil landlord. The son flees the village and travels to Mumbai to make a life, but returns years later to avenge the shame that was caused to his family.
G.I. Joe: Retaliation
Director: Jon M Chu
Stars: Bruce Willis, Channing Tatum, Dwayne Johnson along with D.J. Cotrona, Byung-hun Lee, Adrianne Palicki and Ray Park
Synopsis: Framed for crimes against the country, the GI Joe team is terminated by the President’s order, and the surviving team members face off against Zartan, his accomplices, and the world leaders he has under his influence. The Joes struggle to manage to save themselves from these forces that threaten to jeopardise their very existence.
First Published: Mar 28, 2013 17:35 IST