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In the second part of Gangs of Wasseypur, the town of Wasseypur is no more consumed by the raging war between Sardar Khan and Ramadhir Singh. It has spawned a new generation of money squandering lobbyists, turning into foolhardy gangs overnight...bollywood Updated: Aug 10, 2012 01:09 IST
Gangs of Wasseypur 2
Director: Anurag Kashyap
Cast: Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Richa Chadda, Reemma Sen, Piyush Mishra, Tigmanshu Dhulia, Huma Qureshi
Synopsis: In the second part of Gangs of Wasseypur, the town of Wasseypur is no more consumed by the raging war between Sardar Khan and Ramadhir Singh. It has spawned a new generation of money squandering lobbyists, turning into foolhardy gangs overnight. With illegal profiteering through scrap trade auctions over the internet, corrupt government officials, election rigging and hooliganism, the town has got murkier. Everyone wants alliance with the most powerful man of Wasseypur — Faizal Khan. His sole ambition, however, is to annihilate Ramadhir Singh.
The story of vengeance does not just remain between the two families, but engulfs the town as well.
The Bourne Legacy
Genre: Action adventure
Director: Tony Gilroy
Cast: Jeremy Renner, Rachel Weisz and Edward Norton
Synopsis: A new film in the Bourne franchise, the story introduces us to a new hero whose life-or-death stakes have been triggered by the events in the first three films. Actor Jeremy Renner takes over from Matt Damon, who played Jason Bourne in the first three installments. Other newcomers include Rachel Weisz, Edward Norton, Stacy Keach and Oscar Isaac.
Second Marriage Dot Com
Genre: Family drama
Director: Gaurav Panjwani
Cast: Amit Bhimrot, Charu Rohtagi, Kanisha Malhotra, Mohit Chauhan
Synopsis: Akshay, a Delhi-based IT professional, is an only child of single parent Suneel. He wants to get his dad, a widower, married to end his prolonged loneliness. Co-incidentally in Jaipur, Poonam is on the same hunt to find a partner for her mother, Shoma, a divorcee. They track each other through a matrimonial portal named secondmarria-ge.com. After initial refusal, their parents agree to get married. However, life doesn’t turn out as smooth as they’d imagined.
The Cold Light of Day
Director:Mabrouk El Mechri
Cast: Henry Cavill, Bruce Willis, Sigourney Weaver, Verónica Echegui, Caroline Goodall and Rafi Gavron
Synopsis: Will Shaw, a young Wall Street trader, goes to Spain for a weeklong sailing vacation with his family. But, his whole worldturns upside down when his entire family gets kidnapped by a bunch of intelligence agents who are hell-bent on recovering a mysterious briefcase and he is in some way involved in the plot. Will suddenly finds himself on the run as he is confronted by these dangerous agents.
Main Krishna Hoon
Genre: Family drama
Director: Rajiv S Ruia
Cast: Juhi Chawla, Rajneesh Duggal, Namit Shah
Synopsis: This 3D animation film has Bollywood stars Hrithik Roshan and Katrina Kaif making special appearance in the film. The story revolves around a middle class family, where there are a bunch of naughty kids who indulge in many naughty activities. Among them is Lord Krishna, who helps them out whenever they face some difficulty.
First Published: Aug 09, 2012 17:56 IST