Break Ke Baad, Allah Ke Banday hit screens
Break Ke Baad, Secretariat, Red, Allah Ke Banday and Unstoppable are all set to hit the theatres. Know more about these latest releases.entertainment Updated: Nov 26, 2010 12:07 IST
Break Ke Baad
Director: Danish Aslam
Cast: Imran Khan, Deepika Padukone, Sharmila Tagore, Shahana Goswami, Yudishtir Urs, Lilette Dubey, Naveen Nischol
Synopsis: Abhay Gulati and Aaliya Khan have known each other since they were four years old. Their friendship turned into love at the tender age of 15, when Abhay realises Aaliya is the girl for him.
Aaliya’s life is defined by her burning desire to become an actress and she is unmindful of what or who comes in her way. Abhay who is still unsure about what he wants to do finds himself competing with Aaliya’s incessant plans and projects to fulfill her dreams. While their relationship blooms because of their personality differences, the baggage because of these differences also grows silently.
Things come to a head when Aaliya decides to go to Australia to study and Abhay has to deal with the prospect of a long term relationship, secretly fearing that he will lose Aaliya forever. He takes a leap of faith and they decide to take this time off from each other to figure out what they want to do.
The choices Abhay and Aaliya make from here on tests their relationship.
Director: David Yates
Cast: John Malkovich, Diane Lane, Dylan Walsh, Margo Martindale, Nelsan Ellis
Synopsis: Based on the remarkable true story, Secretariat chronicles the spectacular journey of the 1973 Triple Crown winner. Housewife and mother Penny Chenery (Diane Lane) agrees to take over her ailing father’s Virginia-based Meadow Stables, despite
her lack of horse-racing knowledge.
Against all odds, Chenery-with the help of veteran trainer Lucien Laurin (John Malkovich) manages to navigate the male-dominated business, ultimately fostering the first Triple Crown winner in 25 years and what may be the greatest racehorse of all time.
Director: Robert Schwentkes
Cast: Bruce Willis, Mary-Louise Parker, John Malkovich, Helen Mirren
Synopsis: This action-comedy flick is based on the cult D.C. Comics graphic novels by Warren Ellis and Cully Hamner. Frank (Bruce Willis), Joe (Morgan Freeman), Marvin (John Malkovich) and Victoria (Helen Mirren) used to be the CIAs top agents but the secrets they know just made them the Agency’s top targets.
Now framed for assassination, they must use all of their collective cunning, experience and teamwork to stay one step ahead of their deadly pursuers and stay alive. To stop the operation, the team embarks on an impossible, cross-country mission to break into the top-secret CIA headquarters, where they will uncover one of the biggest conspiracies and cover-ups in government history.
Allah Ke Banday
Genre: Action / Drama
Director: Faruk Kabir
Cast: Sharman Joshi, Faruk Kabir, Naseruddin Shah, Atul Kulkarni, Anjana Sukhani, Rukhsar, Zakir Hussain, Saksham Kulkarni, Suhasini Mulay
Synopsis:Allah Ke Banday is a film that spans the life of two twelve year old boys living in one of the most ruthless slums of India. From delivering drugs for the Mafia to looting people with their transvestite friend, the two aspire to assert their position in this world of crime.
But when they are wrongly convicted for a murder and sent to the Juvenile Reformatory, they discover a World more chaotic and tough to survive in, than the one they left behind. The senior inmates with the participation and permission of the dreadful Juvenile warden, subject the two friends to all kinds of torture to suppress their sense of power.
But not the ones to take it lying down, they start developing a more sinister criminal psychosis instead of reforming and set on a quest for ultimate power. Set free at twenty three, Vijay (the intelligent one with dangerous ideas) and Yakub (the hot headed one) form a gang of teenage boys to rule the slums they were born in. The vicious cycle of life continues.
But life forces the two men to make a decision between choosing their misguided childhood dreams and redemption. Redemption comes, but with a heavy price.
Director: Tony Scott
Cast: Denzel Washington, Chris Pine, Rosario Dawson, Ethan Suplee
Synopsis: The film is a 20th Century Fox drama about a runaway train carrying a cargo of toxic chemicals and pits an engineer and his conductor in a race against time. They’re chasing the runaway train in a separate locomotive and need to bring it under control before it derails on a curve and causes a toxic spill that will decimate a town.
First Published: Nov 25, 2010 16:55 IST