Movies hitting theatres today
Box office has heaved a sigh of relief with the success of Housefull and this week is lined up with more impressive biggies - Badmaash Company, Iron Man 2, It's A Wonderful Afterlife and The Last Song. Which of them are you watching tonight?Updated: May 06, 2010 17:30 IST
The scorching summer does not much leave many options of going out. However, cinema is one thing that you will not rule out this week. Not just because of the air-conditioned hall and the tub of butter popcorns but the movies that await you - Badmaash Company, Iron Man 2, It's A Wonderful Afterlife and The Last Song. Which of them are you watching tonight?
Director: Parmeet Sethi
Cast: Shahid Kapur, Anushka Sharma, Meiyang Chang, Vir Das
Synopsis: Four youngsters in 1990s Bombay strike gold in their business - they find a way to beat the system by doing all the wrong things, the right way. But stakes rise and all comes to a standstill one day. They must beat the situation, perhaps for one last time.
Film:It's A Wonderful Afterlife
Director: Gurinder Chaddha
Cast: Shabana Azmi, Shaheen Khan, Goldy Notay, Sally Hawkins, Sendhil Ramamurthy
Synopsis: Mrs Sethi is troubled by the spirits of those she killed by her 'killer curry' for refusing to marry her daughter. The spirits can't be reincarnated until Sethi dies. Sethi has no problem dying, but not before her daughter is married. So now, the spirits get into the act of finding a guy for the over-sized girl.
Film: The Last Song
Director: Julie Anne Robinson
Cast: Miley Cyrus, Liam Hemsworth, Greg Kinnear
Synopsis: A drama centred on a rebellious girl who is sent to a Southern beach town for the summer to stay with her father. Through their mutual love of music, the estranged duo learns to reconnect.
Film: Iron Man 2
Director: Jon Favreau
Cast: Robert Downey Jr, Scarlett Johansson, Mickey Rourke, Gwyneth Paltrow
Synopsis: With the world now aware of his dual life as the armoured superhero Iron Man,
billionaire inventor Tony Stark faces pressure from the government, the press, and the public to share his technology with the military. Unwilling to let go of his invention, Stark, along with Pepper Potts and James 'Rhodey' Rhodes at his side, must forge new alliances - and confront powerful enemies.
First Published: May 06, 2010 17:12 IST