Movies releasing today
This Friday promises a lot of drama and action as three action-packed movies hit the theatres. For those who are looking for Bollywood drama can watch Anup Das' Life Express.entertainment Updated: Sep 17, 2010 10:02 IST
Crank 2 High Voltage
Genre: Thriller/ Action
Director: Mark Neveldine, Brian Taylor
Cast: Jason Statham, Amy Smart, Dwight Yoakam
Synopsis: Chev Chelios survives a fall from the sky, sort of. He's in an unknown location, sedated, while various Chinese are harvesting his organs. His heart is gone, in an ice chest; a temporary in its place. Chev escapes, knowing only the name of the guy with the ice chest. He calls Doc Miles, an unlicensed cardiologist, who tells him there’s only an hour’s life in the artificial heart: keep it charged. Chev needs to find his own heart and get to Doc for a transplant. He starts his time-limited pursuit of shadowy figures, the ice chest, and his heart aided by a stripper, a prostitute, and a pal — constantly needing an electric charge to keep going.
Director: Anup Das
Cast: Kiran Janjani, Divya Dutta, Rituparna Sengupta, Yashpal Sharma
Synopsis: This is the story about a couple whose life’s pace revolves around their respective careers so much so, that they have no time to start a family. The film is also the story of another couple ina avillage, leading a poverty ridden. The film deals with motherhood, love, aspirations and priorities individuals make in their lives, touching upon major societal issues, solutions and trading of human emotions for personal benefits.
Director: Mikael Håfström
Cast: John Cusack, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Franka Potente
Synopsis: An American man returns to a Japanese-occupied Shanghai four months before Pearl Harbor and discovers his friend has been killed. While he unravels the mysteries of the death, he falls in love and discovers a much larger secret that his own government is hiding.
Director: Sona Jain
Cast: Adil Hussain,Sriharsh Sharma, Zoya S. Hassan
Synopsis: Six-year old Shruti knows something no one else does. An alien has come in place of her mother and her real mother has been sent to the Orion Galaxy. While the alien looks just like her mother on the outside, Shruti knows she is completely different from her beloved mother on the inside. Shruti turns to her brother for help but he doesn't believe her. Her father, like always, remains wrapped in work and unavailable to her. Unable to accept the Alien in her home and desperate to be with her mother, the lonely child runs away in search of her mother. What follows is a child's passage to finding her real mother, a man's struggle to save his family and a woman's journey to finding herself.
First Published: Sep 16, 2010 16:26 IST