Prince not inspired by Kaante: Vivek Oberoi
Actor Vivek Oberoi is amused by rumours that his action film Prince is 'inspired' by action hits like Kaante, Bourne series and Bond movies.entertainment Updated: Apr 09, 2010 19:18 IST
Actor Vivek Oberoi is amused by rumours that his action film
is "inspired" by action hits like
, Bourne series and Bond movies.
Ever since the first look of
was revealed a few months, tongues had started wagging that it seemed to be 'inspired' from the
Just like the central protagonist of the
films, Vivek's character is shown to be suffering from a total memory loss. Then the focus shifted from Bourne to Bond with gadgets being thrown around and then there were speculations that
was getting into the
zone with a heist taking centre-stage.
is unlike any of the films that you mentioned. In fact the major USP of the film is its unique story idea. Imagine someone who is the world's smartest thief and for whom even a seemingly impossible heist is easy; someone who can steal anything from anywhere. Now imagine again that what would happen to him if someone steals his memory?," he said.
In the past heist films have seen mixed luck coming their way. While
has been the most memorable and successful of the lot, the technology and cinematic quotient too has taken huge leaps over last few years. Has 'Prince' managed to take a step ahead?
is more in the full-on entertainer space of films like
. I can actually call the film as 'Glocal', something which is a great blend of global and local. While the technology and action is truly international with a global look and packaging, at heart
is an absolute Bollywood style entertainer which qualifies for being a
film!," Oberoi, 33, told PTI.