|Directed by||Joydip Mukherjee|
|Written by||Harish Shankar|
|Screenplay by||Pele Bhattacharya|
|Distributed by||Eskay Movies|
Chalbaaz is a 2018 Indian Bengali romantic comedy film directed by Joydip Mukherjee. The film stars Bangladeshi superstar Shakib Khan and Subhasree Ganguly in the lead roles. The cast also includes Rajatabha Dutta, Kharaj Mukherjee, Kazi Hayat, Syed Hasan Imam, Atul Sharma and Ashish Vidyarthi. The film is produced by Eskay Movies. The film is a remake of 2015 Telugu movie Subramanyam for Sale. The film is released in India on 20 April 2018. And Released in Bangladesh on 27 April 2018. The film received generally positive reviews from critics. It topped the box office in its opening week.
The film was also the third collaboration between Shakib Khan and Joydeep Mukherjee pair after huge success of the films Shikari and Nabab and the third collaboration between Shakib Khan and Eskay Movies, second time pairing with Shakib-Subhasree after Nabab.
Raja (Shakib Khan) is a money minded youth who goes to the UK to earn big bucks. One fine day, he comes across Srijata (Subhasree Ganguly) who ditches her family for her long time boyfriend. As time passes by, Srijata gets cheated by her boyfriend big time and is left stranded in the states. Twist in the tale arises when Srijata requests Raja to come along with her to Kolkata and clear the chaos which was created by her elopement. What will Raja do now ? That forms the rest of the story.
- Shakib Khan as Raja Chowdhury
- Subhasree Ganguly as Srijata
- Ashish Vidyarthi as Dada
- Rajatabha Dutta as Raja's Assistant
- Kharaj Mukherjee
- Kazi Hayat
- Mousumi Saha
- Syed Hasan Imam
- Atul Sharma as Competition Judge
- Rene Costa as Airport Security
- Kumud Pant as Chef
- Charlotte Dunnico as Marie
- Tatiana Zarubova as Competition Participant
The soundtrack of Chalbaaz is composed by Savvy, while lyrics of the film songs are penned by Priyo Chattopadhyay. The first song from the movie, the title song "Chalbaaz", is sung by Shadaab Hashmi. The Title song "Chalbaaz" was released as a promotional single on 8 March 2018. the Video Song "Aish Kori" was released on YouTube on 15 March 2018 and was well received by Critics and Audiences. The Third Video Song "Projapoti Mon" was released on YouTube on 23 March 2018 and Tor Premer Brishtite sung by Armaan Malik and Madhubanti Bagchi Released on 29 March 2018.
|Chalbaaz (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)|
|Soundtrack album by|
|1.||"Chalbaaz (Title Song)"||Priyo Chattopadhyay||Savvy||Shadaab Hashmi||04:00|
|2.||"Aish Kori"||Savvy||Savvy||Savvy, Madhubanti Bagchi||03:33|
|3.||"Projapoti Mon"||Priyo Chattaopadhyay||Savvy||Madhushree||04:16|
|4.||"Tor Premer Brishtite"||Anyaman||Savvy||Armaan Malik, Madhubanti Bagchi||03:50|
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