First Look Poster
|Directed by||Dipankar Dipon|
|Produced by||Kaiser Ahammed & Sunny Sanwar|
|Written by||Sunny Sanwar|
|Edited by||Mohammad Kalam|
Tiger Media Limited|
The Abhi Kathachitra
6 October 2017(Bangladesh) 20 Oct 2017 (USA) 27 October 2017(worldwide)
|2 Hours 27 minutes 51 seconds|
Dhaka Attack (Bengali: ঢাকা অ্যাটাক) is a Bangladeshi action thriller film produced by Dhaka Police Paribar Kallayan Samity Ltd., Three Wheelers Ltd. and Splash Multimedia. It features Arifin Shuvoo, Mahiya Mahi, Taskeen Rahman and ABM Sumon in lead roles. It was directed by Dipankar Sengupta and written by Sunny Sanwar. The film was distributed by Abhi Kothachitra and Swapna Scarecrow. A sequel titled "Dhaka Attack Extreme" is now in pre-production
The story centers on the Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) Elite Forces' fierce operation against a terrorist organization, the attack is part of a plot by few foreign intelligence agencies to destabilize the country, in order to destroy the country's defense layers. The film stars Arifin Shuvo as the Assistant Deputy commissioner of DMP, and the in-charge of Bomb Disposal Unit. Sumon played the role of a commander of SWAT Force. The film also features Afzal Hossain as the DMP Commissioner, Shatabdi Wadud as Intelligence officer, and Mahiya Mahi as a news reporter.
- Arifin Shuvo as Abid, Assistant deputy commissioner of DMP Detective Branch, and in-charge of Bomb Disposal Unit.
- Mahiya Mahi as Chaiti, a crime journalist
- ABM Sumon as Ashfaq, In-charge of SWAT Special Forces Commander
- Quazi Nawshaba Ahmed as Ashfaq's wife
- Taskeen Rahman as Zishan, a serial killer
- Shatabdi Wadud as Bangladesh Police Intelligence Unit officer
- Afzal Hossain as the DMP Commissioner
- Alamgir as the Inspector-general of Bangladesh Police
- Syed Hasan Imam as the Minister of Home Affairs
- Farhin Ahmed
- Salini Saibi
- Arka Barua Akash
- Shipan Mitra in a special appearance
- Aryan Ashik as a professional killer
The filming officially began on 29 December 2015 at Pan Pacific Sonargaon. The film was first announced by Three Wheelers Films during early 2015, The film was to be directed by Dipankar Sengupta and Arifin Shuvo and Mahiya Mahi were signed as the lead actors. Riaz Uddin Ahamed Siddique was confirmed to join the cast in September 2015, but later opted out and replaced by ABM Sumon. The movie was shot in Dhaka, Chittagong, Bandarban and Mumbai. The first poster of the film released on 6 October 2017.
The film's costumes were designed by Nazmee Jannat and Sunny Sanwar. Nazmee said in an interview that whole team preferred "a very 'real' look", similar to that of Bangladesh Police, and wore relevant dresses those go with different critical situation throughout the movie.
|Soundtrack album by Adit, DJ Rahat, Dabbu, Autumnal Moon and Arindom|
|Label||Tiger Media Limited|
The soundtrack of Dhaka Attack was composed by Adit, DJ Rahat, Dabbu, Autumnal Moon and Arindom. Indian singer Arijit Singh made his Bangladeshi debut, who has previously sung for India-Bangladesh co-productions.
|1.||"Tikatulir" (Composed by Shahin Kamal)||Motin Chowdhury and Mamun Akand||DJ Rahat & Meer Masum||Motin Chowdhury||04:31|
|2.||"Tup Tap"||Anindya Chatterjee||Arindom||Arijit Singh and Somlata Acharya Chowdhury||04:09|
|3.||"Poth Je Daake"||Asif Iqbal||Adit||Adit||03:45|
|4.||"Dhaka Attack (Title track)"||Satrujit Dasgupta||02:31|
|5.||"Anondopur"||Autumnal Moon||Autumnal Moon||Autumnal Moon||01:47|
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