India's Most Wanted (film)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

India's Most Wanted
India's Most Wanted poster.jpg
Theatrical release poster
Directed byRaj Kumar Gupta
Produced by
Written byRaj Kumar Gupta
Starring
Music byAmit Trivedi
CinematographyDudley
Edited byBodhaditya Banerjee
Production
company
Distributed byFox Star Studios
Release date
  • 24 May 2019 (2019-05-24)[1]
Running time
123 minutes[2]
CountryIndia
LanguageHindi

India's Most Wanted is an upcoming Indian Hindi-language action thriller film[3] directed by Raj Kumar Gupta, and starring Arjun Kapoor.[4] The film is about tracking a terrorist in a secret mission and arresting him without firing bullets. This film also deals with a journey of Prabhat Kapoor's (played by Arjun Kapoor) life of action adventure.[5] India's Most Wanted is inspired by the arrest of proscribed organisation Indian Mujahideen (IM) terrorist Abdul Subhan Qureshi, also referred to as India's Osama Bin Laden, in January 2018 by Delhi Police.[6]

Principal photography of the film began in May 2018 and wrapped up in November 2018. The soundtrack was composed by Amit Trivedi, with lyrics written by Amitabh Bhattacharya, and released under the banner Saregama. The film is scheduled for release on 24 May 2019.

Cast[edit]

Production[edit]

The film was announced in May 2018. After the success of Raid, Gupta confirmed that he was working on two scripts. Among them one is a detective crime thriller. Arjun Kapoor was the only choice for the leading role.[7]

Principal photography[edit]

Principal photography of the film began in May 2018. The shooting of India's Most Wanted took place in many places in Bihar like Gol Ghar, Kali Ghat (NIT Ghat) , Kargil Chowk (near Gandhi Maidan) and Bahadurpur Housing Colony.[8] Some portions of the film was shot in Nepal. Principal photography ended in November 2018.[9]

Soundtrack[edit]

India's Most Wanted
Soundtrack album by
Recorded2018
GenreFeature film soundtrack
LanguageHindi
LabelSaregama
Amit Trivedi chronology
Kedarnath
(2018)
India's Most Wanted
(2019)
Mission Mangal
(2019)

The film's soundtrack was composed by Amit Trivedi, with lyrics written by Amitabh Bhattacharya, and released under the banner Saregama.

Track listing
No.TitleSinger(s)Length
1."Akela"Abhijeet Srivastava4:01
2."Vande Mataram"Papon, Altamash Faridi3:42

Marketing and release[edit]

The teaser poster of the film was released on 15 April 2019.[10] Another teaser poster of the film was released on 16 April 2019. The official teaser of the film was premiered on 16 April 2019 by Fox Star Studios on YouTube.[11][12] The official trailer of the film was premiered on 2 May 2019 by Fox Star Studios on YouTube.[13][14] Rajkumar Gupta confirms removal of controversial religious references in India’s Most Wanted.[15]

The film has been certified with runtime of 123 mins by British Board of Film Classification and set to release on 24 May 2019.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Arjun Kapoor begins shooting for India's Most Wanted, announces release date". Hindustan Times. 11 August 2018.
  2. ^ a b India's Most Wanted, British Board of Film Classification, retrieved 20 May 2019
  3. ^ "India's Most Wanted (2019)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved 21 May 2019.
  4. ^ "In 'India's Most Wanted', brain over brawn in hunt for a deadly terrorist".
  5. ^ "All you need to know about 'India's Osama' in Arjun Kapoor's India's Most Wanted".
  6. ^ "India's Most Wanted trailer: Who is the terrorist that inspired the movie?".
  7. ^ "Arjun Kapoor is looking for India's Most Wanted, to play intelligence officer". Hindustan Times. 11 May 2018. Retrieved 15 April 2019.
  8. ^ "Patna an ideal place for film shoot, says Arjun".
  9. ^ "Arjun Kapoor wraps up shooting for Raj Kumar Gupta's 'India's Most Wanted'". Times of India. 12 November 2018. Retrieved 15 April 2019.
  10. ^ "'India's Most Wanted': Arjun Kapoor piques curiosity of his fans with the teaser poster of his next". Times of India. 15 April 2019. Retrieved 15 April 2019.
  11. ^ http://www.newindianexpress.com/entertainment/hindi/2019/apr/16/teaser-of-arjun-kapoor-starrer-indias-most-wanted-out-now-1965045.html
  12. ^ "India's Most Wanted - Official Teaser - Arjun Kapoor - Rajkumar Gupta -24th May 2019". FoxStarHindi on YouTube. 16 April 2019.
  13. ^ https://www.firstpost.com/entertainment/bollywood/indias-most-wanted-trailer-arjun-kapoor-leads-team-of-unlikely-spies-to-hunt-down-a-terror-mastermind-6557021.html
  14. ^ "India's Most Wanted - Official Trailer - Arjun Kapoor - Rajkumar Gupta -24th May 2019". FoxStarHindi on YouTube. 2 May 2019.
  15. ^ "Rajkumar Gupta confirms the removal of controversial religious references in India's Most Wanted". Bollywood Hungama. 20 May 2019. Retrieved 20 May 2019.

External links[edit]