This week you can look forward to two much awaited new movies in Karachi, from across the border. Kajole and Shahrukh Khan are reuniting on screen after 5 years in Dilwale, a drama-comedy about romance between members of rival families. Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh’s Bajirao Mastani is also being released this week. The romantic film is about the life of Maratha Baji Rao and the struggles he faces with his second wife. Both films promise to be well-made productions, so if you’re in the mood for some romantic, Indian drama, this is your lucky week!
Movies Opening in Karachi:
Bajirao Mastani is an upcoming Indian historical romance film produced, composed and directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali. The film narrates the story of the Maratha Peshwa Baji Rao I and his second wife Mastani. Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone portray the main protagonists, while Priyanka Chopra plays Bajirao first wife.
Dilwale reunites Kajole and Shahrukh Khan after nearly 5 years. The film follows the life of a couple who must overcome the violent conflict between their two families in order to be together. Shahrukh Khan plays the protagonist’s older brother who is fighting to save his own relationship from familial pressure.
Movies Still Showing in Karachi:
In The Heart of The Sea
In 1820, crewmen (Chris Hemsworth, Benjamin Walker, Cillian Murphy) aboard the New England vessel Essex face a harrowing battle for survival when a whale of mammoth size and strength attacks with force, crippling their ship and leaving them adrift in the ocean. Pushed to their limits and facing storms, starvation, panic and despair, the survivors must resort to the unthinkable to stay alive. Their incredible tale ultimately inspires author Herman Melville to write “Moby-Dick.”
The Good Dinosaur
The Peanuts Movie
Life always seems complicated for good ol’ Charlie Brown (Noah Schnapp), the boy who always tries his best against seemingly impossible odds. When the Little Red-Haired Girl moves into his neighborhood, Charlie Brown develops a crush on her. Meanwhile, his best friend Snoopy embarks on an epic adventure in a fantasy world. As a World War I flying ace, the lovable beagle pursues his nemesis, the Red Baron, while also trying to win the heart of a beautiful poodle named Fifi (Kristin Chenoweth).
Jawani Phir Nahin Ani
With al all-star cast, Jawani Phir Nahin Ani is a romantic-comedy based on the story of a group of young friends and their wives. The much awaited film stars Humayun Saeed, Hamza Ali Abbasi, Ahmed Ali Butt, Wasay Chaudhry, Javed Sheikh, Bushra Ansari, Mehwish Hayat, Ayesha Khan, Sarwat Gillani, Sohai Ali Abro, and Omar Shareef. Jawani Phir Nahin Ani is premiering at Neuplex on 2oth September. While the premiere will be a private event, the movie will soon be available for audiences nationwide.