The trailer of Sanjay Gupta directorial crime thriller Mumbai Saga is out. The movie, set in the Eighties and 90s, chronicles the transformation of Bombay to Mumbai. It stars John Abraham, Emraan Hashmi, Jackie Shroff, Suniel Shetty, Amol Gupte, Prateik Babbar, Gulshan Grover and Rohit Roy.
In the Mumbai Saga trailer, John Abraham’s character Amartya Rao is out on the streets with the motive to rule the metropolis. But it isn’t all straightforward for him with Emraan Hashmi’s cop dogging his each step. Before releasing the trailer, John Abraham had shared his character poster on Instagram the place he described the movie as, “The one who wants to RULE at all costs Vs The one who wants to STOP him, no matter what #MumbaiSaga begins in cinemas on 19th March.”
The Mumbai Saga teaser earlier launched John as a gangster who “rose from the streets of Bombay to rule Mumbai” whereas Emraan as a cop who “rose from the ghettos of Bombay to stop” his character, Amartya Rao.
Filmmaker Sanjay Gupta, who has movies like Shootout at Lokhandwala, Jazbaa, Kaabil, Musafir and Zinda to his credit, appears to have as soon as once more created an intriguing drama for film buffs.
Mumbai Saga was initially supposed to launch in June 2020, however after the cinema halls had been shut throughout the pandemic, the launch was delayed. There was additionally hypothesis that the makers had been contemplating a digital launch. Gupta, nonetheless, believed that his gangster saga is finest considered on the 70mm display. He had written on Twitter, “And the more we see it & experience it every day the more convinced we are that it needs THEATRES. #MumbaiSaga.”
Claiming that Mumbai Saga is his most formidable film until date, Gupta stated in a press release, “25 years, 17 films later I had to give my audience something bigger and better. Mumbai Saga is by far my most ambitious film which needed a visionary producer. And I am grateful to Bhushan Kumar for putting his faith and might in it. It is one story that needs to be said on screen.”
Produced by T-Series and White Feather Films manufacturing, Mumbai Saga is slated for a launch on March 19.