The Big Bull trailer is at an excellent drawback. It is coming just a few months after Hansal Mehta coated Hansal Mehta’s story in his blockbuster present, 1992 Scam. The critically acclaimed sequence was one of many leisure excessive factors of the 12 months passed by, and now, as you sit down and watch Abhishek Bachchan retrace the identical steps, albeit as Hemant Shah in The Big Bull, you may’t assist however really feel déjà vu.
The Big Bull trailer takes us on the identical journey, impressed by the lifetime of Harshad Mehta, ranging from his humble beginnings, his designs on Dalal Street, his relentless hustle of which insider buying and selling and outright corruption had been an intrinsic half, his superstardom in a slowly liberalising India and his unhappy finish. However, not like Scam 1992, the movie is ‘inspired’ by his life and hides actuality behind a veneer of ‘Bollywood creativity’.
There are some things which are new, automobiles racing down Mumbai’s – sorry, Bombay’s – streets, males being made to take off their garments to examine if they’re ‘the inside man’ and what appears like patently Hindi cinema dialogues.
With Abhishek because the ‘Big Bull’, Ileana D’Cruz performs the journalist out to unmask him. The movie additionally stars Nikita Dutta and Sohum Shah. In an earlier teaser, the movie’s producer Ajay Devgn’s voiceover may very well be heard as he speaks about folks born in humble houses being taught to maintain their goals in examine. “But one man decided to change the game,” he mentioned concerning the protagonist.
On the work entrance, Abhishek was final seen in Ludo and Amazon Prime Video’s Breathe 2. The Big Bull will stream on Disney+ Hotstar on eighth April 2021.