BOMBAY VELVET -Movie Review

RATING: 3.0/5

Directed by-Anurag Kashyap

Produced by-Vikas Bahl and Vikramaditya Motwane

Based on-Mumbai Fables by Gyan Prakash

Starring-Ranbir Kapoor,Anushka Sharma and Karan Johar

Running time-149 minutes

Country-India

Language-Hindi

Budget-₹80 crore (US$13 million)

Bombay Velvet is an upcoming Indian period crime drama film directed and co-produced by Anurag Kashyap, based on historian Gyan Prakash’s book Mumbai Fables. It stars Ranbir Kapoor, Anushka Sharma and Karan Johar in lead roles with Kay Kay Menon, Manish Choudhary, Vivaan Shah and Siddhartha Basu appearing in supporting roles. The film is scheduled for release on 15 May 2015.

Set in 1960s Bombay, the film revolves around the story of boxer Johnny Balraj and aspiring jazz singer Rosie. How their hopes and dreams collide with their individual realities will form the crux of the movie.Ranbir Kapoor and Anushka are playing the lovers whose lives intermingle with the evolution of the city of Bombay through the 50’s to early 70’s. Anushka will be seen in a more retro role, a jazz singer from the 60’s. She has been taking lessons from an Indo-Australian jazz singer to help her get into the skin of the character. Director Anurag Kashyap has chosen Karan Johar to play as primary antagonist. The Story of the movie tells the journey of city Bombay, how it became a Metropolis.

[author image=”http://www.aapkatimes.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/Rashmi-Mishra.jpg” ]I am Rashmi Mishra from S.K. Somaiya college of arts,science and commerce(Mumbai) pursuing BMM in advertising[/author]