Bollywood Friday: Romantic drama 'Lootera' vs action comedy 'Policegiri'
IBNLive | July 4, 2013, 3:13 pm
This Friday, movie buffs will get to see Ranveer Singh and Sonakshi Sinha's period drama 'Lootera' along with Sanjay Dutt's 'Policegiri'.
Based on O Henry's O 'The Last Leaf', 'Lootera', directed by Vikramaditya Motwane, stars Ranveer Singh and Sonakshi Sinha.
Sonakshi Sinha plays the role of a Bengali girl Pakhi in the film.
The story of 'Lootera' is of an archaeologist called Varun Shrivastav who comes to the village of Manikpur in West Bengal to excavate the temple grounds of the local Zamindar and falls in love with the Zamindar's daughter, Pakhi.
But Varun has a dubious past and he chooses to disappear from Pakhi's life one fine day when love has already blossomed between the two.
Will 'Lootera' be able to strike the right chord with the audiences?
On the other hand, Sanjay Dutt's 'Policegiri' hits the screens.
Directed by K S Ravikumar, the action comedy also stars Prachi Desai.
The film revolves around DCP Rudra (Sanjay Dutt) who gets transferred to a new city which has a high crime ration and Rudra tries to take things in his won hands.
Prakash Raj plays the a local mafia Nagori Subramaniyam in the film.
It is for the first time that Sanjay Dutt has been cast opposite Prachi Desai.
'Policegiri' is Sanjay Dutt's first release since his stint at the jail.