The curiosity which it created after the trailer release where
we got to see a huge lock was simply awesome. Heist films are very
popular in Hollywood than Bollywood. It is quite engaging and keeps
the audience guessing, Happy New Year falls into that
genre with some music and dance added according to Indian
Happy New Year is an action comedy film by Farah Khan.
It has an ensemble cast which includes Deepika Padukone, Abhishek Bachchan, Sonu Sood, Jackie
Shroff, Vivaan Shah and Boman Irani.
The central theme of the movie may be the heist - a formula used
often in Hollywood and Bollywood - but Farah says there are things
that set her movie apart from what the audience has already seen in
the genre. Farah Khan says, "Heist is a genre, it's a formula, just
like love story and romance is a formula...the obstacle lies in how
you make it and how you add your own twist to it."
Whether the movie is all about heist or not, we will get to know
when it releases on October 24. But for now let us see the big
Bollywood movies that was based on heist.
Click on the slides below to know more on Bollywood
movies which was made based on heist...
It is one of best movies based on heist in Bollywood. The film
revolves around a cop and his side kick mechanic who helps to nab
the gang who tries to rob. Dhoom which was out in 2004 was
followed by a sequel Dhoom 2 in 2006 and then another
sequel Dhoom 3 in 2013.
Players featuring Abhishek Bachchan, Sonam Kapoor, Neil
Nitin Mukesh, Bipasha Basu, Bobby Deol, Sikander Kher and Omi
Vaidya in lead roles, while Aftab Shivdasani in a cameo was a
thriller based on heist.
This was an official remake of the Hollywood flick Italian
Tees Maar Khan
This is an official remake of an Italian film, After The
Fox. Akshay Kumar plays the conman who robs a non-stop train
loaded with antiques. Katrina Kaif played the female lead.
This is a thriller heist directed by Neeraj Pandey. The
film featuring Akshay Kumar is inspired by a real-life heist on 19
March 1987 where a group posing
as CBI officers executed an income tax raid on
the Opera House branch of Tribhovandas Bhimji
Zaveri in Mumbai.
This film also has an ensemble cast of Amitabh
Bachchan, Akshay Kumar, Arjun Rampal, Paresh
Rawal and Sushmita Sen is based on a Gujarati play
Andhalo Pato (Blindman's Buff).This film received a lot of
critical accliam and was a big hit.