Prateik Babbar starer Issaq is an Indian
adaptation of William Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet directed by
Manish Tiwary. The story is filmed in Banaras and its neighbouring
areas that are witness to violence unleashed by sand mafia
controlled by urban elite and equally violent retaliation by
The sand mafia is run by two influential Banarasi families,
Kashyaps and Mishras, who are at brutal feud with each other.
Kashyap has an 18-year old, pretty and innocent daughter Bachchi
from his first wife, Bachchi's role is played by Amyra Dastur who
marks her debut in this film. On the other hand, Mishra's son Rahul
(played by Prateik) is a good-looking teenager with predictable
interests for a boy of his background - Girls & Guns!
Things change when the battle-hardened and pleasure-seeking
Rahul and romantic yet head strong Bachchi fall in love.
Disregarding the consequences, the young lovers choose to go ahead
with the diktats of their hearts. What follows is a high octane
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