Bang Bang! is an upcoming Hindi action thriller film which is a remake of the Hollywood film Knight and Day and features Hrithik Roshan and Katrina Kaif in the lead roles performed by Tom Cruise and Cameron Diaz respectively in the original.
Haider is an upcoming Indian drama film which is an adaptation of William Shakespeare's Hamlet, and is set in Kashmir. The film stars Shahid Kapoor in the lead role and Tabu essays the role of his mother who marries her brother-in-law Kay Kay Menon after his father disappears. The film also stars Shraddha Kapoor as the character Arshia, a journalist by profession and character Haider's love interest in the film.
Bang Bang and Haider, both are scheduled to release on October 2, 2014. The first is directed by Siddharth Anand and produced by Fox Star Studios, the latter is co-written and by Vishal Bharadwaj.
With the clash of titans waiting to happen in a months time, media asked Shahid his opinion on the two films releasing the same day, the actor said, ""I saw the promo of Bang Bang and I loved it and I will definitely go and see the film. I wished good luck to Hrithik. It is a five-day weekend, the five-day holiday period is coming after a long time and I think any big holiday weekend is good enough for two films to sustain. Two big films can release (together), there is no problem."
When the Bang Bang's teaser got out, the Haider star took on to the twitter and applauded Hrithik tweeting, "@ihrithik blasting off in style brother ... Bang on!" Hrithik too took to the social networking platform and wrote, "Mere bhai, tugethar blasting we make happen! RT."
A lot of anticipation as been built up as to which movie will do well and which won't. Here is our little information about the two movies that may help you decide better...
Clash Of The Titans
Both Bang Bang and Haider are releasing on the same day, both big budget movies and both stars in their own right. Which movie will audiences prefer to see?
Hrithik Vs Shahid
Though Hrithik has a bigger fan base with Shahid regaining his star value with hit films in the past year, it is tough to know who will walk away with better film.
Katrina Vs Shraddha
Katrina has been reigning the Bollywood trough for a long time while Shraddha Kapoor is a newcomer who is the latest sensation. Who will the audience choose?
Hrithik and Katrina are definitely the most good looking couple you can find in Bollywood but Shraddha Kapoor and Shahid Kapoor's chemistry is no less hot. Which one are you more inquisitive to see on-screen.
Bang Bang is an out and out action film and remake of Hollywood flick Knight And Day, while Haider is drama films based on Shakespeare's Hamlet.
Both are the best dancers in the country, while Hrithik is swaying his hot bod to a peppy beat, Shahid is seen performing authentic dance of Kashmir which is quite difficult.
Role Of Hero
Hrithik plays Rajveer Nanda, a secret agent on the run and Shahid plays Haider, the role of Prince Hamlet in the play.
Role Of Heroine
Katrina is a hot eye candy in the movie who will be seen doing some stunts while Shraddha is playing the role of a journalist of the name Arshia based on the role of Othello in the play.
Bang Bang's music composed by Vishal-Shekar is more peppy and trendy based on the movie they are making while Vishal Bharadwaj has composed more realistic songs for Haider based on the situation and culture adopted in the story.
Siddharth Vs Vishal
Siddharth has previously directed movies like Salaam Namaste and Anjana Anjani while Vishal is a more renowned filmmaker with filsm like Omkara and Kaminey in his kitty.