Vishal Bhardwaj is back with yet another riveting tale in the form of Shahid Kapoor, Saif Ali Khan and Kangana Ranaut's Rangoon. After dropping a couple of posters last night, the makers have finally revealed the first glimpse of the film.
High on action and romance, Rangoon is set in the period of World War II in 1944 when India was in the brink of attaining independence. Saif Ali Khan, a movie producer sends his girlfriend Julia (Kangana Ranaut), the reigning queen of Bollywood circa 1940 to entertain the soldiers fighting a war in Burma. Shahid Kapoor, an army man and a freedom fighter is assigned the task of protecting her during the visit. However, the two fall for each other and what follows next is a story of 'love, war and deceit'.
Watch the trailer here...
While Shahid and Saif are at their cinematic best, it's Kangana's feisty avatar that catches the eye more. The period drama boosts of some high production value with some doses of humour element too.
Produced by Sajid Nadiadwala, Vishal Bhardwaj and Viacom 18 Motion Pictures, the thrilling love story ala Casablanca style is slated to release on 24th February, 2017.