December 31, 2010 8:32:15 pm
Will Justice prevail?
Producer: Ronnie Screwvala
Co-producers: Zarine Mehta,Deven Khote and Siddharth Roy Kapoor
Associate producers: Rucha Pathak and Manish Hariprasad
Director: Raj Kumar Gupta
Screenplay and dialogues: Raj Kumar Gupta
Music: Amit Trivedi
Cast: Rani Mukerji,Vidya Balan,Neil Bhoopalam, Rajesh Sharma,Mohammed Zeeshan Ayub,Bubbles Sabharwal,Yogendra Tikku,Geeta Sudan,Shireesh Sharma and Samara Chopra
Jessica,a young attractive model gets shot dead while trying her hand at bartending because she refused to serve a drink after closing hours.
Her sister Sabrina (Vidya Balan) and investigative television journalist Meera Gaity (Rani Mukerji) run from pillar-to-post to get the accused Manish,the son of a prominent politician,behind the bars. They put in all their available resources to outwit him at his own game.
The film,a fast-paced thriller,is director Raj Kumar Guptas interpretation of the Jessica Lal murder case and revolves around Sabrinas and Meeras relentless struggle in their pursuit for justice.
Director Raj Kumar Gupta says: The months that I spent writing the story were the most difficult. The material was very sensitive and I had to bring it in the realm of cinema. I was not sure whether I would be able to do justice to the spirit of the story. But,I took it as a challenge. The film is my interpretation of the events.
Rani Mukerji,who plays a feisty scribe in the film,uses cuss-words,foul language and is also seen smoking in the film.
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