ExMovies: “Shamshera” is an upcoming 2020 Indian action-adventure film starring Ranbir Kapoor, Sanjay Dutt, and Vaani Kapoor. It is produced by Aditya Chopra’s Yash Raj Films. The movie is written and being directed by Karan Malhotra. Set in the 1800s, the film is about a dacoit tribe who took charge of the fight for their rights and independence against the British. Ranbir Kapoor is playing a double role, as the central character Shamshera and his father. Vaani Kapoor is playing a dancer.
Principal photography of the film began on 1 December 2018 and wrapped in January 2020. The film will release on July 31, 2020, in standard and IMAX theaters, coinciding with the Eid al-Adha holiday weekend.
1. Movie Storyline:
Set in the 1800s pre-Independence India, the film is an Indian adaptation of Howard Pyle’s “Merry Adventures of Robin Hood”.
2. Movie Other Information:
- Directed By: Karan Malhotra
- Produced By: Aditya Chopra
- Screenplay By: Karan Malhotra, Ekta Pathak Malhotra
- Story By: Aditya Chopra
- Starring: Ranbir Kapoor, Sanjay Dutt, Vaani Kapoor, Ronit Roy, Iravati Harshe
- Music By: Ajay-Atul, Mithoon
- Production Company: Yash Raj Films
- Release Date: 31 July 2020
- Running Time: 178 minutes
- Country: India
- Language: Hindi