Sunday, April 20, 2008

Jannat in search of Heaven

Title: Jannat in search of heaven

Producer: Mukesh Bhatt

Director: Kunal Deshmukh

Cast: Emraan Hashmi, Samir Kochhar, Sonal Chauhan, Vishal Malhotra, Javed Sheikh (Pakistan)

Synopsis: The story is losely based on Pakistan’s coach Bob Woolmer’s death but it does not directly depict the coach or any other cricketer. Cricket is the most popular game in the Indian subcontinent. Indians are crazy about cricket. Betting and match fixing is an open secret now. Jannat deals with this subject. The movie’s central character, played by Emraan Hashmi, is an ambitious young man who wants to make money as quickly as possible. He is addicted to making money in card games. His ordinary life turns topsy-turvy after he meets Zoya. Now, more ambitious, Arjun becomes a bookie and then starts to work as a match fixer under a mafia boss. Arjun finally gets what he wants but it comes at a price. Now, he has to chose between his love and money.