Thursday, May 15, 2008

Emraan Hashmi Says, ‘Jannat’ deals with a different aspect altogether

Emraan Hashmi’s upcoming flick Jannat is going to hit the screen tomorrow. With music of the movie winning the heart of many Bollywood fans, now it is time to check if the movie itself can bring out a box office success. However, there are reports and speculations out in the media that read, the story of Jannat is a copy-cut of Al Pacino starred Hollywood movie Two For The Money (2005).

However, director Kunal Deshmukh and leading male actor Emraan Hashmi do not agree with this kind of remarks. Emraan Hashmi thinks, Jannat is a movie connected to different aspect. To him, it is not only a movie about a bookie and betting, rather it is also a movie about a young couple. This is the debut film for director Kunal Deshmukh, who also denied the speculation that Jannar resembles the Hollywood movie Two For The Money, saying that he did not want to start his directorial career with a copied screenplays.

Sify reported:

"Which is this movie Two For The Money?” asks Emraan Hashmi. “Isn't it a film about a bookie and his mentor, and the conflicts they face in their business? Sorry to disappoint those who believe they have managed to crack the code, but Jannat in not even remotely similar to the Hollywood film."

"Jannat deals with a different aspect altogether. We have tried telling everyone, time and again, through the promos that the film is not just about bookies and betting. It is a story about a young couple—the guy is a go-getter and wants to give his girl everything she desires. For that he is even willing to take an illegal route."

Jannat also stars Sonal Chauhan, the leading female role in the movie. For Sonal Chauhan, this is the debut film. So, the Bollywood fans will be curious to see the performance of Bollywood’s new addition Sonal Chauhan. Produced by Mukesh Bhatt, the movie Jannat is expected to do well in the box office.