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Kalyug (2005) Movie



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Overview

Language
Hindi

Country
(Bollywood) India

Ratings / Votes
6.5/ 10 (909 Votes)

MPAA Ratings

Production Company
Vishesh Films [in] - (as Vishesh Entertainment Ltd.)

Production Designer

All Producers

All Directors

Writers

Release Date
(India) - 9 December 2005

Running Time
126

Tagline
One man's tragedy is another's entertainment... To Hell and Back!

Keywords
actor-shares-first-name-with-character, airplane, conspiracy, false-identity, lawyer, lesbian, loss-of-father, loss-of-husband, one-word-title, pornography, prison, sexual-conspiracy, store, suicide, torture, train, wound,

Technical Support
LAB:Adlabs Films Pvt. Ltd., Mumbai, India
MET:3479.23 m - (14 reels)
OFM:35 mm
RAT:CinemaScope



Related Pictures


See Kalyug Pictures


Full Cast

  1. Amiri, Farid as [Vikram Garewal] <5>
  2. Bhattacharjee, Amitabh as <8>
  3. Dotiwala, Bomie E. as (as Bomi Dotiwalla) <9>
  4. Gupta, Shantanu as <15>
  5. Hashmi, Emraan as [Alibhai] <18>
  6. Karyekar, Yatin as (as Yatin Karekar) <12>
  7. Khemu, Kunal as (as Kunal Kemmu) [Kunal P. Darr] <1>
  8. Mehta, Sandeep as <7>
  9. Oak, Prasad as <13>
  10. Parchure, Atul as <4>
  11. Rana, Ashutosh as [Farid] <17>
  12. Bajaj, Sheena as <14>
  13. Lalwani, Nisha as <6>
  14. Mahava, Sillo as (as Silloo Mahawa) <10>
  15. Shaikh, Nafeesa as (as Nafisa Shaikh) <11>
  16. Shaw, Deepal as [Anita 'Annie'] <2>
  17. Singh, Amrita (I) as [Simi Roy] <16>
  18. Suri, Smiley as (as Smilie) [Renuka] <3>

Genres

  1. Action
  2. Crime
  3. Drama
  4. Mystery
  5. Romance
  6. Thriller

Full Plot

18 years ago, the Darr family, consisting of Pushkaran and his son, Kunal, were forced to leave Kashmir by terrorists, who had forced thousands of other Kashmiri Pandits to be mere refugees in their very own country. Pushkaran and Kunal re-locate to Bombay, where they live in a small room. This is where Kunal grows up, & gets a job at a gym. Then one day, the police knock on his door, informing him that his father had lost his hold from a crowded local train, fallen, and instantly killed. A devastated Kunal arranges his father's funeral, and before he could reconcile to living alone, his relatives contact him from Jammu, informing him that his father had promised to look after a young woman named Renuka. Kunal agrees to fulfill his father's promise. When Renuka arrives, she finds out about the untimely death, and wants to return back, but ticket reservation force her to stay with Kunal for a week. It is this week that changes their lives, for they fall in love and get married. A friend gives them a free hotel room for their honey-moon, and they spend the night getting intimate. They return home thereafter, and it is then that the police arrest them on charges of Pornography, Renuka is coerced into signing a statement implicating Kunal, and when she finds out what she has been done, she kills herself. Alone, devastated, and confused Kunal must now find a way to free himself from the clutches of the police, mourn the passing of his father and new wife, as well as find out who are the person(s) behind his loss and humiliation. The question is will he succeed, or just be another victim? rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com) The film deals with a newly married couple caught on camera at a hotel during their honeymoon. The video is released on the Internet and the bride ultimately commits suicide. The husband, in pursuit of revenge, delves into the world of underground pornography, eventually traveling to Amsterdam and Switzerland to seek out the criminals of the underground pornography industry that profited from the film. gavin (gunmasterM@hotmail.com) Plot not found

Total Business

BT: INR 40,000,000 GR: INR 72,000,000 (India) (17 February 2006) GR: INR 71,800,000 (India) (10 February 2006) GR: INR 71,200,000 (India) (3 February 2006) GR: INR 65,500,000 (India) (13 January 2006) GR: INR 61,100,000 (India) (6 January 2006) GR: INR 54,900,000 (India) (30 December 2005) GR: INR 46,900,000 (India) (23 December 2005) GR: INR 32,300,000 (India) (16 December 2005) OW: INR 32,300,000 (India) (16 December 2005) WG: INR 600,000 (India) (10 February 2006) WG: INR 4,400,000 (India) (13 January 2006) WG: INR 6,200,000 (India) (6 January 2006) WG: INR 8,000,000 (India) (30 December 2005) WG: INR 14,600,000 (India) (23 December 2005)

Movie Certificate

A (India)
15 (UK)

Cinematographers

  1. Narain, Rituraj (director of photography)

Dress Designers

  1. Concessao, Yashpal (as Yash Pal Concessao)

Distributors

Eros International [in] - (2005) (worldwide) (DVD)
Kria [us] - (2005) (USA) (theatrical)
Nimbus [in] - (2005) (India) (all media)

Film Editors

  1. Ali, Akiv

Misc

  1. Annabell (II) (model coordinator)
  2. Ashok (I) (production boy)
  3. Athule, Sadashiv (production controller)
  4. Baksh, Imam (office staff)
  5. Bala (II) (production boy)
  6. Bhatt, Mahesh (I) (presenter)
  7. Chinnibabu, G. (office staff)
  8. Chopra, D.L. (accounts manager)
  9. Das, Nirmal (I) (office staff)
  10. De, Abhishek (VGX producer)
  11. Gadia, Nitin (film in-out)
  12. Gilbert, Roman (accounts manager)
  13. Gossain, Parull (publicist)
  14. Gudade, Raju (office staff)
  15. Himanshu (I) (model coordinator)
  16. Jagtap, Bhau (office staff)
  17. Khan, Raju (choreographer)
  18. Lakda, Bernand (office staff)
  19. Parab, Sanika S. (accountant)
  20. Patil, Sunil (office staff)
  21. Poojari, Tina (office staff) (as Tina Poojary)
  22. Punder, S.K. (legal advisor)
  23. Raju (I) (production boy)
  24. Ravi (II) (production boy)
  25. Sabherwal, Sumit (production controller)
  26. Salian, Nitesh (production assistant)
  27. Sawant, Punam Vinod (accountant)
  28. Singh, Harish (I) (office staff)
  29. Somnath (production boy)
  30. Thapar, Ramesh (business executive)
  31. Vikas (production boy)

Shooting/Filming Locations

  1. Bangkok, Thailand
  2. Central Library, India
  3. Elphinstone College, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
  4. Future Studio, India
  5. Horizon Hotel, India
  6. Hotel Searock, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
  7. Kamalistan Studios, Andheri, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India - (studio)
  8. Mikanos, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
  9. Rodas Restaurant, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
  10. Skyz, India
  11. Switzerland
  12. Temy Terrace, India
  13. Zürich, Kanton Zürich, Switzerland

Trivia

- Originally entitled "Blue Film".

- Debut of child artist Kunal Khemmu and Mohit Suri's sister Smiley Suri.