Mumbai, Apr 10 (): Sequel to the 2008 popular family drama Bhoothnath, Bhoothnath Returns starring Amitabh Bachchan, child actor Parth Bhalerao along with Boman Irani and Anurag Kashyap is expected to have the same fun and entertainment quotient as its sequel. The film has Shah Rukh Khan doing a brief role while Ranbir Kapoor is doing a cameo appearance.
Produced by Renu Ravi Chopra and Bhushan Kumar Krishan Kumar, ‘Bhoothnath Returns’ is directed by Nitesh Tiwari, the Chief Creative Officer in Leo Burnett and also one of the directors’ of ‘Chillar Party’. The film releases on April 11.
The makers of the movie say Bhoothnath Returns is entirely different from its sequel. It is like a political satire in which a ghost takes on a corrupt politician by fighting elections against him. Boman Irani is doing the antagonist role who is dared by Amitabh Bachchan.
The plot of the movie is based on past against future, good against evil and weak against powerful. The friendly ghost will take a dig at Boman Irani, a corrupt politician. It looks Big B’s return as Bhoothnath along with the powerfully talented child actor Parth as Akhrot will make an attempt to see a change in the country.
The sequel looks very promising as it is about elections and the movie is also releasing in the appropriate season. So far Bhoothnath Returns has produced great buzz through its excellent music, especially, the Yo Yo Honey Singh number has created a lot of expectations about the film.
Exhibitor-distributor Akshaye Rathi said there are many reasons to say “Bhootnath Returns” is a promising film. Its director has given a great entertainer through his last venture and so his latest venture will also surely have all the fun elements. Next, superstar Amitabh, who is perhaps the biggest icon of Hindi cinema has come together with the production houses that have given the audience very entertaining films.