A Wednesday : a film on terrorism
After a long time, two great actors of Bollywood, Naseerudin Shah and Anupam Kher are coming together in a film titled A Wednesday, which is releasing on September 5.
This film has been directed by Neeraj Pandey and produced by Anjum Rizvi and Shital Bhatia under the banners of Anjum Rizvi Film Company, UTV Motion Picture and A Friday Filmworks.
The star cast also includes Rajesh Shringapure, Jimmy Shergill, Aamir Bashir, Deepal Shaw and Gaurav Kapoor.
The story of the film deals with the incidents and events that occur between 2.00 pm and 6.00 pm on a particular Wednesday in Mumbai.
Prakash Rathod (Anupam Kher) a police officer in Mumbai receives call from an anonymous terrorist (Naseerudin Shah), who says that bombs have been planted across the city and if he wants to save the lives of innocent people, the police have to release four militants who are in custody. Initially, Prakash agrees to the exchange offer. Soon, he realizes that the released militants pose a much higher danger to the people in future.
Prakash, then, makes plans to tackle this crisis in his own way. While trying to trace the caller, he meets Naina Roy ( Deepal Shaw), a budding TV reporter, who has also been tipped by an anonymous caller about the imminent threat of bomb blasts.
A Wednesday is a thriller with loads of suspense and some fast action.