Badla trailer: Amitabh Bachchan-Taapsee Pannu film promises to be an engaging whodunit

Badla trailer: Director Sujoy Ghosh presents an engaging thriller starring Amitabh Bachchan and Taapsee Pannu. Produced by Red Chillies Entertainment, Badla releases on March 8.

The trailer of Amitabh Bachchan and Taapse Pannu starrer Badla opens with Bachchan’s voice over, “Badla lena har baar sahi nahi hota, lekin maaf kar dena bhi har baar sahi nahi hota” (It’s not always right to take revenge but it’s also not right to always forgive).

Here, Amitabh Bachchan plays a lawyer, who Taapsee hires for a case. She has been accused of murder, but she insists that she is innocent. There are various versions of the truth here, but it’s this layering of the story that makes it for an engaging thriller.

Watch the trailer of Badla here:

Directed by Sujoy Ghosh, Badla’s trailer gives us just enough to evoke curiousity, and it makes perfect sense in this case. The trailer for a whodunit has to introduce the characters, the basic conflict and push the audience towards different conclusions and Badla checks all the boxes.

In all fairness, the trailer faintly reminds us of Gone Girl vis-a-vis the unreliable narrator.

The film is adapted from an original story by Oriol Paulo. For Hindi cinema, writer-director Sujoy Ghosh has helmed the story.

Produced by Red Chillies Entertainment, Badla releases on March 8.

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‘Watch Badal Gupta seek the truth in Badla trailer’

Sharing the trailer, Badla director Sujoy Ghosh wrote, “Sach wahi hota hai, jo saabit kiya ja sake! He’s here to find the truth from the abyss of lies, watch Badal Gupta seek the truth in #BadlaTrailer: http://bit.ly/BadlaTrailer @SrBachchan @Taapsee @iamsrk @gaurikhan @SunirKheterpal @PuriAkshai @_GauravVerma @redchilliesent @iamazure”

Alongside Amitabh Bachchan and Taapsee Pannu, Badla also stars Amrita Singh and Manav Kaul in key roles.

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