PINK is an upcoming Indian courtroom drama–thriller film which is scheduled for release on 16 September 2016. Ritesh Shah has written it under the direction of Aniruddha Roy Chowdhury and production of Rashmi Sharmaand & Shoojit Sircar. Amitabh Bachchan, Taapsee Pannu, Kirti Kulhari and Andrea Tariang will be seen entertaining the people. Colour pink signifies Women Empowerment and according to Big B “The film is about women and their strength”. The movie strongly emphasizes that women should stand up for their rights and interestingly the shooting of the film began on International Women’s Day, 2016 at New Delhi.
Deepak (Big B) is a lawyer suffering from bipolar disorder also called manic depression experiences frequent mood swings. The movie reflects India’s social reality and gender norms. The storyline of the movie is Rajveer (Angad Bedi) and his friends get drunk and try to molest Ms Arora (Taapsee) and her roommates (Kirti Kulhari and Andrea Tariang) leading to an accident. Mr. Bachchan plays a senior lawyer who is defending three women charged with attempt to murder. The film revolves around how Deepak fights the girls’ case against the suspects.
The movie mainly depicts about the struggle of victimization ending with a sexual assault or continuing in a court of law. It also takes us through the scenario a survivor has to go through in the house of justice..
According to sources Amitabh Bachchan wandered the streets of New Delhi wearing a costume in which public couldn’t recognise him.
When asked to elaborate the significance of freedom in today’s times ahead of India’s Independence Day, the megastar told IndianExpress.com, “Bharat varsh rape se free ho (Want India to be free of rapes).”
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Nerkonda Paarvai – Tamil
Nerkonda Paarvai ( transl. The Forthright Gaze) is a 2019 Indian Tamil-language legal drama film written and directed by H. Vinoth. Produced by Boney Kapoor, the film is a remake of the Hindi film Pink (2016).
Boney Kapoor’s Tamil remake of Shoojit Sircar’s Pink, the producer is set to collaborate with Dil Raju on the film’s Telugu remake. The yet-untitled project will be helmed by Sriram Venu and will feature Pawan Kalyan.
Telugu remake of the movie is titled as Vakeel Saab with Pawan Kalyan in the lead role. Movie released on 9th April 2021 with an est box office collection of 130+ Crores.