Jul 01, 2016 Release Date:
132 min Runtime:
Shorgul is a political thriller loosely based on a real incident. The story is inspired by the 2013 Muzaffarnagar riots. Set in a small town in Uttar Pradesh called Maliabad. It starts with a common love story between Raghu, son of a local politician and a Muslim girl Zainab. However, Zainab is engaged to a man called Salim from her own community. As expected, Raghu is unable to contain his feelings for her. With religion and politics involving in love soon, the story translates into a political drama filled with carnage. The politician Ranjeet Om cleverly exploits the weakness of the communities. On the other side, a senior minister Alam Khan vows to open vengeance If his people are harmed. The two just make provoking speeches to rouse the crowd. It is further followed by more clashes between politicians and religious communities causing chaos across Uttar Pradesh. The story only goes more loud and chaotic with characters dying one after another.
Also Known As:
"Shorgul" for Rent/Buy on DVD and Blu-ray
You can also rent this movie at dvd-netflix.com