After giving fans a taste of patriotism with films like BABY, AIRLIFT, SPEICAL 26, HOLIDAY – A Soldier Is Never Off Duty and GABBAR IS BACK, Akshay Kumar is back with yet another promising patriotic film RUSTOM, inspired from a real incident of Nanavati murder case.
The trailer looks gripping, intense and gives a feel of romantic thriller with a touch of patriotism.
Set in 1959 Mumbai, it showcases the sensational case of a naval officer, who was held in court for killing his wife's lover. The film carries the tag line ‘3 shots that shocked the nation' and suggests to be power-packed with suspense and thriller.
Akshay looks dapper and smart in white Indian Navy uniform. The plot of the film looks colorful and appealing. In fact, the trailer of RUSTOM gives a brief synopsis of the movie and the audience can easily make out the entire story line while watching the trailer. Nevertheless, the way Akshay's character has been portrayed, it certainly seems to be intriguing and raises the inquisitiveness.
Both the ladies Ileana D'Cruz, who plays Akshya's unfaithful wife, and Esha Gupta, who will be seen playing Ileana's beau Arjan Bajwa's sister, look ravishing and seems to take us surprise by their acts.
The film is directed by debutant Tinu Suresh Desai and co-produced by Neeraj Pandey. RUSTOM will release in theatres on August 12 alongside Hrithik Roshan's MOHENJO DARO.