Our friend from the movies is back with the list of attractions this week. Disney’s most loved animation THE LION KING returns with a photorealistic computer-animated remake in English, Hindi, Tamil and Telugu. A comedy of errors – JHOOTHA KAHIN KA and a drama FAMILY OF THAKURGANJ
THE LION KING (Hindi)
The Hindi version of the American musical drama by Jon Favreau, in its photorealistic computer-animated avatar of the 1994 timeless classic of the same name, features King Khan Shah Rukh Khan as the voice of Mufasa, SRK’s son Aryan Khan as Simba, Ashish Vidyarthi as Scar, Shreyas Talpade as Timon, Asrani as Zazu and Sanjay Mishra as Pumbaa.
Major Highlights : SRK as Mufasa with his son Aryan as the beloved Simba giving voiceover in a Disney’s real action animation by THE JUGLE BOOK fame Jon Favreau.
JHOOTHA KAHIN KA
A comedy of errors by Smeep Kang – the master of comedy of errors in Punjabi cinema – CARRY ON JATTA (2012), LUCKY DI UNLUCKY STORY (2013) etc. The Punjabi filmmaker makes his Bollywood debut with this movie which will have Rishi Kapoor coming on screen after fighting a brave battle with cancer along with Sunny Singh, Omkar Kapoor, Jimmy Sheirgill, Lillete Dubey, Manoj Joshi in pivotal roles.
Major Highlights : Rishi Kapoor will be seen after a hiatus caused due to the deadly cancer which he fought bravely. A comedy of errors.
FAMILY OF THAKURGANJ
A drama directed by Manoj K. Jha, and produced by Ajay Kumar Singh, Starring Jimmy Sheirgill and Mahie Gill in lead roles.
Major Highlights: The SAHIB BIWI AND GANGSTER pair returns in a drama set in the hinterland.
THE LION KING (English)
The 2019 American musical drama by THE JUGLE BOOK fame Jon Favreau, is a photorealistic computer-animated remake of Disney's traditionally animated 1994 film of the same name. The film stars the voices of Donald Glover, Seth Rogen, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Alfre Woodard, Billy Eichner, John Kani, John Oliver and Beyoncé Knowles-Carter, as well as James Earl Jones reprising his original role as Mufasa.
Major Highlights: Disney’s most loved animation THE LION KING returns in real action animation by the THE JUGLE BOOK fame Jon Favreau. James Earl Jones comes back as Mufasa and pop goddess Beyonce Knowles-Carter as Nala give s a new dimension and croons as well. Elton John’s classics from the original are retained as well.