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A recounting of the story of infamous British-born terrorist Ahmed Omar Saeed Sheikh, who kidnapped and murdered Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl in 2002.

Director:

Hansal Mehta

Writers:

Mukul Dev (story), Hansal Mehta (screenplay and dialogue)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Rajkummar Rao ... Omar Sheikh
Rajesh Tailang ... General Mahmood
Satwant Kaur Satwant Kaur ... Qaisra Sheikh- Omar's mother
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Blake Allan Blake Allan ... Peter - British Landlord
Keval Arora Keval Arora ... Saeed Sheikh
Sanjiv Chopra ... Maulana Abdulla
Rahul Dhir Rahul Dhir ... Amin
Nisha George
Asif Gillani ... Son
Timothy Ryan Hickernell ... Danny Pearl
Ravi Khanna Ravi Khanna ... Al-Qaeda Leader
Gerald Maliqi Gerald Maliqi ... Pub Goer
Rupinder Nagra ... Maulana Ismail
Jimesh Patel Jimesh Patel ... Shopkeeper
Harmeet Sawhney Harmeet Sawhney ... Abdul
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A recounting of the story of infamous British-born terrorist Ahmed Omar Saeed Sheikh, who kidnapped and murdered Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl in 2002.

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Country:

India

Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

4 May 2018 (India) See more »

Filming Locations:

London, England, UK

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The movie's idea started from 2005, but due to financial reasons the project was postponed. See more »

Alternate Versions

In India, the film was cleared with an A certificate, after a sequence showing Omar Sheikh urinating in prison while the Indian national anthem plays outside, was edited. The national anthem was replaced with a routine background music. Also, his violent sex scene with a woman before embarking on an operation was chopped off. See more »

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Boring n nothing new
14 May 2018 | by TakethispunchSee all my reviews

A recounting of the story of infamous British-born terrorist Ahmed Omar Saeed Sheikh, who kidnapped and murdered Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl in 2002.


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