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Omerta (2017)

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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
Tareeq Ahmed Khan ... Priest trainer
Ravi Khanna Ravi Khanna ... Al-Qaeda Leader
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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In an interview Rajkummar Rao said that this movie is Hansal Mehta's and his biggest and most important project. 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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Outstanding
26 July 2020 | by himanishchakrabortySee all my reviews

Rajkummar Rao you are fabulous. And Hansal Mehta saab, what a master director you are๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜


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Country:

India

Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

4 May 2018 (India) See more »

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Omerta See more »

Filming Locations:

London, England, UK

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