Phantom Hindi Movie Overview:
Renowned director Kabir Khan is currently looking forward to his upcoming massive venture, ‘Phantom’ along with the film leads being Saif Ali Khan and Katrina Kaif.
Produced by filmmaker Sajid Nadiadwala, the film will essay the issue on global terrorism wherein Saif will be seen as a secret agent while Katrina will be playing his love interest in the film.
Phantom’s trailer got recently released is garnering curiosity amongst the audience. But it is Hafiz Saaed who is most curious of all and thus want to get film banned in Pakistan.
Phantom film is based on fiction story, but it deals with topic of global terrorism and especially its about aftermath of the 26/11 terror attacks on Mumbai. And its story about novel Mumbai Avnegers.
And Hafiz Saaeed who is Jamaat-ud-Dawa’s chief and he is touted to be the master mind behind the Mumbai attack has approached Pakistan High court of Lahore, and filed a plea which seeks JuD Cheif Hafiz Saeed Wants Saif-Katrina’s Phantom
In Pakistan ban on film release in Pakistan. The petition states that Phantom, Kabir Khan film consist of venom against the Pakistan and the JuD.
The High court justice of Lahore is Shahid Bilal Hassan who has fixed date of 10th August for hearing his petition.
Many of Indian films such as Baby of Akshay Kumar, Ek Tha Tiger of Salman Khan, and Agent Vinod of Saif Ali Khan have been banned in Pakistan.
Phantom movie is about the post-26/11 attacks in Mumbai and global terrorism and is based on Hussain Zaidi’s book “Mumbai Avengers”.
Saif Ali Khan and Katrina Kaif were cast in leading roles, as secret agents/mercenaries. The film earlier had a working title as Daniyal Khan, before being titled Phantom. Saif Ali Khan and Katrina Kaif have reportedly learnt Kurdish and Arabic for their roles.
The film begins with the real footage of 26/11 post which, Jude aka Daniyal Khan, (Saif Ali Khan) an army officer is seen killing a man and getting arrested by the police since he had left behind his team causing them to be dead.
Fast forwarding to the present scenario, when years later, RAW decides to arrest all the people responsible for the attacks. They approach Jude to help them in this mission and in return promise to clear his bad reputation and get a good name in the Indian army.
Nawaz Mistry (Katrina Kaif) plays the role of a former RAW agent who is now a counsellor and supplies arms to refugee camps. She helps Jude in his mission and identify all the culprits behind the attacks.
Phantom Cast and Crew:
Director: Kabir Khan
Producer: Sajid Nadiadwala Siddharth Roy Kapur
Co-Producer: Rajan Kapoor
Saif Ali Khan Katrina Kaif Mohammed Zeeshan Ayyub Sabyasachi Chakrabarty