Netflix has released its latest film Choked: Paisa Bolta Hai. The film, directed by Anurag Kashyap features Roshan Mathew, Saiyami Kher, Amruta Subhash, and Rajshree Deshpande. The Netflix release is slated for June 5. Anurag has previously collaborated on Lust Stories, Ghoul, Ghost Stories, and the massive hit Sacred Games.
The film follows around a hapless bank cashier whose life takes an unexpected turn she finds a source of unlimited money in her own kitchen drainage. The woman has big aspirations and decides to cash in on the opportunity, while her husband remains unaware of the situation.
Saiyami Kher had her big Bollywood debut with Rakesh Omprakash Mehra’s Mirzya. Meanwhile, ‘Choked‘ marks the first collaboration of Saiyami Kher, Roshan Mathew, and Anurag Kashyap.
The feature film promises a dark thriller with demonetization as its backdrop. The kind that only an Anurag Kashyap film can pull off. Several filmmakers from the industry including
Nikkhil Advani, Hansal Mehta, and Anubhav Sinha congratulated Kashyap on the film.
This is Anurag’s first exclusive full-length feature collaboration with the OTT platform Netflix. The director’s previous films DevD and Bombay Velvet are also streaming on the platform.
The trailer received praise from all sections of media including audience and critics.
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