With the induced lockdown due to the deadly contagion Covid-19, life has come to a halt and entertainment industry has been highly disrupted undoubtedly. With theatres being completely shut, new releases have shifted their base to OTT platforms and thankfully, netizens can subscribe to different online platforms and watch new releases from the comfort of their homes.
As per reports in The Indian Express,Torbaaz, featuring Sanjay Dutt in the lead role, will hit exclusively on Netflix. Touted to be an action-thriller, the Girish Malik directorial venture will feature Dutt essaying the role of an army officer. The movie also features Nargis Fakhri, Rahul Dev, Pransh Chopra and Humayoon Shams Khan in prominent roles.
The film narrates the story of a man who transforms the life of a few kids in a refugee camp with the game of cricket. Sanjay Dutt wrote on Twitter, “A man rises from personal tragedy to lead a group of children from a refugee camp to victory, transforming their lives through the game of cricket. It’s almost time to play.”
Sanjay Dutt last appeared in war drama Panipat in the role of Ahmad Shah Abdali. His other recent films include Prassthanam, Kalank and Saheb, Biwi Aur Gangster 3.
Besides Torbaaz, other films which will see the light on Netflix in the coming weeks include Ludo, Raat Akeli Hai, Dolly Kitty Aur Woh Chamakte Sitare, Bombay Rose, Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl, Tribhanga – Tedhi Medhi Crazy, Kaali Khuhi, Serious Men, Class of ’83 and AK Vs AK.