(Saif Ali Khan) and Rajiv (Akshaye Khanna) are half brothers who own a farm in
South Africa. |
horses on their huge estate, these brothers are also the biggest bookies in the
horse racing circuit.
cast of Abbas Mustan's thriller, Race
the elder of the two, is a very shrewd and aggressive businessman. Rajiv on the
other hand, is very laid back and a chronic alcoholic.
(Katrina Kaif) is Ranvir's personal secretary who is in love with him but is unable
to reveal her feelings whilst Ranvir is having a relationship with upcoming model
Shaina (Bipasha Basu).
loves Ranvir but through a twist of fate gets married to his younger brother Rajiv.
When she discovers Rajiv's alcoholic habits, she feels betrayed and her world
too is disturbed, as he had sacrificed his love for Shaina to make his younger
vows to give up alcohol if he gets married to Shaina. But after marriage, Rajiv
breaks all his promises.
a moment of weakness, Ranvir and Shaina become very close to each other, and an
elicit affair evolves.
the younger brother starts suspecting his wife all hell breaks loose.
murder is committed, a contract killing is issued, double crossings become the
order of the day and betrayals are executed at the blink of an eye.
police detective, R.D. (Anil Kapoor) and his assistant, Mini (Sameera Reddy) are
called upon to investigate the murder.
their investigation gathers momentum, there comes a point where you cannot pick
the good from the bad, the evil from the righteous and the tame from the wild.
film moves at a breakneck speed with unexpected twists and turns, making the climax
impossible to predict in this edge-of-the-seat sleek thriller from prolific directors
to be this year's biggest whodunit, the film includes a huge star cast, featuring
Saif Ali Khan, Anil Kapoor, Akshaye Khanna, Bipasha Basu, Katrina Kaif and Sameera
in Durban, the film has some very exciting action sequences with a mix of suspense,
intrigue, stunts and lavish production values.
film is being released in UK cinemas by UTV Motion Pictures based in London.
by Manish Gajjar,
BBC Bollywood Correspondent