MUMBAI : Close on the heels of the success of the critically acclaimed and National Award winning film Page 3, director Madhur Bhandarkar’s take on the corporate world in his forthcoming film suitably titled Corporate, has completed its shooting schedule and is poised for a theatrical release on July 7, 2006.Most cast and crew members barring Bipasha Basu in gathered corporate attire at Mayfair Rooms, Worli as producer Sahara One Motion Pictures & Executive Producers Percept Pictures Company, celebrated, the completion of their film.
Corporate is a film tackling the underbelly of the corporate world and an expose of the darker side of the business world that most of us aspire to be part of or already are a part of. It is a story of an ambitious young woman who unfortunately becomes a pawn amidst the power- play between two rival corporate houses.
This film takes a deep insight in the mindset of powerful people and their attempts to find out what makes them tick. It explores the nexus between the corporate and the political world.
The film stars Bipasha Basu and Kay Kay Menon and boasts of talented actors including Rajat Kapoor, Raj Babbar, Harsh
Chhaya,Minissha Lamba and Sameer Dattani.The first look of the film was unveiled along with key marketing imagery that will make its way into the cinemas, shortly.
The music for this film is composed by Shamir Tandon, who has previously composed music for Page 3. The audience was treated to tracks from the films which are a heady mix of racy and soothing numbers sung by talented & renowned singers like Asha Bhosle, Lata Mangeshkar, Kailash Kher, Alisha Chinai, Vasundhara Das & Gary Lawyer.
Corporate is our endeavor to continue giving to the audience a film which is not only innovative in its subject but also a different movie experience. After being associated with films like Page 3, Hanuman, Malamaal Weekly, our focus is on making commercially successful cinema which is loved by the masses and we look forward to Corporate in that regard.” Sandeep Bhargava, COO, Sahara One Motion Pictures said on this occasion.
For Bhandarkar, the film is the second link at his attempt to make a trilogy. “Corporate is a trilogy of three films, which started with Page 3 and will be completed with the release of my next film Traffic Signal. My film will give the audiences across an insight into a world filled with power, money and success. It is a battlefield of power hungry people donned in suits and armed with degrees,” he said.