Sushant Singh Rajput starrer Detective Byomkesh Bakshy! is all set to hit the silver screens on April 3, 2015. Based on the iconic character Byomkesh Bakshy, the film is this year’s most anticipated action thriller. Right from the brilliant casting to the experienced direction, let’s take a look at five reasons to watch Detective Byomkesh Bakshy!Sushant Singh Rajput’s Awesome Performance: With every passing film of his, this actor has shown sheer dedication and improvement. The will to learn and gain from experience makes Sushant Singh Rajput an outstanding performer. The main reason anyone should opt to watch this film for is definitely for Sushant himself! From his looks in the film to the entire old school vibe in his clothing, it gives him a certain mysterious appeal, which will drive the audience to watch the movie.
The Iconic Byomkesh Bakshi: Created by Sharadindu Bandyopadhyay, Byomkesh Bakshy is a character, which is one of a kind. In the years between 1932-1970 the writer has given us 32 Byomkesh stories to cherish for life in the language of Bengali. The character that was already popular in Bengal then became a nationwide phenomenon when Doordarshan broadcasted the TV series Byomkesh Bakshy starring Rajit Kapur in the lead between 1993-1997. And now, Sushant Singh Rajput is all set to step into the shoes of the iconic character on the silver screen.
Dibakar Banerjee’s Experienced Direction: Director Dibakar Banerjee who has given us multiple hits like Khosla Ka Ghosla, Oye Lucky! Lucky Oye!, Bombay Talkies, Love Sex aur Dhoka and much more has won several national awards for his work. When such an experienced director who is himself a Bengali brings to life the character most loved by his state as well as the country, it is bound to be epic. Dibakar has stated several times that he wanted to make this film since years but is happy that he waited for the right time as he has gained better experience throughout the years.
The Beautiful City Of Kolkata: Detective Byomkesh Bakshy! is set in the era of 1940s and thus has a very old school vibe to the entire film. The makers of the film have captured every essence of the city’s beauty and tried to create an aura to show Calcutta and not Kolkata. From the clothing to the places in the city, the vibrant culture and rich and varied heritage of Calcutta at the time when it was nearly independence time for our country will be portrayed in the film. Still ‘thinking’ on watching it? We suggest a yes, definitely!
The Amazing Storyline: Not only has the director made it a point to look into the nuance elements of the era which is reconstructing the infrastructure, bringing back the glamorous clothes, etc.Dibakar is keen to mark some of the historic events with his film. On 20th December 1943, Japan had launched an aerial bomb attack on Calcutta right on The Great Eastern Hotel. Japan was then on an aerial attack spree and found Calcutta at a disadvantage making it an easy target. The film is set in the backdrop of World War 2 and captures the chaos and horror amongst the civilians. Hero Byomkesh Bakshy will thus deliver a lot of action and thrill for the audience.
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