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Lucknow Central (2017)

Set in a jail in Lucknow, a group of prisoners form a music band.

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Kishan Mohan Girhotra
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Gayatri Kashyap
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Jailer
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Parminder Singh Gill
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Victor Chattopadhyay
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Purushottam Madan Pandit
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Liyakat Ansari
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Veera
Vineet Gill
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Pawan Singh Chaturvedi
Yash Kumar
Sukh Kunwar ...
Pali
Raj Patra
Manish Singh
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The story is set in the backdrop of a jail, with music at its core. Walls might muffle them but cages only reverberate them louder. Situated deep in the heartland of India, within the by-lanes of Lucknow is story of a man who had something to say. Or should we say sing.

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Solid script, good acting by the lead male actor.
15 September 2017 | by (Greenland) – See all my reviews

Kishen Mohan Girhotra (Farhan Akhtar) is a young man who belongs to Moradabad, a city in Uttar Pradesh. One fateful day, Kishen gets accused of murder which lands him in Lucknow Central Jail where he's awaiting his High Court trial for a death penalty. Gayatri Kashyap (Diana Penty), a diligent NGO worker, is compelled to form a "Band of Prisoners" for the band competition which is to be held in the dreaded jail of 'Lucknow Central' that year and this is how Kishen's and her paths cross. Kishen befriends four other inmates........


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