Amitabh Bachchan and Emraan Hashmi starrer 2021 mystery thriller film Chehre after having released theatrically is now all set to hit on your small screens.
Chehre revolves around 4 friends and erstwhile cour officials who in a heritage mansion of a remote hill station, reenact mock trails on those strangers who seek accommodation in their strange and frightening house.
After rescheduling the release date many times owing to the corona pandemic, it finally hit the theatres on 27 Aug 2021 and turned out a big disaster but received mixed reviews. Critics bashed the film for the poor screenplay and praised the performances of main leads and the fresh content.
Chehre had its OTT premiere in Sept 2021 on the leading digital service Amazon Prime Video and has an IMDb rating of 6.6 out of 10. From Critics Chehre got mixed to negative reviews Bollywood Hungama gave 3.5 out of 5 stars, The Indian Express 1.5/5, TOI 2.5 out of 5, and Firstpost gave 2.5 out 5 stars to Chehre, they praised the acts of the main leads but bashed the narration and screenplay.
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Chehre was made on a budget of Rs 30 crores and minted around Rs 2.55 crores lifetime collection at the BO. The other reasons for Chehre not running well at the cinemas besides poor writing, could be the fear among people of coronavirus was at the soaring high at that time, theatres running in 50% occupancy and many theatres were even shutdown.
Chehre Tv Premiere
However, the film is now all geared up to have its Tv premiere after OTT and theatrical release. Chehre will be broadcasted on the entertainment channel Sony Max on 19 February 2022 at 8 pm (Saturday).
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Star Cast of Chehre
Amitabh Bachchan essaying the role of a public prosecutor (Advocate Lateef Zaidi), Emraan Hashmi (Sameer Mehra), Annu Kapoor in the role of retd. defense counsel (Advocate Paramjeet Singh Bhullar), Dhritiman Chatterjee (Retired justice Jagdish Acharya).
Raghubir Yadav retired executioner (Hariya Jadhav), Krystle D’Souza in the lead actress role as Natasha Oswal, Samir Soni playing G.S. Oswal, Rhea Chakroborty (Anny Mathews), Siddhanth Kapoor (Joe Cost), and American actor Alexx O’Neill (Richard Alexander)
Chehre is helmed by Rumy Jafry, he also co-wrote the screenplay along with Ranjit Kapoor. It is financed by Anand Pandit under the banner Anand Pandit Motion Pictures and Saraswati Entertainment Private limited.