Further, Ali told that he had thought of making Highway in various ways. His links in the corridors of power make ransom out of the question. Suddenly, her life is swung away from the brocade and jewelry of marriage to the harsh brutality of abduction. Alia Bhatt plays Veera, a rich girl who eventually gets. She concludes that she loves the journey and doesn't want to go back to her family and old life.
Suddenly, her life is swung away from the brocade and jewelry of marriage to the harsh brutality of abduction. Finally, she can see the world around her without all the buffers. Not that my Hindi is that good — far from it. She has developed for her captor. Suddenly, her life is swung away from the brocade and jewelry of marriage to the harsh brutality of abduction. She wishes this journey to.
It is in this captivity that she, for the first time, feels free. But it is important to note that is not some run-of-the-mill hack, and that when he goes awry, it's from having tried something interesting that didn't work, rather than trotting out shopworn banalities. As for the central female lead, I thought I would cast someone with some experience of life, someone who had probably been through some relationships. Initially, the director planned to shoot along Bengal-Bihar-Odisha highway road belt but later opted to shoot along the road highways of , Haryana, , Punjab, and , making the film first of its kind to shoot such. Highway seems like the befitting follow-up for writer-director, Imtiaz Ali, after his previous film Rockstar.
She yells and breaks down as she asks her father why he warned her only about dangers posed by outsiders, while the real threat was from insiders, the people who had surrounded her since childhood. I wouldn't have made it through the first part of this movie and the awful treatment of her without a recommendation to this film. It is not a typical romantic drama, nor an average love story. The complete soundtrack album had a on 24 January 2014. The first time I watched Highway was without subtitles.
The gang is in a panic; the girl is a big industrialist's daughter, his links in the corridors of power make ransom out of the question. Astrange bond begins to develop between the victim and the oppressor. The cinematography was done by. They are at their vulnerable, rugged best. His character opens up and frees himself from the self-imposed shackles towards the end.
Rahman Best Background Score A. It felt very natural to map his character development and feelings toward Veera by his expressions and tone, shifts his words may not have matched, since people often seek to hide feelings with their words, rather than reveal them. But the very next morning, police arrive and, during the chaos, shoot Mahabir, to which Veera reacts emotionally and strongly. A city girl - young, full of life - is on the highway at night. I got totally sucked into this film. Rahman Best Music Director A. Box Office India Trade Network.
You will receive a weekly newsletter full of movie-related tidbits, articles, trailers, even the occasional streamable movie. Have to admit wondered why she would form a bond with her kidnapper, but as her background unfolds, it's clear she feels far more secure, safe, and freer to be herself with him. Apart from the guest invitees, critics were specially invited for the film's screening. Ali and Alia Bhatt promoted the film at an event in ,. A city girl - young, full of life - is on the highway at night with her fiancé. The gang who takes her panic when they find out that her father has links in the. Box Office India Trade Network.
The fiancé, under duress, complies, and per his fears about straying too far from the house at night, when they stop at a gas station, Veera is abducted by masked bandits making an escape. Imitiaz Ali has researched it so well that you can feel the pain, the inappropriate joy. There are, to be perfectly clear, far worse things in life. The ultimate resolution becomes fairly inevitable at a certain point, however much one might wish it to not happen. I agree she could have been up for a best actress award for this film and look forward to seeing more of her.
They are about to get married in four days. Alia Bhatt also did a great job with Veera, going naturally between a young girl, full of zest for life, and the vacant expression that came when she remembered episodes from the past. So if I thought the shot would look better from a higher angle, we could move the equipment faster than if we had a heavy setup. . Gradually, a strange bond begins to develop between the victim and the oppressor. Box Office India Trade Network. Suddenly, her life is swung away from the brocade and jewelery of marriage to the harsh brutality of abduction.