Ittefaq is an upcoming 2017 Indian thriller film, directed by Abhay Chopra and produced by Red Chillies Entertainment and Dharma Productions. The film is inspired from the 1969 film by the same name, directed by Yash Chopra.The film will star Sidharth Malhotra, Akshaye Khanna and Sonakshi Sinha in lead roles.

Synopsis: Dev (Akshaye Khanna), a police officer, is investigating a double murder case that has only two witnesses, who are also the prime suspects. The suspects - Vikram (Sidharth Malhotra), an acclaimed writer, and Maya (Sonakshi Sinha), a young homemaker, have different narratives about the events of that fateful night. Both the stories seem true but there can only be one truth. Dev is torn between the two versions of the story, and will not settle till he finds out what happened that night.

Release Date


Rate This Movie



Related Videos

Film Ittefaq is worthy to watch once for its thrilling elements and Akshay Khanna’s stellar perfor !!

November 03 rd, 2017

Filmmaker Yash Chopra had directed a suspense thriller named Ittefaq in 1969, which had been a first of its kind back then because of its pace, treatment and lack of songs. After a gap of 48 years, Ittefaq is a contemporary adaptation of the 1969 hit of the same name. An adaptation of Yash Chopra's 1969 suspense drama, starring Rajesh Khanna and Nanda, Abhay Chopra retains the theme of the original and infuses his own twists and turns to the tale, which keeps you captivated. 
The movie starts off with celebrated novelist Vikram Sethi (Sidharth Malhotra) being chased on the streets of Mumbai for the alleged murder of his wife Catherine. Vikram takes shelter in a house, only to suspect that the only occupant Maya (Sonakshi Sinha) may have murdered her husband Shekhar.

With cops on his tail for being charged with his wife's murder, Vikram Sethi (Sidharth Malhotra) runs into Maya (Sonakshi Sinha) and manages to get refuge in her house on a rainy Mumbai night. Maya soon learns that Vikram could be a convict on the run so she alerts the cops, who nab Vikram and discover the dead body of her husband Shekhar in the house. Maya accuses Vikram of double murder but Vikram pleads innocence. The case is assigned to officer Dev (Akshaye Khanna), who must decode the mystery in three days.
The trailer of the movie had made us quite curious and being a suspense thriller, the flick didn’t disappoint us at all, as far as the thrill element was concerned. Sidharth and Sonakshi have done a good job, but it is Akshaye Khanna as the cynical cop Dev, who shines in each and every scene that he is a part of. He lends gravitas to the otherwise dreary proceedings. His banter with fellow cop (Mr Tambe) is entertaining.
The movie is fast and the tale is sure to keep you on the edge of your seat. This movie will assuredly be a treat for admirers of the suspense thriller genre. The film also has little touches (like the flickering light in the interrogation room) that enrich the plot. Another division worth mentioning is the cinematography. DOP Michael Luka has done a wonderful job with his camera and the cinematography is simply one of the highlights of the movie.
Like in any good thriller, it is tough to guess the perpetrator till the director chooses to disclose. But, the narrative has forced humour, which doesn’t really attain anything. The humour sure could have been better.
Overall, film Ittefaq is worthy to watch once for its thrilling elements and Akshay Khanna’s stellar performance.

Can't read the image? click here to refresh



Sunny Leone to star in Meena..

Numerous reports have been making the rounds about Meena Kumari's biopic.

Shahid Kapoor voted as..

Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor has been voted the Sexiest Asian Man in the world in an..

I have immense love and..

Film Gold is based on the life of hockey player Balbir Singh Sr, who was in the team that..

Priyanka Chopra gets Mother..

International diva Priyanka Chopra is unquestionably having a great year with she finally..

View All
I had a huge crush on Aishwarya Rai Bachchan while growing up, says WWE superstar Jinder Mahal!

I had a huge crush on..

WWE superstar Jinder Mahal was lately in New Delhi for a WWE show and in a chat with a..

There was a point I started believing that may be a married actress can’t score a hit, says Vidya

There was a point I started..

Bollywood actress Vidya Balan's Tumhari Sulu has received a lot of praise and love from..

Bipasha Basu and Karan Singh Grover's sizzling chemistry in their next 'Alone'!

Bipasha Basu and Karan Singh..

Alone freshly hit the 5-million viewer-ship mark on Youtube and viewers seem to have..

I loved the idea of playing a desi guy with Sunny Leone from 300 years ago, says Rajniesh Duggall!

I loved the idea of playing a..

Ek Paheli Leela is seeing some good buzz rolling around itself and while Sunny Leone is..

Shraddha Kapoor shares her plans for Ganesh Chaturthi!

Shraddha Kapoor shares her..

Ganesh Chaturthi will be more special for Shraddha Kapoor this year. The beautiful..

'Highway' helped me to connect with myself, says Alia Bhatt!

'Highway' helped me to..

From sleeping under the tree to sitting on the road and eating - Alia Bhatt did all..

View All